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Daily Bucs Links: Playoffs continue

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Julio Jones isn’t looking for revenge in rematch against Richard Sherman -
The uncalled pass interference against Sherman in Atlanta’s Week 6 loss to Seattle isn’t weighing on Jones’ mind.

Seahawks' offensive line will be a problem against the Falcons -
Seattle’s blockers are just too much of a liability to win in Atlanta. NFL offensive lineman Geoff Schwartz previews the Seahawks vs. Falcons as well as the Chiefs vs. Steelers.

Packers aren’t the same team that lost to Cowboys earlier this season -
Aaron Rodgers’ hot streak and a defensive revival have Green Bay rolling.

Falcons don’t know what to expect from their young, untested defense -
Even some in the Falcons organization are wondering if the defense is ready for a playoff game against the Seahawks.

5 Takeaways from the Bucs' 2016 Snap Counts
A few notes from the Buccaneers' 2016 snap counts, as calculated by Football Outsiders.

Gerald McCoy Praises Mike Smith "The Man"
Buccaneers defensive captain Gerald McCoy respects Mike Smith as a coach, but also admires him as a person.

Meet the Squad: Donovan Smith

Smitty Stays! Mike Smith Signs Multi-Year Agreement with Buccaneers
Mike Smith, a candidate for several head coaching jobs after an impressive first season in Tampa, has chosen to sign a multi-year agreement to remain the Bucs' defensive coordinator after a strong 2016.

SR's Fab 5: Bucs Should Pass On Free Agent WRs; Should Bucs Consider Drafting Mixon? | Pewter Report
The Bucs should pass on the lackluster 2017 free agent WR class, but should they consider drafting controversial Oklahoma RB Joe Mixon? Read SR's Fab 5.

Bucs Make It Official; Sign Smith To Multi-Year Deal | Pewter Report
The Buccaneers announced on Friday that they have signed defensive coordinator to a new del to keep him in Tampa Bay.

Continuity with Mike Smith key to Tampa Bay Bucs' emerging defense - Tampa Bay Buccaneers Blog- ESPN
Coordinator Mike Smith, who led an impressive turnaround by the Bucs' defense this season, says he will stay in his role "for the next couple years."

New deal means Mike Smith with Bucs for 'next couple years' | Tampa Bay Times
Defensive coordinator Mike Smith signed a multi-year contract with the Bucs and said for the next couple years he will forgo pursuing head coaching jobs to remain in Tampa Bay.

Bucs sign CFL linebacker Jeff Knox | Tampa Bay Times
For the second time in a week, the Bucs have added a player from the Canadian Football League, signing former Saskatchewan Roughriders linebacker Jeff Knox Jr. on Friday night.

New Rams coach Sean McVay, 30, got start with Bucs under Jon Gruden | Tampa Bay Times
Sean McVay became the youngest head coach in the NFL's modern era on Thursday, taking over the Los Angeles Rams two weeks before his 31st birthday.

DC Mike Smith signs deal with Bucs, says he won't pursue head coaching jobs | Tampa Bay Times
TAMPA — Defensive coordinator Mike Smith signed a multiyear contract extension with the Bucs, saying that for the next couple of years, he will forgo pursuing head coaching jobs to remain in Tampa Bay.Terms were not released.

NFL 2016 - Chris Mortensen, Adam Schefter divisional round notebook - Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson raises his draft value
Deshaun Watson seized his opportunity on the biggest stage in college football, and his NFL prospects look better for it. Our insiders break down his draft value and more in this week's notebook.