River Wells

River Wells

River Wells is a sports journalist from St. Petersburg, Florida, who has covered the Tampa Bay Buccaneers since 2023. He graduated with a journalism degree from the University of Florida in 2021. You can follow him on Twitter @riverhwells.

Cody Mauch #69 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers leaves the field following a game against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field on December 17, 2023 in Green Bay, Wisconsin.
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Buccaneers Offensive Lineman Named Potential Breakout Player in 2024

The Bucs could see a big jump from their second year guard.

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Mar 26, 2024; Orlando, FL, USA;   Tampa Bay Buccaneers  head coach Todd Bowles speaks to the media during the NFL annual league meetings at the JW Marriott. Mandatory Credit: Nathan Ray Seebeck-USA TODAY Sports
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How Hot is Buccaneers HC Todd Bowles' Seat Heading into 2024?

Oddsmakers seem to think it's something to watch.

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Feb 7, 2021; Tampa, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady (12) hoists the Vince Lombardi Trophy with his daughter, Vivian, after defeating the Kansas City Chiefs in Super Bowl LV at Raymond James Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports
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Former Buccaneers QB Tom Brady Named Top 5 Athlete of All Time by ESPN

The GOAT has been recognized time and time again.

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Dec 3, 2023; Tampa, Florida, USA; Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Joe Tryon-Shoyinka (9) rushes against the Carolina Panthers during the second half at Raymond James Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement Neitzel-USA TODAY Sports
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Bucs News: Buccaneers HC Todd Bowles Names Toughest Training Camp Position Battle

It's a position he also says has the most depth, naturally.

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Sep 11, 2022; Arlington, Texas, USA; Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker K.J. Britt (52) reacts after making a tackle in the first quarter against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at AT&T Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports
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Bucs News: Buccaneers HC Todd Bowles Names Starting Inside Linebacker for 2024

The Bucs will stick with a player that began to take starting snaps last ye

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Jul 13, 2024; Arlington, TX, USA; NFL Hall of Fame wide receiver Terrell Owens (81) of the National League hits a home run against the American League during the 2024 All Star Celebrity Softball Game at Globe Life Field. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports
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NFL Legend Terrell Owens Criticizes Former Buccaneers QB Tom Brady: “He Ignored Me"

Tom Brady wasn't having a potential comeback attempt from T.O.

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Oct 15, 2023; Tampa, Florida, USA;  Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Baker Mayfield (6) drops back to pass against the Detroit Lions in the first quarter at Raymond James Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Nathan Ray Seebeck-USA TODAY Sports
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BREAKING: Buccaneers to Wear Throwback Uniforms Against NFC South Rival in 2024

The Bucs are bringing the creamsicles back for what could be their most important game of the year.

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Jan 15, 2024; Tampa, Florida, USA; Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Baker Mayfield (6) runs with the ball against the Philadelphia Eagles during the first half of a 2024 NFC wild card game at Raymond James Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement Neitzel-USA TODAY Sports
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Bucs News: QB Baker Mayfield Talks Liam Coen's Hiring, Re-Signing With Buccaneers

Tampa Bay kept Mayfield in the loop, and it's something he appreciated during the free agency process.

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Nov 5, 2023; Houston, Texas, USA; Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Baker Mayfield (6) passes to wide receiver Mike Evans (13) against the Houston Texans in the first quarter at NRG Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Thomas Shea-USA TODAY Sports
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Bucs News: Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Baker Mayfield Gives Props to Bucs Legends

Mayfield is fitting right in in Tampa Bay.

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Jan 7, 2024; Charlotte, North Carolina, USA; Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Deven Thompkins (83) with the ball as Carolina Panthers cornerback Jaycee Horn (8) defends in the first quarter at Bank of America Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports
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NFL Ends Domestic Abuse Investigation of Former Buccaneers WR Deven Thompkins

The NFL found no "sufficient evidence" that Thompkins violated their personal conduct policy.

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Jan 15, 2024; Tampa, Florida, USA; Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Baker Mayfield (6) looks for a pass against the Philadelphia Eagles during the first half of a 2024 NFC wild card game at Raymond James Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Nathan Ray Seebeck-USA TODAY Sports
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Bucs News: Buccaneers QB Baker Mayfield Receives Vote in ESPN QB Rankings

At least one NFL executive, scout or coach is very high on Baker Mayfield,

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Baker Mayfield and the Buccaneers agreed to a three-year contract this offseason.
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Buccaneers QB Baker Mayfield: Football 'A Lot More Fun' After Finding Home in Tampa Bay

Baker Mayfield is happy to have settled down with the Bucs.

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