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Doug Martin’s workload won’t be reduced with playoffs out of th…

Doug Martin’s workload won’t be reduced with playoffs out of the picture

profootballtalk.com tampabay.com Updated Dec 19, 2012
Buccaneers coach Greg Schiano gained a lot of notice this season by bucking NFL conventions and having his defense charge the line when the Giants were kneeling down on the last play of a 41-27 win. Seeing as how Schiano didn’t let that circumstance sto
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  • Ronde Barber bristles at PFT report

    Ronde Barber bristles at PFT report

    profootballtalk.com Dec 19, 2012
    On Monday, we reported in the aftermath of a 41-0 blowout loss to the Saints, punctuated by a sideline brouhaha involving assistant coach Bryan Cox and linebacker Adam Hayward, that one member of the Buccaneers privately remarked after the game, “Can we
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  • Tampa Bay Bucs coach Greg Schiano sees good things for new West…

    Tampa Bay Bucs coach Greg Schiano sees good things for new Western Michigan coach P.J. Fleck

    tampabay.com Dec 19, 2012
    By Stephen F. Holder, Times Staff Writer Wednesday, December 19, 2012 TAMPA - Even more than two years ago, when Greg Schiano first discussed with P.J. Fleck a position on the Rutgers coaching staff, the current Bucs coach knew the young assistant might
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  • Tampa Bay Buccaneers feeling refreshed, positive about final ga…

    Tampa Bay Buccaneers feeling refreshed, positive about final games

    tampabay.com Dec 19, 2012
    By Rick Stroud, Times Staff Writer Wednesday, December 19, 2012 TAMPA - They returned to practice Wednesday with full pads and effort, the weight of a four-game losing streak somehow made lighter by an extra day off. Pep had clearly returned to their st
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  • Bucs coordinator Mike Sullivan evaluating Freeman on 'body of w…

    Bucs coordinator Mike Sullivan evaluating Freeman on 'body of work', not recent games

    tampabay.com ESPN.com Dec 19, 2012
    The struggles of Josh Freeman continue to be a common topic of discussion at One Buc Place, with offensive coordinator Mike Sullivan addressing it today in his weekly news conference. Like Schiano, Sullivan has made it a point to not overreact in the wa…
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  • Bucs take over league lead in YAC

    Bucs take over league lead in YAC

    ESPN.com Dec 19, 2012
    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have taken over the league lead in a very unflattering category. According to ESPN Stats & Information, the Bucs have allowed 2,022 yards after the catch. The Bucs trailed only the Saints heading into Sunday’s game at New Orlean
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  • Video - Countdown Daily AccuScore: STL-TB 00:56

    Countdown Daily AccuScore: STL-TB

    Dec 19
    Prim Siripipat goes inside the numbers for the Rams-Buccaneers
  • Video - Countdown Daily Prediction: Rams-Buccaneers 00:37

    Countdown Daily Prediction: Rams-Buccaneers

    Dec 19
    The NFL Live crew makes their picks for St. Louis at Tampa Bay