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Tom Jones' Two Cents: sophomore slumps

Tom Jones' Two Cents: sophomore slumps

tampabay.com Updated Nov 17, 2012
By Tom Jones, Times Staff Writer Saturday, November 17, 2012 Joe CharboneauAh, Joltin' Joe Charboneau still remains both a fond memory and a bad nightmare for the good folks of Cleveland. The Indians slugger had a monster rookie season, batting .289 wit…
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  • Floyd becomes new “Z” receiver in San Diego

    Floyd becomes new “Z” receiver in San Diego

    profootballtalk.com Nov 17, 2012
    After Vincent Jackson left the Chargers for the Buccaneers, San Diego needed a new “Z” receiver. In the Chargers’ system, the “Z” lines up next to tight end Antonio Gates, with the goal of forcing defenses to choose one for extra focus - givin
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  • Bucs pilfer defensive lineman from Niners’ practice squad

    Bucs pilfer defensive lineman from Niners’ practice squad

    profootballtalk.com Nov 17, 2012
    The man who recruited Matthew Masifilo to Stanford gave him a job with the 49ers.  And now Masifilo has been recruited elsewhere by another former college coach. The Buccaneers and Greg Schiano have signed the first-year defensive tackle from the 49ers”
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  • Buccaneers can wait for help at CB

    Buccaneers can wait for help at CB

    ESPN.com Nov 17, 2012
    During Friday’s NFC South chat, I got a couple of persistent questions from Tampa Bay fans. One had to do with why the Bucs traded away their best cornerback (Aqib Talib) in the middle of the season. I’ve answered that multiple times and I’ll do it
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