Found July 25, 2013 on Fox Sports Florida:
TAMPA, Fla. -- Offseason changes have intrigued one former high-profile Tampa Bay Buccaneers player: Warren Sapp.Sapp, who will be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Aug. 3, stopped by One Buc Place on the first day of training camp Thursday and shared his thoughts on the current team. He was present for his duties as an NFL Network analyst, but the former defensive tackle who played for Tampa Bay from 1995-2003 did not shy away from offering opinions about the current group wearing pewter on red."I love this team," said Sapp, who had seven Pro Bowl appearances and was named an All-Pro six times. "But I want to see that (defensive) front come. I'm issuing a challenge to (defensive end) Da'Quan Bowers: Last time I checked, if you wore pewter and red, you hunted the quarterback here."Tampa Bay's defense has received most of the attention this offseason, a year after owning a split personality when it ranked first in rush defense (82.5 yards ...

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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have been confident all offseason that cornerback Darrelle Revis would be ready for training camp. That confidence was well-placed. NFL Network's Andrea Kremer reported Tuesday that Bucs doctors have cleared Revis for action. Technically he has been cleared for all activities for weeks by Dr. Russell Warren who performed Revis' knee surgery in October...

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Ronde Barber enjoying transition into retirement

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Darrelle Revis takes a subtle shot at the Jets

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‘Looking forward to this,’ Darrelle Revis practiced with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Thursday

Without wearing a brace on his bummed left wheel, standout Tampa Bay Buccaneer Darrelle Revis returned to the practice field Thursday as the team opened training camp. Recovering from a torn anterior cruciate ligament suffered last September against the Dolphins in Miami, the 5-foot-11, 198 pound Revis was traded to the Bucs for the 13th overall pick in April’s draft. “I’ve...

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Bucs sign Mike Williams to a new five-year extension

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Bucs' Darrelle Revis eager to make most of second chance

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Williams signs 6-year deal with Bucs

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