Possibly needing a fresh infusion of depth at linebacker, the Bucs have plucked second-year player Adarius Glanton off Carolina's practice squad.
With a sack against the Colts, Gerald McCoy moved into the No. 6 spot on the Buccaneers' all-time sack list.
Stat Shots presented by Air Force Reserve: Three Buccaneer pass-catchers have been among the NFL's best at moving the chains, including tight end Cameron Brate.
Martin reached several milestones during the Bucs' Week 12 matchup with the Colts.
After a strong first half in Indianapolis, the Bucs struggled to move the ball after halftime as Indianapolis scored the last 19 points in a 25-12 Colts victory.
Who got this week's game ball?
Two 5-5 teams with serious playoff aspirations meet Sunday at Lucas Oil Stadium, where the youngest starting quarterback in the league will take on the NFL's most seasoned starting passer.
Rookie G Ali Marpet will miss his third straight game with an ankle injury but OL Evan Smith has been cleared to play and will fill in with the starters…LT Anthony Castonzo is out for the Colts.
How have the Bucs improved their red zone fortunes? What kind of threat does veteran QB Matt Hasselbeck pose? Those topics and more in our top quotes from One Buc Place this week.
Once again this year we channel our inner pigskin nerd and dive a little deeper into the statistics to help illuminate Buc football…This week: Wild card races, Doug Martin chases and more.
Thursday notes: Buccaneer players took practice seriously on Thanksgiving morning, and they have a good reason to pay attention to NFL football the rest of the day…Plus injuries and more.
The Bucs face a first-place team in Indy on Sunday and will look to keep big-play WR T.Y. Hilton from padding his season totals.
QB Matt Hasselbeck didn't see the field for essentially two seasons in Indianapolis, but he stayed ready and now, even at the age of 40, he's winning games and feeling good.
Wednesday notes: The return of Vincent Jackson made a huge difference in the Bucs' approach and success on offense on Sunday…Plus, Lavonte David's changes and updated injuries.
Series History: Points often come in bunches when Tampa Bay and Indianapolis meet, as they have in several memorable overtime and prime time games in the past.