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Brady's Bucs focused on getting better, repeating as champs

Jun. 09, 2021 18:13 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — There’s no room for complacency in Tom Brady’s world. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are hoping to become the first team to repeat as Super Bowl champions since Brady’s 2003 and 2004 New England Patriots, and the 43-year-old quarterback doesn’t want...

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. ...

Rodgers an expected no-show, Brady full-go at minicamps

Jun. 08, 2021 18:25 PM EDT

Aaron Rodgers was a no-show and Tom Brady was full-go. The quarterbacks who faced off in the NFC championship game five months ago dominated headlines as several NFL teams opened mandatory minicamps on Tuesday. Rodgers expectedly skipped Green Bay’s...

Lower-round QBs face long odds to make it in NFL

May. 03, 2021 17:10 PM EDT

The five teams that took quarterbacks in the first round of the NFL draft head into the offseason program full of optimism that they have found the franchise cornerstone that will lead to great success for the next decade. History indicates that at least a couple of those...

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...

Buccaneers tab QB Kyle Trask as Brady's potential successor

May. 01, 2021 00:28 AM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — As the second round of the NFL draft neared its end, Kyle Trask kept glancing at his cell phone in anticipation of a call. The former Florida star knew there was a good chance the Tampa Bay Buccaneers were interested in grooming a young quarterback to...

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...

Super Bowl champ Bucs focused on building depth in NFL draft

Apr. 23, 2021 14:42 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Jason Licht is enjoying the perks that come with being the general manager of a reigning Super Bowl champion. That includes the challenge of getting a late start on preparing for the NFL draft and not having a selection until the tail end of the first...

Super Bowl champ Bucs aim to bolster depth in NFL draft

Apr. 22, 2021 13:24 PM EDT

32. TAMPA BAY BUCCANNERS (15-5) LAST SEASON: Talk about peaking at the right time. Everything fell into place down the stretch for Tom Brady and an all-star roster assembled around the seven-time Super Bowl winner. From leading informal offseason workouts to getting...

Brady expects to be ready for minicamp after knee surgery

Apr. 19, 2021 14:03 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tom Brady is recovering from offseason knee surgery and expects to be ready for June minicamp with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Speaking at a fundraiser for Bucs coach Bruce Arians' foundation, the 43-year-old quarterback joked that he didn't know “if...