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Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Tampa Bay Buccaneers
NFL Team information
Play inRaymond James Stadium
Tampa, Florida
MascotCaptain Fear
Other information
OwnerMalcolm Glazer
ChairmanBryan Glazer, Edward Glazer, Joel Glazer
PresidentMalcolm Glazer
General managerMark Dominik
Head coachRaheem Morris
Team history
Tampa Bay Buccaneers 1976 - present
Team nicknamesThe Bucs
Super Bowl Championships2002 (XXXVII) (1)
Conference championships*NFC: 2002 (1)
Division championships*NFC Central: 1979, 1981, 1999 *NFC South: 2002, 2005, 2007 (6)
Playoff appearances
  • NFL: 1979, 1981, 1982, 1997, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2005, 2007
Home fields
*Tampa Stadium (1976 1997) **a.k.a. Houlihan's Stadium (1996 1997) *Raymond James Stadium (1998 present)

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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers (often shortened as the Bucs) are a professional American football franchise based in Tampa, Florida, U.S. They are currently members of the Southern Division of the National Football Conference (NFC) in the National Football League (NFL) they are the only team in the division not to come from the old NFC West. The team, along with the Seattle Seahawks, joined the NFL in 1976 as an expansion team. They played their first season in the AFC West as part of the 1976 expansion plan. After the season, they switched conferences with the Seattle Seahawks and became part of the NFC. The club is currently owned by Malcolm Glazer and coached by head coach Raheem Morris. They play their home games at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa.

When the franchise entered the league in 1976, the Buccaneers lost their first 26 games. After a brief winning era in the late 1970s and early 1980s, the team suffered through 14 consecutive losing seasons. Then, for a 10-year period, they were consistent playoff contenders and won Super Bowl XXXVII at the end of the 2002 season.

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