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Bucs try to make room so Doug Martin can break out

Bucs try to make room so Doug Martin can break out

tampabay.com Updated Oct 3, 2012
By Rick Stroud, Times Staff Writer Wednesday, October 3, 2012 TAMPA - Doug Martin can spin. He can juke. He can grind out yard after yard.But the Bucs rookie running back has fallen a little short when it comes to producing long runs.Martin ranks 17th i
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  • Bucs to fill bye week with self-evaluation

    Bucs to fill bye week with self-evaluation

    tampabay.com Oct 3, 2012
    By Stephen F. Holder, Times Staff Writer Wednesday, October 3, 2012 TAMPA - Bucs coach Greg Schiano cut his players loose Wednesday for their bye-week breaks, and the locker room was practically empty a mere half-hour after practice.But even as players
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  • Sapp's mansion to be sold at auction

    Sapp's mansion to be sold at auction

    tampabay.com Oct 3, 2012
    Former Bucs star Warren Sapp's multi-million dollar Reserve at Lake Butler Sound mansion in Windermere will be auctioned off Nov. 1 at the Orlando Airport Marriott. The 15,000 square-foot, custom-designed Tuscan mansion, which was built in 2005 for near…
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  • Jeremy Trueblood gets a look at guard

    Jeremy Trueblood gets a look at guard

    tampabay.com Oct 3, 2012
    Jeremy Trueblood may have lost his job at right tackle, but it doesn't mean he can't be a starter on the offensive line for the Bucs. Coach Greg Schiano said his team used the bye week to take a look at some different offensive line combinations, one wh
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  • Reminder: Rick Stroud chat today at noon

    Reminder: Rick Stroud chat today at noon

    tampabay.com Oct 3, 2012
    <a href=" >Rick Stroud chat (October 2012)</a>
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  • Aaron Rodgers lost vision, but sees a new future for himself

    Aaron Rodgers lost vision, but sees a new future for himself

    profootballtalk.com Oct 3, 2012
    Aaron Rodgers and Cosmo Kramer now have something in common. Or is it, AAARRRRRGGGGHHHHon Rodgers? The Packers quarterback isn’t ready to play for the Buccaneers, but he did have an idea about protecting the eye that got poked last week against the Sain
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  • Bucs Ink Former 49ers TE Byham, Release DE Charleston

    Bucs Ink Former 49ers TE Byham, Release DE Charleston

    buccaneersgab.com Oct 3, 2012
    The Bucs on Tuesday made a roster move, coming to terms with former San Francisco TE Nate Byham. Byham played at the University of Pittsburgh under current Tampa Bay tight ends coach Brian Angelico. A sixth-round pick in the 2010 draft, Byham played in …
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Sports Columnists

  • Young defensive backs have made their marks

    Oct 3
    At the 2012 draft, wide receivers were the rage, but it's been the rookie DBs who have made a difference, writes John Clayton