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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.
Published: 07/28/14
Updated: 07/29/14
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
Bucs’ practice today opened to fans

Bucs’ practice today opened to fans

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ training camp workout today, originally scheduled as a closed practice, will be open to the fans. It begins at 1 p.m. at One Buc Place and offers young fans yet another chance for a special encounter with players.
Published: 07/27/14
Updated: 07/28/14
Bucs faced with an early test of resiliency

Bucs faced with an early test of resiliency

Optimism reigns in the NFL this time of year, and the Bucs are no different. But what makes them different from some teams, quarterback Josh McCown says, is their ability to deal with the adversity that is sure to follow.
Published: 07/27/14
Updated: 07/28/14
Bucs hot reads: Barron's knee still not 100%

Bucs hot reads: Barron's knee still not 100%

Almost a year removed from a collision that left him with cartilage damage in his right knee, S Mark Barron says he's still not 100 percent despite having surgery to correct the problem in January.
Published: 07/27/14
Updated: 07/28/14
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