Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Matt Ryan #2 of the Atlanta Falcons throws a pass during the game against the Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium on September 14, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Thursday Night Football Breakdown: Tampa Bay Buccaneers Vs. Atlanta Falcons

Week 3’s Thursday night matchup features two NFC South teams that made headlines for all the wrong reasons last season.

09/17/2014

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CBS Sports Steve Tasker Weighs In On Falcons Vs Buccaneers on Thursday Night Football

When he was drafted by the Houston Oilers in 1985, no-one expected Steve Tasker to last very long in the NFL. He may not have lasted more than one season in Houston, but the minute wide receiver and special teams ace last 12 more with the Buffalo Bills. He knows what it takes overcome adversity, but when it comes to this week’s game on Thursday Night Football, Tasker isn’t sure the Tampa Bay Buccaneers can overcome the strong Atlanta Falcons.

09/16/2014

Michael Johnson #93 of the Cincinnati Bengals tackles Kellen Clemens #10 of the St. Louis Rams at the Edward Jones Dome on December 18, 2011 in St. Louis, Missouri. The Bengals beat the Rams 20-13. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Bucs Hoping Michael Johnson Excels This Season

The Bucs took a gamble signing Michael Johnson to a huge contract, and this season, he has to be the guy.

09/01/2014

It was the Colt McCoy show in the Redskins preseason finale. (credit: Cliff McBride/Getty Images)

Redskins Prevent QB Controversy In Preseason Finale

Kirk Cousins didn’t get a chance to add any fuel to the idea that there is an unlikely quarterback controversy brewing.

08/28/2014

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Final Chance for Redskins, Bucs Reserves to Make Roster

Thursday’s game in Tampa will be the final chance for Redskins players on the bubble to make the final roster.

08/27/2014

Greg Olsen #88 of the Carolina Panthers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on November 18, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Greg Olsen Gives The Carolina Panthers A Proven Receiving Threat

The Carolina Panthers cut the face of the franchise, Steve Smith, and let the only other three wide receivers on the roster that caught a pass last season leave as free agents. Tight end Greg Olsen is the only proven receiver returning from last season’s squad. Olsen should be Cam Newton’s favorite target this season.

08/16/2014

Tom Brady, Bill Belichick (credit: Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Gallo Goes There: Head Coaches Are Hugely Overrated In The NFL

Of the six coaches who were fired at the end of this season, each of them had quarterbacks with a quarterback rating placing them in the bottom half of the league.

01/03/2014

Nick Foles of the Philadelphia Eagles takes a snap in the1st quarter against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. (credit: Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Eagles Win to Reach .500, Foles Shines

Nick Foles threw three touchdowns and ran for a fourth to lead the Eagles to a 31-20 victory over the winless Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday.

10/13/2013

Jeremy Trueblood (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Redskins Castoff Trueblood Lands with Falcons

The Atlanta Falcons have signed Washington Redskins castoff offensive tackle Jeremy Trueblood.

09/04/2013

Jordan Norwood (credit: John Grieshop/Getty Images)

Buccaneers Make Moves Ahead of Preseason Finale Against Redskins

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have signed wide receiver Jordan Norwood ahead of their preseason finale against the Washington Redskins.

08/29/2013

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