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Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Stadium: Raymond James Stadium | Coach: Lovie Smith
Team RankingOverallRushingPassing
Offense29th107.7 (19th)163.3 (31st)
Defense27th125.3 (18th)261.7 (21st)
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Roster
NoPlayerPosHeightWeightBirthdateExpCollege
27Banks, Johnthan CB6-218510/3/19892Mississippi State
23Barron, Mark SS6-221310/27/19893Alabama
91Bowers, Da'Quan DE6-42882/23/19904Clemson
26Butler, Crezdon CB6-11915/26/19875Clemson
52Casillas, Jonathan OLB6-12276/3/19876Wisconsin
73Collins, Anthony T6-531511/2/19857Kansas
75Cousins, Oniel G6-43156/29/19847Texas-El Paso
54David, Lavonte OLB6-12331/23/19903Nebraska
48DePaola, Andrew LS6-22307/28/19871Rutgers
62Dietrich-Smith, Evan C6-23087/19/19865Idaho State
39Dixon, Brandon DB5-112034/26/1990RNorthwest Missouri State
69Dotson, Demar T6-931510/11/19856Southern Mississippi
71Edwards, Kadeem G6-43131/24/1991RTennessee State
57English, Larry DE6-22551/22/19866Northern Illinois
13Evans, Mike WR6-52318/21/1993RTexas A&M
50Fletcher, Dane MLB6-22459/14/19865Montana State
59Foster, Mason MLB6-12413/1/19894Washington
92Gholston, William DE6-62817/31/19912Michigan State
72Gilkey, Garrett T6-63157/7/19902Chadron State
8Glennon, Mike QB6-622512/12/19892North Carolina State
38Goldson, Dashon FS6-22009/18/19848Washington
10Herron, Robert WR5-91936/2/1992RWyoming
83Jackson, Vincent WR6-52301/14/198310Northern Colorado
25James, Mike RB5-102234/13/19912Miami (Fla.)
29Johnson, Leonard CB5-102023/30/19903Iowa State
65Johnson, Rishaw G6-33132/23/19892California (PA)
90Johnson, Michael DE6-72702/7/19876Georgia Tech
9Koenen, Michael P5-111987/13/198210Western Washington
46Lane, Jorvorskie FB5-112582/4/19872Texas A&M
51Lansanah, Danny LB6-12558/28/19853Connecticut
53Magee, Brandon LB5-1125510/22/19902Arizona State
70Mankins, Logan G6-43083/10/198210Fresno State
22Martin, Doug RB5-92151/13/19893Boise State
12McCown, Josh QB6-42137/4/197912Sam Houston State
93McCoy, Gerald DT6-43002/25/19885Oklahoma
98McDonald, Clinton DT6-22971/6/19876Memphis
30McDougald, Bradley FS6-120911/15/19902Kansas
7Murray, Patrick K5-71606/22/1991RFordham
82Myers, Brandon TE6-32569/4/19856Iowa
66Omameh, Patrick G6-430512/29/19892Michigan
80Owusu, Chris WR6-22001/6/19903Stanford
64Pamphile, Kevin T6-531011/27/1990RPurdue
86Patton, Solomon WR5-917710/17/1990RFlorida
43Rainey, Bobby RB5-821210/16/19873Western Kentucky
87Seferian-Jenkins, Austin TE6-52629/29/1992RWashington
89Shepard, Russell WR6-11959/17/19902Louisiana State
34Sims, Charles RB6-02149/19/1990RWest Virginia
56Smith, Jacquies DE6-22603/18/19901Missouri
60Solomon, Scott LB6-326211/5/19883Rice
97Spence, Akeem DT6-130711/29/19912Illinois
88Stocker, Luke TE6-52537/17/19884Tennessee
37Tandy, Keith FS5-102052/12/19893West Virginia
21Verner, Alterraun CB5-1018712/13/19885UCLA
31Wright, Major SS5-112047/1/19885Florida
Injured Players
94Clayborn, Adrian (IR) DE6-32807/6/19884Iowa
24Jenkins, Mike (IR) CB5-101973/22/19857South Florida
28Melvin, Rashaan (IR) DB6-219310/2/19891Northern Illinois
Practice Squad
84Brate, Cameron TE6-52357/3/1991RHarvard
34Brooks, Derrius DB5-101915/29/19881Western Kentucky
32Demps, Jeff RB5-71911/8/19902Florida
44Fields, Carlos LB6-123810/3/1990RWinston-Salem State
58Glaud, Ka'Lial LB6-222011/9/19902Rutgers
3Kafka, Mike QB6-32257/25/19873Northwestern
65Masifilo, Matthew DE6-328010/1/19893Stanford
40McFadden, Kimario DB5-111974/13/1991RSouth Carolina State
40Robinson, Adrian DE6-125011/21/19893Temple
25Wilson, C.J. DB5-1118711/18/19892North Carolina State
Roster Analysis
TeamOLine Avg. HtOLine Avg. WtDLine Avg. HtDLine Avg. WtAvg. AgeYoungestOldest
Tampa Bay6-4312.16-3282.025.72135
 
