Dirk Koetter

Colin Cowherd’s 3 reasons why Drew Brees should strongly consider testing free agency

Colin Cowherd talks Drew Brees. Find out why Colin thinks the New Orleans Saints QB needs to use leverage now that he has it.<p>More The Herd With Colin …

NFL

DeSean Jackson to Jameis Winston: 'Just be yourself'

The sunny optimism of a Gulf Coast training camp didn't last long for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.<p>Dirk Koetter's second season fizzled with a 5-11 …

Jameis Winston

How Doug Pederson compares to other 2016 head coach hires

When Doug Pederson was hired as one of seven new NFL head coaches before the 2016 season, he certainly didn't seem like the Eagles' first choice.<p>Boy, …

Philadelphia Eagles

NFL Insiders predict: Le'Veon Bell's best 2018 team fit

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell said last week that he's prepared to sit out a season, or even retire, if he is hit with the franchise …

Le'Veon Bell

Bucs G.M. defends decision to retain staff

Buccaneers General Manager Jason Licht used the word “brutal” to describe a season that began with high expectations and ended with a 5-11 thud.<p>But …

NFL

Buccaneers: Jason Licht comments on return of Mike Smith

ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 11: Mike Smith, defensive coordinator for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, stands on the field during pregame warmups prior to …

NFL

Lessons of an impossible QB final four in 2017 NFL playoffs

Brady. Bortles. Foles. Keenum. If you had those guys in your quarterback final four before the season, congratulations on successfully traveling back …

Telvin Smith

Buccaneers: Revamped defense should be top priority

MIAMI GARDENS, FL - NOVEMBER 19: Justin Evans #21 and Kwon Alexander #58 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the first quarter against the Miami …

NFL

Sean Payton pulling all the right strings for a young, bold Saints team dancing through playoffs

For the better part of three seasons, as the New Orleans Saints stumbled to 7-9 and rumors swirled about the potential departure of Sean Payton to …

Sean Payton

2017 Player Recap: Brent Grimes

The Tampa Bay defense finished the season with 26 takeaways, tied for the seventh-most in the NFL. Since the start of the 2016 season, the Bucs have …

Robby Anderson

Get Bruce Arians A Bucs Hat & Sunscreen

Says he’ll be in training camp this year<p>Yes, yes, yes, your Bucs, as of today, appear to be embracing the status quo when it comes to their 5-11 …

Sunscreen

Matt Nagy Thinking Outside The Box With Mark Helfrich Hire

The decision to hire a young head coach worked wonders for the Los Angeles Rams this season. Time will tell if it will do the same for the <b>Chicago</b> …

Matt Nagy

Bears hire former Oregon coach Mark Helfrich as offensive coordinator

One of the things Bears general manager Ryan Pace praised his new coach Matt Nagy for was his creativity and in the early stages of forming his staff, that’s pretty evident.<p>The Bears are expected to hire former Oregon Ducks coach Mark Helfrich as offensive coordinator. Helfrich has not worked in …

College & University

Could Bucs Poach Rams?

Potential cap casualty or trade target<p>Joe tries not to get too wrapped up in who to sign in free agency in January because no one knows who will be …

Wade Phillips

"Mike Smith Makes A Ton Of Money"

<i>“Sell all those damn Google shares when it hits $1,109.”</i><p>One would think that an NFL Network reporter who peddles fake news to the masses would get …

Jameis Winston

15 biggest fantasy football disappointments of 2017

Anyone who has played fantasy football before knows disappointment is an inescapable part of the game. The euphoric thrill of victory wouldn't be so …

DeSean Jackson

Tuesday Morning Quarterback: Gambling Ruins Lives, and It May Ruin the NFL, Too

Jon Gruden is the new head coach of the Raiders, a high-profile move that may or may not pan out in football terms but is certain to ensure …

Conservative View

Why Jon Gruden will be coaching the Raiders, not the Bucs

TAMPA — Jon Gruden is expected to be re-introduced as the Raiders head coach at a press conference in Oakland on Tuesday. He’s going to bring energy. …

Jon Gruden

Tight End a Position of Strength for 2018 Bucs

Only twice have the Tampa Bay Buccaneers had a tight end catch as many as five touchdown passes in his rookie season. Only four times have they had a …

Cameron Brate

Jason Licht: "There's A Lot Of Positives Out Of A Somewhat Brutal Season"

GM Jason Licht<p>Your Buccaneers general manager has been talking.<p>In fact, Jason Licht was publicly looking back and ahead just last week.<p>That was …

Was Team Glazer Used?

Victimized?<p>A respected national NFL writer believes Team Glazer got played.<p>Yeah, a little over a week ago, there was so much chatter that Chucky was …

Jon Gruden

Buccaneers: Licht and Co. will have plenty of room to work

SANTA CLARA, CA - OCTOBER 23: Head coach Dirk Koetter of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers looks on prior to their NFL game against the San Francisco 49ers at …

NFL

Jon Gruden to become Raiders coach, earn about $100 million over 10-year deal

The Raiders will also make some changes to the front office after bringing Gruden aboard<p>Jon Gruden will be named the next head coach of the Oakland …

Football (U.S.)

The True Value of Alvin Kamara, Cam’s Erratic Throwing, and Buffalo’s Best Chance for an Upset

<b>1. No running back in the NFC playoffs is more valuable to his team than Alvin Kamara is to the Saints.</b> And yes, that includes Todd Gurley and the …

Alvin Kamara

Saints players watch a calmer Sean Payton -- except on game day | NOLA.com

This year's Sean Payton is calmer than normal, at least that's what I'm told in the New Orleans Saints locker room.<p>"He's relaxed a little bit more …

Sean Payton

Every NFL team’s regular season rated part two (NFC): Rams unlikely rise, Legion of Boom’s end

WITH five of the six National Football Conference (NFC) teams in this year’s playoffs not having been there last year, fans have witnessed a year …

Sport (Australia)

Yes He Can, Coach

Get it higher on the play sheet, Coach.<p>There are a lot of things that stick in Joe’s craw about your 5-11 Buccaneers.<p>Joe hopes one of them no longer …

Jameis Winston