In the Crosshairs

Kyle Trask and Florida Make Another Statement

Kyle Trask and Florida Make Another Statement

Ken Cross

November 16 Saturday night’s 63-35 beatdown of the Arkansas Razorbacks in the Swamp added on to what is a mathematic dream for the football and numbers analysts. FULL STORY

Tampa Bay Defeats Adversity and the Panthers

Tampa Bay Defeats Adversity and the Panthers

Ken Cross

November 16 Through it all, the Buccaneers got back on track with a resounding 46-23 win over the rebuilding Panthers. It wasn’t until midway through the third quarter that Tampa Bay took the upper hand. FULL STORY

Bucs Defensive Backs Lead Team Improvement

Bucs Defensive Backs Lead Team Improvement

Ken Cross

November 10 Cornerback Carlton Davis and safety Sean Murphy-Bunting had a pair of second half interceptions that paced the Buccaneers as Tampa Bay was able to cash these into 10 points at times when they seemed to be teetering on the edge of potentially FULL STORY

Saints Inflict Worse Loss Ever for Arians, Brady

Saints Inflict Worse Loss Ever for Arians, Brady

Ken Cross

November 09 Sometimes anticipation can provide a huge letdown and the New Orleans Saints’ 38-3 bludgeoning of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers was a reminder of how fleeting success can be in the NFL. FULL STORY

Mizzou Game was a Treat for the Gators

Mizzou Game was a Treat for the Gators

Ken Cross

November 01 There was no doubt that it was Halloween at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium on Saturday night as the No. 10 Florida Gators raced past Missouri, 41-17, after an innocuous start. FULL STORY

Tulsa Wins Again, Stays in AAC Race

Tulsa Wins Again, Stays in AAC Race

Ken Cross

October 26 Tulsa was only an 11-point favorite, as it had only played two games and came in with a split in a winnable 16-7 loss at No. 6 Oklahoma State and a surprising 34-26 win at No. 11 UCF where Tulsa came for 18-down FULL STORY

Buccaneers Play in Vegas, Come Home a Winner

Buccaneers Play in Vegas, Come Home a Winner

Ken Cross

October 25 The Las Vegas Raiders bit at the heels of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers all afternoon in Sunday’s 45-20 Bucs win at the Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas, Nevada. FULL STORY

Buccaneers Live Up to Their Name in Win

Buccaneers Live Up to Their Name in Win

Ken Cross

October 18 Sunday afternoon, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 38-10 beat-down of the Green Bay Packers showed a pillaging, swashbuckling defense that never let the Packers’ high-flying offense get on track after their first two drives. FULL STORY

Pirates Improve Defense, Get First Win

Pirates Improve Defense, Get First Win

Ken Cross

October 11 The East Carolina Pirates absorbed a pair of crippling losses to start the 2020 season as their defense had given up an average of 50 points and 550 total yards per outing in the opening losses to UCF and Georgia State. FULL STORY

Bucs Miss Chances to Win in Chicago

Bucs Miss Chances to Win in Chicago

Ken Cross

October 10 That said, it was a tough night in those mental areas on Thursday evening for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as they bowed to the Chicago Bears, 20-19, at Soldier Field. FULL STORY