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Daily Bucs Links: Merril Hoge talks Dirk Koetter

Here's your open thread for today.

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Even NFL coaches and GMs can't agree on the best way to train NFL rookies -
There is no one way to do things, but everyone has an opinion.

Onside Kick Family Hour: Some friendly advice for Colin Kaepernick -
SB Nation's NFL podcast returns! This week Danny Kelly, Stephen White and RVB are talking about the league's big QB shuffle, the draft and more!

The NFL isn't worried about likely No. 1 pick Laremy Tunsil's NCAA run-in -
The league has bigger things to worry about than whether a player took a few extra benefits, according to the pros.

Derrick Henry isn't the bulldozer you think he is -
And that's probably a good thing.

Jack Conklin will cockroach a man, and that’s why he should be an NFL Draft 1st-rounder -
The Michigan State left tackle will probably have to move inside to guard or over to right tackle in the NFL, says retired NFL defensive end Stephen White. But Conklin's salty demeanor is part of what makes him a perfect fit on the offensive line.

Buccaneers' Best and Worst Draft Spots
At what picks has Tampa Bay traditionally drafted better or worse than league average? Using expected Approximate Value returns at each draft slot, we find such bright spots as 12, 57 and even 217

Every First-Round Draft Pick in Buc History
See every first-round Draft pick ever selected by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Jeremiah George Inks Deal with Bucs
LB Jeremiah George, an exclusive rights free agent, signed his qualifying offer on Wednesday, shortly before the start of the Buccaneers' offseason training program.'s NFL First-Round Mock Draft 2.0 | Pewter Report
The NFL Draft is less than a month away, and offers up our second of three full first-round mock drafts.

Is Ronnie Stanley a top-10 pick? - ESPN Video
Mel Kiper Jr. thinks OT Ronnie Stanley will go ninth overall to Tampa Bay in the 2016 NFL draft.

ESPN's Hoge excited for his old coach, Dirk Koetter | Tampa Bay Times
Dirk Koetter has yet to coach his first game as Bucs coach, but we've already seen what a small world it is to be from Pocatello, Idaho, writing about Koetter's roots with friend and fellow NFL head coach Marvin Lewis.

The Phone Call I Never Wanted to Get, and My Unconventional Path to the Draft | Bleacher Report
My junior year of high school, all my dreams were coming true. I was choosing between a lot of Division I scholarship offers in football, while getting ready to help defend our state title in basketball.