 
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Position Listing
Da'Quan Bowers
News
The Buccaneers should have a number of players available Week 3 against Tampa.

Da'Quan Bowers, Evan Dietrich-Smith, Demar Dotson, William Gholston, Logan Mankins and Bradley McDougald were all active for Thursday's game. All six players were probable coming into the game.

Michael Johnson was listed as questionable, but should also be able to play. 

Andrew DePaola
News
The Buccaneers re-signed long-snapper Andrew DePaola and waived cornerback Anthony Gaitor, the team announced.
Lavonte David
News
Buccaneers linebacker Lavonte David led the charge in his team's 20-14 loss to the Panthers in Week 1. He registered a game-high 10 total tackles (nine solo) and two tackles for loss. He was also credited for a quarterback hit in the loss. 
Dashon Goldson
News
Buccaneers safety Dashon Goldson had monster game at home against the Rams in Week 2. Goldson led the team with a game-high 11 tackles (nine solo) in a 19-17 victory. He has 20 tackles on the year.
Johnthan Banks
News
Buccaneers defensive back Johnthan Banks was forced out of Sunday's season opener against the Panthers with a head injury, per Jennifer Hale of FOX Sports. He sustained the injury in the second half and returned in the fourth quarter.
Leonard Johnson
News
Buccaneers cornerback Leonard Johnson highlighted the fine defensive effort Sunday in Detroit with a 48-yard pick-six in the second quarter, but that was far from the extent of his contribution.

Johnson tied for second on his team with seven tackles and added two passes defensed in the upset victory.

Mason Foster
News
Buccaneers middle linebacker Mason Foster, who dislocated his shoulder Week 2, has been officially ruled out of Thursday's game in Atlanta. Dane Fletcher is expected to replace him.
Injury
Shoulder - Missed Week 3 at Atlanta
Patrick Omameh
News
Among the Buccaneers inactives for Week 16 against the Rams, three are sidelined as a result of injuries. Offensive lineman Carl Nicks (foot), defensive lineman Da'Quan Bowers (knee) and defensive back Mark Barron (hamstring) headline the team's inactive list.

Additionally, linebacker Danny Lansanah, defensive lineman Matthew Masifilo , running back Lonnie Pryor and offensive lineman Patrick Omameh are all out of uniform Sunday.  

Mike Jenkins
News
The Buccaneers placed cornerback Mike Jenkins on injured reserve with a pectoral injury, ending his season, reports ESPN's Adam Schefter.
Injury
Pectoral - IR. Out for season
Josh McCown
News
Buccaneers quarterback Josh McCown is dealing with a significant thumb sprain, and he's scheduled to see a hand specialist Monday, the Tampa Bay Times reports.

McCown suffered the injury in Thursday night's drubbing at the hands of the Falcons. He's unlikely to play in Week 4 against the Steelers, and if backup Mike Glennon can put together an impressive performance while McCown is out, it's possible the injured quarterback could return to a backup role, despite receiving a vote of confidence from the coaching staff.

