ThrowBuc Thursday: 2002 vs 2018 – How does this year’s defense stack up to the one that won a Super Bowl?

For many of us Bucs fans, the most memorable moment in franchise history was when they won their only Super Bowl. We all remember where we were and what we were doing when our Jon Gruden and Malcolm Glazer hoisted that Lombardi Trophy. That 2002 defense played a major part in getting them there and in …Read More

Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Defensive schemes to expect and their impact (Pt. 2)

  The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will be running a 4-3 one gap system in 2012 as stated by defensive coordinator Bill Sheridan. He and head coach Greg Schiano have also stated their intent on mixing things up with “odd” fronts and other alignments. A few days ago we looked at the basic alignment to expect. …Read More

Tampa Bay Buccaneers first practice with Greg Schiano sets the tone

As the Tampa Bay Buccaneers hit the field for the first time with Greg Schiano, it was clear where he wanted to focus; on the details. After taking the field to stretch, coach Schiano reportedly yelled at the team for not having their toes on the line. Pewter Report was among the first to post …Read More