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Bucs offensive coordinator Mike Sullivan continues to learn new…

Bucs offensive coordinator Mike Sullivan continues to learn new role

tampabay.com Updated Oct 11, 2012
By Stephen F. Holder, Times Staff Writer Thursday, October 11, 2012 TAMPA - Like any good boss, Bucs coach Greg Schiano not only has evaluated the performance of his players through the first four games, but his assistant coaches.Near the top of that li
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  • Bucs-Chiefs Thursday injury report includes Roy Miller

    Bucs-Chiefs Thursday injury report includes Roy Miller

    tampabay.com Oct 11, 2012
    Defensive tackle Roy Miller was added to the Bucs' injury report today, as a result of an injury that is believed to have occurred during Wednesday's practice. We can't speculate to its severity, but Miller did have a lingering back issue in 2011 that c…
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  • NFC South afternoon update

    NFC South afternoon update

    ESPN.com Oct 11, 2012
    With the Panthers and Saints on their bye weeks, it’s been a relatively quiet day in the NFC South. But let’s look at the headlines that have popped up around the division. Let’s start with the totally expected. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers confirmed th
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  • Greg Schiano anticipates that Da'Quan Bowers will return to Buc…

    Greg Schiano anticipates that Da'Quan Bowers will return to Bucs this season

    tampabay.com Oct 11, 2012
    By Joe Smith, Times Staff Writer Thursday, October 11, 2012 TAMPA - While it's not clear exactly when DE Da'Quan Bowers will return, coach Greg Schiano said Thursday he anticipates it'll be this season.Bowers, who suffered a torn Achilles in May, has be
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  • Brady Quinn's start might mean slight changes for Chiefs' passi…

    Brady Quinn's start might mean slight changes for Chiefs' passing game

    Brady Quinn has been named the Chiefs’ starting quarterback against the Bucs on Sunday, and Tampa Bay’s coaches expect a slight difference in his play versus that of injured starter Matt Cassel. Bucs coach Greg Schiano said Quinn’s mobility and size
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  • Bucs are blacked out again

    Bucs are blacked out again

    To no surprise, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ home game against the Chiefs will be blacked out. The team has announced the fact that the game won’t be televised in the Tampa area, according to Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times. Even with the Bucs taking
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  • BloggerBlitz: Offensive changes for Bucs

    BloggerBlitz: Offensive changes for Bucs

    ESPN.com Oct 11, 2012
    NFC South blogger Pat Yasinskas talks about the changes coming to Tampa Bay's offensive line.
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  • Video - Preview: Kansas City Chiefs vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers 02:11

    Preview: Kansas City Chiefs vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers

    Oct 11
    NFL Films previews the Week 6 matchup between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
  • Video - Countdown Daily Prediction: Chiefs-Buccaneers 00:54

    Countdown Daily Prediction: Chiefs-Buccaneers

    Oct 11
    The NFL Live crew makes their picks for Kansas City at Tampa Bay

Sports Columnists

  • John Clayton's Last Call

    Oct 11
    Upsets. Crazy plays. Debatable play calls. Incredible kicks. Week 6 had it all, writes John Clayton.
  • Peter King: Week 6 Picks

    Oct 11
    Last week: 12-2, .857. Year to date: 43-34, .558 Pittsburgh 27, Tennessee 14. The talk in Pittsburgh will be about Ben Roethlisberger?s shot at breaking Terry Bradshaw?s record for career passing yards?he needs a 300-yard game in Nashville to do it?but …
  • Biggest NFL games of Week 6 -- John Clayton's First & 10

    Oct 11
    It's a crucial weekend for three slumping NFC teams, writes John Clayton.
  • The Sports Guy's Thursday NFL Pick

    Oct 11
    The Tennessee Titans have been outscored 88-181 through five weeks, which means they're giving up an astonishing 36.2 points per game. They're on pace...