Originally written on Fox Sports Florida  |  Last updated 11/11/14
Their color of the moment is yellow. And we're not talking caution. Penalties are a reason the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are one of the NFC's five winless teams, the free-fallin' flags serving as thorns in their pewter-and-red backside. Already, they own a laundry list of whistle-worthy lowlights: Lavonte David's shove of Geno Smith, Dashon Goldson's flattening of Jeff Cumberland into a patch of MetLife Stadium turf, an illegal-formation penalty that wiped clean a 73-yard touchdown pass from Josh Freeman to Vincent Jackson on Sunday, Goldson's helmet tattooing Darren Sproles' forehead, Ahmad Black's helmet turning Jimmy Graham into a crash dummy. "Well, it's hurt our team," Bucs coach Greg Schiano said Thursday. "I'm not one that says, 'We have to be No. 1 in lowest number of penalties.' That's not my belief. I think if you're really playing hard, you can be in the top 10." Here's one stat: The Bucs average 11.5 penalties per game, tied with the San Francisco 49ers for most in the le...
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