The Tampa Bay Buccaneers' 2011 season is over, and it taught us a lot about this young team.
The Bucs have already fired head coach Raheem Morris and are searching for their next guy. There is sure to be a lot of players cut and new ones brought in during free agency and the draft.
Out of the teams in the NFC South, the Buccaneers seem to be the one with the most to do in this offseason. Tampa Bay may be another year or two from being a serious contender in the NFC. All of that depends on what new coach comes in and how quickly he glues everything back together.
However, before we look too far ahead into 2012, we can take a look back at this season. The Buccaneers showed us a lot of things about their team. Most were bad, but there was some good sprinkled in.
Let's take a look at three things we learned from Tampa Bay's 2011 NFL season.