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Bucs coach focused on Titans, not Tom Brady's return date

Aug. 18, 2022 17:07 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans must decide if rookie Malik Willis gets a second straight preseason start knowing exactly what they have in veteran Ryan Tannehill. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have Tom Brady, who is due back soon from a personal break from training camp,...

Carl Nassib happily back with Bucs after being selective

Aug. 17, 2022 15:28 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Carl Nassib has a new number with one of his old teams, and the outside linebacker couldn't be happier playing with Shaq Barrett again even if their Tampa Bay reunion came Wednesday in a different city. “Shaq was killing it today," Nassib said. "I mean...

Dolphins CB Trill Williams tears ACL in preseason opener

Aug. 14, 2022 17:34 PM EDT

Miami Dolphins cornerback Trill Williams tore his ACL in the team's preseason opener against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, coach Mike McDaniel confirmed Sunday. During the fourth quarter of the Dolphins’ 26-24 home win Saturday, Buccaneers backup quarterback Kyle Trask threw a pass to...

Tom Brady taking 11-day break from Bucs for personal reasons

Aug. 11, 2022 13:25 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tom Brady was excused from training camp on Thursday, the first day of what Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Todd Bowles said was a planned, 11-day absence from the team to address “personal things.” Bowles said the 45-year-old quarterback's break from practice was...

Tagovailoa on Miami tampering with Brady: 'I'm still here'

Aug. 11, 2022 09:21 AM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tua Tagovailoa would rather chat with Tom Brady than answer questions about him taking his job. Tagovailoa spent time talking with Brady while the Miami Dolphins and Tampa Bay Buccaneers held a joint practice Wednesday. He had a simple reply when asked about...

Joint practices allow coaches to hold players out of games

Aug. 09, 2022 18:20 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tom Brady will get his reps in joint practices against the Miami Dolphins this week instead of an exhibition game. Aaron Rodgers hasn’t played a preseason snap since 2018. Justin Herbert is expected to again watch from the sideline this month. ...

Injured WR Godwin back on practice field for Buccaneers

Aug. 05, 2022 16:46 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Seven months after undergoing knee surgery, Tampa Bay Buccaneers receiver Chris Godwin is back in pads on the practice field. Godwin, who signed a three-year, $60 million contract in March, worked out in full uniform at training camp Friday — running and...

NFL suspends Dolphins owner for tampering with Brady, Payton

Aug. 02, 2022 15:41 PM EDT

The NFL has suspended Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross and fined him $1.5 million for tampering with Tom Brady and Sean Payton following a six-month investigation stemming from Brian Flores' racial discrimination lawsuit against the league. The league's investigation found the...

Brady: Hainsey working hard to become Jensen's replacement

Aug. 01, 2022 17:00 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Todd Bowles chuckled when he was asked if the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are planning anything special for Tom Brady’s birthday. The seven-time Super Bowl champion turns 45 on Wednesday. His coach wouldn’t say if the quarterback would get a day off from practice. ...

Young Bucs centers competing to replace injured Jensen

Jul. 30, 2022 14:57 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — With center Ryan Jensen expected to miss “significant time” with a knee injury, second-year pro Robert Hainsey is hoping to make the most of an opportunity to earn a starting job with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The second-year pro spent his rookie season...