Daily Bucs Links 4/19/12 - Dezmon Briscoe's baby mama troubles

Personal issues lead to Dez Briscoe's absence from Bucs' minicamp | tampabay.com & Tampa Bay Times
'Personal issues' aka 'reality show drama'.

Last word (we hope) on Dezmon Briscoe's absence | tampabay.com & Tampa Bay Times
Good fun. He'll be there Monday.

Greg Schiano's not-so-fond memories of Amobi Okoye | tampabay.com & Tampa Bay Times
Hopefully he'll create some fond memories this season.

NFL.com news: Bill Walsh's NFL draft philosophies: Six lessons from the master
Good stuff.

Insider: Notes/Quotes from Day One of Bucs’ Minicamp | ESPN Florida | Florida's Sports Leader
Craig has some notes on the first day of minicamp.

Greg Schiano on practice habits, expectations | tampabay.com & Tampa Bay Times
Tempo and stuff.

Schiano puts Bucs' minicamp in overdrive | Fox Sports Florida
Watch out for burnout.

Tampa Bay Makes Talib Available Via Trade | Pewter Report
Not going to get much for him.

Bucs' Schiano shoots down Talib trade report | TBO.com
Boom, headshot.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Greg Schiano denies reports about trading cornerback Aqib Talib - Tampa Bay Times
Good fun.

Schiano: Bucs want to keep Talib - NFC South Blog - ESPN
Damage control?

Schiano Refutes Talib Trade Talks | Pewter Report
Everyone writes about it.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers' Ronde Barber doesn't mind move from cornerback to safety - Tampa Bay Times
I'd prefer to see him at slot corner.

Blount says he'd welcome RB Richardson as a teammate | tampabay.com & Tampa Bay Times
Methinks the PR department got a hold of Blount.

How Important Is Strength of Schedule Based on Last Year? | The Big Lead
SoS is the main factor in year-to-year win-loss variance.

Barber Willing To Play Anywhere He's Needed | Pewter Report
Ronde's never going to say he won't do something.

Quarterback Josh Freeman epitomizes Tampa Bay Buccaneers' restart - Tampa Bay Times
He needs to epitomize it, at least.

Insider: Breaking Down the Bucs’ 2012 Schedule | ESPN Florida | Florida's Sports Leader
Schedule notes.

Bucs' Schiano tackling the details as minicamp begins | TBO.com
All about details.

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Cosell Talks: The Other Quarterbacks of 2012 Part 1 : NFL Films Blog
Not all that relevant for the Bucs, bit still worth a read.

Cosell Talks: The Other Quarterbacks of 2012 Part 2 : NFL Films Blog
More of that.

Cosell Talks: The Other Quarterbacks of 2012 Part 3 : NFL Films Blog
And even more.

FOOTBALL OUTSIDERS: Innovative Statistics, Intelligent Analysis | SackSEER 2012
Projecting the defensive ends.

Brees is only good thing going for Saints, so pay the man already - NFL - CBSSports.com News, Rumors, Scores, Stats, Fantasy
Teehee, I love this drama.

FOOTBALL OUTSIDERS: Innovative Statistics, Intelligent Analysis | Last Man Standing
The last '02 Buc: Ronde Barber.

[Video] Buccaneers Insider, It's All About Trust. | Buccaneers.com
TBA.

[Video] Buccaneers Insider, A New Day | Buccaneers.com
Hype hype hype.

[Video] HC Schiano on Day 2 of Voluntary Veteran Mini Camp | Buccaneers.com
More press conference.

Bucs draft needs position analysis: Defensive tackle | TBO.com
No need. Next.

Tampa Bay Bucs Return to the Field | Bucs Scene
More practice talk.

Top 2nd Round Values | National Football Post
No one the Bucs would likely be interested in.

Deep mocking with Mel Kiper - NFC South Blog - ESPN
Going deep.

[Video] @1Buc- Day 2 Mini Camp Exclusive | Buccaneers.com
Hey, a new reporter.

A Test of Tempo: Schiano Eyes Day Two of Mini-Camp | Buccaneers.com
Practice, practice, practice.

Tampa Bay Bucs Day Two Mini-Camp Report | Bucs Scene
More practice reports.

Sapp still braces for Shockey lawsuit | ProFootballTalk
Oops.

League looking for ways to put suspense back into the draft | ProFootballTalk
Good luck with that.

[Video] 2012 Mini Camp, Josh Freeman | Buccaneers.com
He's thin.

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