Archive for December, 2007



Trueblood, Barber get All-Pro votes

Published: December 31st, 2007
By Bucs Beat | tampabay.com - St. Petersburg Times and tbt*

At least one person believes the Bucs should have a couple members on the All-Pro team.

Kudos to Peter King of Sports Illustrated for sharing publicly his ballot for the All-Pro team. It's a tougher list to make than the Pro Bowl because there's just a single player selected at each position, with the exception of a couple.

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Draft order unveiled; Bucs pick 20th

Published: December 31st, 2007
By Bucs Beat | tampabay.com - St. Petersburg Times and tbt*

This is subject to change based on the outcome of the postseason, but as it stands now, the Bucs will draft 20th overall in the first round in April.

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Keep an eye on Clayton

Published: December 31st, 2007
By Bucs Beat | tampabay.com - St. Petersburg Times and tbt*

Seems like every postseason, guys you don't expect step forward to play pivotal roles.

You get the sense that Michael Clayton could be such a player for the Bucs. Lately, he looks as fast, nimble and confident as he has at any point since his rookie season. And if he can bottle whatever he has captured in recent weeks and take it with him into the postseason, the Bucs could have an additional weapon on their hands.

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Ravens Seek Fresh Direction – Should That Include Ray Lewis?

Published: December 31st, 2007
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There are a lot of mixed thoughts among the masses about Brian Billick and his confident personality, but he’s an excellent football coach who deserves a lot of credit for his tenure in Baltimore.   He built a solid coaching staff throughout his tenure, created a strong culture, and did a tremendous job working with a lot of diverse personalities – especially in the early years of his tenure. 

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