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Justin Reid will be back in Texans lineup this week

Safety Justin Reid was inactive for the Texans in last Sunday’s loss to the Jets, but he is set to return for this Sunday’s game against the Colts. Reid was out of the lineup for disciplinary reasons and he said he was “shocked” to learn the team was disciplining him for what he called a [more]

DeForest Buckner plans to play in Week 13 despite hyperextended knee

Colts defensive tackle DeForest Buckner has missed only two career games since the 49ers selected him at No. 7 overall in 2016. He doesn’t plan on making it three this week. Buckner hyperextended his knee during Indianapolis’ 38-31 loss to Tampa Bay in Week 12. But the defensive lineman still played 78 percent of the [more]

Frank Reich on 26 consecutive passing plays: We tried to run it and weren’t getting anything

After winning three straight games, including a 41-15 victory over the Bills last week, the Colts lost on Sunday to the Buccaneers. And while the team was able to put up 392 total yards, Tampa Bay effectively limited star running back Jonathan Taylor. In the three-game win streak, Taylor rushed for 172, 116, and 185 [more]

Week 13 AFC playoff picture: Ravens move to No. 1 after Sunday night win

The Ravens survived four Lamar Jackson interceptions in a 16-10 win over the Browns on Sunday night and the win has moved them up to the top spot in the AFC playoff picture heading into Week 13. Baltimore got the boost thanks to their win and the Patriots’ victory over the Titans, who have lost [more]

Rob Gronkowski: Leonard Fournette fired us up at halftime

Running back Leonard Fournette played a big role in Sunday’s Buccaneers win and his impact went beyond the four touchdowns he scored over the course of the afternoon. The Colts had a 24-14 lead at halftime and the Bucs needed to rally to avoid their fourth road loss of the 2021 season. According to Bucs [more]

Buccaneers earn hard-fought win over Colts

The Buccaneers and Colts played one of the most competitive, back-and-forth games of this NFL season today, and the Bucs came out on top with a 38-31 win. Leonard Fournette scored four touchdowns for Tampa Bay, including one with 20 seconds left that gave the Bucs their winning points. The Bucs relied heavily on their [more]

NFL Week 12 early inactives: Darius Leonard, Vita Vea will play

Every week we bring you all the inactives from the 1 p.m. ET games in one post, constantly updated with the latest information. The Colts are trying to keep their recent hot streak going against the Buccaneers on Sunday and they’ll do it with the help of two key players who were listed as questionable. [more]

Bucs downgrade Ali Marpet to out for Sunday

The Buccaneers will take on the Colts without left guard Ali Marpet. Marpet was listed as doubtful on Friday because of an abdomen injury and the team offered a negative update on his condition Saturday. Marpet has been ruled out and will not be with the team in Indianapolis on Sunday. Aaron Stinnie replaced Marpet [more]

NFL Week 12 injury report roundup: Darius Leonard, Quenton Nelson questionable for Colts

Week 12 of the 2021 NFL season kicked off on Thursday with wins by the Bears, Raiders, and Bills and it continues with 11 more games on Sunday, which means that the 22 teams in those games submitted their final injury reports of the week on Friday. The teams playing on Monday night won’t release [more]

Devin White, Vita Vea are game-time decisions

The Buccaneers listed a season-high 13 players on their Friday practice report. Most of those, including receiver Mike Evans and linebacker Jason Pierre-Paul, are available for Sunday’s game. Receiver Antonio Brown is the only player ruled out on the team’s status report. “We’ll have some guys that will go up, work out and see how [more]

Antonio Brown ruled out for Buccaneers-Colts

The Buccaneers will be without receiver Antonio Brown for at least another week. Head coach Bruce Arians told reporters at his Friday press conference that Brown is the only player Tampa Bay has ruled out for Sunday’s matchup against Indianapolis. Brown hasn’t played since Week Six, when he had six catches for 93 yards with [more]

Mike Evans returns to practice on Friday

The Buccaneers had some positive injury news to come out of their last practice of the week before taking on the Colts. Per Greg Auman of, receiver Mike Evans was on the field for the club’s Friday session. He did not participate on Wednesday or Thursday with a back injury. Evans is second on [more]

Darius Leonard named this week’s NFLPA Community MVP

Colts linebacker Darius Leonard is having an excellent year on the field and he’s also been making an impact off of it this year. The NFL Players Association announced on Friday that Leonard has been named this week’s Community MVP. Leonard is being recognized for providing Thanksgiving meals to families in Indianapolis and in his [more]

Mike Evans, Devin White did not practice on Wednesday

The Buccaneers have a few injury concerns coming out of their Monday night victory over the Giants. Receiver Mike Evans (back) and linebacker Devin White (quad) are listed as non-participants on Tampa Bay’s Wednesday injury report. Both are estimations, as the Buccaneers held a walk-through on Wednesday. Head coach Bruce Arians told reporters on Wednesday [more]

Andre Johnson, DeMarcus Ware among Hall of Fame semifinalists

The Pro Football Hall of Fame announced the 26 modern era players who are semifinalists for election to the Hall in 2022. The group includes seven players who are eligible for the Hall for the first time. That group is highlighted by wide receiver Andre Johnson and edge rusher DeMarcus Ware. It also includes wide [more]

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