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Thursday Night Football Injury Report: Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs Atlanta Falcons

Tampa Bay Buccaneers:  Doug Martin, knee, Q: Martin is expected to miss tonight’s game against the Falcons with a knee sprain, which would continue his already disappointing start to the season. Martin was not able to get back on the practice field this week, and all reports the last few hours state Martin is a longshot to suit up tonight. With these knee sprains, if the player...
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Doug Martin’s status for Thursday Night Football still up in the air

In just a few short hours, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will face the Atlanta Falcons on Thursday Night Football. One of the big questions facing the team is the status of running back Doug Martin, who sat out Sunday’s loss to the St. Louis Rams with a knee injury. As of right now the Buccaneers still haven’t decided whether or not Martin will play tonight vs. Atlanta, but his status...
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Buccaneers’ Doug Martin Out; See Why Bobby Rainey Will a Stud

Buccaneers’ Doug Martin Out; See Why Bobby Rainey Will a Stud If Doug Martin is out tonight, Bobby Rainey is a great start. — Michael Fabiano (@Michael_Fabiano) September 18, 2014 The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will start running back Bobby Rainey in Thursday Night Football because Doug Martin has been ruled … The post Buccaneers’ Doug Martin Out; See Why Bobby Rainey Will a Stud...
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Doug Martin, Gerald McCoy Not Expected To Play For Bucs Vs. Falcons

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers might hurting on both sides of the ball when they travel to the Georgia Dome on Thursday night. Running back Doug Martin and defensive tackle Gerald McCoy both are not expected to play against the Atlanta Falcons, according to NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport. Martin missed last week with a knee injury — and gained just nine yards on nine carries in Week 1 ...
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Doug Martin May Not Play Week 3

Doug Martin will test his knee during pregame tonight, but it is highly likely that his injury keeps him on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers sideline.  Bobby Rainey will be the man again for Tampa, and ran for 163 yards on 30 attempts in Week 11 last season against the Atlanta Falcons, scoring 3 TDs including 1 through the air.Thursday Night Football Breakdown#455463996 / gettyimages...
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Bobby Rainey will start over Doug Martin vs. Falcons

One of the biggest revelations of the 2014 NFL Season has been the play of Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Bobby Rainey. In turn, one of the biggest disappointments has been Doug Martin, who was expected to be Tampa’s No. 1 RB, but has to take that job. Filling in for the injured Martin, the […]
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Doug Martin Will Start For Bucs vs. Rams

Buccaneers running back Doug Martin (knee) is expected to play in Week 2 against the Rams according to the Tampa Bay Times.Fantasy Spin:Coach Lovie Smith was adamant all week that Martin was not bench in the Week 1 loss. The coach also reassured the media that the Buccaneers would stay committed to the running game. Martin is a RB2 this week.
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Buccaneers Injury Update: Doug Martin likely to play

After suffering a left knee injury on Sunday, Doug Martin seems to be on track to play this Sunday. He returned to bench late in the game Sunday, but Tampa Bay Buccaneers Head Coach Lovie Smith decided to keep Bobby Rainey in the game as he said Rainey gave them a 'boost'.There has been a little controversy to Martin not returning. According to the Tampa Bay Times, Last...
Via Sports Injury Alert
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Doug Martin Expected To Play In Week 2

  According to Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times, Buccaneers RB Doug Martin is expected to play against the Rams in Week 2, despite his knee injury and being listed as questionable on the injury report. A report from USA Today, citing unnamed sources, mentioned that Martin had been benched for the blocking mistake and was unrelated to a knee injury. Head coach Lovie Smith clearly...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Doug Martin’s HS Principal Referees Buccaneers-Panthers Game (Video)

Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Doug Martin doesn’t even need to return to his high school for a reunion. They come to him. During the Bucs’ season opener against the Carolina Panthers on Sunday, Martin was pleasantly surprised to see a familiar face in referee Peter Morelli. As it turns outs, Morelli is the principal of St. Mary’s High School in Stockton, Calif., — the...
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