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Daily Bucs Links: Winning awards

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Peyton Manning conducted own private investigation into HGH accusers -
Manning's team launched an investigation shortly after Al Jazeera started contacting athletes.

2016 Super Bowl: Don't underestimate the importance of the turnover battle -
Whichever team takes better care of the ball will likely walk away as champs.

Johnny Manziel dropped by his agent after recent domestic abuse allegations -
Johnny Manziel needs to take accountability for his actions, according to agent Erik Burkhardt, who announced the termination of his professional relationship with the quarterback on Friday.

The man who keeps the Panthers running -
Panthers running backs coach Jim Skipper can boast the most productive rushing attack in the NFL. Now he's got to find a way to keep them running to a championship.

The NFL thought it could make San Francisco love the Super Bowl. It caused an uprising. -
Vandals have been targeting promotional signs in San Franciscans' ongoing war with the NFL's PR machine.

The ultimate Fantasy Puppy Bowl guide, to help you dominate your friends at picking puppies -
What's more important to you: A) watching cute puppies or B) DESTROYING your friends and family in fantasy sports? If the answer is A, go away. Only serious Fantasy Puppy Bowl players should read on.

Hanging out with tech bros, NFL insiders and Papa John at the Super Bowl -
PFT Commenter has been in San Francisco all week for the big game, soliciting app ideas, getting insight from the NFL's insiders and lots more.

Vincent Jackson on SB 50 QB-WR Duos
Pro football HOF quarterback Roger Staubach and Buccaneers wide receiver Vincent Jackson join "NFL HQ" to talk QB-WR superstars going into this Sunday. Which duo will dominate the game?

Martin on Keys to Broncos' Run Game in SB 50
Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Doug Martin shares how the Denver Broncos can have a successful running attack against the Carolina Panthers and makes his prediction for Super Bowl 50.

Bucs Sign Four to Reserve/Futures Contracts
On Friday, the Buccaneers signed three defensive linemen and one wide receiver to reserve/futures contracts.

Watch: Winston Dominates QB Drill in Suit
CBS Sports tested Jameis Winston's passing abilities at the Super Bowl.

Fans Name Jameis Winston Rookie of the Year
Jameis Winston has been voted by the fans as the NFL's Rookie of the Year.

SR's Fab 5: Oakman On Bucs' Radar; Tampa Bay May Draft Offense In Round 1 | Pewter Report
Baylor's freakish DE Shawn Oakman is on the Bucs' radar, Tampa Bay may draft an offensive player in the first round and more in this edition of SR's Fab 5.

Fans award Winston Pepsi Rookie of the Year honors | and The Tampa Tribune
TAMPA – Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winton’s rookie season began quite ominously, with Titans cornerback Coty Sensabaugh intercepting his first NFL pass and returning it 26 yards for a touchdown.

What the L? Super Bowl simply isn’t the same without Roman numerals | and The Tampa Tribune
Roman numerals are out for this golden anniversary, one numeral in particular, Martin Fennelly says, In other words, get the L out of here.

Bucs WR Jackson wins NFL’s Salute To Service Award | and The Tampa Tribune
Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Vincent Jackson thought he was just going to be hanging out with Hall of Fame quarterback Roger Staubach for a few minutes at the Super Bowl on Friday morning.

Possible Hall of Famer Lynch’s physical presence helped set tone for Bucs defense | and The Tampa Tribune
John Lynch is eager to help the NFL solve one of its safety issues. Only seven pure safeties have been inducted, and Lynch has an opportunity to expand that list today when the Class of 2016 is announced during a nationally televised NFL awards show.

Ex-Bucs coach Dungy learns Hall of Fame fate on Saturday | and The Tampa Tribune
A year after approaching the doors of Canton, the coach who turned around a forlorn franchise in Tampa Bay has an opportunity to take a historic stride.

Buccaneers' Jameis Winston wins fans' top rookie honor | Tampa Bay Times
SAN FRANCISCO — On an outdoor television set for CBS, dressed in a brown suit, Jameis Winston took aim at a passing target a few feet off the faux football field after tumbling over from a gust of wind. From about 12 yards, he pumped four spirals through the narrow opening in five attempts.

Dungy, Lynch await Hall of Fame fate | Tampa Bay Times
SAN FRANCISCO — Tony Dungy was ready to walk away from the NFL when he was fired as Bucs coach after the 2001 season. A second straight lopsided loss to the Philadelphia Eagles in the NFC playoffs hastened his departure, even as the team had been in failed secret discussions with Bill Parcells to succeed him as coach.

Panthers-Broncos Super Bowl 50 Preview, Part II: Cam Newton in the red zone | Tampa Bay Times
For the Denver Broncos to win Super Bowl 50, they'll need Peyton Manning to continue playing mistake-free. On the other side of the ball, they'll need to stop the seemingly unstoppable Cam Newton.

Panthers-Broncos Super Bowl 50 Preview, Part I: Peyton Manning's bad 2015 doesn't mean much | Tampa Bay Times
One of the most glaring differences between the Carolina Panthers and the Denver Broncos heading into Super Bowl 50 is the passing offenses.

Analyzing the Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Wide Receivers - TPS
While it was a good season for the Tampa Bay passing game as a whole, the wide receivers left a lot out on the field