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Winston happy to be back, with Bucs' success

2:21 PM ET TAMPA, Fla. — On his first day back at practice following a three-game suspension, Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston was asked how he’d handle possibly being the second-string quarterback behind Ryan Fitzpatrick. “The most important thing is the success we … www.espn.com – NFL

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Bucs' Polanco to miss remainder of season

PITTSBURGH — Pirates right fielder Gregory Polanco‘s season is over. Polanco sustained a “significant” bone bruise in his left knee that will require six to eight weeks of rest and rehabilitation, the Pirates announced on Saturday. He also injured his left shoulder while awkwardly sliding into second base on Friday night, though the details of that injury remain unclear. … ...

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Bucs' Evans helps Jacksonville shooting victims

7:29 PM ET TAMPA, Fla. — There was trash talk, laughter and — most of all — it was the first time top Madden player Shay Kivlen had smiled in over a week. The 21-year-old known as “Young Kiv” took on Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver <a href="http://www.espn.com/nfl/player… www.espn.com – NFL

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Bucs' Koetter calls rookie RB Jones' debut 'pretty average'

Rookie running back Ronald Jones left Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Dirk Koetter wanting more – quite a bit more, in fact – with his performance in Thursday’s preseason opener. “I thought Ronald was pretty average,” Koetter said Friday, according to <a href="https://twitter.com/NFLSTROUD/… NFL | theScore

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Bucs' Spence gained 35 pounds by eating 9 meals, 9,000 calories per day

Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive end Noah Spence seems to have spent the majority of his offseason eating. Spence arrived at training camp 35 pounds heavier thanks to a diet regimen that saw him consume nine meals and approximately 9,000 calories per day, according to <a href="http://www.espn.com/blog/tampa-bay-buccaneers/pos… NFL | theScore

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Bucs' Fitzpatrick prepares to fill in for suspended Winston

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) As a veteran quarterback accustomed to ever-changing roles, there’s little Ryan Fitzpatrick hasn’t experienced during a 14-year NFL career. He’s been a starter and a backup – several times. Now, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are counting on him to help them weather Jameis Winston’s three-game suspensi… FOX Sports Digital

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Bucs' Jameis Winston suspended 3 games for personal conduct violation

Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston has been suspended for the first three games of the regular season for violating the NFL’s personal conduct policy. Winston says in a statement released on Facebook that the NFL informed him of their decision on Thursday. Winston says that “in the past 2 1/2 years my life has been filled with experiences, opportunities and events ...

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Brault sings anthem, then heads to Bucs' 'pen

PITTSBURGH — There is a certain way the national anthem should be sung, Steven Brault says. Don’t get too fancy. Stay within a range you can handle. Above all else, get the words right. That’s the way Brault sang it Tuesday night at PNC Park, then he headed out to the Pirates’ bullpen. The pitcher’s performance was a rarity in ...

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Times change, but Bucs' love for Cutch remains

PITTSBURGH — Andrew McCutchen needs no introduction in this city. He was the face of the Pirates’ franchise for nine seasons, its best player since Barry Bonds and perhaps its most beloved star since Willie Stargell. He was productive and popular. He helped end the franchise’s 20-year losing streak and brought postseason baseball back to Pittsburgh. On Friday, he’ll be ...

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