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Zach Shapiro

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: [email protected]

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    I’ll always cherish my #47 jersey!

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    I too still have my 47 white jersey, my favorite player ever.

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    John Lynch was always a class act. I miss the days of watching a running back get funneled into an alley and #47 coming downhill to make him regret it. He will always be a Buccaneer in my mind and I hope he goes into the hall that way!

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    I really think the Glazers should have kept him untill he retired.He is one of the greats that came thru bucs doorway-Go Tampa

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      They cast off all there great players and coaches. LeeRoy, Rhonde, and Brooks are the only ones who made it all the way.

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    Maybe I should have said Wilder too, but I’m not sure the Glazer’s were the owners then.

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    And Alstott

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    if i had to guess, #47 will go into the ring of honor when the raiders come to town. expect a big superbowl nostalgia fest and a late-season game day, to hedge against small crowds if the season hasn’t gone the way we hoped

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