Originally posted on The Bay Cave  |  Last updated 6/3/13
Last year, TheBayCave.com referenced two players that would play pivotal roles in the Bucs success for 2012. Those players were Josh Freeman and Gerald McCoy. Both went on to have decent seasons. Freeman broke franchise records and McCoy made it to his first Pro Bowl after playing a full 16-game season for the first time. While those players saw individual accomplishments that contributed to the team’s success at times, it also proved the Buccaneers needed more than just two players to get to where they want to go. And this season, there is a lot of talk about a potential playoff run. But how will they get there? For starters, the foundation of the coaching staff is back together for a second straight year — and by foundation I am referring to Greg Schiano, Mike Sullivan, and Bill Sheridan. This is important because they can correct what was done wrong last season and have now had an entire offseason to get those things corrected. There were several occasions where games were not ma...
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