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Bucs' Michael Koenen Reveals Mystery Surrounding Punting Woes
Bucs punter Michael Koenen reveals why he hasn't looked like himself this season: He's been battling mononucleosis but is hopeful it's behind him

Four is a crowd in Tampa Bay Buccaneers' backfield - ESPN
Doug Martin's return from injury complicates playing time for team's running backs.

A 5-win team could mathematically win the NFC South - New Orleans Saints Blog - ESPN
ESPN Stats and Information broke down the possible scenarios, highlighting the division's futility this season.

Coach's Corner: Week 12
Coach Smith sits down to discuss the performance of Mike Evans, Josh McCown's resurgence, and Coach's return to Soldier Field.

Football Geekery: McCown Shines
Once again we channel our inner pigskin nerd and dive a little deeper into the stats to help illuminate Buc football...This week we look at an oddity from Josh McCown's Sunday performance and more

Verner Hoping to Return to Lineup
Starting LCB Alterraun Verner is one of four Bucs considered questionable to play in Chicago, but Verner is optimistic about getting back on the field after missing two games with a hamstring strain

SR's Fab 5: David Up Next For Big Contract; McDonald A Great Find For Bucs | Pewter Report
Lavonte David is the next Buc that deserves a big contract extension, Clinton McDonald is a great free agent find and 2-minute defensive woes in SR's Fab 5.

Bucs Remain Determined To Pound The Rock | Pewter Report
The Buccaneers ground attack has underwhelmed through 10 games and the team is looking to get back on track this Sunday in Chicago.

Hot Reads: Bucs have choices at running back |, The Tampa Tribune and The Tampa Times
TAMPA — Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith might have a difficult decision to make at running back on Sunday.

Bucs notes: Defense looks to keep turnovers coming |, The Tampa Tribune and The Tampa Times
TAMPA — Two early interceptions last week at Washington sparked the Bucs to a 10-point lead, and there figure to be more chances for takeaways Sunday when Tampa Bay heads to Soldier Field.

After long road to Bucs, Smith making most of his chances |, The Tampa Tribune and The Tampa Times
Two years ago, linebacker Jacquies Smith was side-stepping snowdrifts in the CFL. But after disappointing turns with the Jets and Bills, he is becoming a key cog in the Bucs' defense.

Bucs' Lavonte David to be game-time decision | Tampa Bay Times
TAMPA — LB Lavonte David (hamstring) missed a second consecutive day of practice Friday, raising concerns that the NFL's co-leader in combined tackles could miss Sunday's game at Chicago.

With Doug Martin back, Bucs' backfield gets crowded | Tampa Bay Times
TAMPA — Before the season began, Bucs coach Lovie Smith was envisioning his team's offense with running back Doug Martin firmly entrenched as the bell-cow ball carrier.

Greg Cosell's Film Review: Robert Griffin III's fundamental issues | Shutdown Corner - Yahoo Sports
From Yahoo Sports: We’re going to examine Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III this week, and I want to show you one freeze frame of a play first.