Originally written on BucStats  |  Last updated 11/14/14

TAMPA, FL - SEPTEMBER 04: Tight end Kellen Winslow #82 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers warms up against the Houston Texans just prior to the start of the preseason game at Raymond James Stadium on September 4, 2009 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)
Calm down, everyone. It turns out that Josh Freeman and Kellen Winslow aren’t really mad at each other. What, you hadn’t heard? Here’s a rule to live by: Just because you hear something over and over, don’t assume it’s true. In this case, I’m referring to the notion that there’s something going on between Bucs tight end Kellen Winslow and quarterback Josh Freeman. I’m not hearing it over and over. Are you? I’m hearing that Freeman targets Winslow too often and tries to force the ball to him. I hear that Winslow isn’t supporting his teammates’ success like he should. But I don’t hear that there’s some kind of rift developing between the two. So, let’s put an end to this here and now: It’s unequivocally false. Oh thank God. That thing I wasn’t hearing turns out to not be true. All this stems from an intense discussion between Winslow and Freeman during a win over the Saints two weeks ago. Winslow made reference to it after that game, saying things got “heated.” But the
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