Injury
Thumb - Left Week 3 at Atlanta
Rashaan Melvin
News
The Buccaneers announced Monday they waived injured cornerback Rashaan Melvin (ankle) to clear a roster spot for linebacker Brandon Magee, who was promoted from the practice squad.
Injury
Akeem Spence
News
Buccaneers defensive tackle Akeem Spence was arrested on a marijuana possession charge after he was stopped by an Alabama trooper for speeding, reports the Tampa Bay Tribune. The fourth-round pick in last year's draft was clocked at over 100 mph, the report said.

Spence started 14 games, recording 19 tackles and a sack.

Kadeem Edwards
News
The Buccaneers have listed RB Doug Martin, LB Mason Foster, T Kevin Pamphile, G Rishaw Johnson, G Kadeem Edwards, TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins and DT Gerald McCoy as inactive Week 3 against the Falcons.

Martin and McCoy are the biggest names on the list. Both players entered the game considered questionable. 

Mike Evans
News
Buccaneers wide receiver Mike Evans pulled in four balls Thursday against the Falcons.

Evans gained 52 yards, which was the second-highest total of any Bucs pass catcher. It was a tough game to evaluate anyone on Tampa's offense. Josh McCown was terrible early, and left the game with a thumb injury. By the time Mike Glennon got in the game, the team was already down 35-0. Seven of Evans' eight targets came with Glennon in the game, however.

Evans will take on the Steelers Week 4. 

Rishaw Johnson
News
The Buccaneers have listed RB Doug Martin, LB Mason Foster, T Kevin Pamphile, G Rishaw Johnson, G Kadeem Edwards, TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins and DT Gerald McCoy as inactive Week 3 against the Falcons.

Martin and McCoy are the biggest names on the list. Both players entered the game considered questionable. 

Mike Kafka
News
The Buccaneers made a slew of moves Saturday to pare their roster down to the required 53 for the regular season.

Tampa Bay cut the following players: DB Marc Anthony, LB Nate Askew, OL Edawn Coughman, CB Kip Edwards, DE T.J. Fatinikun, CB Anthony Gaitor, LB Ka'Lial Glaud, CB Keith Lewis, OL Jamon Meredith, OL Andrew Miller, FB Lonnie Pryor, OL Jeremiah Warren, K Connor Barth, DE Larry English, RB Jeff Demps, QB Mike Kafka and SS Major Wright.
Mike James
News
The Buccaneers backups did little in a 56-14 blowout against the Falcons.

Mike James managed to pick up some carries, gaining 4 yards during the contest. He did not factor into the passing game. 

Tight end Brandon Myers wound up hauling in five passes for 33 yards. Luke Stocker caught two passes for 15 yards. Robert Herron made one catch for 5 yards. Mike James also caught a pass, but it went for -5 yards. 

They'll take on the Steelers Week 4. 

Austin Seferian-Jenkins
News
Buccaneers rookie tight end Austin Seferian-Jenkins has been ruled out of Thursday's game in Atlanta due to his ankle injury. It's the second straight game he'll miss.
Injury
Ankle - Missed Week 3 at Atlanta
Clinton McDonald
News
Buccaneers defensive linemen Clinton McDonald and William Gholston each came away with a sack Week 2 against the Rams. McDonald sacked Austin Davis in the third quarter, while Gholston took down the quarterback in the fourth quarter. McDonald registered seven total tackles (six solo), with one sack and one tackle for loss. Gholston registered six total tackles (four solo), with one sack and one tackle for loss. 
Logan Mankins
News
The Buccaneers should have a number of players available Week 3 against Tampa.

Da'Quan Bowers, Evan Dietrich-Smith, Demar Dotson, William Gholston, Logan Mankins and Bradley McDougald were all active for Thursday's game. All six players were probable coming into the game.

Michael Johnson was listed as questionable, but should also be able to play. 

Adrian Clayborn
News
Buccaneers defensive lineman Adrian Clayborn was placed on injured reserve Friday, due to a season-ending biceps injury.

Clayborn was trying to work through the injury in recent days, having practiced on a limited basis both Wednesday and Thursday. However, the injury proved to be too much for him to keep going, necessitating an IR trip for the second time in three seasons.

