Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Greg Schiano cleared things up by saying that QB Josh Freeman is the team's starting quarterback Monday, May 20. Schiano said that QB Mike Glennon could 'play quickly' if necessary Sunday, May 19.
5.19.2013 1:09:14 PM EST
Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Greg Schiano said he believes QB Mike Glennon can play quickly and has not ruled out the possibility of Glennon taking over the starting job over QB Josh Freeman. 'We have a starting quarterback. Its not like were looking to find a starter. But competition is competition. Mike Glennon is a fierce competitor. I knew that when he was coming out of high school. Now being able to work with him a little, you can see it on the practice field,' Schiano said.
4.23.2013 2:27:26 PM EST
Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Josh Freeman said he can be more vocal of a leader, but in 2012 he thought he needed to perform better before getting on other members of the team.
4.23.2013 2:23:38 PM EST
Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Josh Freeman said he has a good relationship with head coach Greg Schiano, and they spend a lot of time together during the offseason talking about a wide range of things football and life related. 'The entire off-season, I've been in constant communication with coach,'' Freeman said. 'I had a lot of time and sat down and talked with him about a number of things football related, life related. Me and coach, we've got a great relationship. Every now and then, somebody will call you and say, 'Hey man, what's up with you and your coach?' But we know how it is. It's something I'm not really concerned about it. I'm kind of living it and I know how it is.''
4.23.2013 2:23:01 PM EST
Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Josh Freeman said he is more disappointed in not winning than he is in not getting a new contract this offseason. 'It bothers me a lot, knowing the type of team we have and our capabilities, being close but not quite getting there, Freeman said. 'The only reason you play this game is you want to go out and win. You want to win championships and you want to walk away and have a handful of rings. That's why you play the game. The drive is there, the intensity is there. We've just got to find a way to put it all together.
4.16.2013 2:45:26 PM EST
Tampa Bay Buccaneers OL Davin Joseph praised QB Josh Freeman as being the right quarterback, but said the team around Freeman has to be better to help Freeman be the right quarterback. 'I'm biased, he's my friend, teammate, he's my quarterback,' Joseph said. 'But the thing that's going to make Josh 'the guy' is his team. His team is going to make him the guy. So it's his defense doing what defense is supposed to do, special teams making plays, offensive line blocking, receivers catching, running backs running. It's everything that's going to make Josh the guy.
3.19.2013 3:12:38 PM EST
Tampa Bay Buccaneers co-chairman Joel Glazer said the team has options when it comes to QB Josh Freeman. 'There are options, Glazer said. You saw with the Ravens, it all worked out for them. Freeman is entering the final year of his current contract.
3.14.2013 11:30:06 AM EST
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will likely inquire about free-agent QB Matt Cassel (Chiefs). The team still has doubts about QB Josh Freeman and want a Plan B in place.
3.5.2013 3:10:52 PM EST
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers met with the agent for QB Josh Freeman at the NFL scouting combine. It was really positive, agent Erik Burkhardt told The Tampa Tribune of the recent meeting he had with Bucs officials at the NFL scouting combine. They said they definitely believe in Josh, that he is their guy, that they want to reach their goals with him and that they know he is capable of doing the job and are committed to him. Freeman is entering the final season of a five year contract.
2.21.2013 11:44:57 AM EST
Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Greg Schiano said Thursday, Feb. 21, at the NFL Scouting Combine QB Josh Freeman is the team's starting quarterback heading into 2013.