Clyde Christensen has been a QB coach for 43 years and is the only one in the NFL to have coached Tom Brady and Peyton Manning. Bruce Arians, who retired last season, is the only coach to have done the same.
Rays' Kevin Kiermaier, Lightning's Steven Stamkos, UT's Joe Urso and Rowdies' Leo Fernandez reflect on how Tom Brady's legacy will last generations in Tampa Bay and Florida.
After 23 seasons with the NFL that including a historic Super Bowl win with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Tom Brady announced he will retire – for good this time.
It's been two decades since the Buccaneers won their first Super Bowl. It wasn't until 2003 that the team finally reached the championship game and returned home with the Lombardi Trophy. It was an unforgettable time for Tampa Bay.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have fired offensive coordinator Byron Leftwich, days after the team's lopsided loss to the Cowboys in the wild-card round of the playoffs. His firing is part of the team's coaching staff shakeup that comes on the heels of the Bucs' losing season.
After 11 seasons, the Buccaneers' three senior-most players are in what could be their final year, taking with them three decades of experience.
“I appreciate all of the texts, calls, thoughts and prayers you all have expressed towards my family and I,” Bucs wide receiver Russell Gage wrote on Twitter. “I just wanted to let you all know that I’m doing great and in great spirits! Thank you!”
The 45-year-old, seven-time Super Bowl champion said he was retiring after last season, only to return 40 days later. This time around, he says he'll take more time to make his decision: "It'll be one day at a time, truly."
More than 60,000 people filled Raymond James Stadium Monday night for the NFC Wild Card playoff game between the Cowboys and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Despite the best efforts of Brady and the Bucs, the team fell short, ending their season with a 31-14 loss to Dallas.
During his 3-year battle with pancreatic cancer, Army veteran Michael Thrasher remained loyal – to his wife and his team, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. It was his hope to get to one more game, but time ran out. But with the help of the Bucs Foundation and dedicated hospice workers, Michelle Thrasher will carry his spirit to this weekend’s game.
A long line of cars filled with Buccaneer fans wrapped around Raymond James Stadium. The team gave away swag to help build excitement for the playoffs.
Come playoff time, the importance of turnovers are magnified and right now the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are getting them, forcing nine of their 20 in the last six games.
Despite being the underdog against Dallas, the Bucs do have some advantages against Dallas in this playoff matchup. It starts first with their health.
"Gronk," as he was known during his playing days, is appearing in a new ad for Fan Duel during the Super Bowl on Feb. 12. The four-time champion is practicing his kicks with legendary NFL kicker Adam Vinatieri.
Tom Brady broke his own NFL record for the most completions in a season during Sunday's game, but he ended the day with a different record he's never had: a losing season. The team's loss against the Falcons dropped the NFC South champions to 8-9 — the first time a team quarterbacked by Brady has finished a season below .500.
Rookie Desmond Ridder's first two career touchdown passes powered the Atlanta Falcons to a 30-17 win over the playoff-bound Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday after Tom Brady broke his own NFL record for most completions in a season before leaving the game late in the first half.
Tom Brady broke his own NFL record for most completions in a season, quickly gaining the needed nine connections in Tampa Bay's game against the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday.
There are "Hat and T-Shirt" games like the Tampa Bay Buccaneers celebrated last Sunday and then there are "Incentive and Record" games like what they're up for this week.
Over the last 10 seasons, not resting players has brought winning results for the Buccaneers. In fact, teams that didn't sit their starters in the final week of the regular season won their first playoff games 79% of the time.
After a helicopter plunged into Hillsborough Bay off Davis Islands, the occupants were able to escape the aircraft – but it was the jet ski riders that lifted them out of the water. One of them was the Buccaneers' backup quarterback, Blaine Gabbert.