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Aaron Rodgers had hoped to bury hatchet with Ndamukong Suh

Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers and Buccaneers defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh exchanged some pleasantries after Sunday’s game in Tampa. Rodgers previously said that the issues between the two of them go back a long time. On Tuesday, Rodgers said that he had hoped to bury the hatchet with the guy who once buried his cleat into [more]

Tom Brady now one touchdown pass behind Drew Brees’ career record

Saints quarterback Drew Brees is the NFL’s all-time record holder for career touchdown passes. After Sunday night, he might not be. Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady is currently at 555 career touchdown passes, just one behind Brees’ NFL record career total of 556. Brees and the Saints play the Panthers on Sunday afternoon, where Brees may [more]

Bucs announce Steve McLendon trade, activate John Hurst from IR

The Buccaneers agreed to a trade for defensive lineman Steve McLendon on Sunday and the deal became official on Tuesday. The team announced that they have sent a 2020 sixth-round pick to the Jets for McLendon and a 2023 seventh-round pick. McLendon will not be formally added to the 53-man roster until he clears COVID-19 [more]

Joe Buck, Troy Aikman take heat for comments on flyovers

For years, the military sends planes to fly over venues at which large-scale sporting events will be played. On Sunday, military fighter jets flew over Raymond James Stadium prior to the Packers-Buccaneers game. Via Samer Kalef of Defector.com, Joe Buck and Troy Aikman offered their thoughts on the subject into a hot mic. “That’s a lot [more]

Rob Gronkowski: It felt good to get into the end zone

Rob Gronkowski and Tom Brady have hooked up for a lot of touchdowns, but they still accomplished a first on Sunday. Brady hit Gronkowski for a touchdown for the first time since both players joined the Buccaneers this offseason. It was also Gronkowski’s first touchdown since 2018 as he retired after that season and did [more]

Steve McLendon drove straight to Tampa after Jets’ game in Miami

While the Buccaneers were playing in Tampa Bay and the Jets were playing in Miami on Sunday afternoon, the teams’ personnel staffers were working on a trade that sent defensive tackle Steve McLendon to Tampa Bay. Directly to Tampa Bay. McLendon didn’t fly back to New York with the Jets and instead got in a [more]

Antonio Brown can return in two weeks

The NFL in 2020 quickly has become divided into haves and have nots. One of the haves could soon have a pretty good receiver on the roster. Antonio Brown will be eligible to practice and play in only two weeks. Punished with an eight-game suspension for multiple off-field issues but not entirely cleared for a [more]

Raheem Morris makes strong initial case for head-coaching consideration

At only 32, Raheem Morris became the head coach of the Buccaneers. He got only three seasons to try to improve a team that was in gradual and inevitable decline. Now, more than a decade later, Morris gets 11 chances to audition for a second chance. He’s 1-0, with 10 to go. Sunday’s 40-23 win [more]

Jets on pace for worst point differential in NFL history

The Jets aren’t just losing this season, they’re losing by historic margins. After falling to 0-6 with a 24-0 loss to the Dolphins on Sunday, the Jets have been outscored 185-75 so far this season. Their -110 point differential is by far the worst in the NFL, and it is equal to the combined point [more]

Aaron Rodgers thinks Packers needed a wake-up call

The Packers went up 10-0 in the first quarter of Sunday’s game in Tampa, but it was all Buccaneers over the final 45 minutes of action. Buccaneers safety Jamel Dean became the third player to return an Aaron Rodgers interception for a touchdown early in the second quarter and the Bucs would pile on 31 [more]

Report: Jets trade Steve McLendon to Bucs

The Buccaneers just finished off the Packers, but they weren’t finished with their work for the night. The Bucs agreed to terms on a trade with Jets for nose tackle Steve McLendon, Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times reports. The rare game-day trade will see the Bucs send the Jets a sixth-round choice in [more]

Aaron Rodgers on Ndamukong Suh: “That goes back a long time”

Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers and Buccaneers defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh have a long history, and today they once again went at it. Suh was flagged for roughing the passer on Rodgers on one play, sacked him after that, and then the two could be seen exchanging words multiple times during the game. Afterwards, Rodgers acknowledged [more]

Buccaneers blow out the Packers

In a major statement that they’re Super Bowl contenders, the Buccaneers took the Packers to the woodshed today in Tampa Bay. After falling behind 10-0 early, the Bucs exploded, dominating both offensively and defensively on the way to a 38-10 win. Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers had by far his worst game of the season, struggling [more]

Rob Gronkowski scores his first touchdown since 2018 as Buccaneers roll

For the first time in almost two years, Rob Gronkowski has found the end zone. Tom Brady hit Gronkowski on a touchdown pass in the second quarter today, giving Gronk his first score since December of 2018. The touchdown gave the Buccaneers a 28-10 lead over the Packers. After Green Bay jumped out to an [more]

Aaron Rodgers throws third career pick-six on his 6,215th career pass

Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers did something he hardly ever does in the second quarter today in Tampa Bay: He threw a pick-six. And then he almost did it again. Rodgers, who entered today with just two career pick-sixes, threw one today to Jamel Dean on what was the 6,215th pass of his career. How extraordinary [more]

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