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6-10, 4th in NFC South

Mike Wells ESPN Staff Writer 

Former Colts and Tampa coach Tony Dungy on Dennis Green: "As he got toward the top of the ladder, what he wanted to do was help other coaches, especially those African-American coaches that were trying to get into the pipeline of coaching in the NFL. He taught me a lot about that. He poured it into me. It's a tough, tough day losing Denny."

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Notable roster moves in NFC South

Notable offseason moves in the NFC South include the Falcons release of Roddy White and the Saints release of Marques Colston.

Jalen & Jacoby: Jameis Winston gets into football shape (finally) (1:36)

Tampa Bay limits yards after the catch

The Buccaneers' defense allowed an average of 4.7 yards after the catch last season, sixth-best in the NFL, per Football Outsiders. Sneaky strengths (Insider)

Winston working out with Michael Jordan's former trainer (0:37)
Warrick Dunn salutes Baton Rouge officers (3:22)
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5dAaron Schatz

Under-the-radar strength of every NFL offense

Patriots RB Dion Lewis dominated opponents after the catch, while Washington QB Kirk Cousins thrived on play-action. Aaron Schatz delves into the hidden strength of each offense.


Mike Evans and his dark past

Buccaneers wide receiver Mike Evans opens up to Lisa Salters and E:60 about how the murder of his father by his uncle shaped him.

How will Bucs' defense perform under Mike Smith? (1:55)

Jenna Laine ESPN Staff Writer 

Former Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Leonard Johnson has signed with the Carolina Panthers. A former undrafted free agent from Iowa State, he spent three seasons in Tampa (2012-2014) and had a stint with the New England Patriots in 2015. He is expected to compete for the nickel back role. (Photo courtesy of the Carolina Panthers)

Crystal ball: Bucs will contend in 2017

One more draft should get the Buccaneers over the top, writes John Clayton. Tampa Bay still needs to upgrade at cornerback and defensive end. Clayton: 30 projections (Insider)

How should Buccaneers handle situation with Miko Grimes? (2:02)

Tampa Bay improves in ranks

The Bucs land the No. 17 spot in out Future Power Rankings, ranking higher in every category except coaching. Their biggest leap? Roster. Jameis Winston is accurate, sturdy, has a complex understanding of football concepts and can only improve from here. Future Power Rankings (Insider)

Team Stats

Passing Yards240.817th
Rushing Yards135.15th
Points For21.420th
Points Against26.126th

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