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Bucs offensive line stays strong despite change

Bucs offensive line stays strong despite change

tampabay.com Updated Nov 16, 2012
By Rick Stroud, Times Staff Writer Friday, November 16, 2012 By the time the Bucs lost their second Pro Bowl guard to a season-ending injury two weeks ago, you must admit, it looked pretty grim.Left tackle Donald Penn is the only starting offensive line…
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  • Bucs guard Jamon Meredith practices; questionable for Sunday

    Bucs guard Jamon Meredith practices; questionable for Sunday

    tampabay.com Nov 16, 2012
    By Stephen F. Holder, Times Staff Writer Friday, November 16, 2012 TAMPA - When the season began, it could not have been predicted that so much of the Bucs' hopes for winning Sunday at Carolina could hinge on a player most had never heard coming into th
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  • Journeyman LeQuan Lewis hopes he has found home with Buccaneers

    Journeyman LeQuan Lewis hopes he has found home with Buccaneers

    tampabay.com Nov 16, 2012
    By Joe Smith, Times Staff Writer Friday, November 16, 2012 TAMPA - Bucs cornerback LeQuan Lewis said he can't put into words what Sunday's game-sealing interception meant to him."It's humbling," he said.Lewis' humble path of perseverance is what makes t
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  • Sunday: Bucs-Panthers in-game chat, 1 p.m.

    Sunday: Bucs-Panthers in-game chat, 1 p.m.

    tampabay.com Nov 16, 2012
    Join Times beat reporter Stephen F. Holder Sunday at 1 p.m., as he chats live from Bank of America Stadium throughout the Bucs' game against the Panthers. Follow along, and add your comments and/or questions if you like. Bucs-Panthers in-game chat (Nov.…
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  • Buccaneers have NFL-high $30 million in cash on injured reserve…

    Buccaneers have NFL-high $30 million in cash on injured reserve list

    yahoo.com Nov 16, 2012
    The NFL is a league of attrition and no team is feeling the financial brunt of that fact quite like the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, who currently have a league-high $30.1 million of their 2012 cash payroll on Injured Reserve, according to league-wide salary d…
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  • Video - NFL Week 11 Most Intriguing Matchups 02:00

    NFL Week 11 Most Intriguing Matchups

    Nov 16
    NFL Live looks ahead to Steelers vs. Ravens and Buccaneers vs. Panthers.
  • Video - Josh Freeman Or Cam Newton? 06:48

    Josh Freeman Or Cam Newton?

    Nov 16
    The First Take crew debates who they'd want between Josh Freeman and Cam Newton moving forward.

Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: Luck vs. Brady adds new wrinkle to longstanding Colts-Pats riv…

    Nov 16
    INDIANAPOLIS -- Well, if the Colts are nervous about the showdown of 6-3 AFC teams with the big, bad Patriots on national TV Sunday, they're hiding it well. In the middle of the locker room Thursday afternoon, guard Mike McGlynn and long-snapper Matt Ov…
  • Why the NHL needs to rid themselves of Gary Bettman

    Nov 16
    Before getting to the Week 11 picks, let's take a moment to honor the incompetence of the NHL commissioner.