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Bruce Arians wants Jameis Winston to stop making bad decisions

The Buccaneers return from their bye week with a quarterback who seems broken, again. Coach Bruce Arians still hopes to fix Jameis Winston, and Arians thinks it should be easy. “It’s knowing why the ball is coming out of your hand and knowing when to get rid of it,” Arians told WFLA-TV, via “You [more]

Jason Pierre-Paul excited for next comeback

Buccaneers pass-rusher Jason Pierre-Paul is back. And he brought his self-awareness with him. After returning to the practice field for the first time Tuesday following an offseason car wreck which left him with a cervical fracture, Pierre-Paul was philosophical about his comeback. Via Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times, he was asked about the [more]

Jason Pierre-Paul practicing with Bucs on Tuesday

Buccaneers defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul is back on the practice field with teammates Tuesday, via multiple reports, marking his first full practice of the season. The Bucs last week opened the 21-day window to activate Pierre-Paul when he worked during the bye week. He is eligible for promotion to the active roster at any time [more]

NFL suspends Terry Beckner for four games

The NFL announced a four-game suspension for Buccaneers defensive tackle Terry Beckner for violating the league policy on performance-enhancing substances. Beckner’s suspension begins immediately. He becomes eligible to return to the team on Nov. 18 following the Bucs’ Week 11 game against the Saints. Beckner, a seventh-round pick this spring, is on the Bucs’ practice [more]

Next two weekends will go a long way toward determining trades

The window for making trades closes in nine days. Most teams will play two games between now and then. And the outcomes of those games will help determine who does, and who doesn’t, get active in the trade market, as sellers or as buyers. For potential sellers, the next two games are of critical importance. [more]

Week Seven injury report roundup

Week Seven of the 2019 NFL season kicked off on Thursday with a win by the Chiefs and it continues with 12 more games on Sunday, which means that the 24 teams in those games submitted their final injury reports of the week on Friday. The teams playing on Monday night won’t release their final [more]

Bucs not interested in dealing O.J. Howard

It’s possible that Buccaneers tight end O.J. Howard‘s best catch of the year came at a baseball game. But he won’t be making any future highlights anywhere else. While his name has popped up in some rumors, Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times reports the Buccaneers have no intention to trade the young tight [more]

Bucs promote Amara Darboh from practice squad

The Buccaneers promoted receiver Amara Darboh from their practice squad, Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times reports. Darboh, 25, has played 16 career games, all with Seattle as a rookie in 2017. He made eight catches for 71 yards. He spent last season on injured reserve. The Seahawks, who drafted Darboh in the third [more]

Buccaneers working out Eli Rogers in search for new returner

After Bobo Wilson dropped a pair of punts in the fourth quarter of Sunday’s loss to the Carolina Panthers, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are looking for a new punt returner. According to Adam Schefter of, that search will include former Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Eli Rogers. Rogers was released by the Steelers as a [more]

Bucs activate 21-day practice window for Jason Pierre-Paul

Jason Pierre-Paul returned to practice Tuesday, starting his 21-day window. He is eligible for promotion to the active roster at any time between now and Nov. 6. The Bucs have their off week this week. Bucs coach Bruce Arians said Monday that doctors had cleared the defensive end to return. Pierre-Paul seriously injured his neck [more]

Bucs bounce Bobo Wilson after bobbles

Fumbling a punt in London is apparently enough to get you Brexited right off your own roster. According to Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times, the Buccaneers have released wide receiver/return man Bobo Wilson. Wilson muffed a pair of punts in Sunday’s loss to the Panthers, losing one of them (it was the non-Jameis [more]

Jason Pierre-Paul to work in pads at Bucs facility during bye week

The Buccaneers have a bye in Week Seven, but one member of the organization will be sticking around the facility to work out. As Jason Pierre-Paul hasn’t played in a game yet this year, he doesn’t have the same need for time off as his teammates. He does have a need to knock off the [more]

Bucs not considering a QB change

The No. 2 pick of the 2015 NFL Draft was benched on Sunday and no one would have been too surprised if the No. 1 pick of that draft had found himself in the same situation as Marcus Mariota. Jameis Winston threw five interceptions and lost a fumble in a 37-26 loss to the Panthers [more]

Bruce Arians on Jameis Winston: He has a habit of trying to be Superman

Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston‘s penchant for turning the ball over has been a problem throughout his career and it was a big problem in London on Sunday. Winston threw five interceptions and lost a fumble in the 37-26 loss to the Panthers. The fumble came one play after Winston nearly lost another fumble after pump [more]

Ron Rivera won’t address QB questions “until I have to”

The Panthers won their fourth straight game with Kyle Allen as their starting quarterback on Sunday and the win streak means that head coach Ron Rivera faced questions about what he’ll do when Cam Newton is healthy. Rivera didn’t answer those questions, however. Newton remains out of action with a foot injury and Rivera said [more]

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