Found December 22, 2011 on Bucs Beat:
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Ronde Barber's greatest play, a 92-yard interception return for a touchdown to clinch the NFC Championship game in Philadelphia, came despite playing with the worst injury of his career. Five weeks earlier, Barber tore the posterior cruciate ligament in his right knee in a game at Detroit. "I try not to care about injuries, to be honest with you,'' Barber said. "If I can go through it, I go through it. I had a few this year that I've played through and dealt with.'' At 36, Barber is one of the NFL's iron men. On Saturday at Carolina, Barber will play in his 224th NFL game, tying retired linebacker Derrick Brooks for the most in team history. He could stand alone with that distinction by playing at Atlanta Jan. 1.  Barber was unaware of the milestone until informed by a Bucs' staff member. "It's a reward for consistency, I guess,'' Barber said. "I do have a high pain threshold.'' Barber said he missed a bowl game...
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