potentially mean-spirited joke. Video: Bucs coach Dirk Koetter apologizes for team's tweet to Falcons mocking "28 ..... social media yesterday," Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Dirk Koetter told reporters Thursday, per the Tampa Bay Times' Greg
you've got somebody going deep, somebody in the intermediate zone and somebody in the check-down zone," coach Dirk Koetter explained to the team's website shortly after Jackson's signing. "It gets to a point where, if the defense doesn
S: Justin Evans » In a league full of dinks and dunks, coach Dirk Koetter and Jameis Winston are fixing to go deep with impunity. It's not just Mike Evans and DeSean Jackson who can get vertical. Rookie
step forward with the signing of receiver DeSean Jackson and the drafting of tight end O.J. Howard . Based on coach Dirk Koetter 's history with Tony Gonzalez in Atlanta, I'm expecting big things out of Howard. Jackson, meanwhile, will only
overall. Having played in a pro-style offense at Alabama, Howard quickly will become a factor in Tampa. Bucs coach Dirk Koetter loves passing to tight ends -- consider that in Koetter's two seasons as offensive coordinator in Atlanta, Tony
Drafted: Round 1, No. 19 overall. Having played in a pro-style offense at Alabama, Howard quickly will become a factor in Tampa. Bucs coach Dirk Koetter loves passing to tight ends -- consider that in Koetter's two seasons as offensive coordinator in Atlanta, Tony Gonzalez racked up 176 receptions. ...
earn more patience from fans and analysts if this first-round trio produces quickly. Tampa Bay Buccaneers Bucs coach Dirk Koetter said after the draft that he wants Tampa Bay to be known as a "bad-ass team." This weekend helped his cause. Tight
Howard is that Alabama did not take full advantage of his pass-catching abilities. You think that will be the case in Dirk Koetter 's offense? Hardly. Howard and Cameron Brate should be a nice TE combo platter. Also worth noting: Given how much
to devastate linebackers in coverage and play all over the formation. He was underused at Alabama, but Bucs coach Dirk Koetter will find ways to make the most of his new weapon. It only helps that quarterback Jameis Winston also has wideout Mike
Buccaneers center Ali Marpet talks about head coach Dirk Koetter and offers advice to the current draft prospects.
one aspect of a Bucs "Hard Knocks" season that gives me pause, I'm sorry to say that it's having Mike Smith and Dirk Koetter back in our lives on premium cable. Both seem like swell guys, but they weren't exactly the most compelling figures
Buccaneers head coach Dirk Koetter talks about how "Hard Knocks" will let people see what QB Jameis Winston is like on a day-to-day basis.
Harrison: Ranking the 50 No. 1 overall draft picks "[Coach] Dirk [ Koetter ] and I just very recently had a sitdown with him, a conversation with him," Licht told reporters. "He looks great. He looks
on-one, but can run those intermediate routes, those third-down routes that can keep drives alive. [Coach Dirk Koetter ] is a very, very smart guy. You know, I'm sure that he would put plenty of work in with Jameis and our offensive
terms of speed or agility, but he's a powerful back with good balance who could be a perfect early-down hammer for Dirk Koetter 's offense. The Bucs need bodies in the backfield, but Perine offers more than that. Given a chance, he could be
making wideout DeSean Jackson and disruptive defensive lineman Chris Baker . If the backfield can return to 2015 levels, Dirk Koetter 's team can realistically eye the playoffs. After watching the leaky defense undermine an annually prolific offense
Look for more efficiency this season. With DeSean Jackson helping to attract safety attention deep, Bucs coach Dirk Koetter should be able to cook up more advantageous matchups for Evans. Christian Hackenberg , QB, New York Jets: It's
seen Adrian Peterson many times playing and that guy is one of the best running backs to ever play,'' Bucs coach Dirk Koetter said Wednesday at the Annual League Meeting in Phoenix, via the Tampa Bay Times . "I'm anxious to talk to Jameis
Adams pass on 40 Big draw: RB Marlon Mack Don't forget: WR Rodney Adams Attendance: Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Dirk Koetter was among the notables at USF. The skinny: Mack and Adams passed on the 40-yard dash timing at USF's pro day after
arrest was the final straw for Tampa Bay during a season that also saw him get kicked out of practice by head coach Dirk Koetter during minicamp. Though he'll be available to participate in training camp and preseason games, it'll again be
s six-year contracts to make them slow-jam this rebuild. Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Bucs GM Jason Licht and coach Dirk Koetter haven't hidden their desire for offensive upgrades. DeSean Jackson-to-Tampa is one of the most persistent pre
stunt the growth" of his young players. 2)"We don't have to make that decision right now." -- Bucs coach Dirk Koetter and general manager Jason Licht on running back Doug Martin . Translation: Martin's suspension may be the only the
Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Dirk Koetter answers questions from reporters during the 2017 NFL Scouting Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on Wednesday, March 1, 2017 in Indianapolis. (Perry Knotts/NFL)
Bucs GM Jason Licht and coach Dirk Koetter decided against making any definitive statements regarding the future of Doug Martin in Tampa Bay. With quite a few names on the market at running back, will the Bucs dismiss Martin?
Buccaneers Dirk Koetter talks about the future of wide receiver Vincent Jackson, comments made by QB Jameis Winston and the future of the team in 2017.