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Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014

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Martinez, bypassed for Rays’ manager job, leaving organization

Martinez, bypassed for Rays’ manager job, leaving organization

ST. PETERSBURG — Less than a week after learning he was not among the three finalists to be the Tampa Bay Rays’ next manager, bench coach Dave Martinez announced Tuesday his decision to leave the organization and pursue a job with anoth...
Updated: 17 mins ago
Marty St. Louis prepares for worst, hopes for best in return to Amalie Arena

Marty St. Louis prepares for worst, hopes for best in return to Amalie Arena

Marty St. Louis will lace up his skates at Amalie Arena once again, but this time he’ll be in a Rangers uniform. It’s been eight months since St. Louis requested a trade and made a quick exit after 14 years with the Tampa Bay Lightning....
Updated: 34 mins ago
USF’s Dunkley makes most of second chance

USF’s Dunkley makes most of second chance

TAMPA — On Friday afternoon, he will emerge from the home team’s tunnel and head somewhere near midfield, where the University of South Florida’s departing football players will be honored during Senior Day ceremonies....
Updated: 47 mins ago

USF upbeat going into rivalry game with UCF

The University of South Florida was officially eliminated from bowl contention last Saturday with a 31-20 loss to Memphis, but many Bulls players are saying the team is very upbeat heading into Friday’s rivalry game against Central Florida.
Updated: 52 mins ago
Bucs QB McCown says defense deserved better fate

Bucs QB McCown says defense deserved better fate

For Josh McCown, the worst part of Sunday’s loss at Chicago came when he had to look Tampa Bay defensive players in the eye.
Updated: 1 hour ago
College playoff rankings unchanged with FSU at No. 3

College playoff rankings unchanged with FSU at No. 3

The top four teams in the College Football Playoff rankings are unchanged — Alabama, Oregon, Florida State and Mississippi State — heading into a weekend when just about all the contenders are facing challenging rivals.
Updated: 1 hour ago
Hot Reads: Bucs adjust schedule for holidays

Hot Reads: Bucs adjust schedule for holidays

TAMPA — From a football standpoint, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers don’t have a lot to be thankful for, what with their 2-9 record. But Coach Lovie Smith is giving the team Thanksgiving Day off to reflect and give thanks, anyway....
Updated: 1 hour ago
Bucs notes: Flags follow receivers after TD catches

Bucs notes: Flags follow receivers after TD catches

TAMPA — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ young pass catchers appear to be getting the hang of catching touchdown passes. It’s the bit that comes after the catches that they can’t get right.
Updated: 1 hour ago
Outback Bowl officials unveil new crystal trophy

Outback Bowl officials unveil new crystal trophy

Participants in this year’s Outback Bowl will be playing for more than just the opportunity to call themselves bowl champions.
Updated: 6 hours ago
Bills rout Jets 38-3 in game moved by snow storm

Bills rout Jets 38-3 in game moved by snow storm

DETROIT — The New York Jets looked like they were the team that missed a few practice days because of a snow storm.
Updated: 12 hours ago