|Sep 21 2017 - Chris Baker|
DT Chris Baker has the flu and missed a second straight day of practice on Thursday.
|Sep 21 2017 - Kendell Beckwith|
LB Kendell Beckwith took reps at middle linebacker again Thursday with the No. 1 defense.
|Sep 21 2017 - Jacquies Smith|
DE Jacquies Smith also has the flu and missed a second straight day of practice on Thursday.
|Sep 21 2017 - Kwon Alexander|
LB Kwon Alexander, who did not finish the season opener due to a recurring hamstring injury, missed a second straight day of practice on Thursday.
|Sep 21 2017 - Gerald McCoy|
DT Gerald McCoy, who missed Wednesday's practice with an ankle injury, was limited in Thursday's practice. But McCoy is expected to play against the Vikings.
|Sep 20 2017 - Devante Bond|
LB Devante Bond (knee) returned to practice and had full participation.
|Sep 20 2017 - Jacquies Smith|
Defensive end Jacquies Smith did not practice Wednesday due to an illness.
|Sep 20 2017 - Kendell Beckwith|
LB Kendell Beckwith took reps with the first-team defense at middle linebacker Wednesday.
|Sep 20 2017 - Kwon Alexander|
LB Kwon Alexander, who aggravated a hamstring injury last Sunday and couldn't finish the game against the Bears, did not practice Wednesday.
|Sep 20 2017 - Gerald McCoy|
DT Gerald McCoy, who injured his ankle in Sunday's win over the Bears, did not practice on Wednesday.
|Sep 18 2017 - Brad McDougald|
S Bradley McDougald played six snaps for Seattle in a "big nickel" look alongside FS Earl Thomas and SS Kam Chancellor. It's the first time in head coach Pete Carroll's tenure in Seattle that they've dabbled with an extra safety on the field in nickel situations.
|Sep 18 2017 - Kevin Pamphile|
G Kevin Pamphile split reps Sunday with Evan Smith at left guard Sunday.
|Sep 18 2017 - DeSean Jackson|
WR DeSean Jackson had the ball thrown to him three times, but there were no completions. He caught the first one out of bounds near the end zone.
The second was thrown over Jackson's head. The third was thrown over the wrong shoulder.
|Sep 18 2017 - Kendell Beckwith|
LB Kendell Beckwith moved over from strong-side linebacker to middle linebacker Sunday, replacing injured Kwon Alexander. He finished with five tackles.
|Sep 18 2017 - Kwon Alexander|
LB Kwon Alexander aggravated a hamstring strain and did not finish Sunday's game against the Bears. He did play enough to record his fourth career interception.
|Sep 18 2017 - Robert McClain|
CB Robert McClain, 29, played his 81st NFL game Sunday but scored his first touchdown, intercepting Mike Glennon's pass and returning it 47 yards for a touchdown.
|Sep 18 2017 - T.J. Ward|
S T.J. Ward, the former Pro Bowler who was acquired after being cut by the Denver Broncos, made his Tampa Bay debut with a second-quarter splash play. He dumped Bears RB Tarik Cohen for a 3-yard loss. "It's great to have T.J. here," coach Dirk Koetter said. "He's going to help us a lot."
|Sep 18 2017 - O.J. Howard|
TE O.J. Howard, a first-round pick from Alabama, had his first NFL catch with a 17-yard reception in the third quarter.
|Sep 18 2017 - Kwon Alexander|
LB Kwon Alexander, whose first-quarter interception set up Tampa Bay's first touchdown, left in the second quarter with a hamstring injury and didn't return, putting more stress on a linebacker corps that was already missing backup Devante Bond.
|Sep 18 2017 - Jacquizz Rodgers|
RB Jacquizz Rodgers started for Doug Martin, serving the final three games of a substance-abuse suspension. He scored on a 1-yard run Sunday.
|Sep 18 2017 - Jameis Winston|
QB Jameis Winston was 18 of 30 for 204 yards before giving way to Ryan Fitzpatrick late in the fourth quarter. Winston's favorite target was Mike Evans, who had seven receptions for 93 yards and a 13-yard touchdown.
|Sep 14 2017 - Channing Ward|
DE Channing Ward was signed to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' practice squad, the team announced Thursday. Defensive end Sterling Bailey was released from the same unit to make room for Ward, who recorded five tackles in five games last season with the Buccaneers.
|Sep 13 2017 - D.J. Ward|
D.J. Ward had only his second practice Wednesday since joining the team last week and it's unknown how much he will play Sunday against the Bears.
|Sep 13 2017 - Demar Dotson|
T Demar Dotson, who had a groin strain during the preseason, said he benefited from the bye week after the season opener vs. Miami was postponed until Nov. 19.
|Sep 13 2017 - Jacquizz Rodgers|
RB Jacquizz Rodgers should get the bulk of the rushing load Sunday with Doug Martin serving a three-game suspension.
|Sep 13 2017 - Devante Bond|
LB Devante Bond has a knee injury and was limited in practice Wednesday.
|Sep 12 2017 - Kwon Alexander|
LB Kwon Alexander missed the final two preseason games with a hamstring strain, but he should be active for the Sunday game against the Bears.
|Sep 12 2017 - Demar Dotson|
T Demar Dotson, who missed nearly all the preseason with a groin strain, said the extra time off will be a big benefit to him preparing for the Bears.
