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Bill O'Brien reportedly wanted to cut Ryan Mallett but was overruled by Texans GM Rick Smith -
Bill O'Brien wanted rid of Ryan Mallett. The fact that Mallett joined the team in Miami could point to a rift between key members of Texans' leadership.

Meet the Dallas superfan whose entire home is Cowboys-themed (even the toilet) -
America's Team has a unique and passionate fan base. But there's one in particular whose passion for the Dallas Cowboys will blow your mind.

Lions fire offensive coordinator Joe Lombardi -
Detroit fired Lombardi and two assistants just hours before leaving for London.

MMBM: Cam Newton is the most dangerous hot dog of all -
Cam Newton certainly acts like a weenie, folks. Time for him to cool it with all the theatrics.

The Ravens' nifty OL screen was wiped out because refs badly botched a call -
Hey, look, the Baltimore Ravens are involved in another weird ruling about eligible receivers.

NFL officiating is for the birds -
Well, except for the Ravens.

2015 NFL power rankings, Week 8: Dolphins, Vikings surge; Eagles, Chargers drop -
The top five remain the same, but a couple new teams are surging up the Top 10.

Behind-the-Scenes: Buccaneers vs. Redskins
Behind-the-scenes photos of the Buccaneers vs. Redskins game at FedExField on October 25th.

Lovie Smith Recaps Week 7 Loss to Redskins
Upon Further Review: After reviewing the tape of Sunday's game in Washington, Lovie Smith shared some new thoughts on injuries, the Bucs' inability to protect a lead and getting past a difficult loss.

Film Session with Becht: Special Teams
Former Buccaneer & Contributor Anthony Becht is joined by TJ Rives as he breaks down the punt coverage and blocking schemes that help create big plays for the Bucs.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers lined up incorrectly on fateful onside kick - Tampa Bay Buccaneers Blog - ESPN
Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith admitted that his team lined up incorrectly against the Washington Redskins successful onside kick Sunday.

Lovie Smith after Tampa Bay Buccaneers' loss: 'Misery around here' - Tampa Bay Buccaneers Blog - ESPN
Lovie Smith admitted things were gloomy for the Buccaneers after their ugly loss to the Redskins, but he says it won't stay that way for long.

Bucs ‘in a dark place’ after loss, coach Lovie Smith says | and The Tampa Tribune
TAMPA — Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith has suffered through some tough losses as an NFL coach. Few, he said, were as tough as the 31-30 loss Sunday at Washington.

Bucs notes: Smith says first half vs. Redskins best indicator of team’s ability | and The Tampa Tribune
Bucs coach Lovie Smith channeled his inner Charles Dickens in describing Sunday’s loss.

Bucs admit coaching mistakes led to second-half collapse | Tampa Bay Times

Redskins beat Bucs with third-down turnaround | Tampa Bay Times
LANDOVER, Md. -- The Bucs' collapse from a 24-0 lead to a 31-30 loss to the Redskins on Sunday went hand-in-hand with Tampa Bay's defense losing the ability to stop Washington's offense on third down.

Bucs Turning Point, Week 7: From 'Code Red' to 'Code Dread' | Tampa Bay Times
There are some things you assume are true without even thinking about them. Fire is hot. If you sit in a chair, it will support your weight. When you jump in a pool, you get wet. Football teams that lead by 24 points win games.Well, about that last one…

Lovie Smith admits coaching failures in loss at Washington | Tampa Bay Times
TAMPA Bucs fans have a right to be upset with Lovie Smith. But it would be foolish not to keep the guy who coached his team to a 24-0 lead in the first half Sunday against the Redskins.

Jerry Jones, NFL whiff after Greg Hardy sideline fight - NFL -
Greg Hardy has perfected his bad boy role to a T, and no one with any authority seems to give a damn.

Jerry Jones, NFL whiff after Greg Hardy sideline fight - NFL -
Greg Hardy has perfected his bad boy role to a T, and no one with any authority seems to give a damn.

Jets' D-line, Jaguars' WRs among best young position groups -
Giovani Bernard and Jeremy Hill have led a youth movement at running back in Cincinnati -- but the Bengals' ball carriers don't rank first in Gil Brandt's list of the best young position groups in the NFL.

TB-WAS Grades: Cousins leads furious comeback to stun Bucs
The top takeaways and highest-graded players from the Redskins’ 31-30 win over the Buccaneers.

Season-Best Performance for Bucs' Jameis Winston | PFF
As the rollercoaster rookie year of Tamp Bay Buccaneers' Jameis Winston continues, the QB posted his season-high grade against the Washington Redskins.

Kirk Cousins makes mistakes, but Washington beats Tampa Bay Bucs | The MMQB with Peter King
After a mistake-filled first half, Washington’s embattled quarterback led the most unlikely of comebacks. Here’s how it happened