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Another squandered lead haunts Buccaneers' defenseBy Rick Stroud, Times Staff Writer Monday, December 10, 2012 TAMPA - After reviewing the game tape from Sunday's 23-21 defeat to the Philadelphia Eagles, Bucs coach Greg Schiano said some of his defensive players were guilty of trying to do too much.ButUpvote Share TweetBy Joe Smith, Times Staff Writer Monday, December 10, 2012 TAMPA - Much has been made over the struggles of Bucs QB Josh Freeman and the offense in the first half of Sunday's loss to the Eagles.Freeman admitted they were "a little off," as he was 5-for-Upvote Share Tweet
Schiano: Laws of football didn't hold up vs. EaglesThey won the turnover battle, protected the football, shut down the run and out-rushed their opponent. In fact, about the only place the Bucs didn't get the best of the Philadelphia Eagles Sunday was on the scoreboard in a 23-21 defeat. For the fourth t…Upvote Share Tweet
Jackson continues to shine for BucsIn the offseason, the Bucs big free agent spending spree brought guard Carl Nicks, defensive back Eric Wright and receiver Vincent Jackson into the fold. And while Nicks is hurt, and Wright is suspended, Jackson continues to live up to the big deal he s…Upvote Share Tweet
Jackson says Eagles adjustments on defense took a half to solveThe Bucs were shut out in the first half of Sunday's 23-21 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles as the offense struggled from the outset. Tampa Bay went only 1-for-8 on third down and quarterback Josh Freeman completed only 5-of-16 passes for 61 yards by haUpvote Share Tweet
Young Christian, a/k/a ‘Little Fear,’ injects YouTube virality into Tampa Bay Bucs’ ‘Gangnam Style’ danceyahoo.com Updated Dec 10, 2012Like seemingly every other NFL franchise, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are going to beat this "Gangnam Style" thing into the ground. They've been rolling the monster dance hit into their in-game entertainment for a few months -- they released the…Upvote Share Tweet
Scenes from Raymond James: Martin up after two down games. Freeman up after down first half. Foles up after downed six times. BuBy Stephen F. Holder and Joe Smith, Times staff writers Monday, December 10, 2012 Secondary strugglesThe Bucs' secondary is young and, other than FS Ronde Barber, unproven. With the trade of Aqib Talib and the suspension of Eric Wright this season, Tamp…Upvote Share Tweet
GameDay: Eagles vs. Buccaneers highlightsDec 10Philadelphia Eagles rookie quarterback Nick Foles throws for 381 yards and the game-winning touchdown as the Eagles upset the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 23-21 at Raymond James Stadium.
Peter King: With three weeks left, awards races still very much up in the …Dec 10Adrian Peterson is not chasing 2,000 yards. He is chasing 2,105. The record.