Originally posted on Bucs Beat  |  Last updated 1/10/12
While it remains to be seen what the Bucs think of former Minnesota Vikings coach Brad Childress, it's clear what his impressions are of their team and especially quarterback Josh Freeman. Childress, 55, interviewed for the Bucs head coaching job on Monday. "They have a good, young football team,'' Childress said Tuesday. "I liked Josh when he came out of college. You know, if you don't have (a quarterback), you're always looking for one and I believe he can be that guy and I like him a lot.'' Childress certainly has the credentials to get Freeman back on track. He was the quarterbacks coach for the Philadelphia Eagles from 1999-2002 and helped with the development of Donovan McNabb. He also served as the Eagles offensive coordinator from 2003-05. Freeman led the Bucs to a 10-6 record in 2010 with 25 touchdowns and six interceptions. But this season, he threw only 16 touchdowns and 22 INTs.   Childress already has a job next week working with young football players in Tampa Bay. He ...
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