On the last episode of Hard Knocks, and more.

Hurricane Irma will force Buccaneers vs. Dolphins to be moved or rescheduled – SBNation.com
The NFL is looking at its options with the Category 5 storm looming, but won’t have a game in Miami on Sunday.

Texans players motivated to play season opener in Houston – SBNation.com
The Texans and Jaguars will face off as planned on Sunday. Texans players are ready to play for their city.

Ezekiel Elliott will play Week 1 against Giants despite suspension being upheld – SBNation.com
The NFL admitted in court that the Cowboys’ star running back would be able to suit up for the opener.

Ray Lewis: Ravens didn’t sign Colin Kaepernick because of his girlfriend’s tweets – SBNation.com
Appearing on an episode of Inside The NFL on Tuesday night, Ray Lewis, a former star linebacker for the Ravens and constant Colin Kaepernick detractor, said the Ravens didn’t sign the exiled quarterback because of his girlfriend’s tweets.

Jaguars owner Shad Khan is still hopeful his team will turn things around – SBNation.com
Khan’s life has been defined by hope and resiliency. He’s working hard to apply those lessons to the NFL team he’s owned for six years.

Ezekiel Elliott’s 6-game suspension upheld by NFL, per report – SBNation.com
But is this the end?

Bucs Beat: Week One is Here
Team Insider Casey Phillips wraps up a busy day at One Buccaneer Place.

Buccaneers Add Will Clarke to D-Line
On Tuesday, Tampa Bay signed former Bengals DE Will Clarke, who previously played for Bucs’ DL Coach Jay Hayes, and waived DT Channing Ward.

Takeaways from Hard Knocks, Episode 5
A few notes from the season finale of Hard Knocks.

Diverging Rookie Fates Define Hard Knocks Finale
HBO’s dramatic behind-the-scenes look at the Buccaneers’ training camp wraps up where it has to, with young players on the bubble learning their fates and reacting in a variety of ways.

PewterReport.com’s Top Moments From Bucs Hard Knocks: Season Finale | Pewter Report
In the season finale of Hard Knocks, Bucs players, coaches and front office people have to make their final cases and calls with the most drama yet.

Uni Watch — What’s new in the NFC South for 2017
While every color change and uniform schedule is here, you will also see what it means for an NFL team to bust out the Flyswatter.

Dolphins-Buccaneers won’t be played in Miami Sunday as Irma looms
The NFL announced Tuesday the Miami Dolphins’ season opener against Tampa Bay will not be played at Hard Rock Stadium because of Hurricane Irma.

Bucs-Dolphins game in jeopardy for season opener – ESPN Video
Jeff Darlington breaks down the news that the Bucs-Dolphins will not play in Miami in Week 1 due to hurricane Irma and options to make up the game.

‘Hard Knocks’ not the end for Bucs’ Cameron Lynch | Tampa Bay Times
The final episode of each season of HBO’s “Hard Knocks” hinges on players on the NFL bubble, of the hard-fought battles for the final spots on a roster and the emotion of players getting the news about making the cut from their coaches.

Jones: A look at the final episode of the Bucs on ‘Hard Knocks’ | Tampa Bay Times
A look back at Tuesday’s series finale of Hard Knocks on HBO.

Leader of a Nation | NFL.com
It was a scene that made a grown man cry — and for the record, few sobbing men in the history of Oakland have been quite as grown as Donald Penn.


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