Buccaneers moving on from 6-time Pro Bowl DT Gerald McCoy

Football 05/21/19, 14:17

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are moving on from Gerald McCoy.The team released the six-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle, describing the move as a mutual agreement after nine seasons.McCoy, the third overall pick in the 2010 NFL draft, was due to make $13 million next season, but none of it was ...

Bucs bolster defense in hopes of helping Winston

Football 04/27/19, 20:37

For the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the NFL draft was all about trying to give Jameis Winston a better chance to succeed.That not only means surrounding the fifth-year quarterback with playmakers on offense but rebuilding a defense that's been one of the worst in the league since Winston entered the league ...

Bucs select CB Sean Bunting in 2nd round of NFL draft

Football 04/26/19, 22:35

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers hope they're finally getting it right on defense.After selecting linebacker Devin White in Thursday's first round, the Bucs reiterated their commitment to improving on defense by selecting Central Michigan cornerback Sean Bunting in the second round and Auburn cornerback Jamel Dean and Kentucky safety Mike Edwards ...

Buccaneers select LB Devin White in 1st round of NFL draft

Football 04/25/19, 20:58

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are counting on Devin White to help them become relevant again.The LSU linebacker was the fifth pick in the NFL draft on Thursday night, joining a porous defense making the transition to a 3-4 scheme after allowing the second-most points in the NFL last season.Coach Bruce ...

Arians takes crack at turning around struggling Buccaneers

Football 04/18/19, 14:43

New regime, same old mission for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.Bruce Arians is the latest coach taking a stab at making the Bucs relevant again.The former Arizona Cardinals coach came out of retirement in January to replace Dirk Koetter, who was fired after another losing season extended the club's playoff drought ...

Bears hire Pagano as defensive coordinator to replace Fangio

Football 01/11/19, 21:48

The Chicago Bears rode a dominant defense to the NFC North championship in a breakout season. They hope to keep it going with a new coordinator.The Bears hired former Indianapolis Colts coach Chuck Pagano to replace Vic Fangio on Friday, hoping he can help them build on what they accomplished ...

Arians confident Buccaneers not far from playoff contention

Football 01/10/19, 19:11

Tampa Bay's bid to lure Bruce Arians out of retirement and back to the NFL included a pitch from baseball manager Joe Maddon.The 66-year-old coach grew up in York, Pennsylvania, not far from Maddon's hometown of Hazelton. He and the Chicago Cubs skipper have grown close since Buccaneers general Jason ...

Bruce Arians comes out of retirement to coach Buccaneers

Sports 01/08/19, 21:50

Bruce Arians is the latest coach entrusted to transform the struggling Tampa Bay Buccaneers into winners.The 66-year-old came out of a one-year retirement Tuesday to fill the team's fifth coaching vacancy in a decade.Arians replaces Dirk Koetter, who was dismissed Dec. 30 after leading the Bucs to 19 wins and ...

Cardinals fire Steve Wilks after 1 season as head coach

Sports 12/31/18, 11:24

The Arizona Cardinals have fired Steve Wilks after just one season as head coach.Wilks' firing Monday followed a 3-13 season, the franchise's worst record in 18 years and the worst in the NFL this season.Wilks, 49, was hired after Bruce Arians retired following five seasons in Arizona.With Wilks' status confirmed, ...

New Cardinals coordinator brings strong Arians influence

Football 10/25/18, 19:33

A disciple of Bruce Arians is now in charge of the Arizona Cardinals offense.Whether Byron Leftwich can awaken that slumbering unit remains to be seen.But Arians' influence is undeniable.After a lot of lobbying, Arians talked Leftwich into taking a job as a coaching intern two seasons ago. Last year, he ...

Larry Fitzgerald endures 0-4 start to his 15th NFL season

Football 10/04/18, 19:44

Larry Fitzgerald has been on many bad teams in his 15 years with the Arizona Cardinals. This, though, is the first time he's endured an 0-4 start to the season.Still, despite a sore hamstring, Fitzgerald soldiers on."It's not difficult at all," he said after Thursday's practice. "I'm a creature of ...

End of content

No more pages to load