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What it's like to be picked in the NFL Draft's 1st round -
Chance Warmack, the 10th pick in the 2013 NFL Draft, sat down with Danny Kelly to look back at his night in the green room and where his professional career has taken him since then.

Joe Thomas says Johnny Manziel's commitment is 'night and day' from last year -
Thomas has seen a transformed Manziel in the Browns facility this month, saying that the troubled quarterback has finally realized that the NFL is "a big boy's game."

Eli Harold is the most frustrating pass rusher in the 2015 NFL Draft -
Retired NFL defensive end Stephen White breaks down the tape on a talented prospect facing a steep learning curve in the NFL.

Quotes: Jackson, David, Moore (4/28)
New Buccaneers CB Sterling Moore has a head start on learning the team's defense from his work in Dallas, and that is helping him as he auditions for two different potential roles.

Bucs' Gerald McCoy Talks OTAs, Being That First-Round Pick
Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive tackle Gerald McCoy gives his offseason outlook and offers some perspective on what it's like being a top-five draft pick's 2015 Bucs' Best Bets: Defense | Pewter Report
The NFL Draft is just days away and over the last several days has been publishing our position draft previews and included two Pewter Report

Bucs Flashback From TE Dave Moore | Pewter Report and have teamed up to bring an occasional series call Bucs Flashback. This edition features former TE Dave Moore.

Jackson Prepared To Mentor Winston If He's Bucs' First-Round QB | Pewter Report
While he's not the most vocal player, Vincent Jackson is known for being a professional both on and off the field, leading his teammates by example.

Mock draft roundup: Mystery remains for Bucs in second round | and The Tampa Tribune
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will likely take the anticlimactic route in the first round of the NFL draft Thursday, selecting Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston.

NFL relinquishing tax-exempt status | and The Tampa Tribune
WASHINGTON — The National Football League is giving up its tax-exempt status, which Commissioner Roger Goodell called a "distraction."

For Bucs, this year’s draft not just about QB | and The Tampa Tribune
After dwelling in the NFC South basement for the fourth consecutive season, the Bucs are expected to select a quarterback with the No. 1 overall pick. But a 2-14 record last season suggests other areas of weakness need to be addressed with Tampa Bay’s remaining seven picks.

Bucs draft analysis: Defensive back | and The Tampa Tribune
The Buccaneers’ secondary is in pretty good shape, with starting cornerbacks Alterraun Verner and Johnthan Banks, starting safeties Bradley McDougald and Chris Conte, and experienced starters at nickel back in Sterling Moore and Leonard Johnson.

David: Bucs’ vets would ask Winston to tone it down | and The Tampa Tribune
Should Jameis Winston become the new Bucs quarterback, some of his new teammates may suggest he tone that cockiness down a bit. So says Bucs linebacker Lavonte David.

Williams' brother takes lesser charge in alleged stabbing | Tampa Bay Times
TAMPA -- The brother of former Bucs receiver Mike Williams has agreed to a plea agreement for a lesser charge after being accused of stabbing the former NFL player in the thigh during an argument at his home last year, according to court records.

2015 NFL draft position analysis: Defensive backs | Tampa Bay Times
Who the Bucs haveAlterraun Verner (right), CB (5-10, 187): Led Bucs DBs with 76 tackles last year, looking to get back to high-INT totals in second year in Tampa Bay this fall.

Bucs may seek draft help at defensive end | Tampa Bay Times
TAMPA — The quarterback position, it seems all but certain, will be addressed by the Bucs with the No. 1 pick and FSU's Jameis Winston on Thursday night.

Bucs see Winston as able to fit in | Tampa Bay Times
TAMPA — Two days before FSU QB Jameis Winston is expected to be the Bucs' choice as the No. 1 pick in the NFL draft, LB Lavonte David was asked how Winston's lively personality would be received in the locker room.

Matt Forte responds to reports he's skipping voluntary workouts - Windy City Gridiron
Earlier today Chicago Bears' running back Matt Forte made news by skipping the award ceremony for the Piccolo Award, which also signaled his intent to skip the voluntary veteran minicamp that started today. Forte addressed this through social media.

2015 NFL Draft: Matt Miller's Final Scouting Notebook | Bleacher Report
If the draft season is like a football game, well, we're in the two-minute drill. Just three days from now we'll be getting started on Day 1 of the 2015 NFL draft. The long wait is over...

Building a Team of Champions - Dungy's Diaries
How do you starting building a team of champions? Tony Dungy shares his thoughts on what it take to build a championship team.