Injury
Elbow - IR. Out for season
Garrett Gilkey
News
Jacquies Smith
News
The Bills released defensive lineman Jacquies Smith Monday, to clear a spot on the 53-man roster. Smith was inactive for Week 1 against the Bears, but could land on the practice squad, where he spent much of last season. 
Larry English
News
The Buccaneers have re-signed defensive end Larry English, according to SportsTalkFlorida.com. The team waived defensive end Steven Means to clear a roster spot.
Doug Martin
News
Buccaneers running back Doug Martin is inactive Week 3 against the Falcons.

Martin is still dealing with a knee injury. He was considered questionable coming into the game, but was able to get through limited practice throughout the week. 

Injury
Knee - Missed Week 3 at Atlanta
Kevin Pamphile
News
The Buccaneers have listed RB Doug Martin, LB Mason Foster, T Kevin Pamphile, G Rishaw Johnson, G Kadeem Edwards, TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins and DT Gerald McCoy as inactive Week 3 against the Falcons.

Martin and McCoy are the biggest names on the list. Both players entered the game considered questionable. 

Carlos Fields
News
The Oakland Raiders made their final cuts before Saturday's deadline. The team parted ways with WR Greg Little, RB George Atkinson, DE Denico Autry, CB Chance Casey, OL Jack Cornell, DE Jack Crawford, LB Carlos Fields, LB Bojay Filimoeatu, LB Spencer Hadley, OL Danny Kistler, OL Erle Ladson, DT Ricky Lumpkin, OL Lamar Mady, TE Jake Murphy, WR Seth Roberts, DE Ryan Robinson, S Brandian Ross, OL Jarrod Shaw, TE Scott Simonson, RB Jeremy Stewart, K Giorgio Tavecchio and FB Karl Williams.
Crezdon Butler
News
The Chargers announced their final round of roster cuts on Saturday, paring their roster down to the required 53 for the regular season.

The following players were let go by San Diego: WR Vincent Brown, LB Victor Aiyewa, DT Chas Alecxih, WR Torrence Allen, CB Crezdon Butler, S Alden Darby, CB Greg Ducre, TE Mike Flacco, T Michael Harris , WR Javontee Herndon, OLB Thomas Keiser, DL Joe Kruger, OLB Cordarro Law, S Adrian Phillips, WR Tevin Reese, T Jeremiah Sirles, QB Brad Sorensen, OLB Colton Underwood, G Craig Watts, T Kenny Wiggins, C Khalil Wilkes and DL Doug Worthington.
Chris Owusu
News
Buccaneers wide receiver Chris Owusu found the end zone during Sunday's season opener against the Panthers.

Owusu caught a pass for a gain of 1 yard in the fourth quarter. On the ensuing drive. he followed that up with a 19 yard touchdown reception in the fourth quarter, his first career touchdown. He caught both of his targets for 20 yards and a touchdown in a 20-14 defeat.

The Buccaneers will host the Rams in Week 2.

Kimario McFadden
News
The Falcons trimmed their roster down to 53 on Saturday, cutting the following players: LB Pat Angerer, DL Nosa Eguae, RB Maurice Hagens, CB Jordan Mabin, WR Freddie Martino S Kimario McFadden, OL Pat McQuistan, TE Jacob Pedersen, OL Adam Replogle, DL Donte Rumph, LB Yawin Smallwood, RB Josh Vaughan, CB Ricardo Allen, S Sean Baker, WR Jeremy Ebert, G Harland Gunn, OT Terren Jones, WR Bernard Reedy, DT Travian Robertson, TE Mickey Shuler, LB Jacques Smith, WR Geraldo Boldewijn
Derrius Brooks
News
The Saints have knocked their roster down to 53 by waiving a number of players Saturday.

Among the offense players let go are center Matt Armstrong, wide receivers Seantavius Jones , Brandon Coleman and Charles Hawkins, tight end Nic Jacobs, guards Jason Weaver and Marcel Jones, tackles Tavon Rooks and Thomas Welch and running backs Greg Jones and Derrick Strozier.

The defenders cut loose are cornerbacks Trevin Wade, Terrence Frederick and Derrius Brooks, linebackers Keyunta Dawson and Todd Davis, tackle Lawrence Virgil, safety Pierre Warren.

