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Saturday, Feb 28, 2015
Who’s been No. 1 for the Bucs? A closer look at the picks
Lee Roy Selmon, the Bucs’ first overall draft pick in 1976, had his No. 63 jersey retired and in 1995 became the franchise’s first player inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are approaching the 40th NFL draft in the franchise’s history. For the seventh time, they have qualified for the No. 1 overall selection.
The Andros dorms will face the wrecking ball and be replaced by a residential village with retail, restaurant and even grocery store space for 2,000 students.
Old USF dorms to make way for new village
Some people attending today’s festival saw more rain than art exhibits. Sunday’s forecast is calling for scattered showers.
Weather dampens Gasparilla arts festival attendance; winners announced
Hillsborough, Tampa, 2-28-15--A photo of Apryl Foster displayed during a memorial for Forster Saturday morning. Foster was found in her vehicle submurged in a lake in Brandon on Feb. 22. She had gone missing Feb. 12. ANDY JONES/STAFF
Rain bolsters message at Foster farewell service
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Overrated delights of surprise (Surprise!)

Tom Jackson I concluded some time ago that the value of most surprises is vastly overrated. Let me be clear: I am speaking here of surprises that are crafted to inspire and delight, not those designed by the good guys to bushwhack criminals or enemy war-makers.

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