Originally written on thepigskinreport.com  |  Last updated 10/24/14
The Greg Schiano era officially started last night with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers taking the field for the first time under his guidance. I have attended Buccaneers training camp this summer and some of the same things I’ve witnessed in practice, showed up on the field last evening against the Miami Dolphins. The Buccaneers have stated repeatedly this offseason that they want to be able to run the ball more effectively this season and if last night was any indication, they are well on their way of establishing a run game. Third-year RB LeGarrette Blount got the starting nod and promptly scored a touchdown. Rookie RB Doug Martin showcased this athletic ability on a 10-yard scamper where he made a dazzling 360 degree spin and nearly fell down. Martin also demonstrated while the coaching staff claims he’ll become a three down back in the league with a stunning blitz pickup of Dolphins LB Cameron Wake. The Buccaneers were able to run effectively on third down as well. The receiving corps...
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