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  1. Mel Kiper Jr. re-grades Bucs' 2014 draft class

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- ESPN NFL draft expert Mel Kiper Jr. gave the Tampa Bay Buccaneers a B+ on their class right after the 2014 draft. In this ESPN Insider story , Kiper has re-graded the 2014 draft and has given the Bucs a different grade. I think y...

    Blog | January 23, 2015
  2. Mel Kiper Jr.: Marcus Mariota needs time to develop

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. - ESPN draft expert Mel Kiper Jr. said Wednesday that a team drafting Oregon's Marcus Mariota would need a "bridge" quarterback. "You have that in Tampa," Kiper said in a conference call with the national media. "You have that at Tenne...

    Blog | January 21, 2015
  3. Looking at defensive playing time

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- Even though he missed two games at the end of the season due to injury, linebacker Lavonte David still played more snaps than any other Tampa Bay defensive player. According to ESPN Stats & Information, David was on the field fo...

    Blog | January 09, 2015
  4. Looking at offensive playing time

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- When it came to playing time for Tampa Bay's offense in 2014, tackle Demar Dotson was the team's iron man. Dotson participated in a team-high 922 snaps, according to ESPN Stats & Information. Here's a position-by-position breakd...

    Blog | January 09, 2015
  5. Tampa Bay Buccaneers name Dirk Koetter new offensive coordinator

    Pat Yasinskas

    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have named Dirk Koetter the team's new offensive coordinator, a source told's Pat Yasinskas.

    Story | Conversation | January 08, 2015
  6. McShay: Winston is better prospect than Mariota

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- Although his first mock draft had the Tampa Bay Buccaneers taking Marcus Mariota with the first overall pick, ESPN draft expert Todd McShay said Tuesday that the Oregon quarterback is not the best prospect. "[Florida State quarterba...

    Blog | January 06, 2015
  7. Numbers tell story of Josh McCown's drop-off

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- The good people at ESPN Stats & Information passed along some numbers that put quarterback Josh McCown's season into perspective. McCown was brought to Tampa Bay, in large part, due to his play in 2013 with Chicago. Playing for ...

    Blog | December 30, 2014
  8. A loss could be a win for Buccaneers

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- The folks at ESPN Stats & Information just passed along the breakdown of what the Buccaneers need to do to clinch the first pick in the 2015 draft. It's pretty simple -- the Bucs will clinch the top spot if they lose to New Orle...

    Blog | December 23, 2014
  9. Buccaneers on pace for No. 1 pick

    Pat Yasinskas

    At long last, there's a bit of good news for Tampa Bay Buccaneers fans. There's an upside to being 2-12. If the 2015 NFL draft was held today, the Buccaneers would own the first pick, according to ESPN Stats & Information. The Bucs are one of ...

    Blog | December 15, 2014
  10. Bucs' loss by the numbers

    Pat Yasinskas

    DETROIT -- Let's turn to ESPN Stats & Information for some statistical nuggets on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' 34-17 loss to the Detroit Lions on Sunday. Entering Sunday's game, Tampa Bay quarterback Josh McCown had far more success throwing to r...

    Blog | December 08, 2014
  11. Bucs on pace for No. 2 draft pick

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- When a team is 2-10, all its fans have to look forward to is next year's draft. That's the case for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, but there is some good news on that horizon. The folks over at ESPN Stats & Info have put together a c...

    Blog | December 02, 2014
  12. Mike Evans by the numbers

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- Let's turn to ESPN Stats & Information for some perspective on Tampa Bay Buccaneers receiver Mike Evans' huge game in Sunday's victory against Washington. Evans had seven catches for 209 yards and two touchdowns. Those numbers m...

    Blog | November 17, 2014
  13. Power Rankings: Bucs worst in NFL?

    Pat Yasinskas

    ESPN's weekly Power Rankings are out and, as you might have guessed, the results aren't pretty for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. They're No. 31. The bright side is the Bucs are not No. 32. That spot belongs to Jacksonville. But I think you can make...

    Blog | September 23, 2014
  14. Bucs rank last in utilizing play-action pass

    Pat Yasinskas

    There have been many things missing from Tampa Bay's offense in the first three games of the season. But let's turn to ESPN Stats & Information to isolate one specific area. Anyone want to take a guess at how many play-action passes the Bucs h...

    Blog | September 23, 2014
  15. Bucs heavily invested in defense

    Pat Yasinskas

    Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith prides himself on putting together teams with good defenses. That comes with a heavy price. The Bucs have $64.7 million of this year's salary cap tied up in defensive players, according to ESPN Stats & Inform...

    Blog | June 16, 2014
  16. Lovie Smith doesn't mind Edwards' prediction

    Pat Yasinskas

    ESPN analyst Herm Edwards caused a bit of a stir recently when he picked the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to play in the Super Bowl this season. A lot of coaches are superstitious and don't like to hear grand predictions for their team. But Tampa Bay coac...

    Blog | June 12, 2014