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Daily Bucs Links: What happened on turkey day?

Here's your open thread for today.

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Johnny Manziel reportedly demoted for lying to Browns coaches about partying video -
Manziel is now the third-string quarterback.

Panthers CB says Cowboys should 'get Dez's 70 mil back' after blowout victory -
That's a vicious burn.

This snap was so bad, it made Aaron Rodgers yell 'F***!' -
And the mic picked it up!

Eagles vs. Lions 2015 final score: Philadelphia can't stop Megatron in 45-14 loss -
The Lions have now, shockingly, won three straight games after dismantling the Eagles on Thanksgiving.

Chip Kelly didn't have any answers after the Eagles' Thanksgiving debacle -
The Eagles are in bad shape after giving up 90 points in less than a week to the Buccaneers and Lions.

Animal rights activists storm the field during Lions-Eagles game -
It was a strange, yet kind of fitting, moment to this Thanksgiving game.

Scouting Report: Indianapolis Colts
The Bucs face a first-place team in Indy on Sunday and will look to keep big-play WR T.Y. Hilton from padding his season totals.

McCoy: "Opportunity to Make A Special Run"
DT Gerald McCoy speaks to the media following the Buccaneers Thanksgiving morning practice.

Bucs Work, Then Watch, on Thanksgiving
Thursday notes: Buccaneer players took practice seriously on Thanksgiving morning, and they have a good reason to pay attention to NFL football the rest of the day…Plus injuries and more.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers LB Kwon Alexander intends to play vs. Colts after 4-game ban
Bucs LB Kwon Alexander has five days to appeal his four-game suspension, and he'll take advantage of that window to play against the Colts on Sunday.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers' Cameron Brate: Thanksgiving at Harvard includes - Tampa Bay Buccaneers Blog- ESPN
In a light-hearted chat with Gerald McCoy, Harvard alum Cameron Brate explained that the students of the acclaimed school do celebrate Thanksgiving.

Body armor should be on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' Black Friday list - Tampa Bay Buccaneers Blog- ESPN
Body armor to protect quarterback Jameis Winston down the stretch should be on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' Black Friday shopping list.

Bucs notes: Improvement on defense a matter of trust | and The Tampa Tribune
The Bucs went into their Week 8 game against the Falcons in Atlanta earlier this month surrendering an average of 29.8 points per game, which was tied for 31st in the league at that time.

Bucs Hot Reads: RB Martin hopes to stay with Tampa Bay | and The Tampa Tribune
Though he still spends a part of his offseason near his hometown of Stockton, California, Martin recently built a house in Tampa and he says staying with the Bucs will be his first priority.

TE Cameron Brate brings Ivy League flair to Bucs | and The Tampa Tribune
While Bucs players absorb the nuances of Dirk Koetter’s offense, 24-year-old tight end Cameron Brate had it all down in about an hour. When you’ve aced the classrooms of Cambridge, majoring in economics after interning at a Boston hedge fund, NFL formations and language are child’s play.

Bucs LB Alexander gets suspension notification, will appeal | and The Tampa Tribune
The Bucs received official word from the NFL of the suspension it levied against LB Kwon Alexander for his violation of its policy on performance enhancing drugs. He will play against the Colts on Sunday.

Jameis Winston is thriving in the NFL thanks to a radical offensive formation - Business Insider
The Bucs are taking extra steps to protect their young quarterback and make sure he has plenty of time to throw the ball.

Jimbo Fisher evaluates Jameis Winston's progress with Buccaneers | The MMQB with Peter King
Ten games into his first season, Jameis Winston has nearly eliminated turnovers and led Tampa to a 5-5 mark. Unsurprised by the QB’s success: Jimbo Fisher. Plus Thanksgiving analysis and 10 things to watch Sunday

NFL officially notifies Bucs of Kwon Alexander suspension (w/video) | Tampa Bay Times

TAMPA — The Bucs might be forced to play the final month of the season without rookie MLB Kwon Alexander.