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Tagged: Bruce Arians (12 Results)

Factoid: Bucs defense

Tampa Bay’s defense allowed touchdowns on 78 percent of its red zone possessions last year. That number looks so out of whack, I had to double-check that it’s even true. But sure enough, it’s a league-supplied stat, as tabulated by the Elias Sports Bureau.   more »

Factoid: O.J. Howard

I’m interested to see what happens with O.J. Howard in Tampa Bay. Bruce Arians doesn’t have much of a history with tight ends, but he’s never had a player with that kind of athleticism at the position.  more »


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Around the NFL: Bucs hire Arians

The Bucs are going with Bruce Arians as their new coach, and I like the hire. He could be the guy to get top-10 numbers out of Jameis Winston. There’s plenty of talent there, and Arians has a strong track record of putting together good passing offenses.  more »



Arians to build offense around QB Winston

New Tampa Bay head coach Bruce Arians praised quarterback JAMEIS WINSTON on Wednesday and said that “the whole thing is going to be built around him”. Arians’ track record with quarterbacks and field-stretching offense seems like a perfect fit for the 25-year-old Winston.



Bucs hire Bowles as defensive coordinator

The Tampa Bay Bucs hired former New York Jets head coach Todd Bowles to be their new defensive coordinator on Wednesday. Bowles coached with new head coach Bruce Arians in Arizona, where his defenses had some success.

Source: Tampa Bay Times


Bucs hoping to hire Arians as coach

The Tampa Bay Bucs hope to begin contract negotiations with Bruce Arians to be their next head coach. Arians, 66, has been considered the front-runner for the job since the team fired previous coach Dirk Koetter at the end of December.

Source: Tampa Bay Times


Cardinals name Steve Wilks as head coach

The Arizona Cardinals have named former Carolina Panthers defensive coordinator Steve Wilks as their new head coach. Wilks spent 11 seasons as an NFL assistant but just one season at the coordinator level. He replaces Bruce Arians, who retired after the 2017 season.

Source: Arizona Republic


Cardinals starters to sit for Hall of Fame Game

The NFL preseason kicks-off on Thursday with the annual Hall of Fame Game between the Arizona Cardinals and the Dallas Cowboys. Unfortunately, fantasy owners hoping to get an early look atMore their Cardinals players will have to wait. Head coach Bruce Arians confirmed that his first-string units will not participate in the game. Less

Source: Team Website


Palmer overworked arm prior to last season

Arizona head coach Bruce Arians revealed recently that quarterback CARSON PALMER entered last season with fatigue in his throwing arm after overworking in the months leading up to September. That wouldMore certainly explain Palmer’s slow start. Fortunately, Palmer now has a new practice regimen that should keep him fresh for his fantasy owners throughout the season. Less



Arians back to work

Arizona head coach Bruce Arians returned to work Tuesday after being admitted to the hospital with chest pains on Monday. Arians is expected to be back on the sidelines for the Cardinals when they travel to face the Atlanta Falcons.



Arizona head coach Arians released from hospital

Arizona Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians was released from the hospital Monday night, after being admitted and undergoing testing for symptoms related to chest pains. His status for Sunday’s game againstMore Atlanta is unknown at this time. We wish coach Arians well and hope he’s able to return to the sidelines soon. Less


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