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Josh Freeman is only worried about football

Josh Freeman is only worried about football Updated Apr 23, 2013
It’s setting up to be a big season for Buccaneers quarterback Josh Freeman. He’s on the last year of the deal he signed as a first-round pick in 2009 and his team just swung a big trade to raise expectations for a team that hasn’t made the playoffs
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  • Ranking the needs: Running backs

    Ranking the needs: Running backs Apr 23, 2013
    We continue our pre-draft rankings of position-group needs with the running backs. Remember, the earlier the ranking, the greater the need. Tampa Bay Buccaneers: The Bucs are in great shape with Doug Martin as their starting tailback and Erik Lorig as t…
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  • Bucs still have $17 million in cap space

    Bucs still have $17 million in cap space Apr 23, 2013
    The Buccaneers were the only team interested in trading for cornerback Darrelle Revis. For plenty of teams, Revis wasn’t a consideration because they simply didn’t have the cap space. The Bucs had, as of Monday, more than $33 million. By adding Darrel
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Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: Trying to get inside the mind of draft's quietest top-10 team;…

    Apr 23
    Is it just me? Are the Arizona Cardinals in the witness protection program for this draft? The Cards, with the seventh pick, seem positively under the radar like no other team in the top 10. I had the chance the other day to look into their feelings abo…
  • Don Banks: 2013 Wes Welker Watch List: Potential impact undrafted free age…

    Apr 23
    It has been called the year of the no-name draft in the NFL, and is said to be devoid of true star power after 2012's high-profile, quarterback-rich proceedings. Maybe. But it's all relative.
  • You Realize How Badly the T-Wolves Screwed Up the 2009 Draft, Right?

    Apr 23
    We interrupt Part 2 of the NBA Trade Value column to explain the travesty known as the 2009 NBA draft. That night, Minnesota drafted two of our top-30...
  • The 13th-annual ranking of the NBA's top-50 players, Part 2

    Apr 23
    Welcome back to Bill Simmons's annual ranking of the NBA's top 50 most valuable assets.