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Live Scoring Updates: Bears 21, Bucs 13
Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Mike Evans (13) makes a touchdown catch against Chicago Bears cornerback Kyle Fuller (23) and safety Chris Conte during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
Stay here for score-by-score updates from Chicago as the Buccaneers (2-8) try to make it two wins in a row against the Bears (4-6) on the road.
FOR STORY BY ANDREW SELIGMAN - FILE - In this Nov. 9, 2014 file photo, Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Lovie Smith watches from the sideline during an NFL football game against the Atlanta Falcons in Tampa, Fla. Smith will return to meet his former team for the first time since he was fired when the Tampa Bay Buccaneers visit the Chicago Bears on Sunday, Nov. 23. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File)
Lovie’s return to Chicago is strictly Bucs business
After averaging 13 sacks in his first 10 NFL seasons, Jared Allen signed with Chicago after agreeing to a four-year, $32 million contract.
NFL column: Bears’ players-only session yields positive results
Live Scoring Updates: Bears 21, Bucs 13

Live Scoring Updates: Bears 21, Bucs 13

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers (2-8) are coming off one of their strongest performances this season against Washington and will try to keep that momentum as head coach Lovie Smith and quarterback Josh McCown return to Chicago to face their former team, the...
Updated: 9 mins ago

Bucs’ Lavonte David will not play against Bears

CHICAGO — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will be without Pro Bowl linebacker Lavonte David for their game against the Bears at Soldier Field today.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Lovie’s return to Chicago is strictly Bucs business

Lovie’s return to Chicago is strictly Bucs business

CHICAGO — He might never say so publicly, but in many ways Chicago is still home for Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith.
Updated: 5 hours ago
Lansanah’s long road to sudden success
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Lansanah’s long road to sudden success

CHICAGO — So many Bucs have been in the wrong place at the wrong time this season. But let’s talk about one of the best stories in pro football, a true underdog, out of nowhere: Bucs starting strongside linebacker Danny Lansanah....
Updated: 16 hours ago
Bucs Preview: Tampa Bay at Chicago

Bucs Preview: Tampa Bay at Chicago

At 2-8 the Bucs are coming off one of their strongest performances this season against Washington and head to Chicago for Sunday’s match-up against the Bears.
Updated: 16 hours ago
Bucs Beat: Jackson expected to be in high demand

Bucs Beat: Jackson expected to be in high demand

CHICAGO — Buccaneers receiver Vincent Jackson is a wanted man. In fact, he might be one of the most wanted men in the NFL. And the list of those that covet him is only expected to grow.
Updated: 16 hours ago
Bucs Pulse: Tampa Bay at Chicago

Bucs Pulse: Tampa Bay at Chicago

3Keys to Victory
Updated: 16 hours ago
NFL column: Bears’ players-only session yields positive results

NFL column: Bears’ players-only session yields positive results

CHICAGO — Like their counterparts in Tampa, the Chicago Bears might have found a defensive identity last week.
Published: 11/22/14

Hot Reads: Bucs have choices at running back

For the first time this season, Coach Lovie Smith likely will have to choose from among Doug Martin, Bobby Rainey and Charles Sims when deciding who should get the bulk of the carries.
Published: 11/21/14
Updated: 11/22/14

Bucs notes: Defense looks to keep turnovers coming

Two early interceptions last week at Washington sparked the Bucs to a 10-point lead, and there figure to be more chances for takeaways Sunday when Tampa Bay heads to Soldier Field.
Published: 11/21/14
Updated: 11/22/14