Of Brees’ 37 pass attempts, 11 were playaction, accounting for 30% of their passing plays. Brees completed 10 of those 11 for 171 yards and 2 TDs.
Posts Tagged ‘Tampa Bay Buccaneers’
Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2012 | NFL Playbook Staff Tags: New York Giants, NFL Playbook, Ahmad Bradshaw, Andre Brown, Eli Manning, football, Greg Schiano, Hakeem Nicks, New York Giants, NFL, NFL Playbook, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Tom Coughlin
While the controversy surrounding Greg Schiano and Tom Coughlin stole the headlines from New York’s 41-34 win over Tampa, it was a new approach from the Giants’ offense that sparked their epic comeback and enabled Eli Manning to throw for a career-high 510 yards.
Posted: Tuesday, September 11th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Arizona Cardinals, Chris Johnson, John Skelton, Kevin Kolb, Larry Fitzgerald, LeGarrette Blount, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Tennessee Titans
Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson isn’t losing his starting job, so says head coach Mike Munchak. Marcas Grant writes that the fact that Munchak even had to mention that is an unpleasant reminder of Johnson’s 2011 season.
Posted: Thursday, April 19th, 2012 | Adam Rank Tags: Three and out, Cleveland Browns, Jim Harbaugh, LeGarrette Blount, Marshawn Lynch, Pete Carroll, Randy Moss, San Francisco 49ers, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Trent Richardson
Happy Thursday, everybody. It’s getaway day here for a certain someone who is going to take a long weekend before the draft. But I won’t be mailing it in until later today, so let’s look at some fantasy news.
Posted: Sunday, April 15th, 2012 | Gil Brandt Tags: 2012 pro days, Alex Hoffman-Ellis, Cincinnati Bengals, Dallas Cowboys, David Gonzales, Detroit Lions, Gil Brandt, Idaho, Korey Toomer, Miami Dolphins, New York Giants, Seattle Seahawks, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Washington State
David Gonzales and Alex Hoffman-Ellis did well at Washington State’s pro day, while Korey Toomer drew a crowd at Idaho.
The Washington Redskins have signed safety Tanard Jackson to a one-year deal, according to a league source.
The Buccaneers have agreed to a one-year deal with five-time Pro Bowl CB Ronde Barber, Fox Sports insider and NFL Network contributor Jay Glazer reported Wednesday.
Former Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Josh Johnson will visit the Washington Redskins on Wednesday, a league source told NFL Network Insider Jason La Canfora on Tuesday.
Free-agent LB Geno Hayes will visit the Broncos this week, according to a league source.
Free-agent LB Curtis Lofton will visit the Saints this weekend, according to a league source.
Ex-Baltimore Ravens offensive lineman Ben Grubbs has agreed to a five-year, $36 million contract with the New Orleans Saints, league sources said Thursday.
In the end, Vincent Jackson felt wanted by his new team, something his former team just couldn’t match.
After Carl Nicks agreed to a huge deal with the Bucs on Tuesday, the Ravens’ challenge to re-sign guard Ben Grubbs might have gotten even tougher.
Cornerback Eric Wright has agreed to terms with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, according to a league source.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers got their man in wide receiver Vincent Jackson, signing him to a five-year deal that will average $12 million over the first three years.