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Mark Cook

Mark Cook currently is the director of editorial content and Bucs beat writer and has written for PewterReport.com since 2011. Cook has followed the Buccaneers since 1977 when he first began watching football with his Dad and is fond of the 1979 Bucs team that came within 10 points of going to a Super Bowl. His favorite Bucs game is still the 1979 divisional playoff win 24-17 over the Eagles. In his spare time Cook enjoys playing guitar, fishing, surfing and family time at the beach. In addition, Cook can be found in front of a television or in Doak Campbell any time the FSU Seminoles are playing. Cook is a native of Pinecrest in Eastern Hillsborough County and has written for numerous publications including the Tampa Tribune, In the Field and Ya'll Magazine. Cook can be reached at [email protected]

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    What if . . . and hear me out here . . . we improve our red zone defense by constantly firing the cannons when our opponents are in the red zone. When they’re in the hiddle, pre-snap, during the play, just constant and random cannon fire.

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      Mark Cook

      There are rules that prevent piped in noise other than the crowd at some point pre-snap. The Bucs can actually be penalized if they fired the cannons during the play itself.

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