offseason. Tampa has playmakers at every level on defense -- Gerald McCoy , Noah Spence , Lavonte David , Kwon Alexander , Brent Grimes , etc. If Smith's defense stays healthy, it could be the unit that propels Tampa into the playoffs for the first
Cornerback tandems that just missed the cut: Xavier Rhodes and Terence Newman (or Trae Waynes), Minnesota Vikings; Brent Grimes and Vernon Hargreaves , Tampa Bay Buccaneers . Follow Ike Taylor on Twitter @Ike_SwagginU .
behind 2016 first-rounder Vernon Hargreaves and 34-year-old No. 1 cornerback Brent Grimes , who played well beyond his age last year. It's hard to imagine Grimes backing that season up. » At least the team is deep at safety. With second
types of players you have everything you want. But I worry about the quarterback. Position you have a 34 year old Brent Grimes is their number one cornerback averted Hargreaves and you don't have a lot of depth are you concerned about that
you want on there I don't think Christian McCaffrey's on the board there. It's interesting with them because Brent Grimes had a great season last year they drafted Vernon hard grants. But I look at defense you're looking out at offensive
throwing that to?' All of a sudden I see (Benjamin) jump and it's like, 'Holy crap!' Then he almost killed Brent Grimes on the boundary." The Panthers want Cam Newton to become more of a pocket passer moving forward, and the big-bodied
were two of the best players on the team. RANK 8 Brent Grimes , CB, Buccaneers Grimes came to the Bucs on an affordable deal for a quality ..... proceeded to play at a Pro Bowl level. Ironically, Grimes made the Pro Bowl three straight years in Miami
snaps in 10 contests. He started just nine games the past two seasons. The Bucs will move forward with stud corner Brent Grimes and Hargreaves as their primary corners. Verner will get a jump on free agency and should find teams interested in
if he masters the nuances of pass rushing in his second year. Vernon Hargreaves played well on the island opposite Brent Grimes . He flashed outstanding footwork, movement skills and instincts occupying the CB2 spot on the perimeter. GRADE
receiver. He racked up eight of his 12 catches and 71 percent of his yards from that position. The Bucs left corner Brent Grimes was surprisingly one of the better cornerbacks in the NFL this year, but rookie Vernon Hargreaves on the other side
Rams made the right call. 5) Brent Grimes , Tampa Bay Buccaneers (62.6 passer rating allowed) Calling Brent Grimes ' placement this high on the list ..... game with the Atlanta Falcons , Grimes later found success in Miami after
Carolina Panthers QB Cam Newton gets intercepted by Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Brent Grimes who returns it for a touchdown.
Jenkins , New York Giants , 2; Aqib Talib , Denver, 1; Darius Slay , Detroit, 1; Devin McCourty , New England, 1; Brent Grimes , Tampa Bay, 1; Richard Sherman , Seattle, 1. SPECIAL TEAMS Justin Tucker , Baltimore, 50. Punter
Newman , Minnesota Vikings; Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie , New York Giants; Casey Hayward , San Diego Chargers; Brent Grimes , Tampa Bay Buccaneers . Follow Ike Taylor on Twitter @Ike_SwagginU .
successful Sunday. ON THE OUTSIDE LOOKING IN: Jalen Ramsey , Jacksonville Jaguars; Bradley Roby , Denver Broncos; Brent Grimes , Tampa Bay Buccaneers . Follow Ike Taylor on Twitter @Ike_SwagginU .
can choose to chase Ted Ginn 's long touchdown upside if you chose. He will run most of his routes against the aging Brent Grimes , who to his credit has played well this year. Kelvin Benjamin finally made some plays last week after going quiet
New Orleans Saints wide receiver Willie Snead pulls in toe-dragging 6-yard reception.
look for him to keep being a terror in the secondary. ON THE OUTSIDE LOOKING IN: Casey Hayward , San Diego Chargers; Brent Grimes , Tampa Bay Buccaneers; Bradley Roby , Denver Broncos; William Gay , Pittsburgh Steelers; Jalen Ramsey , Jacksonville
Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant (88) carries the ball after a catch as Tampa Bay Buccaneers' Lavonte David, rear, and cornerback Brent Grimes (24) attempt to make the stop in the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 18, 2016, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth)
Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Terrance Williams lowers his shoulder for 8 yards and a first down.
I'd like crazy. The cover on a play so that 68 different receivers now. Repressed Scott so what happened there they go hard play action inside get their quarterback to the outside they've been working in the middle of field. Now you go bootleg. You're now you've got price but we're out there making.
because Stafford constantly hits the open receiver. ON THE OUTSIDE LOOKING IN: Casey Hayward , San Diego Chargers; Brent Grimes , Tampa Bay Buccaneers; Bradley Roby , Denver Broncos; William Gay , Pittsburgh Steelers . Follow Ike Taylor on Twitter
early-season struggles. Rookie corner Vernon Hargreaves ' improvement is off the charts, pairing well with veteran Brent Grimes . And safety Keith Tandy entered the lineup to make huge plays, displaying the depth of Mike Smith's defense. On
interceptions, though, including the game-winner by Tandy, a first-quarter pick by rookie corner Vernon Hargreaves and a Brent Grimes takeaway that snuffed out another fourth-quarter march. As much as we talk about Jameis Winston , the Bucs quarterback
Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Brent Grimes (24) runs off the field and celebrates after an NFL football game against the New Orleans Saints at Raymond James Stadium, Sunday, Dec. 11, 2016 in Tampa, Fla. The Buccaneers defeated the Saints 16-11. (Perry Knotts/NFL)