Originally posted on The Pewter Plank  |  Last updated 10/16/11
We’re going to try something new, each week we break down the games and give you an idea of what the Buccaneers will need to do to win, now we’re also going to add this column and explain why they’ll lose. This does need to come with a disclaimer though, we at Pewter Plank have never and will never root for the Bucs to lose, this is just a devil’s advocate kind of thing. This isn’t even necessarily fun to write (though some weeks it may be) but it is a perspective we feel has been left under-articulated. So here goes… The Blount-less Bucs could be in trouble. The New Orleans Saints will beat the Tampa Bay Buccaneers today at Raymond James Stadium. That isn’t a pessimistic reaction to last week’s loss either, it’s a reaction to the Bucs injuries and the way the team matches up against the Saints. This isn’t a good week for the Bucs to square off against the NFC South leaders. It’s quite possible they could end the afternoon two games down in their division.The biggest, most ominous r...
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