Found April 30, 2013 on Pro Football Zone:
After taking NC State quarterback Mike Glennon in this year’s draft, Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Greg Schiano has made it clear that Josh Freeman is their starter going forward. “I think that’s hard with any rookie quarterback,” said Schiano, per  “It’s going to be a matter of how fast he grasps our system and all those things. And the fact of the matter is, we have a starting quarterback.” Of course Freeman is the Bucs starter right now, but if he has a bad year in 2013, Glennon may end up starting at some point.  We already know Schiano isn’t crazy about Freeman.   Need NFL Tickets?

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