Originally posted on MyTeamRivals.com  |  Last updated 8/12/12
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers kicked off the Greg Schiano era with a dominant 20-7 victory over the Miami Dolphins in their preseason opener on Friday night. Buccaneers101.com has gone back over the game and here are some of the highlights from the offense: Quarterbacks: A slimmed-down Josh Freeman looked impressive during his only drive of the night behind a smash mouth running game. The Bucs’ starting QB looked poised in the pocket and delivered the ball with accuracy. Freeman completed 4-of-5 passes for 41 yards. His backup, Dan Orlovsky, looked just as good. He stood tall in the pocket and went downfield a couple of times to newcomer Tiquan Underwood. Orvlovsky delivered a pinpoint deep ball to Underwood for a 44-yard gain in the first quarter to set up Tampa Bay’s second score. He finished a perfect 8-of-8 for 91 yards. Third-stringer Brett Ratliff played most of the second half and showed some ability. He completed 6-of-11 attempts for 51 yards. Nothing spectacular and if he doesn’...
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