On the Bucs’ first off-day at training camp, and more.

Eddie Lacy’s last chance at NFL relevance – SBNation.com
Injuries and persistent weight issues have kept Lacy from fulfilling his potential so far. He’s got a second chance in Seattle.

8 things I learned watching all 5 ‘Air Bud’ movies – SBNation.com
Happy 20th anniversary, Buddy.

Patriots’ Julian Edelman and Stephon Gilmore booted from practice for fighting – SBNation.com
Training camp in New England got a little heated Tuesday.

Bruce Arians won’t play starters in Hall of Fame game because it’s just not worth it – SBNation.com
The first preseason game of the season hasn’t been kind to NFL teams.

Seahawks invest even more in their secondary with Kam Chancellor’s $36 million extension – SBNation.com
Chancellor wants to retire with the Seahawks, and this extension makes it a very real possibility.

Colin Kaepernick has some of the NFL’s best-selling merchandise even though teams don’t want him – SBNation.com
Kaepernick is the only player in the top 50 for merchandise sales who isn’t on a roster.

Drew Brees is coming for Peyton Manning’s records – SBNation.com
The yardage record is well within reach. The touchdown record may be harder to top.

Rob Gronkowski is older and wiser, but he’s still The Gronk – SBNation.com
After missing the Super Bowl last year, Gronk’s doing some things a little different in his eighth year in the NFL. But he’s still the indomitable tight end his teammates look to.

Alexander, David Ready to Invade Backfields
Buccaneer linebackers Kwon Alexander and Lavonte David would relish additional opportunities to rush the quarterback in 2017

Kwon Alexander Poised for “Breakout” Season
Keep an eye on the Buccaneers’ middle linebacker this season.

Mic’d Up: Vernon Hargreaves at Training Camp
CB Vernon Hargreaves was mic’d up during training camp.

Bucs Beat: Players’ Day Off
Team Insider Casey Phillips wraps up a busy day at One Buccaneer Place.

Bucs Pewter Nation Podcast Episode 20: This One Time At Bucs Camp | Pewter Report
It’s training camp time for the Pewter Nation Podcast! PewterReprt.com gives you everything you need to know from the first week of Bucs camp.

Auclair Bucs Training Camp Diary: I’ll Share An Embarrassing Moment With You | Pewter Report
In the second edition of rookie tight end Antony Auclair’s Bucs Training Camp Diary, he shares an embarrassing moment when he puked while he was mic’d up.

Cover 3: History Class On The NFL TE; Why Two Is Better Than One For Bucs | Pewter Report
In this week’s Cover 3, Trevor Sikkema of PewterReport.com breaks down the evolution of the TE position, and how the Bucs can use two TE sets in 2017.

Hot wheels: NFL players roll to training camp in style – NFL Nation- ESPN
From bikes to Teslas to fire trucks to mom, NFL players rolled through the first week of training camp with fun, speed and power.

Tampa Bay safety J.J. Wilcox out to show he’s more than a ‘thumper’ – Tampa Bay Buccaneers Blog- ESPN
Safety J.J. Wilcox is known for his tackling, but if he wants to start in Tampa he has to prove he’s an asset in pass coverage, too.

Bucs RB Martin not guaranteed to be starter – ESPN Video
Buccaneers general manager Jason Licht said Doug Martin is not guaranteed to be the starter when he comes back, making Jacquizz Rogers a potential late fantasy steal.

Ex-Bucs, Gators wide receiver Louis Murphy gets fresh start with 49ers | Tampa Bay Times
Former Bucs receiver Louis Murphy, who hasn’t played in the NFL since tearing his ACL in October 2015, got a fresh start on Monday, signing with the San Francisco 49ers.

Nick Folk brings experience to Bucs’ kicking battle | Tampa Bay Times
Nick Folk has a new look for training camp this year, but he’s gone through this before.

Patriots’ Rob Ninkovich was early gem for Jason Licht | Tampa Bay Times
In three-plus years under general manager Jason Licht, the Bucs’ front office has taken pride in its ability to find hidden gems missed by the rest of the NFL, in undrafted players like Cameron Brate and Adam Humphries and astute waiver-wire claims like Jacquies Smith.

Fennelly: Payoff came in practices for Jon Gruden’s Bucs | Tampa Bay Times
TAMPA — It began near Disney World, at training camp in a place called Celebration. And it ended in celebration: Super Bowl champions.It began with a bang.

Five best videos from Bucs training camp | Tampa Bay Times
One of the cool parts of Bucs training camp is that we can shoot and post our own video clips — whenever the Bucs go to a period of 7-on-7 or full-squad 11-on-11, we’re jockeying for position on the sidelines, trying to get the right angle for a potential big play. Stop recording to post a good clip on Twitter, you might miss a great one, or see it go to the far side of the field.


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