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Bucs PR staff wins pro football writers' Pete Rozelle Award

Jun. 11, 2021 17:39 PM EDT

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers public relations staff has won the Pete Rozelle Award from the Professional Football Writers of America for its work in a Super Bowl-winning season that included the free agent addition of quarterback Tom Brady. The staff of Nelson Luis, Michael...

Back to work: Brady throws at camp, champs reward Arians, GM

Jun. 08, 2021 18:27 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — No keeping Tom Brady off the practice field. The 43-year-old quarterback was a full participant Tuesday at mandatory minicamp for the Super Bowl champion Tampa Bay Buccaneers, taking part in individual drills and doing some 7-on-7 and 11-on-11 work. ...

Thrust the Process: Embiid pays tribute to WWE stars

May. 28, 2021 16:56 PM EDT

With support from WWE’s resident good-time guys, Joel Embiid has channeled his inner wrestler and learned to Thrust the Process. As the Philadelphia crowd roared, the 76ers’ NBA MVP candidate mimicked a crude Degeneration X chop after he was fouled in a Game 2...

Jets' Mosley aims to make impact again after '2-year hiatus'

May. 28, 2021 10:30 AM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — C.J. Mosley has been waiting a long time to feel this way again. After what he called a “two-year hiatus” — one because of an injury, the other after opting out because of the coronavirus pandemic — the New York Jets middle linebacker...

Fresh start: Steelers rookies understand high expectations

May. 14, 2021 16:34 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Kendrick Green grew up wearing No. 53. Still, the Pittsburgh Steelers rookie center wasn't so sure if it would be available after the team selected him in the third round of the NFL draft. The number, after all, belonged to...

NFL star Rob Gronkowski gives $1.2M to renovate playground

May. 08, 2021 16:54 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — An aging playground in Boston will be getting a major upgrade through a $1.2 million donation from NFL star Rob Gronkowski. The former New England Patriot returned to Boston on Friday to deliver a check for the renovation of the Charlesbank Playground on...

Super Bowl champions address wants, not needs in NFL draft

May. 01, 2021 21:10 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Theoretically, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers could have opted out of the NFL draft and still felt good about their chances of repeating as Super Bowl champions. With all 22 starters and every key reserve and specialist returning from last season, the Bucs...

Saints take defenders Werner, Adebo on 2nd day of NFL draft

May. 01, 2021 00:21 AM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The New Orleans Saints selected Ohio State linebacker Pete Werner in the second round of the NFL draft on Friday night before trading up to add their third defensive player of the draft early in the third round with Stanford cornerback Paulson Adebo. ...

Buccaneers select LB Joe Tryon with last pick of first round

Apr. 30, 2021 01:13 AM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers selected Washington linebacker Joe Tryon Thursday night in the first round of the NFL draft, No. 32 overall. With no glaring needs after keeping the core of the roster together in free agency, the Super Bowl champions are...

AP Source: WR Antonio Brown returning to Bucs on 1-year deal

Apr. 28, 2021 13:12 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Receiver Antonio Brown has agreed to return to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on a one-year contract that could be worth up to $6.5 million, including incentives, a person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press. The person spoke on the condition...