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Zach is entering his 3rd year covering the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as a writer for PewterReport.com. Since 2014, he's handled a large part of the beat reporting responsibilities at PR, attending all media gatherings and publishing and promoting content daily. Zach is a native of Sarasota, FL, and a graduate of the University of Tampa. He has also covered high school football for the Tampa Tribune and the NFL for Pro Player Insiders. Contact him at: zshapiro12@gmail.com

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    I’m sure there is a lot more energy than last year. We don’t have the energy leech, Lovie Smith staring blankly in the sky on the sidelines any more.

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    He wasn’t staring, he was in a coma.

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      I think you might be on to something there.

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    Praying for a win perhaps.

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    Notice in the header picture for this article that #90 DE Kourtnie Brown is covering #83 WR Vincent Jackson.


    A sign of things to come?

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      Nice pick up cobraboy.

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      Your comment made me look closer at the photo. I wonder how often in NFL history there has been a score of 3 to 2 at any time during an official game? At least the home team was winning at the time of the photo. Man, this time of year is slow for real news.

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        Not saying this is the case here, but when I played back in The Day, in passing scrimmages the O & D competed and a “win” was given 1 point, a “win” being a completion, TD, pass knocked down, intercepted, defended, etc.

        ‘Course we just kept informal score in our head, and didn’t have a scoreboard in practice.

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