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Commish: Bucs Close In on Mediocrity with Meaningless Wins

It took half of the 2013 season, but the Buccaneers are emerging from the depths of the NFL to try to become simply a mediocre football team by season’s end. Mediocrity is all the Bucs have to play […]

98.7 The Fan–11/17/2013

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Commish: Now 0-8, the Bucs Will Face a Hostile Home Crowd on Monday Night Football

It was the game we hadn’t seen yet, nor did we expect. The Bucs jumped out to a 21 point lead against arguably the best team in the NFL in the toughest place to play […]

98.7 The Fan–11/03/2013

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Bucs Game Day Images: Week 1 At New York Jets, Sept. 8th, 2013

If anything’s clear about the Tampa Bay Buccaneers after their Week 1 match-up versus the New York Jets, it’s that there’s lots of room for improvement. Coach Schiano and his staff, along with the players, […]

98.7 The Fan–09/09/2013

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - SEPTEMBER 8: Running back Bilal Powell #29 of the New York Jets gets past cornerback Darrelle Revis #24 and linebacker Lavonte David #54 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the fourth quarter of a game at MetLife Stadium on September 8, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The Jets defeated the Bucs 18-17. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Bucs Almost Make The Grade, Except For One Huge And Late Mistake Against Jets

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers opened up the 2013 NFL season with what many are expecting to be the “lowly” New York Jets. Tampa even has an ex-Jet on their side that was willing to share secrets from his former team. The team showed a lot of promise, but had one big and costly mistake too late in the game.

09/09/2013

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Smith Leads Jets To Stunning 18-17 Win Over Bucs

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Geno Smith’s NFL debut was about to go down in disappointment. Then, the New York Jets rookie quarterback took off running and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers made the most boneheaded […]

98.7 The Fan–09/08/2013

TAMPA, FL - AUGUST 29: Quarterback Josh Freeman #5 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers warms up for play against the Washington Redskins August 29, 2013 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Bucs Will Be Relatively Healthy Against Banged-Up Jets

The Bucs will likely be without starting left guard Carl Nicks against the Jets. But compared to the Jets, the Bucs will go into Sunday’s game relatively healthy.

09/06/2013

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - AUGUST 24: Geno Smith #7 of the New York Jets passes against the New York Giants during their pre season game at MetLife Stadium on August 24, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

The Biggest Game Of The Year For The Jets Is Facing The Buccaneers

With the Jets having more to prove than any other team in the league, here’s why their home opener against Tampa Bay will be the most important showing of the whole season.

09/03/2013

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All Signs Pointing To Geno Smith Starting For Jets

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Geno Smith is ready to go. Rex Ryan and the New York Jets are waiting to announce a starting quarterback for their season opener, but all signs are pointing to […]

98.7 The Fan–09/02/2013

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2013 NFL Rookies To Watch

Dominated by linemen and defensive players, the draft lacked the name recognition and flair that skill position players bring. That doesn’t mean this year’s rookie quarterbacks, running backs, receivers, and tight ends won’t make an impact.

08/02/2013

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Sports Verdict: Who Will Be The Better Rookie QB? Geno Smith Vs. E.J. Manuel

As both Geno Smith and E.J. Manuel take reps and prepare for the upcoming season, the question remains, which of them will have the best rookie season?

06/27/2013

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