Tampa Bay Buccaneers
These NFL teams are playing for the right to dream about one player who, once drafted, will deliver them to the Promised Land next season.
56-14. You just don’t see scores like that in the NFL very often. Tampa Bay didn’t look like an NFL team last night, not scoring until the fourth quarter. For Atlanta, this was exactly the performance it needed.
Here’s a look at the key fantasy players on both sides, and our recommendation on whether you should start them or sit them in your fantasy lineup.
Week 3’s Thursday night matchup features two NFC South teams that made headlines for all the wrong reasons last season.
When he was drafted by the Houston Oilers in 1985, no-one expected Steve Tasker to last very long in the NFL. He may not have lasted more than one season in Houston, but the minute wide receiver and special teams ace last 12 more with the Buffalo Bills. He knows what it takes overcome adversity, but when it comes to this week’s game on Thursday Night Football, Tasker isn’t sure the Tampa Bay Buccaneers can overcome the strong Atlanta Falcons.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Cam Newton took an unfamiliar role to heart, working the sideline to encourage teammates and do anything he could to help the Carolina Panthers win.
Cam Newton and the rest of the Carolina Panthers hoped that his ribs would be healed enough to allow him to play in the season opener against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Fear set in when Derek Anderson needed to start under center, but it wasn’t nearly as bad as everyone thought it may be.
In the first week of the 2014 NFL regular season, the Carolina Panthers came close to having an injury report that couldn’t be any smaller. There is no more than one name listed on it, and that player is listed as questionable. The bad thing is that the one player’s name is their leader and starting quarterback, Cam Newton.
Byron Bell talks about taking over for Jordan Gross, what he says to his doubters, and how he has grown as a leader.
Former Carolina Panthers lineman Travelle Wharton called in to “The Mac Attack” to discuss the Panther’s upcoming first regular season game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers & his new job as analyst on Time Warner Cable Panthers channel.