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By Gary Shelton, Times Sports Columnist Saturday, February 2, 2013 NEW ORLEANSCarve this one with some attitude, guys. When the bust of Warren Sapp is created, no one should make it tame. Do not have it stare out into eternity with a placid little smile…Share Tweet
A feast for the eyesBy Tom Jones, Times Sports Writer Saturday, February 2, 2013 It's Super Bowl Sunday, our country's national holiday of food, gambling and television.Some of you will sit in front of the television for 16 hours today, watching Rachael Ray whip up some ap…Share TweetBy Gary Shelton, Times Sports Columnist Saturday, February 2, 2013 NEW ORLEANSThe safe thing to do would have been nothing.The patient thing to do would have been to stand pat.The loyal thing to do would have been for a coach to keep grinding with what …Share Tweet
Previous Super Bowl champions, MVPsTimes staff Saturday, February 2, 2013 Team ComparisonRegular seasonRecord (Won-lost-tied) 10-6 11-4-1Offense BAL SFFirst downs 314 322Rushing 98 128Passing 182 172Penalty 34 22Rushing (net) 1901 2491Avg. per game 118.8 155.7Yards per rush 4.3 5.1Passin…Share Tweet
What they're saying about the Super BowlTimes staff Saturday, February 2, 2013 PredictionsNiners, 20-17. "Kaepernick's legs will show the wear on Baltimore's aging defense."Gary Shelton, Times Sports columnistNiners, 28-24. "San Francisco was my pick as SB champ at the beginnin…Share Tweetdeadspin.com Feb 2, 2013The NFL's next Hall of Fame class, just announced, has a few dudes the TV made famous. There's Bill Parcells, who made a coaching career of winning two Super Bowls with the Giants and then convincing other teams believe he might ever do it again; Chris …Share TweetCNNSI.com Feb 2, 2013Bill Parcells, Warren Sapp, Cris Carter, Jonathan Ogden and Larry Allen have been elected to the Hall of Fame. The class includes 2 senior selections, Curley Culp and Dave Robinson.Share Tweetbuccaneersgab.com Feb 2, 2013Buccaneers coach Greg Schiano has hired Dave Wannstedt as Special Teams Coordinator. Wannstedt, who was fired last month as Buffalo’s defensive coordinator, agreed to terms on a deal to be the Bucs special teams coordinator, according to an NFL source wShare Tweet
NFC South programming notesESPN.com Feb 2, 2013NEW ORLEANS -- I’m about to head over to take part in the meeting to select the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s Class of 2013. By late afternoon, we’ll find out if former Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive tackle Warren Sapp and former Carolina Panthers linShare Tweet