In the Crosshairs

Tampa Bay Finds a Way to Lose Again

Tampa Bay Finds a Way to Lose Again

Ken Cross

September 22 The episodes of rotten luck and creative ways to lose football games found a new definition on Sunday in Tampa Bay’s 32-31 loss to the New York Giants at Raymond James Stadium. FULL STORY

Poised Trask, Gators Take Down Tennessee … Again

Poised Trask, Gators Take Down Tennessee … Again

Ken Cross

September 22 Florida quarterback Kyle Trask successfully opened his own 2019 Gators football campaign as the starting quarterback, completing 20 of 28 passes for 293 yards in dispatching teetering Tennessee, 34-3, FULL STORY

UCF Starts Fast, Roars by Stanford

UCF Starts Fast, Roars by Stanford

Ken Cross

September 14 That phrase may be more appropriate for the speed and depth on the UCF Knights wide receiving corps – a group who ran over, around, under, and through the Stanford Cardinal in a 45-27 Knights win at Spectrum Stadium on Saturday afternoon. FULL STORY

Badgers Will Be a Big Ten West Favorite

Badgers Will Be a Big Ten West Favorite

Ken Cross

September 01 At about halftime of Wisconsin’s 49-0 romp over the South Florida Bulls on Friday evening, I began to wonder how the pundits could actually omit the Badgers as a favorite in the Big Ten West. FULL STORY

Gators Edge ‘Canes in Sloppy Opener

Gators Edge ‘Canes in Sloppy Opener

Ken Cross

August 26 The Florida Gators withstood a deluge of penalties on a late fourth quarter Miami drive to hold off the ‘Canes, 24-20, at Camping World Stadium FULL STORY

Tampa Bay Looking for a Solid Mindset

Tampa Bay Looking for a Solid Mindset

Ken Cross

August 19 In Saturday night’s 16-14 preseason win over the Miami Dolphins, Arians was able to see a solid mindset developing. FULL STORY

Arians Family Foundation Helps Children in Need

Arians Family Foundation Helps Children in Need

Ken Cross

July 30 New Tampa Bay head coach Bruce Arians rolled out a program a few days ago that may be one of the most noteworthy and beautifully thought-out ideas in recent memory. FULL STORY

In Devin White, the Buccaneers Get Their Man

In Devin White, the Buccaneers Get Their Man

Ken Cross

April 28 In an NFL Draft which featured several extremely talented pass rushers, Tampa Bay GM Jason Licht and coach Bruce Arians zeroed in on a target and they found him with the fifth pick in Thursday night’s first round. FULL STORY

Blue Jackets One Win Away From Historic Sweep

Blue Jackets One Win Away From Historic Sweep

Ken Cross

April 15 The Tampa Bay Lightning are one game from history – a dubious addition to the annals of NHL lore – after the Columbia Blue Jackets dismissed Tampa Bay 3-1 on Sunday night to take a commanding 3-0 FULL STORY

Second Season Starts Badly for Lightning

Second Season Starts Badly for Lightning

Ken Cross

April 11 Forget the Tampa Bay Lightning’s 62-16-4 record en route to the President’s Trophy. The NHL Playoffs are called the second season for a reason. FULL STORY