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2023 NFL season, Week 8: What We Learned from Bills' win over Buccaneers on Thursday night
On the ground and through the air, Buffalo quarterback Josh Allen led the offense while the Bills defense put in a tenacious effort to turn away the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Buccaneers LB Lavonte David: QB Baker Mayfield is 'great for our locker room'
Tampa Bay linebacker Lavonte David spoke this week on what he's seen from QB Baker Mayfield through offseason workouts, saying that he already likes what he sees in the 28-year-old's approach to his new team, and is excited to see what the QB competition with Kyle Trask brings out of him.
NFL's most underappreciated players: Kirk Cousins, Osa Odighizuwa among NFC picks
Does Kirk Cousins catch too much flak? Do the Dallas Cowboys have an emerging difference-maker at defensive tackle? Cynthia Frelund names the most underappreciated player on each team in the NFC.
Buccaneers GM Jason Licht says team has 'no intention' of trading LB Devin White after recent request
Buccaneers LB Devin White's recent trade request will not be fulfilled, at least not as of now. GM Jason Licht said as much Thursday when speaking with reporters ahead of the 2023 NFL Draft, telling them he has "no intention" of moving White.
Lavonte David returning to Tampa Bay Buccaneers on one-year, $7 million deal
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are re-signing linebacker Lavonte David on a one-year, $7 million guaranteed contract. David, 33, will return to Tampa Bay for his 12th season.
NFL news roundup: Latest league updates from Thursday, March 9
NFL.com keeps you up to date with all of the latest league news from around the NFL. Visit NFL.com's transaction hub for a daily breakdown.
2023 NFL free agency: Unheralded players who should be kept off the market by their teams
D'Onta Foreman thrived with the Panthers in 2022. Can Carolina risk letting other teams chase after him? The Next Gen Stats analytics team identifies 14 unheralded players who should be kept off the free agency market by their squads.
Buccaneers serve notice they should not be overlooked in Super Bowl hunt
After months of ups and downs, are the Buccaneers hitting their stride just in time to make a playoff run? Jim Trotter says a division-clinching victory over the Panthers served as a reminder that Tampa Bay should not be overlooked.
Top 51 NFL free agents of 2023: Lamar Jackson, Roquan Smith, Geno Smith headline early rankings
Which NFL players will garner the most interest on the open market in March? Gregg Rosenthal provides an early look at the top 51 prospective free agents for 2023, and the class is headlined by two players on the same playoff-bound team.
Eight finalists announced for 2022 Art Rooney Sportsmanship Award
The eight finalists for the 2022 Art Rooney Sportsmanship Award have been named, the NFL announced today.
Thirty-two players nominated for 2022 Art Rooney Sportsmanship Award
The 32 player nominees for the eighth annual Art Rooney Sportsmanship Award have been finalized, the NFL announced.
Todd Bowles could consider coaching changes after latest Bucs loss: 'Everything is on the table for us'
After the 3-5 Tampa Bay Buccaneers dropped their third straight game Thursday night in a 27-22 loss to the Baltimore Ravens, head coach Todd Bowles said that changes could be coming to the coaching staff following Thursday's loss.
Top 25 NFL free agents in 2023: Prospective class headlined by Lamar Jackson and Tom Brady
Which NFL players are poised to cash in after the 2022 season? Gregg Rosenthal provides an early look at the top 25 prospective free agents for 2023, and the class is headlined by a pair of quarterbacks with a 20-year(!) age difference: Lamar Jackson and Tom Brady.
2022 NFL season: Ranking top duos at 11 key position groups
Does any pair of teammates top the Chargers' Keenan Allen and Mike Williams among the NFL's best receiver duos? In the latest edition of his Scout's Notebook, Bucky Brooks ranks the top duos at 11 key position groups heading into the 2022 season.
Redrafting the 2012 NFL Draft: Colts select Russell Wilson No. 1 overall
Weighing what has transpired in the NFL over the past decade, Adam Rank redrafts the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft -- and Russell Wilson isn't the only QB making a major leap.
Head coach Bruce Arians: 2022 Buccaneers looking to 'reload,' not rebuild
Buccaneers head coach Bruce Arians didn't have any updates on Tom Brady's status Monday, but he did say that he expects next year's team to "reload" and not rebuild.
2021 NFL playoffs: What we learned from Rams' win over Buccaneers in Divisional Round
On the strength of a Matt Gay field goal with no time remaining, the fourth-seeded Rams defeated the No. 2 Buccaneers on the road Sunday to advance to the NFC Championship Game for the first time since 2018 and end Tampa Bay's Super Bowl repeat bid in the process.
Buccaneers defense gets 'swag back' in beatdown of Eagles
The championship defense is back in Tampa Bay. The Buccaneers battled through injuries during the regular season but got key defenders back for the postseason. Todd Bowles' unit showed it's still dominant in Sunday's 31-15 win over the Eagles.
2021 NFL playoffs: X-factor for each of the 14 teams
As we head into the 2021 NFL playoffs, who is poised to emerge in this searing tournament spotlight? Bucky Brooks identifies one X-factor for each of the 14 postseason teams.
NFL injury updates, latest league news from Wednesday, Jan. 12
One day after Buccaneers LB Shaquil Barrett was removed from the COVID list, LB Lavonte David and RBs Leonard Fournette and Giovani Bernard were designated to return from injured reserve. Also, the latest NFL roster and injury news from Wednesday.
Eight finalists announced for 2021 Art Rooney Sportsmanship Award
The eight finalists for the 2021Art Rooney Sportsmanship Award have been named, the NFL announced on Thursday.
