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Ronde Barber has played 16 seasons, pulled in 47 interceptions, won a Super Bowl and made five Pro Bowls. And he did it with just one team, Tampa Bay. And even though the Buccaneers were open to having him return another season, the 38-year-old...
Arena Football League player Chandler Williams, a seventh-round draft pick by the Minnesota Vikings in 2007 who also was a member of the Miami Dolphins, Atlanta Falcons and Kansas City Chiefs, died Sunday. He was 27. According to the AFL, Williams...
The Big PictureGive Jay Cutler a break. All the tough talk about his injury is what assures that many NFL veterans will spend their retirements physical and mental wrecks...
Latimes.com ColumnistThis is a game that figures to go Tampa Bay's way — on a relatively low-scoring day — because the Raiders haven't had time, during a short work week, to make the extensive changes they need to solve the Buccaneers' unconventional defense....
Tags: Super Bowl, Football, Warren Sapp, Mike Alstott, Death
Latimes.comJack Del Rio, a 1981-84 USC linebacker who started for the Trojans all four years, will get the next chance to stop Peyton Manning, the Indianapolis quarterback who threw the ball on every snap in the first quarter of last Sunday's 43-31 win over Green...
When Brian Urlacher held up that navy blue jersey for the first time on that April day in 2000, his face a little pimply and his scalp covered with closely cropped blond hair, no one had any idea what 54 would come to represent. After 13 seasons, it's...
The Florida Times-UnionAs six linebackers came off the board in the second round of last month's NFL Draft, some earlier than expected, it became apparent Geno Hayes would not face additional competition to win a starting position on the Jaguars' defense. Not that Hayes was...
Tags: Chicago Bears, Sports, Football, Lance Briggs, NFL Draft
The Tampa TribuneIf you've ever mingled at a chamber of commerce mixer or watched dignitaries turn shovels at a groundbreaking, you've probably met Ron Weaver or Aakash Patel. There are no studies on the subject, but the two Tampa businessmen may be the area's best...
Bradenton HeraldTAMPA Off the field, Ronde Barber was easy to miss. He wasn't big, he didn't boast about his accomplishments, and his 40-yard dash times didn't warrant a second glance. In the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' crowded locker room after a game, if you didn't...
Tags: Voting, Football, Sports, Ronde Barber, Warren Sapp
The Tampa TribuneFor Buccaneers fans who had the privilege of watching No. 20 report to work for the past 16 seasons, his new title appears to be "Hall of Famer Ronde Barber." Not so fast. Barber, who switched from cornerback to safety for his final NFL season,...
Ronde Barber is retiring from the NFL after 17 seasons and a franchise-record 241 games played, all with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. FOX Sports' Jay Glazer first reported Barber's retirement Wednesday. Barber, a five-time Pro Bowl pick and three-time...
Tags: Super Bowl, Greg Schiano, Football, Sports, Jon Gruden
TAMPA – "Just a little boy from Plymouth, Florida," Warren Sapp says, wiping away a single tear zigzagging down his cheek. A little boy who had a ginormous dream. "If they ain't laughing at your dreams," Sapp says, "you ain't dreamin' big...
Tags: Chicago Bears, Super Bowl, Football, Brett Favre, NFL Draft
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