(AUDIO) Booger’s Top 5 at 5 November 26th, 2012
Schiano: Eric Wright Suspended For Next Four Games
Buccaneers Have A Banged Up SecondaryThe Bucs have glaring weaknesses in the secondary. And these have been illuminated by a slew of injuries.
Buccaneers QB Josh Freeman Has To Take Less HitsThe Bucs allowed QB Josh Freeman to take a beating against the Panthers. But he has to be better protected in order to be successful.
Jamon Meredith's Status Improving For BuccaneersThe Bucs could be without right guard Jamon Meredith on Sunday. This could be crucial against the Panthers' pass rush.
Adam Hayward Expected To Take Black's Place For BuccaneersWith a season-ending injury to Quincy Black, the Bucs are turning to LB Adam Hayward to take his place.
Buccaneers Will Look To Continue Success In Running GameThe Bucs are looking for a winning formula that involves a heavy dosage of running plays. They appear to be close to finding it.
Buccaneers Have Room For Improvement In SecondaryThe Bucs' offense has been on fire, lately, but the defense and secondary are struggling and could end up being a liability.
Leonard Johnson Could Be Diamond In the Rough For BuccaneersRookie cornerback Leonard Johnson has impressed so far this season. He could end up being the Bucs' secret weapon in the secondary.
Eric Wright Expected To Play Against Oakland RaidersSurprisingly, Eric Wright should play against the Raiders. His presence will be needed in the Bucs secondary.
Injuries Force the Buccaneers to Make Adjustments Along the Offensive LineThe Tampa Bay Bucs suffered another huge blow to their offensive line when they lost left guard Carl Nicks to a toe injury, but they can overcome the loss.
Buccaneers Place Nicks, Noble On Injured ReserveThe Tampa Bay Buccaneers place guard Carl Nicks and tight end Danny Noble on the injured reserve. This is the second guard the Bucs have placed on IR. The move comes days before facing their Super Bowl rivals, Oakland Raiders.
(AUDIO) Jay Glazer Talks About Eric Wright, Adderall And The NFL
Buccaneers Could Lose Another Cornerback Due To SuspensionThe Tampa Bay Buccaneers may lose their second cornerback due to testing positive for the banned substance Adderall. The NFL nor the Bucs have spoken out about the possible suspension of Eric Wright. If Wright is suspended, he likely wont be back until the beginning of December. In Wright's absence, expect to see more out of rookie Leonard Johnson.
Buccaneers Lose In A Heartbreaker To Saints, 35-28The Tampa Bay Buccaneers let another close game slip away. The Bucs were leading the first quarter but let the New Orleans Saints back in the game in the second quarter. By halftime, Saints quarterback Drew Brees had thrown for over 300 yards and three touchdowns. The Bucs defense was able to hold Brees the second half of the game, but the Bucs still came up short.