Archive for March, 2008



No compensatory picks for Bucs

Published: March 31st, 2008
By Bucs Beat | tampabay.com - St. Petersburg Times and tbt*

The NFL just released the list of compensatory picks in next month's draft, but the Bucs did not receive any.

While 15 other teams will benefit from 32 compensatory picks, Tampa Bay did not meet the standard under the league's formula.

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No tampering here, Gruden says

Published: March 31st, 2008
By Bucs Beat | tampabay.com - St. Petersburg Times and tbt*

Ran into Jon Gruden this afternoon and the coach spoke for the first time about Chiefs coach Herm Edwards apparent implication last week that the Bucs were overzealous in their efforts to sign center Jeff Faine.

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How Many More QB’s Do We Need?

Published: March 31st, 2008
By Atop the Crow's Nest

With 6 quarterbacks on the roster already, the Bucs appear to be cleaning up the market. Good news for any quarterback on waivers, bad news for us Bucs fans. Although these are just high school kids, this story proves that Jon Gruden is quarterback crazy.

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Owners meetings underway

Published: March 31st, 2008
By Bucs Beat | tampabay.com - St. Petersburg Times and tbt*


I've set up shop here at The Breakers in Palm Beach, where I feel really underdressed in the company of so many billionaires.

Ran into Bryan and Joel Glazer this morning in between sessions. We'll be talking at length with Joel later on.

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