Bio

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Introduction The Tampa Bay Buccaneers (often shortened as the Bucs) are a professional American football franchise based in Tampa, Florida. The Buccaneers currently compete in the National Football League (NFL) as a member team of the National Football Conference (NFC) South division. Along with the Seattle Seahawks, the team joined the NFL […]

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Introduction

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers (often shortened as the Bucs) are a professional American football franchise based in Tampa, Florida. The Buccaneers currently compete in the National Football League (NFL) as a member team of the National Football Conference (NFC) South division. Along with the Seattle Seahawks, the team joined the NFL in 1976 as an expansion team. The Bucs played their first season in the American Football Conference (AFC) west division as part of the 1976 expansion plan, whereby each new franchise would play every other franchise over the first two years. After the season, the club switched conferences with the Seahawks and became a member of the NFC Central division. During the 2002 league realignment, the Bucs joined three former NFC West teams to form the NFC South. The club is owned by the Glazer family, and plays its home games at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa.

And the uniform change in 1997, the did not wear the old uniform, even during popular league-sponsored “throwback” weekends. Throwback merchandise went on sale in the summer of 2009, and referred to the orange color, not as “Florida Orange,” but as “Orange Glaze.” The throwback game was to become an annual tradition, but has been on hiatus since 2013 due to league-wide restrictions suggesting players wear the same helmet throughout the season for safety reasons .


Head coach – Dirk Koetter (2016–present)

Dirk Jeffrey Katter (born February 5, 1959) is an American football coach who is the head coach for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football League (NFL). Koetter was the head football coach at Boise State University from 1998 to 2000 and at Arizona State University from 2001 to 2006, compiling a career college football record of 66–44. Koetter was also the offensive coordinator for three National Football League teams: the Jacksonville Jaguars (2007-2011), the Atlanta Falcons (2012-2014), and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (2015).

His career highlights and awards: 2× Big West championship (1999, 2000)

Buccaneer Cheerleaders

The created an official cheerleading squad in their first season, called the “Swash-Buc-Lers.” In 1999, they were renamed as the “Tampa Bay Buccaneers Cheerleaders.

Fan Culture

In recent history the Buccaneers fan base has been portrayed as having a culture with a losing mentality. Causes for could stem from a variety of sources including the team’s losing record and inability to deliver on and off the field, leaving many fans disappointed.

In 2016 head coach Dirk Koetter commented on this, stating that poor expectations from fans are having a negative impact on the team.

2017 Tampa Bay Buccaneers free agent market

Maybe you heard about Tampa bay Buccaneers has lock a passing shock hands in the free-agent market open. On March 6, 2017, William Gholson signed a five-year contract extension with the Buccaneers.

For Buccaneers is making progress on the defense, keep Gholston on offseason is priority. Gholston’s stay can let the Buccaneers defense performance stable combination stays the same. He can play multiple positions, which allow Buccaneers to flexible configuration defensive line.

A few days later, Tampa Bay Buccaneers signed a three-year, $33.5 million contract with former Washington Redskins Wide receiver DeSean Jackson. The signing of is a wake-up call for other southern district team of NFC. The Buccaneers are trying to upgrade to be one of the best potential offensive group in the league.

Although Buccaneers has got what they want, make sure wide receiver can make a difference. It is also conceivable that, after the boom of 2017 free markets, the next seasons, which team will be stand out from the competition of National Football Conference (NFC) South division, let’s wait and see.