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Training Camp Preview- Special Teams must improve in 2014

It has been said many times. The 2013 season for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers was just terrible. Of course there were injuries to running backs Doug Martin and Mike James. Plus there was the Josh Freeman fiasco that ended with the former coach Greg Schiano turning to rookie Mike Glennon at quarterback. Even before the season started there was an event that would serve as an omen of...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Buccaneers rookie RB Mike James done for the season

TAMPA, Fla. -- The Tampa Bay Buccaneers' running back depth took another hit Monday. Coach Greg Schiano said Tuesday that rookie Mike James is done for the season after fracturing his left ankle in the first quarter of a 22-19 victory over the Miami Dolphins at Raymond James Stadium. The news follows Tampa Bay's decision to place Pro Bowl rusher Doug Martin on injured reserve...
Via Fox Sports Florida
November 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Week 11 Fantasy Football Injury Report: Mike James

Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Mike James suffered a broken ankle during Monday night’s victory against the Miami Dolphins and will reportedly be out indefinitely. Post game X-rays confirmed the fractured ankle, although the type, severity, and location of the fracture is unknown at this time. Brian Leonard and Bobby Rainey filled in for James. Injury Outlook: We’re talking about...
Via FF Locker Room
November 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Mike James suffered a fractured ankle

According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network,  Buccaneers running back Mike James suffered a fractured ankle during Monday night’s game against the Dolphins. For #Bucs RB Mike James, X-rays revealed an ankle fracture, per source. He is out indefinitely. Had 5 carries for 41 yards before exiting. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) November 12, 2013 This is truly unfortunate.  James...
Via Pro Football Zone
November 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Mike James starts fast, then gets carted off

Buccaneers running back Mike James got off to a great start on Monday night against the Dolphins. But it didn’t last long. On Tampa Bay’s first drive, James was the focal point of the offense, and he looked great. James carried five times and gained 41 yards, but after helping the Bucs get deep in Miami territory, he went down with an ankle injury. James was carted off the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
November 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Bucs RB Mike James carted off

Buccaneers running back Mike James was carted off the field during tonight’s game against the Dolphins. ESPN’s Lisa Salters reported that James is questionable to return with an ankle injury. Former Chargers lead physician Dr. David Chao gave his take on James’ injury. #Bucs RB James appears to have a left high ankle sprain. Carted off. Return doubtful. Hope no fracture component...
Via Pro Football Zone
November 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Mike James Runs Wild vs. Seahawks

Buccaneers rookie running back Mike James had 158 rushing yards on 28 carries and also threw a two-yard touchdown pass Sunday at Seattle.Fantasy Spin:James only saw 10 carries in his first NFL start in Week 8 as Carolina controlled the clock, but he was heavily featured in Week 9. If Doug Martin (shoulder) is out again in Week 10 against Miami, fantasy owners can start James as RB2...
Via Fantasy Football Champs
November 03, 2013  |  Discuss

WATCH: Mike James throws Tebow-style jump pass for TD

Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Mike James channeled his inner Tim Tebow and threw a jump pass for a touchdown against the Seattle Seahawks.
Via Gamedayr
November 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Bucs starting running back Mike James compares his play to Arian Foster

Mike James is a very tough running back, and was a leader in the ACC.  James is a one cut back, and will get his chance to shine this week.  Mike James was one of my favorite backs coming out of draft last season.  We here at NFL Draft Diamonds had the pleasure to sit […]
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
October 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Mike James Will Start at RB For Buccaneers

Buccaneers rookie running back Mike James will be the team's primary running back for the forseeable future.Fantasy Spin:Doug Martin may or may not be done for the season with a shoulder injury, but James will likely be the only fantasy option for a while. Brian Leonard and Bobby Rainey are not viable alternatives. James rushed the ball 14 times for 45 yards against Atlanta in...
Via Fantasy Football Champs
October 22, 2013  |  Discuss
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