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Dashon Goldson: We’re playing good football, on defense.

credit cards to rebuild bad credit credit cards to rebuild bad credit The Buccaneers defense has improved drastically the past few weeks. Again on Sunday, they showed those improvements.  They held a division leading Cincinnati Bengals team to 14 points and 288 yards of total offense. They forced quarterback Andy Dalton into throws he did not want to make and intercepted...
Via The Bay Cave
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Lovie Smith Says He Loves Dashon Goldson’s Physical Play

Dashon Goldson may rack up some more fines this season, but his new head coach in Tampa is okay with the safety’s nasty style of play. Although Goldson has been one of the NFL’s most penalized players, Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith said he doesn’t think the free safety needs to make major changes to his playing style. “We’ve had a lot of conversations,” Smith said....
Via Thacover2
August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Dashon Goldson felt targeted by NFL due to playing style

Dashon Goldson's bone-rattling hits and aggressive tendencies made him one of the league's best safeties. But the flip-side to that is the sizable hole burned in his wallet. In 2013, his first season with the Buccaneers, Goldson racked up nearly $500,000 in fines, the most notable coming on a helmet-to-helmet collision with former Saints running back Darren Sproles. Goldson...
Via Helmet2Helmet
June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Buccaneers S Dashon Goldson Undergoes Ankle Surgery

  Ian Rapoport reports that Buccaneers S Dashon Goldson underwent offseason ankle surgery and will now miss all of the team’s spring workouts. Rapoport adds that Tampa Bay is hoping to have Goldson back in time for training camp. Goldson, 29, came over the come the 49ers two years ago when he signed a five-year, $41.25 million contract that included $22 million guaranteed...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Dashon Goldson hires tackling coach to help avoid fines

It seems like every time Buccaneers safety Dashon Goldson makes a big hit, his wallet is taking the brunt of the impact. Growing tired of being docked by the NFL, he's finally putting his foot -- and shoulders -- down. Goldson told Yahoo! Sports on Thursday that he's hired tackling guru Bobby Hosea to teach him the fundamentals of legal tackling. "I said this can’t be cool...
Via Helmet2Helmet
March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Dashon Goldson hired a tackling coach to stop getting fined

Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive back Dashon Goldson is sick and tired of giving his money away to the NFL. Golden was find almost a half-a-million dollars last season, because the league ruled that his hits were illegal. While Golden probably would have been known about 5-10 years ago as a fierce hitter, he is now […]Continue reading...
Via The Victory Formation
March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Dashon Goldson hires tackling coach after $455K in fines

AP Photo The NFL has evolved drastically for defensive players.  The new rules have forced players from around the league to adapt and change the way they play the game.  Failure to do so results in heavy fines from the league.  Just ask Bucs’ Dashon Goldson. Goldson racked up a total of four fines equaling out to be $455,000 last season.  He was even suspended for one game...
Via Down and Distance
March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Bucs safety Dashon Goldson fined $60,000 for helmet-to-helmet hit

Tampa Bay Buccaneers safety Dashon Goldson was fined $60,000 for a helmet-to-helmet hit against St. Louis Rams wide receiver Stedman Bailey last Sunday. However, he avoided a second suspension this season. The contact, which drew an unnecessary roughness penalty, occurred early in the fourth quarter of the Rams’ 23-13 victory at the Edward Jones Dome. Bailey caught a pass from...
Via Fox Sports Florida
December 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Bucs S Goldson gears up for former 49ers team

Dashon Goldson has gone from winning on a one-year deal with San Francisco to that multiyear contract he long coveted, across the country with the losing Tampa Bay Buccaneers. A tough tradeoff at times, indeed. Yet the veteran safety believes the Bucs can build their young team into a contender much the way the 49ers have recently, capped by last season's return to the Super Bowl...
Via AP on Fox
December 11, 2013  |  Discuss
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