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With the complete coaching staff not yet now in place in Tampa Bay, a report surfaced this afternoon that the Buccaneers could be targeting potential free agent running back Mike Tolbert. The Tampa Tribune suggests that the San Diego Chargers running back is on the team’s radar. Roy Cummings of the Tampa Tribune suggests that the lack of an actual third-down back on the current Buccaneers roster could lead to the team signing Mike Tolbert in the offseason. Tampa Bay will enter the 2012 regular season with LeGarrette Blount still on the roster , however Blount struggled this season with ball control issues, fumbling five times as well as not being able to become a full-time third-down back for the Buccaneers. Tolbert, 26, is of similar stature of Blount but is much more adroit at catching the ball out of the backfield. Blount recorded just 15 receptions this season for 148 yards while Tolbert logged 54 receptions for 433 yards and two scores through the air. Combined for...

Is Haynesworth done?

By the time Week 9 of the 2011 NFL season was in the books (a Tampa Bay loss at New Orleans), the Buccaneers were up against an interior defense thinned by the loss of DT Gerald McCoy.  General Manager Mark Dominik elected to claim from waivers a player he had been seeking since ascending to the top spot in 2009: Albert Haynesworth.  In fact, Dominik outbid the team Haynesworth...

History shows the Bucs have a good shot at winning next year

We all know what a remarkable job the Tampa Bay Buccaneers did in 2010, improving their record by SEVEN games going from 3-13 in 2009 to 10-6 in 2010. But the  Bucs fell hard in 2011, going 4-12, and sadly, that statistically was expected by people who follow such numbers.But what about year 4, and year 5? Well good news Bucs fans, because the studies show that the Bucs, like most...

Rivers: "Raleigh Is Great"

NC State legendary quarterback Philip Rivers was on 99.9 Thursday afternoon discussing NC State and his career.

Charger sued in 2009 bottle incident

A man has filed a lawsuit against San Diego Chargers linebacker Shaun Phillips alleging the player broke a Champagne bottle over his head at a Pacific Beach bar in 2009.

Rivers takes in Super Bowl atmosphere

Chargers quarterback, in town NFL Man of Year finalist, taking notes.

What if Bolts kept Eli instead of trading for Rivers?

ANALYSIS: Would Chargers be in their second Super Bowl? Would Rivers have won big games for Steelers?

Chargers hire Barry from USC to be linebackers coach

The San Diego Chargers have hired Joe Barry as linebackers coach.

Report: Tampa Bay Buccaneers add assistant after odd events

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NFL: We want to keep our teams where they are

The San Diego Chargers' stadium situation didn't come up at the NFL commissioner's pre-Super Bowl news conference Friday. But the L.A. stadium situation did.

DALY: NFL's tales of the unexpected

ANALYSIS/OPINION: Every NFL season has its share of the unexpected. For instance, who would have guessed when the league resumed business in July that Albert Haynesworth, the disinterested defensive tackle, would con not one but two teams — New England and Tampa Bay — into paying him a salary? On ...

Report: Pittsburgh Steelers' Jerry Olsavsky interviewing for Tampa Bay Buccaneers LBs coach

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10News: Ex-Charger says Phillips threw bottle that hurt man

Antonio Cromartie says in a deposition that Shaun Phillips threw a champagne bottle in a Pacific Beach bar after a 2009 Chargers win over the Broncos.
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