Placekickers Shayne Graham and Derek Dimke are also out.

Adrian Robinson
News
According to the Baltimore Sun, the Redskins have trimmed down their roster, cutting the following players on Sunday: Stephen Campbell, Cody Hoffman, Jeremy Kimbrough, Ross Madison, Jake McDonough, Adrian Robinson, Jeremy Towns, Rob Jackson.
Evan Dietrich-Smith
News
The Buccaneers should have a number of players available Week 3 against Tampa.

Da'Quan Bowers, Evan Dietrich-Smith, Demar Dotson, William Gholston, Logan Mankins and Bradley McDougald were all active for Thursday's game. All six players were probable coming into the game.

Michael Johnson was listed as questionable, but should also be able to play. 

Mike Glennon
News
Buccaneers quarterback Mike Glennon got some action Thursday against the Falcons.

With Josh McCown going down in the second quarter, Glennon got a chance to show what he could do. Glennon entered down 35 points, however, so it was basically a lost performance. He completed 17 of 24 attempts, picking up 121 yards and a score. Glennon managed to pick up his only touchdown in the final quarter. With the Bucs trailing 56-0, he found Vincent Jackson on a 3 yard strike. 

McCown was awful before being pulled from the game. It's unclear if the team will consider starting Glennon even if McCown proves to be healthy enough to play.

Tampa will take on the Steelers Week 4.

Brandon Magee
News
The Buccaneers announced Monday they waived injured cornerback Rashaan Melvin (ankle) to clear a roster spot for linebacker Brandon Magee, who was promoted from the practice squad.
William Gholston
News
The Buccaneers should have a number of players available Week 3 against Tampa.

Da'Quan Bowers, Evan Dietrich-Smith, Demar Dotson, William Gholston, Logan Mankins and Bradley McDougald were all active for Thursday's game. All six players were probable coming into the game.

Michael Johnson was listed as questionable, but should also be able to play. 

C.J. Wilson
News
The Bears trimmed down their roster to 53 on Saturday, cutting the following players: WR Armanti Edwards, RB Jordan Lynch, TE Jeron Mastrud, OL Dennis Roland, OL Robert Turner, WR Josh Bellamy, C Taylor Boggs, DT Brandon Dunn, LB Jerry Franklin, G Ryan Groy, LB DeDe Lattimore, CB Al Louis-Jean, WR Dale Moss, DT Lee Pegues, DT Tracy Robertson, S Marcus Trice, WR Chris Williams, CB C.J. Wilson, OT Eben Britton, CB Kelvin Hayden, DE Austen Lane and S M.D. Jennings.
Demar Dotson
News
The Buccaneers should have a number of players available Week 3 against Tampa.

Da'Quan Bowers, Evan Dietrich-Smith, Demar Dotson, William Gholston, Logan Mankins and Bradley McDougald were all active for Thursday's game. All six players were probable coming into the game.

Michael Johnson was listed as questionable, but should also be able to play. 

Vincent Jackson
News
Buccaneers wide receiver Vincent Jackson caught two balls in a blowout loss against the Falcons.

Jackson didn't make his first reception until there was 10:57 left in the fourth quarter. Three plays later, he hauled in a 3 yard score from Mike Glennon. Jackson may have pushed off on the play, but the penalty was never called. Tampa was trailing 56-0 at the time, so the score didn't matter in the long run. 

Jackson will take on the Steelers Week 4. 

Major Wright
News
The Buccaneers have re-signed safety Major Wright after placing running back Charles Sims (ankle) on short-term IR, according to NFL.com. Wright was released Saturday as Tampa Bay finalized its 53-man roster.
Luke Stocker
News
The Buccaneers backups did little in a 56-14 blowout against the Falcons.

Mike James managed to pick up some carries, gaining 4 yards during the contest. He did not factor into the passing game. 

Tight end Brandon Myers wound up hauling in five passes for 33 yards. Luke Stocker caught two passes for 15 yards. Robert Herron made one catch for 5 yards. Mike James also caught a pass, but it went for -5 yards. 

They'll take on the Steelers Week 4. 

Patrick Murray
News
Buccaneers kicker Patrick Murray did not attempt a field goal Thursday against the Falcons.

