July 24, 2014

NFL Roundup: Falcons keeps rolling with some luck, beat Bucs 24-23

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Quarterback Matt Ryan #2 of the Atlanta Falcons throws a pass against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the game at Raymond James Stadium on November 25, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. (November 24, 2012 – Source: J. Meric/Getty Images North America) TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Matt Ryan threw for 353 yards and overcame two big turnovers [...]

NFL Week 8 storylines: Drew Brees-Peyton Manning showdown still a doozy

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Drew Brees #9 of the New Orleans Saints calls a play during a game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Raymond James Stadium on October 21, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. (October 20, 2012 – Source: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images North America) (PhatzRadio / SI) — A few games always stand out at the start of the [...]

Soccer: Altidore left off U.S. roster for upcoming World Cup qualifiers

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Forward Jozy Altidore #17, defender Clarence Goodson #21 and Maurice Edu #7 of Team USA celebrate victory over Team Antigua and Barbuda at the FIFA World Cup Qualifier Match at Raymond James Stadium on June 8, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. (June 7, 2012 – Source: J. Meric/Getty Images North America) NEW YORK (AP) — Jozy [...]

NFL: Patriots tight end Hernandez gets new deal

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Defensive back Ronde Barber #20 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers #20 tackles tight end Aaron Hernendez #81 of the New England Patriots at Raymond James Stadium in a pre-season game August 24, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. (August 23, 2012 – Source: Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images North America) FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The New England Patriots gave [...]

NFL Pre-Season: Buccaneers beat New England 30-28

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Linebacker Quincy Black #58 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers pressures quarterback Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots at Raymond James Stadium in a pre-season game August 24, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. The Bucs won 30 – 28. (August 23, 2012 – Source: Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images North America) TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — First-round draft [...]

Soccer: U.S. settles for tie with Guatemala, leads Group A following 2 matches

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Forward Clint Dempsey #8 of Team USA advances the ball against Team Antigua and Barbuda during the FIFA World Cup Qualifier Match at Raymond James Stadium on June 8, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. (June 7, 2012 – Source: J. Meric/Getty Images North America) GUATEMALA CITY, Guatemala (AP) — Marco Pappa’s 83rd minute free kick gave [...]

Soccer: U.S. handles Antigua 3-1 in World Cup qualifying opener

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TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The United States is off to a successful, though far from perfect start in qualifying for the 2014 World Cup. Carlos Bocanegra, Clint Dempsey and Herculez Gomez scored and the Americans held off Antigua and Barbuda 3-1 Friday night in a match that wound up being a lot closer than the [...]

NFL: Tony Romo, Cowboys top Buccaneers to snap skid

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Quarterback Tony Romo #9 of the Dallas Cowboys passes for an eight-yard, first-quarter touchdown against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers December 17, 2011 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida. (December 16, 2011 – Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images North America) TAMPA (AP) – Tony Romo made it look easy, shredding Tampa Bay’s secondary at will [...]

NFL Week 12 storylines: Leinart, Hanie in the spotlight

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Quarterback Matt Leinart #11 of the Houston Texans warms up against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Raymond James Stadium on November 13, 2011 in Tampa, Florida. (November 12, 2011 – Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images North America) (PhatzRadio / SI ) — How quickly things can change in the NFL … The Texans appeared to [...]

NFL: Josh Freeman helps rescue Bucs again

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Quarterback Josh Freeman #5 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers rolls out against the Indianapolis Colts at Raymond James Stadium on October 3, 2011 in Tampa, Florida. (October 2, 2011 – Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images North America) (PhatzRadio / SI) — Josh Freeman, in his third NFL season, has developed a reputation as a second-half [...]