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  1. Revisiting my 2014 predictions

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. - Back at the start of the season, all the NFL Nation reporters did predictions. Now that the Super Bowl is over, let's go back and take a look at how my predictions held up. The good: I came within one team of nailing the AFC playoff ...

    Blog | February 04, 2015
  2. Will Buccaneers make the 2015 playoffs?

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- The Super Bowl is over, so there's only one thing to do -- start looking ahead to the 2015 season. That's precisely what Mike Sando did in this Insider post. Sando projected the six playoff teams from each conference. He also lists ...

    Blog | February 02, 2015
  3. Stock watch: Buccaneers

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- Now that the Super Bowl is over, we enter a quiet period until the new league year starts in March. But teams are busy evaluating last season and making plans for the 2015 season. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers already are deep into this ...

    Blog | February 02, 2015
  4. Brad Johnson: 'No wrongdoing' with footballs

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- As the fallout continued from the New England Patriots allegedly deflating footballs in the AFC Championship Game, former Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Brad Johnson admitted he played a role in altering footballs before Super Bowl X...

    Blog | January 21, 2015
  5. Buccaneers should alter scheme for Marcus Mariota

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- The more I watched Marcus Mariota in Thursday night's Rose Bowl, the more convinced I became that the Oregon quarterback can fit nicely with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. I went into the game thinking Mariota was a product of Oregon's u...

    Blog | January 02, 2015
  6. Bucs will have close eye on Rose Bowl QBs

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- It's unlikely that what happens in Thursday's Rose Bowl firmly will make a decision for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, but it's going to be a piece of the puzzle. As you may have heard, the Bucs have the No. 1 overall pick in the NFL dra...

    Blog | January 01, 2015
  7. Bucs wise to pass on Senior Bowl

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- The Buccaneers had a chance to coach in the Senior Bowl. They wisely declined. In other years, the Bucs likely would have jumped on the opportunity. Coaching in the Senior Bowl is a chance to work closely with potential draft picks....

    Blog | December 31, 2014
  8. Bucs need franchise QB with No. 1 pick

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- The most important game for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers this week might not be their season-ending 23-20 loss to the New Orleans Saints on Sunday. Instead, it might be the Rose Bowl on New Year's Day. General manager Jason Licht wil...

    Blog | December 28, 2014
  9. Pro Bowl system unfair for Lavonte David

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. - Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith frequently calls Lavonte David the best outside linebacker in the NFL. So why was David once again overlooked when the Pro Bowl selections were announced Tuesday night? It's simple. It also i...

    Blog | December 25, 2014
  10. 2015 Pro Bowl: Buccaneers' Gerald McCoy chosen but Lavonte David ...

    Pat Yasinskas

    SELECTED Gerald McCoy, DT, third Pro Bowl selection: McCoy was selected largely because he has a team-high 8.5 sacks. He's a force in the middle for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as a pass-rusher and he played part of the season with a broken hand. But...

    Blog | December 23, 2014
  11. A Pro Bowl pitch for Gerald McCoy

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- It remains to be seen if Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive tackle Gerald McCoy will be named to his third straight Pro Bowl when the selections are announced Tuesday night. But McCoy got a very big plug from quarterback Josh McCown on ...

    Blog | December 23, 2014
  12. Lovie Smith sees injustice with Pro Bowl format

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- Toward the end of what usually is a short press conference, Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith got philosophical Friday afternoon. It came as he was discussing linebacker Lavonte David, who was not selected for the Pro Bowl last...

    Blog | December 12, 2014
  13. W2W4: Buccaneers at Bears

    Pat Yasinskas

    Five things to watch in Sunday's game between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Chicago Bears: Lovie's homecoming: Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith coached the Bears for nine seasons and took them to a Super Bowl. Smith has been downplaying the significanc...

    Blog | November 22, 2014
  14. Know the enemy: Joe Flacco

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- The Baltimore player the Tampa Bay Buccaneers were talking about most as they get ready for Sunday's game with the Ravens was quarterback Joe Flacco. Flacco, who has a Super Bowl title under his belt, is off to a solid start this se...

    Blog | October 10, 2014
  15. Fact or fiction: Defense

    Pat Yasinskas

    As we wait for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to open training camp, let's play a little fact or fiction on the defensive side of the ball: 1. Lavonte David will earn a Pro Bowl berth this season. Our take: Fact. Justify it: Let's be brutally hone...

    Blog | July 16, 2014
  16. Are Bucs behind NFC South?

    Pat Yasinskas

    I did a radio interview Monday with former Carolina Panthers general manager Marty Hurney. That got me thinking back to 2003 when Hurney built a Super Bowl team. Led by Julius Peppers and Kris Jenkins on an awesome defense, the Panthers ran the ba...

    Blog | July 15, 2014