Murray did pick up two extra points and that was it. The Buccaneers got blown out during the contest, not giving Murray any chances to put points on the board. 

Murray will take on the Steelers Week 4.

Charles Sims
News
The Buccaneers have placed running back Charles Sims (ankle) on short-term injured reserve, according to NFL.com. Sims will be eligible to practice after Week 6 and eligible to play after Week 8.
Injury
Ankle - IR. Eligible to return Week 9 at Cleveland
Jonathan Casillas
News
Strong side linebacker Jonathan Casillas has signed a one-year contract with the Buccaneers.

The 26-year-old Casillas, who hooked on with the team as a free agent before last season, played in 12 games and started four. He recorded 24 tackles, but lost time to a torn meniscus that required offseason surgery.

Brandon Myers
News
Buccaneers tight end Brandon Myers was held in check Sunday afternoon at home against the Rams in Week 2.

Myers caught a short 9-yard pass from Josh McCown on the opening play of the game. On the ensuing drive, he hauled in a 24-yard pass. He was held without a target the rest of the way, finishing the game with two receptions for 33 yards in a 19-17 defeat.

Tampa Bay will travel to Atlanta for a Thursday night divisional showdown against the Falcons.

Mark Barron
News
Buccaneers safety Mark Barron revealed that he underwent right knee surgery in the offseason, ESPN reports Sunday.

Barron has been practicing, but is not 100 percent healthy from the procedure, per the report. The 24-year-old missed the final two games of the year in 2013 because of hamstring injury. He should be ready for the start of the season.
Anthony Collins
News
Anthony Collins has picked the Buccaneers, reportedly over the Bengals and Panthers, as his new team. The offensive tackle has agreed to terms with them according to The Tampa Bay Times' Rick Stroud. 

ESPN reports the deal is good for five years and $30 million with $15 million guaranteed

The 6-foot-5, 315-pound behemoth out of Kansas started seven games for the Bengals last year. He has 25 career starts over six seasons. 

Michael Johnson
News
Several key Buccaneers defenders are on the injury report for Thursday's game in Atlanta. Among them, defensive end Michael Johnson is questionable with an ankle injury.

Defensive ends William Gholston (shoulder) and Da'Quan Bowers (abdomen) are probable, as is safety Bradley McDougald (knee).

Danny Lansanah
News
Among the Buccaneers inactives for Week 16 against the Rams, three are sidelined as a result of injuries. Offensive lineman Carl Nicks (foot), defensive lineman Da'Quan Bowers (knee) and defensive back Mark Barron (hamstring) headline the team's inactive list.

Additionally, linebacker Danny Lansanah, defensive lineman Matthew Masifilo , running back Lonnie Pryor and offensive lineman Patrick Omameh are all out of uniform Sunday.  

Bobby Rainey
News
Buccaneers running back Bobby Rainey managed to get some action in garbage time after an awful start.

Rainey was terrible early on, fumbling on his fourth touch of the contest. He was benched for two series before returning to the game. On the first drive of the third quarter, Rainey fumbled again. With the team trailing 56-0, Rainey actually managed to pick up some yardage in the final quarter. He was primarily used in the passing game, but also picked up a few rushing yards.

Rainey finished with 41 rushing yards on 11 attempts, and 64 receiving yards on six catches. He actually led all Bucs receivers in yardage and catches. 

Rainey will take on the Steelers Week 4. 

Jorvorskie Lane
News
The Buccaneers got minor contribution from a couple of role players in Week 2 loss to the Rams. Wide receiver Robert Herron caught two of his three targets for 13 yard. Fullback Jorvorskie Lane was limited to just one reception for a 3-yard gain.
Robert Herron
News
The Buccaneers got minor contribution from a couple of role players in Week 2 loss to the Rams. Wide receiver Robert Herron caught two of his three targets for 13 yard. Fullback Jorvorskie Lane was limited to just one reception for a 3-yard gain.
Michael Koenen
News
The Buccaneers have signed guards Roger Allen and Howard Barbieri as well as linebacker Dom DeCicco. To make room for them they waived cornerback Mason Robinson and tackles Brice Schwab and Jason Weaver

Additionally, punter Michael Koenen was removed from the Non-Football Injury list. 

