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Daily Bucs Links: Is Dashon Goldson done?

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Data Crunch: Gerald McCoy

Scouting Report: Washington Redskins
Robert Griffin III is back under center and he's throwing to perhaps the best big-play receiver in the NFL in DeSean Jackson...On defense, Washington is led by relentless pass-rusher Ryan Kerrigan

Is Dashon Goldson on the hot seat? - Tampa Bay Buccaneers Blog - ESPN
Early indications are that safety Dashon Goldson won't be back in Tampa in 2015.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith needs more time - ESPN
Lovie Smith's first season has not gone well, but the veteran coach should get more time to turn around the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Evans Bringing It Week After Week | Pewter Report
The Buccaneers brought Mike Evans onto this team with the seventh overall pick in this year’s NFL Draft fully expecting him to produce immediate results.

Bucs notes: Sapp offers McCoy double-team secrets | TBO.com, The Tampa Tribune and The Tampa Times
Former Bucs great Warren Sapp continues to lend his expertise at the under tackle position to his latest successor, Gerald McCoy. Sapp’s most recent lesson covered how to beat a double team, and McCoy was all ears.

Bucs Hot Reads: Smith not only coach to start 1-8 | TBO.com, The Tampa Tribune and The Tampa Times
Lovie Smith’s first-season as coach of the Bucs continues to mirror that of his mentor and former boss, Tony Dungy. Just like the 1996 Bucs under Dungy, Smith’s club is off to a 1-8 start. But Dungy and Smith are not the only notable head coaches to break out of the gate so slowly with new teams.

Bucs LB David pushes through long losing season | TBO.com, The Tampa Tribune and The Tampa Times
While Lavonte David waits for a lucrative contract extension that appears inevitable, the third-year linebacker is enduring a flurry of losing Sundays in the fall.

Scouting Report, Week 11: Who's more dysfunctional? The Bucs or the Redskins? | Tampa Bay Times
A stumbling offense. A leaky defense. Five blown fourth-quarter leads. Senseless penalties.

Dashon Goldson could be next Bucs safety gone | Tampa Bay Times
TAMPA — The Bucs have traded one starting safety and now have begun looking at options to eventually replace Dashon Goldson.

Jay Gruden's road to Washington passed through Tampa | Tampa Bay Times
TAMPA — Jay Gruden's long, twisting path to the highest level of coaching football started 30 years ago when he was a coach's kid drawing plays in the dirt as a quarterback at Chamberlain High School.

Franchise quarterback search consumes NFL teams until one is found | The MMQB with Peter King
Sustained success in the NFL almost always correlates to stability and security at quarterback. It provides front offices vital planning and strategic advantages, with value far beyond the players’ on-field talents.

Agent's Take: Browns, Broncos, Cowboys have contract dilemmas - CBSSports.com
Dez Bryant or DeMarco Murray? Demaryius or Julius Thomas? Some big-name players are putting teams in interesting financial quagmires.

How much would it cost to buy everything advertised in an NFL game? | The Verge
The average NFL match lasts three hours from start to finish, but contains only about a dozen minutes of action. TV broadcasters have become expert in filling the gaps between outbreaks of sport on...