1. Pound the Rock: Earnest Graham and Warrick Dunn

    Jon Gruden loves to pound the rock. By this, he means "run the football." It is something of a mantra in the Tampa Bay locker room. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are 4-2, six weeks into the 2008 season...

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  2. Jeff Garcia and Jon Gruden's Divorce Not Yet Finalised?

    Jeff Garcia once famously stated that Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Jon Gruden isn’t one to commit to a quarterback. "He likes to date, but not to marry," Garcia said. Since Opening Day in New Orleans, Jeff Garcia has been the estranged "ex...

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  3. Galloway Out, Clayton to Start in Chicago

    This Sunday in Chicago, Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Michael Clayton will get his chance. With incumbent starter Joey Galloway doubtful to play with a foot sprain he picked up ...

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  4. Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Defense 2008

    Under defensive coordinator Monte Kiffin, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have more often than not been a top-10 unit. Kiffin's now famous Tampa-2 (based on the cover-2 scheme) has been a mainstay of the team for over 10 years now...

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  5. Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Offense 2008

    No team in the NFC South (since its 2002 inception) has gone back-to-back with division title wins. Tampa Bay Buccaneers Head Coach Jon Gruden has failed in 2002 (Super Bowl hangover, see Johnson, Keyshawn) and 2005 (see Shepherd, Edell)...

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  6. Bucco....Brett?

    Down in Central Florida, on the brink of training camp, the local press seems to have gone slightly mad over our Green old friend, Brett Favre. In theory, Tampa seems like a good destination for the "retired" Packers gunslinger...

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  7. Cristiano Ronaldo's Summer of Discontent?

    As Rio Ferdinand put earlier this week, Manchester United's summer of triumph, post domestic and European success, things haven't been quite so... triumphant...

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