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Bucs to face NFL-high eight playoff teams in 2018

Bucs to face NFL-high eight playoff teams in 2018

With the completion of the 2017 season, the Bucs now know all of their opponents for 2018 — the specific dates of the schedule won't be released until April.What the Bucs do know — for the second year in a row, they'll have an unusually d...
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Bucs rookie Chris Godwin named NFC Offensive Player of the Week after game-winning TD vs. Saints

Bucs rookie Chris Godwin named NFC Offensive Player of the Week after game-winning TD vs. Saints

Chris Godwin will never forget the first touchdown reception of his NFL career.The Bucs rookie receiver caught a game-winning 39-yard touchdown pass from Jameis Winston with nine seconds left in the Bucs' 31-24 win over the Saints Sunday.Godwin finis...
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John Lynch on short list for Hall of Fame

John Lynch on short list for Hall of Fame

Times staff and wiresFormer Bucs safety John Lynch is one of 15 modern-era finalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame.Lynch, the 49ers GM , played 11 of his 15 seasons with Tampa Bay and was a nine-time Pro Bowler."Humbled, Honored, Thankful and Ble...
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Jon Gruden confirms the obvious: there’s ‘a good chance,’ he will coach the Oakland Raiders

Jon Gruden confirms the obvious: there’s ‘a good chance,’ he will coach the Oakland Raiders

Jon Gruden finally admitted what everyone has believed is true: he has interviewed for the Oakland Raiders' head coaching job and says "there's a good chance" he will take it.Appearing on ESPN's Golic and Wingo show, Gruden said he had interviewed wi...
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For USF’s Nigel Harris, third time the charm with hometown Bucs

For USF’s Nigel Harris, third time the charm with hometown Bucs

Nigel Harris did not register a tackle in Sunday's Bucs win against the Saints, and did not play a single snap on defense.But the former Hillsborough High and USF standout made his Bucs debut on special teams, playing 17 snaps and getting a head star...
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Why the Bucs pick No. 7 in the 2018 NFL Draft

Why the Bucs pick No. 7 in the 2018 NFL Draft

It's been a common question in the two days since the Bucs' season ended with a win against the Saints to finish with a 5-11 record: Where will Tampa Bay pick in the 2018 NFL Draft?The answer is No. 7 overall — two spots later than they would h...
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How will you feel if Raiders hire Jon Gruden?

How will you feel if Raiders hire Jon Gruden?

No matter how much credit you think Jon Gruden deserves for the Bucs' lone Super Bowl victory, there's one thing we all can agree on.Gruden belongs to us.He helped to deliver arguably the biggest achievement in Tampa Bay sports history. No fan b...
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Bucs’ average home attendance down 2.4 percent in 2017

Bucs’ average home attendance down 2.4 percent in 2017

Attendance at Bucs home games dropped slightly in 2017, but only by 2.4 percent in actual attendance despite the team going from 9-7 last season to a disappointing 5-11 this year.Sunday's final home game against the Saints had a season low for announ...
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Murray kickoffs a concern for Bucs moving forward

Murray kickoffs a concern for Bucs moving forward

Patrick Murray stepped in and performed well on field goals after taking over as the Bucs' kicker early this season, going 17-for-18 on field goals shorter than 50 yards.He missed three of five attempts from 50 yards and beyond, and coach Dirk Koette...
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Koetter, Payton had odd exchange after Bucs’ win over Saints

Koetter, Payton had odd exchange after Bucs’ win over Saints

Bucs coach Dirk Koetter went to midfield after Sunday's win against the Saints expecting the usual handshake and "best of luck"  with Saints coach Sean Payton.Fox 13's TV cameras picked up an awkward exchange, however, with Payton still upset ab...
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