It's Lee Roy Selmon day, Brandon McDonald is playing a big role, Mark Barron has to stop Jimmie Graham, the rookies are doing well and more news and notes from around the web.
Kickin' back with Bucs defensive tackle Gary Gibson - Tampa Bay Times
He's played reasonably well.
Cornerback Brandon McDonald is pleasant find in Bucs secondary - Tampa Bay Times
He's been okay, but not more than that.
Bucs vs. Saints: By the numbers, what they're saying - Tampa Bay Times
More preview material.
Deep thoughts becoming part of Bucs' mentality | TBO.com
Hard to be consistent that way.
Journeyman tackle Jamon Meredith becomes starting guard for Buccaneers- Tampa Bay Times
He did well in his first game.
Bucs' young linebackers form formidable pair - Tampa Bay Times
So far they've done well.
PFF Rookie Update: NFC South | ProFootballFocus.com
Good for Bucs, not so good for everyone else.
[Video] 'Playbook': New Orleans Saints vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers - NFL Videos
'Madden' says Buccaneers will be .500 - NFC South Blog - ESPN
Not good enough.
The NFC West has gone from joke to juggernaut - Grantland
All those teams have undergone pretty quick turnarounds.
Garafolo: NFL giving road teams the shaft on Thursdays
The Bucs are next.
Bucs notes: RB LeGarrette Blount likes 'closer' role | TBO.com
The Bucs have to have a lead for him to be a closer.
Football Geekery (Week of Oct. 15) | Buccaneers.com
[Video] Buccaneers Insider, Just win | Buccaneers.com
Winning is hard.
[Video] One on One with John Lynch | Buccaneers.com
[Video] Lee Roy Selmon Day Proclamation | Buccaneers.com
Pretty cool, too.
[Video] HC Greg Schiano Post Press Conference | Buccaneers.com
Obligatory press conference.
[Video] Bucs Prepare for Saints | Buccaneers.com