Chukwurah ready to shed injury-riddled 2007

Patrick Chukwurah came to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to play, but injuries forced him to miss nearly half the games in 2007. It caused him to lose the starting job he might have had, but he's ready to put the season behind him and focus on making a more substantial contribution in 2008.
January 12, 2008

Askew, Chukwurah among inactives

The inactives for Sunday's game against San Francisco have been released and among them are Tampa Bay Buccaneers FB B.J. Askew and DE Patrick Chukwurah.
December 23, 2007

Chukwurah says knee "good enough to go"

Tampa Bay defensive end said on Wednesday that his knee feels "good enough to go" for this weekend's game in Carolina. Plus, the Bucs place rookie safety Sabby Piscitelli on injured reserve, ending the Oregon State product's season.
September 26, 2007

Hilliard, two others questionable for Sunday

Ike Hilliard, who injured his ankle in practice on Thursday, and two other Bucs are questionable for Sunday's game against St. Louis. Plus, the link to Jon Gruden's Friday practice transcript is included.
September 21, 2007

Kelly, Chukwurah hit practice field

Tampa Bay's Brian Kelly and Patrick Chukwurah both said Wednesday morning that they hope to at least do some work during practice, offering a glimmer of hope that the pair might play on Sunday against St. Louis. Head coach Jon Gruden will comment this afternoon.
September 19, 2007

Fantasy Bucs — Week 1

Looking for some insight on which Bucs to start and which Bucs to avoid. Here's's new weekly feature, "Fantasy Bucs."
September 5, 2007

Injury report: Chukwurah out for Seattle

The first injury report of the week has DE Patrick Chukwurah as the only Buc out of the lineup for Sunday's game
September 5, 2007

Chukwurah probably out for season opener

Patrick Chukwurah wants to be back for this weekend's season opener against Seattle. But both he and head coach Jon Gruden said Monday that they're not sure if that's realistic as Chukwurah rehabs a partially torn MCL.
September 3, 2007