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  1. Samuel: Ryan on par with Brady, Rodgers

    Pat Yasinskas

    Whenever negotiations for a contract extension turn serious, Atlanta quarterback Matt Ryan and his agent might want to send a thank-you note to cornerback Asante Samuel. Appearing on "First Take" on Thursday, Samuel, who won two Super Bowl champi...

    Blog | May 02, 2013
  2. NFC South afternoon update

    Pat Yasinskas

    Time for a swoop through some odds and ends from around the NFC South: ATLANTA FALCONS In this "First Take" video, Atlanta wide receiver Roddy White ranks the top five teams in the NFL. As you might expect, White puts the Falcons at No. 1. He a...

    Blog | April 10, 2013
  3. Roddy White: Super Bowl or bust

    Pat Yasinskas

    The guy who I think is the most entertaining player in the NFC South got some national air time Wednesday and he didn't disappoint. Atlanta wide receiver Roddy White joined "First Take" and had some pretty strong comments about the state of the Fa...

    Blog | April 10, 2013
  4. 'First Take' on Moon's comments on Newton

    Pat Yasinskas

    Hall of Fame quarterback Warren Moon said there's a troubling racial undertone to the criticism of Carolina quarterback Cam Newton. "I heard somebody compare him to Vince Young," Moon told Yahoo! Sports. "It's the same old crap -- it's always a c...

    Blog | October 24, 2012
  5. Call It: Cam Newton or Andrew Luck?

    Pat Yasinskas

    On Thursday, we showed you the First Take debate on if Andrew Luck or Cam Newton will have the better career. Now, let's add another layer to this argument. NFL Network draft analyst Mike Mayock said he would take Luck over Newton. Mayock went on ...

    Blog | February 17, 2012
  6. Brooks' media career continues to branch out

    Pat Yasinskas

    Posted by's Pat Yasinskas Another week, another media gig for Derrick Brooks. Brooks I just heard the former Tampa Bay linebacker sign on as a co-host on Sirius NFL Radio for the first time. He...

    Blog | September 22, 2009
  7. Brooks starting career in television

    Pat Yasinskas

    Posted by's Pat Yasinskas Derrick Brooks' next career stop will be television. Brooks Brooks is joining ESPN2's First Take as an analyst and is scheduled to work mostly on Thursdays and Fridays....

    Blog | September 16, 2009
  8. Video: Bucs' Winslow excited for 'fresh start'

    Pat Yasinskas

    New Bucs tight end Kellen Winslow talks about missing OTAs, changing times in Tampa Bay and how the quarterback competition is affecting the offense on ESPN's First Take....

    Blog | July 01, 2009
  9. Buccaneers need offensive overhaul

    Pat Yasinskas

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Take a look at the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' first four possessions of Sunday's second half. They tell the story of the season. After taking a 10-9 lead into halftime, the Bucs came out firing blanks in the third quarter. They went ...

    Blog | December 14, 2014
  10. 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
  11. Tampa Bay Buccaneers rookie report

    Pat Yasinskas

    With rookie camp over, it's time to take a look at where Tampa Bay's draft picks stand. Wide receiver Mike Evans. The first-round pick had a stellar rookie camp. The Bucs are expecting Evans to be an instant starter opposite Vincent Jackson. Ti...

    Blog | May 20, 2014
  12. 2014 NFL draft: O-linemen by the numbers

    Pat Yasinskas

    It's hard to find statistics on offensive linemen. But, thanks to STATS, we've got some. It's possible the Tampa Bay Buccaneers could take an offensive lineman with their first-round draft pick. So let's take a look at the top three linemen in the...

    Blog | May 07, 2014
  13. Stock watch: Tampa Bay Buccaneers

    Pat Yasinskas

    With the first minicamp over, let's take a look at whose stock is on the way up and whose is on the way down. FALLING Carl Nicks. Although the team had said before the minicamp that there was optimism Nicks would be ready to go, he wasn't. He s...

    Blog | April 28, 2014
  14. NFLN survey/player safety: Bucs

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- In our ongoing NFL Nation survey, it's time to visit questions that players were asked to answer with true or false. Let's take them one at a time. First off, players were asked to say true or false to whether they'd play in the Sup...

    Blog | January 27, 2014
  15. Eagles at Buccaneers by the numbers

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- With some help from ESPN Stats & Information, let's take a by-the-numbers look at Sunday's matchup between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Washington Redskins. The Bucs are 0-4 for the first time since 2009, when they started 0-7. If ...

    Blog | October 11, 2013
  16. Quick hits on the Atlanta Falcons

    Pat Yasinskas

    Let's take a quick run through the headlines on the Atlanta Falcons: Linebacker Brian Banks added another layer to his unique story Thursday night. His mother was able to see him play football in person for the first time since he was in high scho...

    Blog | August 30, 2013