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  1. 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
  2. Season in review: Linebackers

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- We continue our position-by-position breakdown of the 2014 season with the linebackers. Coach Lovie Smith likes to call Lavonte David the best outside linebacker in the game. He might be right. David is at least among the best playe...

    Blog | January 07, 2015
  3. 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
  4. Mason Foster doesn't want to leave Buccaneers

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. - Middle linebacker Mason Foster wants to stay with the Buccaneers, but it remains to be seen if that will happen. Foster, a four-year veteran, can become an unrestricted free agent after the season. "I definitely want to stay in Ta...

    Blog | December 24, 2014
  5. Danny Lansanah out to show Packers they were wrong

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- In a season in which he finally has shown he belongs in the NFL, it's only fitting that Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Danny Lansanah gets a chance to play against the Green Bay Packers. The Packers are Sunday's opponent for Tampa ...

    Blog | December 18, 2014
  6. 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
  7. Bucs' Danny Lansanah could have future at middle linebacker

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- In an otherwise dismal season, linebacker Danny Lansanah has been a bright spot for the Buccaneers. He could be an even brighter spot in the future. Coach Lovie Smith said Monday that Lansanah, who has played all three linebacker sp...

    Blog | December 09, 2014
  8. Lavonte David evaluated for concussion

    Pat Yasinskas

    DETROIT -- Seen and heard in the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' locker room after their 34-17 loss to the Detroit Lions. Linebacker Lavonte David left the game in the second half and was evaluated for a possible concussion. Coach Lovie Smith said after the...

    Blog | December 07, 2014
  9. Bucs without four injured starters

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will be without four starters for Sunday's game with Cincinnati. All-Pro linebacker Lavonte David, who said Friday he was confident he would play despite a hamstring injury, headlines a list of significant i...

    Blog | November 30, 2014
  10. Bucs LB Lavonte David confident he'll play Sunday

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. - Buccaneers linebacker Lavonte David said he's confident he'll be able to play Sunday against Cincinnati. David, who missed last Sunday's game with Chicago with a hamstring injury, took part in Friday's practice. David said sitting ou...

    Blog | November 28, 2014
  11. Lavonte David out for Buccaneers

    Pat Yasinskas

    CHICAGO -- The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will be without All-Pro linebacker Lavonte David against the Bears on Sunday. David has a hamstring injury and didn't practice Thursday or Friday. It's likely that Brandon Magee or Orie Lemon will start in Da...

    Blog | November 23, 2014
  12. Lavonte David misses practice

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Lavonte David missed practice Thursday because of a hamstring injury. David was limited in Wednesday's practice, but was given the day off Thursday. "Lavonte hasn't missed a practice since I've bee...

    Blog | November 20, 2014
  13. Lovie Smith: Nothing but fond memories of Chicago

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. - On a conference call with the Tampa Bay media, Chicago linebacker Lance Briggs paid Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith one of the highest compliments you'll hear in football. "[Smith is] going to tell you from Day 1, he's going to treat ev...

    Blog | November 19, 2014
  14. Buccaneers bring in competition at punter

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- We generally don't bring you every practice squad move. But we're making an exception today because this one could have some implications. The Bucs signed punter Jacob Schum to their practice squad, while placing linebacker Jeremy G...

    Blog | November 14, 2014
  15. Bucs need to start talking with their play

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. - Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith frequently gets compared to Tony Dungy. That's understandable because Dungy was the coach when Smith first joined the Bucs as linebackers coach back in 1996. They share similar personalities and...

    Blog | October 27, 2014
  16. Bucs' Lavonte David has history with Vikings' Teddy Bridgewater

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. - If Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Lavonte David and Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater cross paths on Sunday - which they almost certainly will - it won't be the first time. When David was a senior at Miami's Northwestern High, B...

    Blog | October 24, 2014