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Daily Bucs Links: Jameis Winston speaks

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The NFL is fine with its confusing catch rule -
The league will tweak the rules on chop blocks and horse collars and institute an automatic ejection for players who get two personal fouls in single game, but no changes are coming on how to determine whether or not a player caught a football.

Where every NFL team stands after the 1st week of free agency -
The Giants and Jaguars have been big spenders, but does that mean they're big winners?

Ayers Feels Capable of Double-Digit Sacks
Newly signed defensive end Robert Ayers has a quiet confidence that he can be a ten-sack player for the Buccaneers.

McShay Thinks Bucs Should Look at WRs
If the Bucs take a corner or pass-rusher in the first round, ESPN's Todd McShay thinks the team should turn their sights to a wide receiver in the middle rounds.

Numbers Announced for Free Agents
Three of the Bucs' free agent signings have been given their numbers.

Bucs Add LB Daryl Smith to Defense
Daryl Smith, one of the NFL's most productive defenders in the last decade, agreed to terms with the Buccaneers and will now compete for a starting job alongside Lavonte David and Kwon Alexander.

Bucs Sign Former Ravens LB Smith To 1-Year Deal | Pewter Report is reporting that Tampa Bay has signed Baltimore Ravens unrestricted free agent Daryl Smith to a one-year deal. Terms are not yet known.

Video: Pewter Pulse 3-17: Bucs Free Agency, Draft And More | Pewter Report is debuting a new feature we plan to run throughout the year called the Pewter Pulse.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers agree to terms with LB Daryl Smith
The Buccaneers have agreed to terms with former Ravens linebacker Daryl Smith, a source told ESPN on Thursday.

Bucs sign veteran LB Daryl Smith | and The Tampa Tribune
For the second time in less than a week on Thursday the Buccaneers dipped into coordinator Mike Smith’s past to fill a hole on the defensive side of the ball.

Bucs’ Winston credits QBs coach Bajakian for rookie success | and The Tampa Tribune
Jameis Winston has always been quick to credit others for the success he’s had on the football field. Winston did that again Thursday.

New Buc Ayers eager to pick McCoy’s brain | and The Tampa Tribune
It took him a few years, but new defensive end Robert Ayers believes he’s finally discovered the secret to succeeding at a high level in the in the NFL: studying how other highly successful players play the game.

Jameis Winston on 620: 'Very elated' to have Martin back | Tampa Bay Times
Bucs quarterback Jameis Winston hasn't talked much since the firing of coach Lovie Smith in January, save a lengthy interview with SI's Peter King. He had a short interview on 620-AM on Thursday, talking about his upcoming youth football camp at Sunlake High in Land O'Lakes and more:

Bucs sign ex-Raven LB Daryl Smith, who is likely to start | Tampa Bay Times
TAMPA — The Bucs continue to add key pieces to their defense for 2016, signing veteran linebacker Daryl Smith to a one-year contract on Thursday night.