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Daily Bucs Links: Slinging it around

Here's your open thread for today.

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Cowboys reportedly fine Dez Bryant after missed meeting and MRI -
The Dallas Morning News says he missed a team meeting and MRI.

Rex Ryan tried to trick Julian Edelman into revealing the Patriots' QB plans -
Rex Ryan, investigative reporter.

NFL panic index, Week 4: Will we ever see dominant J.J. Watt again? -
Elsewhere, you — yes YOU — picked off Ryan Fitzpatrick and Carson Palmer. Is it time for Jets and Cardinals fans to freak out?

NFL picks 2016, Week 4: Are the Browns destined for 0-16? -
Cleveland isn't getting much love from our panel of experts this week, and it's starting to make us wonder if the Browns might be winless this year. On the flip side, will the Patriots, Broncos, or Vikings stay undefeated?

Bucs' Pass-Catchers Stepping Up for Winston
WRs Mike Evans and Adam Humphries, along with TE Cameron Brate, have stood out in Weeks 2 and 3.

Watch: Press Conferences, September 28
QB Jameis Winston and OC Todd Monken were among Bucs who spoke to the media on Wednesday.

Buccaneers Injury Report, September 28
A look at Wednesday's injury report.

DaVonte Lambert Helping D-Line Stay Strong
Notes: Rookie DL DaVonte Lambert has gone from game-day inactive to starter in the blink of an eye, and he's helping the Bucs weather a run of injuries…Plus Trevor Siemian, injuries and more.

Bucs' Humphries Likes Being Receiver On Screens | Pewter Report
After blocking on screens for DeAndre Hopkins and Sammy Watkins during his college days at Clemson, Adam Humphries enjoys being the receiver in Tampa Bay.

SR's Fab 5 Reaction: Bucs Need To Learn How To Win Before Streaks Start | Pewter Report
Bucs fans and SR's Fab 5 readers discussed the Bucs not handling success well after the loss to Arizona, as well as Dirk Koetter and Jameis Winston.

Bucs Slinging It Around Too Much, Koetter Says | Pewter Report
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers and quarterback Jameis Winston are set to decimate single-season franchise records in pass attempts, yards and touchdowns.

Former Bucs' CB Talib Would Do Some Things Differently | Pewter Report
For the first time since 2012, former Bucs cornerback Aqib Talib will return to Tampa to face his old team. He's come back an older and more mature player.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers preparing for Denver Broncos' dominating defense - Tampa Bay Buccaneers Blog- ESPN
The Buccaneers have a lot to deal with when they host the Broncos on Sunday, as Denver boasts a devastating defense and an improving young quarterback.

Jameis Winston 'hurt' by Austin Seferian-Jenkins' departure - Tampa Bay Buccaneers Blog- ESPN
"I know Austin is going to grow up and Austin is going to do an amazing job in New York," Jameis Winston said.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers' Mike Evans read to face Broncos CB Aqib Talib - Tampa Bay Buccaneers Blog- ESPN
Mike Evans is off to a great start, but the Buccaneers receiver knows he faces a stern challenge in Aqib Talib and a talented Broncos secondary.

Brand-new QBs? Bucs have lost six straight against them | Tampa Bay Times
It's a difficult thing, jumping into the NFL as a young quarterback, so you'd think the chance to face an inexperienced passer would be a successful proposition for an NFL defense.Not so for Tampa Bay.

Jameis Winston: Seferian-Jenkins will be 'amazing' with Jets | Tampa Bay Times
It was an abrupt departure for Bucs tight end Austin Seferian-Jenkins last week, arrested Friday morning on a charge of driving under the influence and waived by the Bucs hours later, but his Tampa Bay teammates said Wednesday they expect him to bounce back with the Jets.

Bucs see need to help Winston with a better running game | Tampa Bay Times
TAMPA — Is there such a thing as too much Jameis Winston? After 142 pass attempts in three games — on pace for an NFL record — the Bucs would like to establish more of a run game, if not a lead on the scoreboard, so Winston doesn't have to throw as much.

Broncos' Talib: I'm more mature and professional than I was with Bucs | Tampa Bay Times
TAMPA — Lying in wait the high grass on a little hitch route, Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib jumped on a pass thrown by Colts quarterback Andrew Luck to receiver Phillip Dorsett, sidestepped tight end Jack Doyle and outraced Chester Rogers to the end zone for the ninth interception returned for a touchdown in his career.