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From the beginning, Derrick Brooks was Carol’s ‘Bo’

From the beginning, Derrick Brooks was Carol’s ‘Bo’

TAMPA — “I’ve known Derrick since fourth grade. Let me just start right there.”
Updated: 4 hours ago
Speedy Bucs RB Demps has football fever again

Speedy Bucs RB Demps has football fever again

TAMPA — Somewhere between Gainesville and Moscow, the fire that once burned in Jeff Demps’ belly for the game of football went out. Winning an Olympic medal will do that to you. It will douse your passion for one sport and kindle a new ...
Updated: 10 hours ago
Derrick Brooks elected to Hall of Fame

Derrick Brooks elected to Hall of Fame

EDITORS NOTE: This story was originally published Feb. 1, 2014
Updated: 12 hours ago
For Derrick Brooks, philanthropy as important as football

For Derrick Brooks, philanthropy as important as football

TAMPA — Natasha Spencer met him when she was 12. She dreamed of being a doctor, but didn't know how she'd get there, or even escape her crime-ridden Tampa neighborhood.
Updated: 20 hours ago
Those affected by Derrick Brooks share stories

Those affected by Derrick Brooks share stories

Some of the young men and women whose lives have been touched by former Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Derrick Brooks share their stories.
Published: 07/28/14

Derrick Brooks: What community peers are saying

What community peers are saying about Derrick Brooks:
Published: 07/28/14
Bucs notes: DTs McDonald, Spence driving each other

Bucs notes: DTs McDonald, Spence driving each other

The Bucs believe they have strengthened their interior defense significantly with the addition of free-agent DT Clinton McDonald, who sports a Super Bowl ring from the Seahawks.
Published: 07/28/14
Competition open for both Bucs’ guard spots

Competition open for both Bucs’ guard spots

If there is one position group the Bucs’ hierarchy admits it is a little anxious about, it’s the guard spot. And their anxiety was in place even before two-time Pro Bowl left guard Carl Nicks retired a day into training camp.
Published: 07/28/14
Bucs hot reads: Throw Dotson the darn ball

Bucs hot reads: Throw Dotson the darn ball

Tampa Bay Buccaneers RT Demar Dotson, who played basketball at Southern Miss, is proud of his athleticism. He showed his teammates just how versatile he can be during Monday’s practice when he caught a pass from holder Michael Koenen on a fake...
Published: 07/28/14
Cornerback Gaitor re-signed to replace disabled Melvin

Cornerback Gaitor re-signed to replace disabled Melvin

That left ankle injury that has left cornerback Rashaan Melvin in a walking boot appears to have forced the Bucs into dipping back into their past for a replacement.
Published: 07/28/14
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