Buccaneers select running back Michael Smith in 7th round of NFL Draft

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers added to their running back corps by selecting Utah State’s Michael Smith. His 4.38-40 yard dash at Utah State’s pro day obviously caused the Bucs to take notice. At 5’8″/ 205 lbs, Smith is undersized in height but is well built to take the abuse muscularly. His 2010 campaign cut short …Read More

Buccaneers add another Mountaineer at corner back in Keith Tandy

In both the 5th and 6th rounds, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers selected West Virginia Mountaineer players. First it was Najee Goode and linebacker and then Keith Tandy joined him. Based on scouting reports, Tandy seems to have great ability playing within zone coverage but lacks in man cover skills. The 5’10” -197 lb. Senior was …Read More

New Orleans Saints self destruction puts Buccaneers in prime position

  The New Orleans Saints saga has gone from bad to worse this week, setting up the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for an easier path to the division. Yesterday, news broke of Saints GM Mickey Loomis allegedly wire tapping opposing teams headsets. If found to be more than just allegations from former employees, the punishment could …Read More

Tampa Bay Buccaneers 2012 NFL Draft: Three surprise names that could be called this week

The Buccaneers roll into the 2012 NFL Draft with prime position but uncertainty on how things will play out before them. Other than Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III, the next two picks could see the Bucs using an alternate draft strategy. Here are three surprise names which could be called upon to wear pewter …Read More