Monthly Archives: March 2015

Trading Mike Glennon: A Study in Empty Arguments

Rumors are running rampant that the Bucs will trade 3rd-year QB Mike Glennon, either prior to the draft or on draft day. When Glennon’s detractors are pressed they spout a cursory list of “reasons” why he is not worth retaining. …

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2015 Bucs’ Mock Draft: A Winston-less Approach

So by now the Bucs off-season strategy is clear: bolster the defense via free agency then stock up the offense via the draft. That approach makes a lot of sense for two reasons: 1) this class is loaded with good …

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Winston the #1 Overall Pick? Surely You Jest

A few shorts months ago the pro football world was a relatively sane place. Jameis Winston, a talented QB with highly suspect character, was widely viewed as a troubled player some NFL team might gamble on well down the draft, …

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Sterling Moore: Budding Talent at Cornerback

Sterling Moore, you say? Who the hell is that? Good question. He’s certainly no household name. In fact, he wasn’t even drafted coming out of SMU in 2011, fighting his way into the league as a college free agent with the …

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Bruce Carter: Versatile Freak at Linebacker

The Bucs added former Cowboy LB Carter this month. I anticipated them adding a LB in free agency but I did not have Carter on my wish list. I should have. And here’s why: In a league full of physical …

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Chris Conte: Safety in Numbers

The Bucs recently inked Conte, a former Cal Golden Bear and third round pick of the Bears in 2011. If you Google his name you’ll find a lot of unflattering comments concerning his allegedly poor play in Chicago. Are those …

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Henry Melton: Impact and Insurance at DT

  We’re going to take a look at the free agents the Bucs have signed so far this off-season, starting with former Bears and Cowboys DT Henry Melton: Melton is a former Texas Longhorn and 4th round pick of the Bears …

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