Buccaneers place RB Leonard Fournette, LB Lavonte David on injured reserve
Leonard Fournette is officially done for the rest of the regular season.
The Buccaneers on Thursday placed their starting running back, as well as linebacker Lavonte David, on IR. The two will miss at least three games but will be eligible to return for the start of the playoffs.
Buccaneers' Rob Gronkowski, Lavonte David, Antoine Winfield Jr. out Thursday night vs. Eagles
Rob Gronkowski has been ruled out of Tampa Bay's Week 6 game against Philadelphia due to a rib injury suffered in Week 3. The team announced the decision on Gronkowski's status following Wednesday's practice ahead of the Buccaneers' Thursday night contest versus the Eagles.
Seven NFL teams at risk of falling apart due to injuries, major weaknesses
Can the Seahawks survive a month without Russell Wilson? Will the Dolphins overcome sloppy defensive play? Judy Battista identifies seven teams at risk of falling apart due to injuries and weaknesses.
NFL's top nine defenses in 2021: Rams and Bucs reign supreme, but Broncos have immense upside
Stopping today's high-octane offenses is a tough job, but somebody has to do it. Adam Schein projects the top nine NFL defenses in 2021. Who claims the No. 1 spot? Which stout units just missed the cut?
Lavonte David trips up Purdy to force the 49ers into an opening-drive punt
Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Lavonte David trips up San Francisco 49ers quarterback Brock Purdy for an 11-yard sack to force the 49ers into an opening-drive punt.
Lavonte David lassos Singletary after catch for 3-yard TFL
Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Lavonte David lassos Houston Texans running back Devin Singletary after catch for 3-yard TFL.
Lavonte David jars football loose from Schultz for Bucs takeaway on first drive
Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Lavonte David jars football loose from Houston Texans tight end Dalton Schultz for Bucs takeaway on the first drive.
Lavonte David resembles heat-seeking missile on TFL vs. Lions
Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Lavonte David resembles a heat-seeking missile on TFL vs. Detroit Lions.
Buccaneers' top plays vs. Eagles | Week 3
Watch the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' top plays vs. the Philadelphia Eagles in the Week 3 matchup.
Pelissero: LB Lavonte David returning to Bucs on one-year, $7M fully guaranteed deal
NFL Network Insider Tom Pelissero reports linebacker Lavonte David returning to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on one-year, $7M fully guaranteed deal.
Pioli, MJD: Best team fits for Bobby Wagner, Lavonte David, Yannick Ngakoue
Best team fits for Los Angeles Rams linebacker Bobby Wagner, Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Lavonte David, and Indianapolis Colts defensive end Yannick Ngakoue
Best team fits for top available free-agent defenders | 'NFL Total Access'
Best team fits for top available free-agent defenders on 'NFL Total Access'.
Adam Rank: Four ideal player-team pairings I'd love to see in 2023 free agency
Adam Rank: Four ideal player-team pairings I'd love to see in 2023 free agency
DHop's collision with Bucs LB disrupts McSorley's third-down throw late in fourth
Arizona Cardinals wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins' collision with Buccaneers linebacker Lavonte David disrupts quarterback Trace McSorley's third-down throw late in the fourth quarter of a tied ball game.
Lavonte David goes completely unblocked for blitzing sack
Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Lavonte David goes completely unblocked for a blitzing sack New Orleans Saints quarterback Andy Dalton.
Mic'd Up: Buccaneers' best moments at the bye | 2022 season
Listen to the best Mic'd Up moments from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers first ten games of the 2022 season.
Every Buccaneers sack at the bye | 2022 season
Watch every sack made by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers through 10 weeks of the 2022 NFL season.
Lavonte David sniffs out Rams' end around to Kupp for 3-yard TFL
Lavonte David sniffs out the Rams' end around to Rams wide receiver Cooper Kupp for a 3-yard tackle for a loss.
Tucker's 61-yard FG smacked away by Bucs' right before half
Baltimore Ravens kicker Justin Tucker's 61-yard field goal attempt is blocked by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Can't-Miss Play: Vita Vea, Lavonte David make BIG fumble-forcing hit on Jones at 1-yard line
Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive tackle Vita Vea and linebacker Lavonte David force a fumble from Green Bay Packers running back Aaron Jones.
Matt LaFleur on Lavonte David and Devin White: 'Those two guys are as good as it gets'
Green Bay Packers head coach Matt LaFleur on Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebackers Lavonte David and Devin White.
Devin White's pass rush vs. Rodgers could give Bucs advantage | Next Gen Edge
Next Gen Stats show why ILB Devin White's excellent and consistent pass rushing could give the Tampa Bay Buccaneers an edge over Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers.
Lavonte David sniffs out screen pass for TFL on Ezekiel Elliott
Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Lavonte David sniffs out a screen pass for a tackle for loss on Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott.
Lavonte David loops through Colts line to swarm Matt Ryan for sack
Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Lavonte David records a sack on Indianapolis Colts quarterback Matt Ryan.
Lavonte David on Bucs defense in 2022: 'It's going to be different'
Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Lavonte David joins "Inside Training Camp Live."
Previewing Buccaneers' 2022 floor and ceiling
See what changes the Tampa Bay Buccaneers made to their roster this past offseason along with predictions on their best and worst case scenarios.
Thomas Davis' Top 4 linebacker tandems in the NFL
Former linebacker Thomas Davis lists his top four linebacker tandems in the NFL going into the 2022 NFL season.