On last night’s Hard Knocks episode, and more.

Roger Goodell said a bunch of nothing about players kneeling during the national anthem – SBNation.com
Goodell had quite a bit to say, but none of it was particularly meaningful.

Bruce Arians is fed up with the Cardinals WRs, says ‘they’ve been warned’ – SBNation.com
The Cardinals receivers have been put on notice.

Thomas Davis gets the extension he was looking for from the Panthers – SBNation.com
The veteran linebacker will remain with the team that drafted him.

Jets receiver is way too optimistic about the team’s WR corps – SBNation.com
The Jets wide receiver corps is filled with no-names, but Charone Peake is still sure there’s a 1,000-yard receiver in there somewhere.

Ezekiel Elliott files appeal of 6-game suspension – SBNation.com
Elliott is currently set to serve the suspension to start the 2017 season.

Jaguars need to find a better quarterback than Blake Bortles NOW – SBNation.com
The Jaguars should operate as though their quarterback suffered a season-ending injury.

Ryan Smith: I’m Just Getting Started
Second-year man Ryan Smith had to wait a while to get his shot at cornerback in the NFL but now he’s getting a lot of reps at his new/old position and trying to prove he can make an impact there.

Highlights: Jameis Winston at Training Camp
Some of the top plays from Winston at training camp so far.

Takeaways from Hard Knocks, Episode 2
A look at the second episode of Hard Knocks.

Hard Knocks: Keep Your Head Up
The Buc’s tough decision at kicker is highlighted in the second episode of Hard Knocks, but there are plenty of lighter moments in a very funny installment of HBO’s hit reality show.

Bucs And Jags Practice Recap 8-15: Schoolyard Scuffles Play Into Up-And-Down Defense | Pewter Report
There were scuffles and there were scores on day two of the Bucs and Jags joint practice week. See all the highlights here.

Bucs Camp MVP 8-15: Get Your Noah Humming | Pewter Report
Bucs defensive end Noah Spence appears bound and determined to build on his solid rookie season, and had two very good days in Jacksonville.

Cover 3: Bucs vs Bengals Game Review; Laying The Foundation | Pewter Report
In this week’s Cover 3, Trevor Sikkema of PewterReport.com puts the Bucs first preseason game under the microscope and exposes the details.

PewterReport.com’s Top Moments From Bucs Hard Knocks: Episode Two | Pewter Report
PewterReport.com gives you their top moments from the Bucs Hard Knocks episode two. See which ones you agree with.

Filming player cuts ‘terrible’ part of business for ‘Hard Knocks’ crew – Tampa Bay Buccaneers Blog- ESPN
Getting cut is a difficult moment for players such as Roberto Aguayo. And it’s not exactly a comfortable situation for those filming it either.

Tempers flare during joint practice for Jacksonville Jaguars, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
The Jaguars and Bucs got involved in multiple clashes during joint practices Tuesday, including an incident where a punch was thrown.

Roberto Aguayo to Buccaneers on ‘Hard Knocks’: ‘I let you guys down’ – Tampa Bay Buccaneers Blog- ESPN
Roberto Aguayo, whose 2016 struggles carried over to the preseason, revealed his disappointment in himself when he was notified of his release.

Mariota doesn’t compare himself to Winston – ESPN Video
Titans QB Marcus Mariota says he learned to never compare himself to another player, including fellow 2015 draft classmate Jameis Winston.

Tempers flare as Bucs and Jaguars show some fight | Tampa Bay Times
Went to a fight and a football practice broke out.

Brent Grimes’ injury opens playing time for prospects | Tampa Bay Times
JACKSONVILLE — With starting CB Brent Grimes out with a right leg laceration, this week is a great time for the Bucs to take a look at some developing talent at that position.

Jones: Roberto Aguayo getting the boot was star of Tuesday’s ‘Hard Knocks’ | Tampa Bay Times
TAMPA — Roberto gets cut.That was the big story line heading into the second episode of HBO’s Hard Knocks, the behind-the-scenes look at Bucs training camp. In fact, it was one of the most anticipated story lines Hard Knocks has had in years.

Jameis Winston’s subtle but strong moment of leadership displayed on ‘Hard Knocks’ | Tampa Bay Times
Quarterback Jameis Winston went to each teammate in the locker room prior to the Bucs’ preseason opener Friday at Cincinnati with one message: ‘I got your back.’Then he proved it.


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