What appeared to be a Sunday that would be anchored by a meeting between the last two Super Bowl champions, turned into another high-scoring weekend filled with anxiety on what dangers COVID-19 has lurking around the corner as the NFL finishes off Week 4 on Monday.
Week 3 action was far less traumatic than last week’s never-ending ride to an injured reserve list. However, it was certainly traumatic for numerous teams including the NFC East that saw their defenses give up an average of 32 points per game on Sunday. Yet, no one’s pain […]
The early games in Week 2 were an abject disaster. The 10 early Sunday games saw competitive battles and one of the most memorable regular finishes in recent memory (we’ll get to that). However, injuries stole the show early on.
The previously winless Tampa Bay Buccaneers, who were annihilated 56-14 just over a week ago by the Atlanta Falcons on national TV, shocked the Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field on Sunday. Pittsburgh fell behind to Tampa 10-0 in the first quarter. However, by the start of the fourth quarter […]
It’s very likely that I’m taking extra pleasure in Philadelphia’s last-second 23-21 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for a few reasons. Of course, the Eagles won their first game in 70 days. They lost eight games in a row and seemed to be making a beeline to […]
Warren Sapp’s broadcasting career may be an indirect casualty stemming from the New Orleans Saints bounty debacle. Greg Bedard of the Boston Globe reports NFL Network plans to dismiss Sapp after the former Tampa Bay Buc accused ex-Saints tight end Jeremy Shockey of being a snitch and tipping […]
Perhaps the top play of Week 11 (and the season) may have occurred yesterday during Green Bay’s 35-26 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Bucs running back LeGarrette Blount scored a 54-yard romp that featured eight Packer defenders getting planted or missing the burly Tampa runner altogether. It’s […]
http://twitter.com/#!/nfl/status/60100699920408576 The NFL will release its regular season schedule tonight at 7pm on NFL Network. The league officially announced the continuation of its International Series on Monday, which will feature the Chicago Bears facing the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on October 23 in London.