Archive for April, 2012



Which current Bucs will be affected by the draft?

Published: April 30th, 2012
By Bucs Beat Feed

You can learn a lot about the Bucs self-evaluation by examining their draft.

Four of their first five selections were defensive players, no surprise considering Tampa Bay gave up a franchise-worst 494 points, was last in rushing defense and allowed 30 touchdown passes last season.

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Bucs sign class of undrafted free agents

Published: April 30th, 2012
By Bucs Beat Feed

The Bucs have released their full list of rookie free-agent signings:

WR Luther Ambrose, 5-8, 185, Louisiana-Monroe

LB Ryan Baker, 6-0, 236, LSU

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Thursday: Chat live with Rick Stroud, noon

Published: April 30th, 2012
By Bucs Beat Feed

How did the Bucs fare in the recent NFL draft? Times beat reporter Rick Stroud shares his thoughts during a live chat Thursday, from noon to 1 p.m.

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Bucs’ long-term plan at cornerback uncertain

Published: April 30th, 2012
By Bucs Beat Feed

The Bucs, by just about every account, had a splendid draft, with general manager Mark Dominik wheeling and dealing both up and down and coach Greg Schiano using his experience in the college ranks as a key advantage.

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