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Saturday, Aug 30, 2014

Martin Fennelly Columns

No year more disappointing than this one
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No year more disappointing than this one

ST. PETERSBURG — The Ray Way has a long-stated goal of playing meaningful games in September.
Updated: 15 hours ago
Trade shows Bucs all about now ... and how
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Trade shows Bucs all about now ... and how

Everybody back on board the Lovie Train, Martin Fennelly says, after the Bucs make the smart move and chose Logan Mankins over Richie Incognito.
Published: 08/27/14
Even bringing Incognito in to talk is inexcusable
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Even bringing Incognito in to talk is inexcusable

Martin Fennelly says the disgusting news that the Bucs are taking a real look at Richie Incognito, bullying and racial and homophobic slurs a specialty, should send shivers down spines.
Published: 08/25/14
Updated: 08/26/14
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Big year for USF’s Taggart and The Team

TAMPA — He’s coming off 2-10. And now he’s 0-1.
Published: 08/24/14
Looks like the Rays Way will survive after all
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Looks like the Rays Way will survive after all

Every time David Price was on the mound for his new team, there were alarm bells: The Rays would never be the same. And then, columnist Martin Fennelly writes, Alex Cobb took over.
Published: 08/22/14
Bucs defense in a rush to pressure quarterback
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Bucs defense in a rush to pressure quarterback

TAMPA — Wednesday, Bucs defensive end Adrian Clayborn was asked about the defensive line’s pass rush last season.
Published: 08/21/14
It's strange to see David Price become a Rays' foe
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It's strange to see David Price become a Rays' foe

ST. PETERSBURG — The video tribute, now a Rays tradition, right up there with unloading star pitching for cheaper brands, came in the middle of the second inning Tuesday night. There he was, up on the big board at Tropicana Field, getting big o...
Published: 08/20/14
Evans learns a rookie lesson, but possibilities seem endless
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Evans learns a rookie lesson, but possibilities seem endless

TAMPA — A blooper is no way to start your NFL career.
Published: 08/16/14
This start surely won't calm any nerves

This start surely won't calm any nerves

Josh McCown (see man behind crumbling pass protection) is still the Bucs' starting quarterback and Jeff Tedford is still the Bucs' offensive coordinator, no matter how it all looked in Friday's 16-10 loss in the preseason opener, Martin Fennelly writes.
Published: 08/08/14
Updated: 08/09/14
Bucs' Barron looking to make a splash

Bucs' Barron looking to make a splash

TAMPA — He showed flashes and splashes his first two NFL seasons.
Published: 08/07/14