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CB Ronde Barber Gives Throughts On His Long Career

Last week Buccaneers cornerback Ronde Barber, 38, retired after starting 215 straight games in the defensive backfield, a record for consecutive starts by an NFL defensive back. He played right corner, left corner, slot corner and free safety. Barber spoke with Peter King of Sports Illustrated about his career and retirement. “It was time. It […]

Video: Barber Calls It A Career After 16 Seasons

Defensive back Ronde Barber has decided to retire after 16 seasons. Peter Schrager discusses his great career, and whether or not Barber has a shot at the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Barber’s retirement concludes his run of consecutive starts at 215, the most in NFL history by a defensive back. He goes out with […]

Bucs Bring Back Barber; Sign OT Dotson

The Buccaneers announced that they have re-signed cornerback Ronde Barber to a one-year contract and offensive tackle Demar Dotson to a two-year contract. Financial terms were not disclosed. Barber agreed to return for a 16th season last week and officially signed his contract on Wednesday. The 5-foot-10, 184-pound cornerback has spent his entire NFL career […]

Bucs Could Make a Splash in Free Agency

In 2012, the Tampa Bay Bucs will have around $60 million in cap room. This means that they will have a lot of money to spend on free agents. Now, Mark Dominik, the GM, has stated that he would like to do more in free agency many times. The biggest needs for the Bucs are […]

Top 10 Draft Picks in Buccaneers History

10 Hugh Green Green played 5 years in Tampa and made two pro bowls. His career in Tampa was cut short by injures. Leading the team to trade him away. But Green still put up good numbers with the Buccs. 54 games played 12.5 sacks, five interceptions, and two career touchdowns. 9 John Lynch Lynch […]

A View on How the Buccaneers Will Deal with the Salary Cap Issues in 2012

Football Outsiders is out and doing Division by Division looks at the salary cap and how it affects each team around the league. To see about the entire NFC South – click HERE Here’s the Buccaneers breakdown, and some of the background on how they think things will play out for the team. Estimated Cap […]

Sources: Buccaneers RB LeGarrette Blount likely out 1-2 games

Buccaneers running back LeGarrette Blount is expected to be sidelined one-to-two contests with his left knee injury, accoding to Rick Stroud of the St. Petersburg Times. Stroud’s sources note that he is doubtful for Sunday’s home game against the Saints and questionable for next week’s clash with the Bears in London. Is it time for Ronde to […]

Buccaneers CB Barber named NFC Defensive Player of the Week

For the ninth time in his Buccaneers career, including the postseason, cornerback Ronde Barber was named the NFC Defensive Player of the Week after recording four tackles, one tackle for loss, one fumble recovery, one interception and three passes defensed, in a 16-13 win over the NFC South rival Atlanta Falcons. The interception marked the […]