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Sunday, Jan 25, 2015

Martin Fennelly Columns

Ball tells all! Admits pressure is just too much
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Ball tells all! Admits pressure is just too much

Columnist Martin Fennelly believes we have to lighten up on all this Patriots DeflateGate hullabaloo. But not before sitting down for an exclusive interview with football No. 6 from the AFC Championship game. (Like we said: Lighten up.)
Updated: 21 hours ago
Cheating part of Belichick legacy as much as Super Bowl rings
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Cheating part of Belichick legacy as much as Super Bowl rings

Take a seat, Beli-cheat.
Published: 01/22/15
Paterno case about wins, but there are no winners
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Paterno case about wins, but there are no winners

TAMPA — The late Joe Paterno is again the winningest coach in college football history.
Published: 01/21/15
There’s no rush to answer Bucs’ draft debate
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There’s no rush to answer Bucs’ draft debate

TAMPA — Jameis or Marcus?
Published: 01/17/15
Updated: 01/18/15
Bolts’ Bishop trying to live up to own high standard
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Bolts’ Bishop trying to live up to own high standard

TAMPA — It’s not as if Ben Bishop has been bad in goal for the Lightning this season. Bad? His team has 28 wins and Bishop has been in on 22 of those. Thursday night against Edmonton, Bishop stood tall as the Lightning won 3-2. He shut ...
Published: 01/17/15
Hiring Koetter looks like step in right direction
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Hiring Koetter looks like step in right direction

TAMPA — Dirk Koetter isn’t exactly leapfrogging legends, but without calling a play, he might already be one of the great offensive coordinators in Bucs history.
Published: 01/14/15
Urban Meyer is a winning machine
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Urban Meyer is a winning machine

Say what you want about the guy, his weirdness, his tunnel vision, that smug mug, his glory moments at Florida along with a pile of player arrests. Say what you want about his waffling, or ultimately staying too long in Gainesville before another spe...
Published: 01/11/15
Updated: 01/12/15
Zobrist’s a heck of a player, even better man
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Zobrist’s a heck of a player, even better man

Say it ain’t Zo.
Published: 01/11/15
Playoffs prove how crucial QBs are to NFL success
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Playoffs prove how crucial QBs are to NFL success

As if you need a reminder of what the Bucs need to do with their No. 1 pick, columnist Martin Fennelly gives you these names: Tom Brady, Joe Flacco, Peyton Manning, Aaron Rodgers, Andrew Luck, Cam Newton and Russell Wilson.
Published: 01/10/15
Stamkos leads Bolts in goals but isn’t up to usual standard
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Stamkos leads Bolts in goals but isn’t up to usual standard

TAMPA — The Tampa bay Lightning have the best scoring line in the NHL — and Steven Stamkos isn’t on it.
Published: 01/09/15