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Antonio Cromartie’s wife claims the Colts cut her husband because of anthem protest -
Jim Irsay’s comments led Cromartie’s wife to question the team’s motive to cut him.

The Jets have 4 QBs and all of them are trash -
None of Ryan Fitzpatrick, Geno Smith, Bryce Petty, or Christian Hackenberg can solve the Jets’ offensive woes.

Eddie Lacy placed to IR, leaving the Packers with a grab bag at running back -
The Packers’ running back corps is down to an undrafted rookie, another team’s backup acquired via trade, and a converted wide receiver.

NFL standings 2016: How Week 7 schedule could shape the playoff picture -
The Steelers could break the Patriots’ stranglehold on the AFC this week.

Giants say they don't condone domestic violence, yet they still 'remain supportive' of Josh Brown -
The Giants continue to publicly stand by Josh Brown.

Bears QB Brian Hoyer suffered broken arm against Packers -
Matt Barkley came in at quarterback after Hoyer was ruled out of the game.

Davante Adams might be the answer to Aaron Rodgers' struggles -
Adams helped solve Rodgers' offensive troubles, at least for one night.

Bucs-Niners Could be Won on the Ground
Scouting Report: Few teams run the ball more frequently than the 49ers, who have also had difficulty stopping the run on defense this year.

Watch: Press Conferences, October 20
DC Mike Smith and DT Gerald McCoy were among Bucs who spoke to the media on Thursday.

Buccaneers Injury Report, October 20
A look at Thursday's injury report.

Jacquizz Rodgers Ready for Lead Role
Notes: The unfortunate news of a Doug Martin injury setback has thrust RB Jacquizz Rodgers back into the spotlight after his superb fill-in performance in Week Five…Plus injuries and more.

Bucs Defense Preparing For 49ers Up-Tempo Offense | Pewter Report
The Bucs defense will prepare for the 49ers' up-tempo offense this week, drawing from experience against Chip Kelly but making adjustments

Spence's Key Stop Could Turn Around Bucs' Season | Pewter Report
While it is way too early to say a single play against the Panthers has, or will, turn around the Bucs' fortunes in 2016 Akeem Spence made a critical play

Bucs' Dirk Koetter on San Francisco State coaching days: 'It was a wild place' - Tampa Bay Buccaneers Blog- ESPN
Bucs coach Dirk Koetter is no stranger to the Bay Area having served as a coach on San Francisco State University's D-II team in 1985.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers rookie DE DaVonte Lambert full of surprises - Tampa Bay Buccaneers Blog- ESPN
The Buccaneers have been surprised by how quickly and effectively undrafted rookie DaVonte Lambert has filled in on an injury-riddled defensive line.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers make a jump in Ultimate Standings
In ESPN The Magazine's annual ranking of 122 pro sports teams, the Bucs climbed almost 20 spots, even after a 6-10 season.

Running back Jacquizz Rodgers finding a home with depleted Buccaneers - Tampa Bay Buccaneers Blog- ESPN
Tampa Bay running back Jacquizz Rodgers made the most of his opportunity to start vs. Carolina and hopes to continue his momentum against the 49ers.

49ers coach Kelly says 'I'm not going anywhere' heading into game against Bucs | Tampa Bay Times
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Given the 49ers 1-5 record heading into Sunday's game against the Bucs, the quality of the roster and the tenuous job status of the front office, coach Chip Kelly's name has been floated in social and national media as an attractive candidate for a number of college jobs.

Bucs, Rodgers facing historically bad 49ers run defense | Tampa Bay Times
The Bucs will go to California this weekend without their top two running backs, but as they prepare for another week with Jacquizz Rodgers as the primary ballcarrier, they'll do so Sunday against a 49ers run defense that is the worst in the NFL, and in quite some time.

Bucs defensive line prepared to face mobile QB in 49ers' Kaepernick | Tampa Bay Times
TAMPA — The Bucs haven't faced 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick since 2013, when San Francisco handed Tampa Bay a 33-14 home loss, but the remaining players from that team remember well how dangerous he can be.

Pick a Buc — multiple Bucs — to help alleviate loss of Vincent Jackson | Tampa Bay Times
TAMPA — Even though Vincent Jackson's receiving numbers were in decline, you can measure the man's worth by the number of people it will take to do his job.