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Darren McFadden, Mike Goodson return to practice

Darren McFadden, Mike Goodson return to practice

profootballtalk.com Updated Nov 28, 2012
Darren McFadden took a step toward returning to action for the Raiders when he participated in practice for the first time since getting hurt in Week Nine against the Buccaneers. How McFadden’s ankle feels after that step will go a long way toward deter
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  • Where are the Bucs fans? Not at RJS

    Where are the Bucs fans? Not at RJS

    tampabay.com Nov 28, 2012
    By Tom Jones, Times Staff Writer Wednesday, November 28, 2012 Let's go back to last Sunday.The Bucs went into their game having won four in a row, their longest win streak in four years. They were 6-4, good enough to be in the postseason discussion and …
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  • Tampa Bay Bucs brace for pressure-producing Denver defense

    Tampa Bay Bucs brace for pressure-producing Denver defense

    tampabay.com Nov 28, 2012
    By Joe Smith, Times Staff Writer Wednesday, November 28, 2012 TAMPA - The Broncos offense, led by QB Peyton Manning, is getting attention from the Bucs this week, deservedly so.But the Bucs aren't forgetting about Denver's defense, which ranks in the to
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  • Jerramy Stevens, former Buccaneers player and Hope Solo's husba…

    Jerramy Stevens, former Buccaneers player and Hope Solo's husband, arrested in Tampa

    By Robbyn Mitchell, Times Staff Writer Wednesday, November 28, 2012 TAMPA - Former Bucs tight end Jerramy Stevens landed in Hillsborough County Jail on Wednesday morning in connection with a domestic incident with his new wife, U.S. national soccer team
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  • Offensive line depth an issue for injury-riddled Bucs

    Offensive line depth an issue for injury-riddled Bucs

    tampabay.com Nov 28, 2012
    When the Bucs placed Jeremy Trueblood on injured reserve on Tuesday, it didn't impact their group of starting offensive linemen. But it does mean the Bucs have even less depth in a unit besieged by injuries. Trueblood has been the team's only real backu…
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  • McCoy, Bucs have oodles of respect for Peyton Manning

    McCoy, Bucs have oodles of respect for Peyton Manning

    tampabay.com Nov 28, 2012
    Bucs defensive tackle Gerald McCoy is excited about playing Peyton Manning. How excited?  He interrupted questioning during the start of an interview Wednesday to express his admiration for the Broncos quarterback, whom he considers the best "to ev
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  • Bucs playing to Josh Freeman's strengths

    Bucs playing to Josh Freeman's strengths

    ESPN.com Nov 28, 2012
    When the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Denver Broncos play Sunday, it’s pretty safe to assume we’ll see a lot of downfield passing. It’s what Josh Freeman and Peyton Manning do best. They each have completed 22 passes thrown more than 20 yards downfield
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  • Bucs re-sign lineman Derek Hardman

    Bucs re-sign lineman Derek Hardman

    tampabay.com Nov 28, 2012
    From the team ... BUCCANEERS RESIGN G/T HARDMAN TO 53-MAN ROSTER The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced today that they have signed G/T Derek Hardman to the 53-man roster. Hardman originally entered the league with the Buccaneers as a college free agent in …
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  • Video - Countdown Daily AccuScore: TB-DEN 01:01

    Countdown Daily AccuScore: TB-DEN

    Nov 28
    Prim Siripipat goes inside the numbers for the Buccaneers-Broncos

Sports Columnists

  • Rolando McClain to be released by Oakland Raiders, according to source

    Nov 28
    Oakland Raiders linebacker Rolando McClain to be released Thursday, according to source.
  • Jim Trotter: 49ers players continue to marvel at Kaepernick's star turn

    Nov 28
    NEW ORLEANS -- This was the tipping point Who Dat Nation had been waiting on. Its beloved Saints, after surrendering 21 consecutive points, had scored to make it a one-touchdown game, and now they had 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick facing 3rd-and-11…
  • Clayton mailbag: Eagles spent money for nothing

    Nov 28
    The Eagles tried to build their dream team with older free agents. It would be wise for teams to heed the lesson learned in Philly, writes John Clayton.