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  1. Mike Evans eager to see Johnny Manziel in action

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- Tampa Bay Buccaneers receiver Mike Evans needs to set the recording device on his television for Sunday afternoon. Without knowing the full NFL schedule, Evans said he was anxious to see former college teammate Johnny Manziel make h...

    Blog | December 10, 2014
  2. Tampa Bay Buccaneers stock watch

    Pat Yasinskas

    FALLING Carl Nicks. Nicks and the Bucs say he'll be ready for training camp. But there's plenty of room for skepticism. Camp is six weeks away and Nicks has yet to start running. Austin Seferian-Jenkins. The NCAA rule that prevents players from...

    Blog | June 16, 2014
  3. Adrian Clayborn poised for big year

    Pat Yasinskas

    If I had to pick a Tampa Bay player that's in for a breakout season, I'd go with defensive end Adrian Clayborn. The guy was a first-round talent coming out of college in 2011. He showed some promise as a rookie, but his past two seasons have been ...

    Blog | June 05, 2014
  4. Mike Biehl named scouting director

    Pat Yasinskas

    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers continued overhauling their front office Friday, announcing that Mike Biehl has been selected as the director of college scouting. Biehl spent the last 13 years with the San Diego Chargers, serving first as a regional scou...

    Blog | May 23, 2014
  5. Plan B for the Buccaneers?

    Pat Yasinskas

    Virtually every mock draft I've seen recently has the Tampa Bay Buccaneers taking either a wide receiver or a quarterback. Texas A&M's Mike Evans is the popular pick among receivers, and his college teammate, quarterback Johnny Manziel, has be...

    Blog | April 30, 2014
  6. Coach's report sold Bucs on Banks

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- When rookie Johnthan Banks did an admirable job covering Detroit receiver Calvin Johnson on Sunday, coach Greg Schiano wasn't surprised. In fact, Banks' performance backed up a scouting report by his college coach. "That's the gu...

    Blog | November 28, 2013
  7. Buccaneers avoiding 'rookie wall'

    Pat Yasinskas

    TAMPA, Fla. -- Earlier this week, Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Greg Schiano gathered all his rookies for a meeting. "I sat them down and said 'OK, your college season is over,'" Schiano said. "And they looked at me kind of puzzled and I said "Yeah, ...

    Blog | November 08, 2013
  8. Ron Rivera not pleased with camp finish

    Pat Yasinskas

    The Carolina Panthers wrapped up training camp Tuesday, but not in the manner coach Ron Rivera wanted. "We slowed down at the end, and unfortunately I think the guys were thinking about (Interstate 85)," Rivera said. "But the beginning of practice...

    Blog | August 13, 2013
  9. Around the NFC South

    Pat Yasinskas

    Time for a run through the morning headlines from around the division: ATLANTA FALCONS General manager Thomas Dimitroff believes in drafting guys that were team captains in college because he thinks it brings leadership and character. Daniel Co...

    Blog | May 09, 2013
  10. Today in NFC South history

    Pat Yasinskas

    On this date in 2010, the Carolina Panthers released veteran fullback Brad Hoover. The move stunned and angered fans because Hoover, who played high school and college football in North Carolina, was a fan favorite. He had spent 10 seasons with th...

    Blog | March 08, 2013
  11. Around the NFC South

    Pat Yasinskas

    Let's take a run through some odds and ends from around the division: ATLANTA FALCONS The Falcons top Jeff Schultz's rankings of the pro and college teams in the Atlanta area. That differs from the usual belief that the Braves and college footb...

    Blog | February 25, 2013
  12. NFC South evening update

    Pat Yasinskas

    Time to take a run through some odds and ends from around the division: TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS Pete Prisco tops his list of under-the-radar free agents with Arizona cornerback Greg Toler. In a year when there aren't a lot of big-name cornerbacks ...

    Blog | February 14, 2013
  13. Aaron Kromer a finalist at BC

    Pat Yasinskas

    New Orleans offensive line coach Aaron Kromer is one of three finalists for the head-coaching position at Boston College, according to ESPN's Brett McMurphy. Notre Dame defensive coordinator Bob Diaco and Ball State coach Pete Lembo are the other ...

    Blog | December 04, 2012
  14. Report: Mike Sullivan on BC's radar

    Pat Yasinskas

    We've known that New Orleans assistants Aaron Kromer and Pete Carmichael were on the radar for the head-coaching job at Boston College. But, apparently, they aren't the only NFC South coaches being linked to the job. ESPN's Adam Schefter just repo...

    Blog | December 02, 2012
  15. Could Alabama beat Panthers, Saints?

    Pat Yasinskas

    South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier caused a bit of stir when he said the University of Alabama could beat some NFL teams. Ordinarily, I'd say that's a ridiculous statement. Ordinarily, I'd say the best college team would have absolutely no chance...

    Blog | November 02, 2012
  16. Bucs will try to limit Cam Newton

    Pat Yasinskas

    Tampa Bay coach Greg Schiano may be making the transition from college to the NFL, but he's already got one trait of pro coaches mastered. When you're talking about another team, make it sound like they're the 1985 Chicago Bears or the Pittsburgh ...

    Blog | September 03, 2012