|Sep 12 2017 - T.J. Ward|
S T.J. Ward used the bye week to become more familiar with Mike Smith's defense in Tampa Bay.
|Sep 12 2017 - Gerald McCoy|
DT Gerald McCoy went to his home in Oklahoma during the bye week, but his thoughts were on Tampa Bay. "Good morning," McCoy tweeted Monday. "Praying everybody is OK. And made it through the night."
|Sep 6 2017 - Channing Ward|
DE Channing Ward was released to make room for DE Will Clarke.
|Sep 6 2017 - Will Clarke|
DE Will Clarke, who had four sacks last season with the Bengals and played under Bucs defensive line coach Jay Hayes, was signed to the 53-man roster.
|Sep 6 2017 - Doug Martin|
RB Doug Martin still will have to serve a three-game suspension despite the postponement, meaning he will not be eligible to return until the Bucs host the Patriots on Thursday Night Football in Week 5.
|Sep 6 2017 - T.J. Ward|
S T.J. Ward said he will benefit from the Week 1 bye to familiarize himself with coordinator Mike Smith's defense.
|Sep 6 2017 - Kendell Beckwith|
LB Kendell Beckwith, the third-round pick from LSU, has won the job over Devante Bond at strong-side linebacker.
|Sep 6 2017 - Devante Bond|
LB Devante Bond, who was injured in the second preseason game at Jacksonville, returned to practice on Wednesday.
|Sep 5 2017 - Channing Ward|
DL Channing Ward was released by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Ward, 24, played in five games (one start) for the Buccaneers last season and recorded a combined five tackles.
|Sep 5 2017 - Will Clarke|
DE Will Clarke was signed by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Clarke spent the last three seasons with the Cincinnati Bengals before being let go as part of the roster cut down on Saturday. Clarke, 26, registered 22 tackles and 4.5 sacks in 35 games for the Bengals after being drafted out of West Virginia.
|Sep 4 2017 - T.J. Ward|
S T.J. Ward signed a one-year, $5 million deal with the Buccaneers on Monday. General manager Jason Licht, having saved $25.5-million in salary cap space for such a transaction, pounced with more than a half dozen other teams interested when Ward was released Friday after three seasons in Denver. Ward, 30, is a three-time Pro Bowl selection.
|Sep 3 2017 - Antony Auclair|
TE Antony Auclair, who was born and raised in Quebec, and played college ball in Canada at Laval, finished a strong training camp by making the Bucs' 53-man roster.
|Sep 3 2017 - Ryan Griffin|
QB Ryan Griffin, who sustained a sprained AC joint in his right throwing shoulder in the preseason opener at Cincinnati, will remain on the Buccaneers' 53-man roster for a day.
However, he is headed to Injured Reserve and probably designated for recall.
|Sep 2 2017 - T.J. Ward|
The Denver Broncos released safety T.J. Ward on Saturday after three seasons with the team. The Broncos informed Ward of his release ahead of the 4 p.m. ET deadline for all NFL teams to trim their rosters to 53 players, president of football operations/general manager John Elway announced. Ward, a three-time Pro Bowler, was scheduled to make a non-guaranteed $4.5 million in the final year of the four-year contract he signed in 2014. The 30-year-old Ward started 14 games last season and recorded 69 tackles, one sack and one interception. Ward did not play in any of the four preseason games after suffering a hamstring injury in practice in early August. He lost out to second-year safety Justin Simmons.
|Sep 2 2017 - T.J. Ward|
S T.J. Ward was reportedly released by the Broncos after three seasons with the team on Saturday. Ward, a three-time Pro Bowler, was scheduled to make a non-guaranteed $4.5 million in the final year of the four-year contract he signed in 2014. The 30-year-old Ward started 14 games last season and recorded 69 tackles, one sack and one interception. Ward did not play in any of the four preseason games after suffering a hamstring injury in practice in early August. He lost out to second-year S Justin Simmons.
|Sep 1 2017 - Doug Martin|
RB Doug Martin has begun his three-game suspension for violating the NFL's policy on performance enhancing drugs.
|Sep 1 2017 - Jameis Winston|
QB Jameis Winston did not throw a touchdown pass during the preseason.
|Sep 1 2017 - Ryan Fitzpatrick|
QB Ryan Fitzpatrick went 1-for-7 passing for six yards and ran for three more yards in the Bucs 13-10 loss to the Browns in the preseason finale.
It was a bad appearance, but coach Dirk Koetter is confident in Fitzpatrick because, "He's calm under pressure."
|Aug 29 2017 - Devante Bond|
LB Devante Bond (leg) did not practice Tuesday and is a candidate for injured reserve. At the very least he seems to have lost the starting position at strong side linebacker to rookie Kendell Beckwith.
|Aug 29 2017 - Kwon Alexander|
LB Kwon Alexander has an undisclosed injury and did not practice Tuesday. He did not play against the Browns, but he is expected to return in time for the season opener.
|Aug 29 2017 - Jameis Winston|
QB Jameis Winston did not throw a touchdown pass in the preseason. He will not play against the Redskins.
|Aug 29 2017 - DeSean Jackson|
WR DeSean Jackson (amkle) was held out against the Browns but returned to practice Tuesday.