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Tuesday, Sep 23, 2014

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Bucs OC Tedford taking leave of absence

TAMPA — Tampa Bay Buccaneers offensive coordinator Jeff Tedford has decided to take a leave of absence from the team, team officials said Tuesday.
Updated: 0 mins ago
Bolts: Drouin sidelined with ‘slight’ thumb fracture

Bolts: Drouin sidelined with ‘slight’ thumb fracture

As the Lightning get set to open the preseason tonight, Tampa Bay is hoping one of the team’s top prospects is ready for the regular season.
Updated: 25 mins ago
Connolly eager to earn roster spot with Lightning

Connolly eager to earn roster spot with Lightning

As the Bolts open the preseason schedule tonight against Nashville, all signs appear to say go for Connolly, the sixth overall pick in the 2010 draft.
Updated: 4 hours ago
Bucs may be seeking QB help with McCown hurt

Bucs may be seeking QB help with McCown hurt

Coach Lovie Smith declined to talk about his injured players, including veteran QB Josh McCown, who did not practice Monday. McCown suffered a significant sprain to his right thumb in Atlanta and his hand was heavily wrapped, making it unlikely he wi...
Updated: 5 hours ago
Hot Reads: Bucs P Koenen bested by Hester’s speed

Hot Reads: Bucs P Koenen bested by Hester’s speed

After one of the worst beatings in franchise history, the Buccaneers are relying on individual pride to avoid an 0-4 start.
Updated: 5 hours ago
Slowed by injuries, Bucs' defensive line struggling to play with consistency

Slowed by injuries, Bucs' defensive line struggling to play with consistency

Through their first three games, the Bucs have used three starting defensive line combinations. And from the looks of things, they might have to employ a fourth Sunday against the Steelers.
Updated: 5 hours ago
Maddon faces busy winter trying to bolster Rays offense

Maddon faces busy winter trying to bolster Rays offense

The Rays begin their final road trip of the season tonight against the Red Sox having scored 598 runs through 156 games, a total that ranked 13th in the American League prior to Monday’s action.
Updated: 5 hours ago

Monday’s prep scoreboard

Monday’s Results
Updated: 6 hours ago

Bears hold on to beat Jets, 27-19

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Chicago Bears coach Marc Trestman needed a few extra minutes to clear his head.
Updated: 6 hours ago
Bolts notes: Injured Drouin to miss at least 1 week

Bolts notes: Injured Drouin to miss at least 1 week

TAMPA — Tampa Bay Lightning prospect Jonathan Drouin is expected to miss at least the rest of this week, and possibly longer, after showing no improvement to his unspecified upper-body injury.
Updated: 13 hours ago