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Da’Quan Bowers understands he is on the bubble in Tampa

Yesterday, Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Lovie Smith called out Da’Quan Bowers because he has missed quite a bit of camp with health problems.  Lovie said that Bowers spot could be in danger because he has missed a lot of time.  Well today Bowers responded, and agreed with his head coach.  “Everybody’s on the bubble,” […] The post Da’Quan Bowers understands he is...
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Snag Lovie Smith’s House With A Custom Library For $1.99 Million

As one of the NFL’s “good guys,” Lovie Smith earned universal acclaim when he landed the Tampa Bay Buccaneers job to mob up...
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Buccaneers DL Da’Quan Bowers In Danger Of Being Cut?

  Buccaneers DL Da’Quan Bowers is dealing with a groin strain and, according to HC Lovie Smith, it’s hurting his chances of making the team. “I think every day you don’t practice you’re huring your chances (of making the team),” Smith said, via the Tampa Bay Tribune. “We’ve seen enough to like Da’Quan a lot. But all the reps that he’s not getting, someone...
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Lovie Smith Not Sure Da’Quan Bowers Will Make Bucs Final Roster

When Da’Quan Bowers was drafted in 2011, there was no questions about his talent, but many wondered if his body could sustain the physicality of the NFL. Three years later and those questions are still circling around Bowers. Currently, Bowers isn’t practicing with the team due to a groin injury, and many at Bucs camp, including Lovie Smith, are voicing their concerns about how...
Via BlackSportsOnline
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Offensive Line no longer OFFENSIVE on Tampa Bay Buccaneers

 NOTE: Check out the “TEAM INFO” menu on the site, it   is now a Drop Down menu. Team  Info now has three new pages:  CURRENT (2014)- Here you will   find the Current Roster and current  Depth Chart and current Schedule with Standings. TEAM RECORDS- Here you will find the top 10 career leaders in offensive, defensive and special teams categories. ALL TIME HONORS-Is a new...
Via Buc Stop
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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....
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Bears Continue Training Camp Tradition

Today was the last day for the Chicago Bears at the campus of Olivet Nazarene University and that means following  a tradition that started when Lovie Smith was in control of the team. “After becoming head coach in 2004, Lovie Smith has had his coaches use bicycles instead of golf carts to get around the campus of Olivet Nazarene University during camp. Following the last practice...
Via Sports Mockery
9 days ago  |  Discuss

It's only preseason, but Lovie Smith excited about first game as Bucs coach

TAMPA, Fla. -- Lovie Smith last coached an NFL game on Dec. 30, 2012, when his Chicago Bears beat the Detroit Lions to close the regular season at Ford Field. For a short time, his team's hopes of clinching a fourth playoff berth under him were kept alive with a 10-6 record, though the Minnesota Vikings' narrow victory over the Green Bay Packers that day at Mall of America...
Via Fox Sports Florida
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Bucs embracing urgency, not false bravado, under Lovie Smith

TAMPA, Fla. -- If the first six months after Lovie Smith's hire offered idealistic visions of what the Tampa Bay Buccaneers can be, these humid nights in late July and early August serve as a grounding moment. Training camp is a time when stars rise, surprises emerge and bubble players fight to see September. Urgency, not idealism, stands as the dominant theme. Gone are the hours...
Via Fox Sports Florida
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Lovie Smith's mission is to change Bucs' meaning of success

TAMPA, Fla. -- Lovie Smith remains a figure of hope and opportunity for a franchise that aches to recapture its former glory. But in time, he will be defined by how well the Tampa Bay Buccaneers meet his definition of success. Success, most NFL coaches will insist before training camp, means winning the Super Bowl. It's a safe response. It shows ambition in late July, no matter...
Via Fox Sports Florida
28 days ago  |  Discuss
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