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  1. Buccaneers' defense has been surging

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- In a 2-9 season, it's hard to pick out bright spots for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. But there has been one area where the Bucs have been trending up for the last month or so: defense. Since Week 8, the defense, which was ranked last i...

    Blog | November 26, 2014
  2. Buccaneers collapse in epic fashion

    Pat Yasinskas

    CHICAGO -- A few weeks ago, Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith playfully said that his team would make an "epic climb" at some point. You want epic? The Bucs delivered an epic collapse Sunday. For a team that has lost in just about every wa...

    Blog | November 23, 2014
  3. 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
  4. Bucs look to keep pass rush clicking

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- The Tampa Bay Buccaneers' pass rush had its best outing of the season during Sunday's victory at Washington. Now comes the challenge of keeping it at that same level the rest of the season. The Bucs had a season-high six sacks again...

    Blog | November 20, 2014
  5. Bucs have pass rush, coverage working together

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- In recent weeks, Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith and defensive tackle Gerald McCoy have talked several times about how the team's pass rush and coverage combos weren't matching up. On Monday, that changed. Smith talked about ...

    Blog | November 17, 2014
  6. Finally, a dose of Buc Ball for Tampa Bay

    Pat Yasinskas

    LANDOVER, Md. -- Ever since he was hired in January, we've heard Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith talk about "Buc Ball." For the first nine games of the season, it looked as if the definition of that was to go out and play bad football. If t...

    Blog | November 16, 2014
  7. No tears from Bucs QB Josh McCown

    Pat Yasinskas

    LANDOVER, Md. -- Observed and heard in the locker room after the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' 27-7 victory against Washington at FedEx Field: Although it seemed impossible after what happened last Sunday, quarterback Josh McCown opened his session with t...

    Blog | November 16, 2014
  8. Gerald McCoy turns to Warren Sapp for help on double teams

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- In his role as the second coming of Warren Sapp, Buccaneers defensive tackle Gerald McCoy faces a lot of double-team blocking. So who better to turn to than Sapp for advice on how to handle it? That's what McCoy did a couple days...

    Blog | November 13, 2014
  9. Buccaneers are a broken record

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- In their eighth loss of the season, something new happened for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The team's most powerful voice was silenced. And the coach, who usually paints a pretty picture, wasn't even trying. Let's start with coach ...

    Blog | November 10, 2014
  10. Revised prediction: Tampa Bay Buccaneers

    Pat Yasinskas

    Buccaneers reporter Pat Yasinskas revises his prediction at the midway point of the season: Preseason prediction: 8-8 Revised prediction: 4-12 Why the Buccaneers will finish worse: I admit I bought into the hype the Bucs were selling about w...

    Blog | November 07, 2014
  11. Lovie Smith sticking with his ways

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- The story is a big part of Tampa Bay Buccaneers' lore and it suddenly has become relevant again. Back in 1996, first-year coach Tony Dungy got off to a slow start and was drawing criticism from fans on his offensive and defensive sc...

    Blog | November 06, 2014
  12. Bucs want to heal scars from previous Atlanta meeting

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- As the Tampa Bay Buccaneers get ready to host the Falcons on Sunday, they've had to face a lot of questions about their previous meeting with Atlanta. You might remember that 56-14 Atlanta victory in which the Bucs got humiliated on...

    Blog | November 06, 2014
  13. Midseason report: Tampa Bay Buccaneers

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- The Lovie Smith era has started about as poorly as possible. Smith and general manager Jason Licht came in saying they were in a "win-now" mode because they didn't feel it was fair to ask Tampa Bay Buccaneers fans to be patient. They w...

    Blog | November 05, 2014
  14. Buccaneers need to be angrier about losing

    Pat Yasinskas

    CLEVELAND -- It should have been said long ago. But it didn't come until after the Tampa Bay Buccaneers lost 22-17 to the Cleveland Browns at FirstEnergy Stadium on Sunday. And naturally it came from the most powerful voice in the Bucs' locker roo...

    Blog | November 02, 2014
  15. W2W4: Buccaneers at Browns

    Pat Yasinskas

    Five things to watch in Sunday's game between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Cleveland Browns. Bobby Rainey. It looks as if there's a good chance Doug Martin will miss the game with an ankle injury. Even if he does play, he'll be limited. Rainey is ...

    Blog | November 01, 2014
  16. Buccaneers aim for more takeaways

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- One of the reasons the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have the 32nd-ranked defense in the league has been a failure to come up with takeaways. The Bucs have only 10 (four interceptions and six fumble) recoveries. "We've got to take the bal...

    Blog | October 31, 2014