Dane Fletcher
News
Buccaneers middle linebacker Mason Foster, who dislocated his shoulder Week 2, has been officially ruled out of Thursday's game in Atlanta. Dane Fletcher is expected to replace him.
Ka'Lial Glaud
News
The Buccaneers made a slew of moves Saturday to pare their roster down to the required 53 for the regular season.

Tampa Bay cut the following players: DB Marc Anthony, LB Nate Askew, OL Edawn Coughman, CB Kip Edwards, DE T.J. Fatinikun, CB Anthony Gaitor, LB Ka'Lial Glaud, CB Keith Lewis, OL Jamon Meredith, OL Andrew Miller, FB Lonnie Pryor, OL Jeremiah Warren, K Connor Barth, DE Larry English, RB Jeff Demps, QB Mike Kafka and SS Major Wright.
Russell Shepard
News
The Buccaneers put wideout Russell Shepard on injured reserve with a toe injury, reports the Tampa Tribune.
Gerald McCoy
News
Buccaneers defensive lineman Gerald McCoy told the Tampa Tribune Friday he thinks he might end up missing just one game as a result of a broken hand, after sitting out Thursday's loss to the Falcons.

McCoy is targeting a return to action in Week 4 against the Steelers, noting that his hand is in a splint, not a cast. The extra time off following Thursday's game could give him a better chance of returning next Sunday. 

Injury
Hand - Missed Week 3 at Atlanta
Matthew Masifilo
News
Safety Mark Barron (hamstring) and linebacker Dekoda Watson are two of the injured Buccaneers on the Sunday inactive report.

Others on the list are linebacker Ka'Lial Glaud, defensive tackle Matthew Masifilo, guard Carl Nicks, running back Lonnie Pryor and defensive end Scott Solomon.

Oniel Cousins
News
The Buccaneers signed former Browns guard Oniel Cousins to a one-year deal.
Jeff Demps
News
The Buccaneers made a slew of moves Saturday to pare their roster down to the required 53 for the regular season.

Tampa Bay cut the following players: DB Marc Anthony, LB Nate Askew, OL Edawn Coughman, CB Kip Edwards, DE T.J. Fatinikun, CB Anthony Gaitor, LB Ka'Lial Glaud, CB Keith Lewis, OL Jamon Meredith, OL Andrew Miller, FB Lonnie Pryor, OL Jeremiah Warren, K Connor Barth, DE Larry English, RB Jeff Demps, QB Mike Kafka and SS Major Wright.
Scott Solomon
News
The Buccaneers added defensive lineman Scott Solomon to the active roster Friday, following the season-ending injury to Adrian Clayborn. Solomon spent part of the 2013 season in Tampa Bay, but did not appear in a game.
Brandon Dixon
News
The Buccaneers have activated defensive back Brandon Dixon off their practice squad onto their live roster.

The rookie sixth round pick was cut last week by the Jets and signed by Tampa Bay.

Bradley McDougald
News
The Buccaneers should have a number of players available Week 3 against Tampa.

Da'Quan Bowers, Evan Dietrich-Smith, Demar Dotson, William Gholston, Logan Mankins and Bradley McDougald were all active for Thursday's game. All six players were probable coming into the game.

Michael Johnson was listed as questionable, but should also be able to play. 

Solomon Patton
News
The Buccaneers have promoted rookie wide receiver/kick returner Solomon Patton from the practice squad to the live roster.
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Alterraun Verner
News
Buccaneers cornerback Alterraun Verner took part in full team drills Tuesday, a significant step in his return from a tweaked hamstring. The team hopes he can play Saturday against the Dolphins but is more concerned with getting him ready for the Sept. 7 regular-season opener.

"It's definitely progressing," Verner told the team's website.

Keith Tandy
News
Buccaneers defensive back Keith Tandy recorded an interception for the second straight game and the third time this season Week 13 at Carolina, grabbing a pass that deflected off the hands of wide receiver Brandon LaFell midway through the first quarter.

Tandy also had one assisted tackle on the day. He has averaged just 1.7 tackles in 12 games this season.

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