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Friday, Nov 21, 2014

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Yikes! Yuletide controversy dead ahead

On this Friday before Black Friday, still the official entry point to all that is or is implied by the Greater Holiday Cavalcade, this word of advice: Brace yourselves.
Updated: 5 hours ago
McCown returns to Chicago after another comeback
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McCown returns to Chicago after another comeback

TAMPA — Before the season, he was supposed to be the bridge to the future. Then the season began and he was the bridge to nowhere. Then an injury — more waiting, then more backing up, like most of his NFL life. Then he was back. Then he...
Updated: 5 hours ago
COLUMN

Henderson: Living afraid is not the answer

Random shootings never make sense, no matter where they occur.
Updated: 18 hours ago
Foley’s next hire must re-energize UF fan base
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Foley’s next hire must re-energize UF fan base

Watching the replay, things were so sentimental at Will Muschamp’s news conference Monday in Gainesville that you would have thought the guy was getting an extension, not the ax.
Published: 11/19/14
COLUMN

Henderson: No event too big or small for Higgins and Sports Commission

If you’re wondering how national sporting events keep showing up in our town, I’ll let you in on a secret. Focus on a consensus-builder named Rob Higgins, executive director of the Tampa Bay Sports Commission.
Published: 11/19/14
Buccaneers rookie Evans is playing like the ‘Next One’
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Buccaneers rookie Evans is playing like the ‘Next One’

LANDOVER, Md. — This is how it works when you’re on fire like Bucs rookie receiver Mike Evans is on fire. You see something, you say something, you do something. You make a touchdown. Another one. You dominate. You do a lot of that....
Published: 11/16/14
Updated: 11/17/14
COLUMN

Socom leaders interested in cloaking technology

In its never-ending search for ways to give commandos an edge in combat, U.S. Special Operations Command is looking to take a page out of the Harry Potter playbook.
Published: 11/16/14
COLUMN

Would Rays be big spenders with new stadium? Unlikely

People make some basic assumptions about why the Tampa Bay Rays need a new stadium, one close to the center of the market.
Published: 11/16/14
COLUMN

Libertarians’ role in the elections

Residents of Florida’s 13th Congressional District have been subjected to three elections this year because of the death of longtime representative C.W. Bill Young in October 2013: a Republican primary in January; a special election in March b...
Published: 11/16/14
COLUMN

Democrat base: Exploited tonight, laughed at in the morning

Tom Jackson’s “The Right Stuff” blog updates throughout the week at TBO.com.
Published: 11/16/14