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LOOK: Lavonte David gets his picture on the side of Raymond James Stadium

Lavonte David may be one of the more underrated players in the NFL, but his talents will never go unnoticed in Tampa Bay. And entering a year in which I believe he will breakout on a national scale, David’s picture will now be stationed on the side of Raymond James Stadium in honor of what he brings to the Buccaneers franchise. AROUND COVER32 Power Rankings: How all 32 teams stack...
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Lavonte David leads the NFL in this statistical category since 2012

Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Lavonte David has quickly proven that he's one of the best in the business. Don't believe it? Look no further than a recent statistic that was released by the team over at Pro Football Focus. David has proven to do a little bit of everything during his time in the NFL, but his 228 defensive stops are essentially incredible. The Bucs and David are currently...
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13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Buccaneers & Lavonte David “Motivated” Get Long-Term Extension Done

Rand Getlin of NFL Media reports that the Buccaneers and OLB Lavonte David will continue to discuss a long-term contract extension over the next few days and are “motivated” to get a deal in place. Getlin mentions that David’s deal will likely be impacted by the new four-year, $43 million extension signed by Seahawks MLB Bobby Wagner to some ... The post Buccaneers...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Lavonte David, Tampa Bay Buccaneers nearing extension

Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ general manager Jason Licht has made it very publicly known that keeping linebacker Lavonte David in Tampa long term is the number one goal. According to NFL expert Rand Getlin, the Bucs and David are getting closer in contract negotiations. Getlin also cites Seahawks’ linebacker Bobby Wagner‘s deal as a likely influence in David’s compensation. Lavonte...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

This stat about Lavonte David shows just how amazing he truly is

Next to J.J. Watt, you could make a solid case that Lavonte David is the best defender in the NFL. You won’t hear that from the press or ESPN or the fans or the end-of-the-year-award voters, but stats don’t lie. And this stat says it all. AROUND COVER32 QB Rankings: Rating each NFL team’s Week 1 starter Top 10: The NFL’s second-tier cornerbacks Fantasy Preview: The top-32...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Bucs Lack Choices With Lavonte David

A quick comparison to start.In his first three seasons in the NFL, Player A recorded 253 tackles, forced four fumbles, and made three interceptions while recording 2.5 sacks.In his first three seasons, Player B recorded 319 tackles, forced six fumbles, picked off six passes, and has tallied ten sacks.Both players are linebackers, and the title of this article pretty much gives away...
Via Pro Football Spot
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Buccaneers Working To Sign LB Lavonte David To An Extension, Still Gap To Be Bridged

Rand Getlin of NFL Media reports that the Buccaneers and LB Lavonte David are still working on a long-term contract extension. While this is promising news, Getlin adds that a “meaningful distance remains” between the two parties. Buccaneers GM Jason Licht told reporters back in April that signing David to a long-term contract was among their top priorities “after the...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Tampa Bay Buccaneers OLB Lavonte David named 2nd best in NFL, Nos. 11-20 revealed

When cover32 released its list of the top 10 outside linebackers in the NFL today, there were some people angry about their favorite team’s top pass rusher not making the list. It made for a bit of spirited debate in the “Comments” section below the article. And it also begged another question: How close was Mr. Irate Fan’s OLB to making the list? To provide an answer, the...
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July 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Weekly Rewind: Lovie continues to build staff, David is a man

In case you missed it: Columns from the cover32 universe to get you ready for the Divisional Playoff round. Here is the week around the playoff-less Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Lavonte David proves he’s an elite linebacker in 2013 (READ) - Lovie hires former Buc Nickerson to staff (READ) - Bucs mailbag: Where are the creamsicles? (READ) - Buccaneers fans excited...
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January 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Gerald McCoy: Lavonte David was 'snubbed' for Pro Bowl

After Friday night’s 2013 NFL Pro Bowlers were revealed, Buccaneers’ linebacker Lavonte David was not among them. That created an uproar from the masses not just among the Tampa Bay area but across the nation.  Bucs’ defensive tackle Gerald McCoy was selected to his second consecutive Pro Bowl. He too was among the many that voiced his displeasure in David not being picked...
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December 28, 2013  |  Discuss

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