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Jenna Laine ESPN Staff Writer 

Bucs linebacker Shaq Barrett believes the Super Bowl will be really close but gives the 49ers the edge because of their defense. "[Their] mentality, everybody want to make that play, everybody hungry to make that play and can see it [in] the way they play."

Jenna Laine ESPN Staff Writer 

Bucs quarterback Jameis Winston has donated $50,000 to Miles College, which will go towards upgrades for the football program. His mother Loretta is an alum and he has hosted his Dream Forever football camps at the school since 2016.

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2dJenna Laine

OLB Barrett 'confident' of new deal with Bucs

Buccaneers outside linebacker Shaq Barrett, who finished with a league-leading and franchise-record 19.5 sacks this season, isn't sure when a new contract will get done but is confident that "it's going to be where I should be -- which is Tampa."

Jenna Laine ESPN Staff Writer 

With Mike Evans and Chris Godwin both injured, Shaq Barrett is the Bucs' lone representative at the Pro Bowl. He's loving every minute of the experience though.

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Stories behind every Super Bowl ring

They're big and small. They've been lost while surfing in Hawaii and dancing at Studio 54. They've been found in taxis and hotel nightstands. Each ring, and its wearer, has a unique story to tell.

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7dJenna Laine

Nickelback stigma holding back Ronde Barber in Hall vote

Champ Bailey and Ty Law are in the Hall of Fame but Barber isn't -- despite better numbers. The reason likely involves how his position is perceived.

Jenna Laine ESPN Staff Writer 

Bucs linebackers coach Mike Caldwell and Falcons offensive assistant (and former Bucs tight ends coach) Ben Steele will serve as head coaches for the East-West Shrine Bowl (formerly known as the East-West Shrine Game) next week.

Jenna Laine ESPN Staff Writer 

Bucs wide receiver Mike Evans will officially miss this year's Pro Bowl due to a hamstring injury that prematurely ended his season. He has been replaced by Amari Cooper.

Jenna Laine ESPN Staff Writer 

The Bucs have signed these players to futures contracts: OLB Quinton Bell, C Anthony Fabiano, S Deiondre' Hall, DL Jeremiah Ledbetter, TE Jordan Leggett, CB Herb Miller, T Brad Seaton and RB Aca'Cedric Ware.

Jenna Laine ESPN Staff Writer 

Shaq Barrett and Chris Godwin have both been named AP Second-Team All-Pros. Barrett led the NFL with 19.5 sacks this year while Godwin finished third in receiving yards with 1,333 yards in 14 games.

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Former Bengals, Bucs coach Wyche dies at 74

Sam Wyche, who coached the Cincinnati Bengals to the Super Bowl and later coached the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for four seasons, has died at age 74 following complications from melanoma.

Jenna Laine ESPN Staff Writer 

Bucs Ring of Honor inductee Ronde Barber was not named a Pro Football Hall of Fame finalist. Simeon Rice also did not get past the semifinalist stage. John Lynch was, however, among the 15 finalists announced Thursday night.

Jenna Laine ESPN Staff Writer 

Here's a statement from Bucs owner/co-chairman Bryan Glazer on the passing of former head coach Sam Wyche:

Jenna Laine ESPN Staff Writer 

Bucs linebacker Devin White has been named NFC Defensive Rookie of the Month for December. He also won the award in November. He's the first NFL player to win the award in consecutive months since 2009. He's also the first Buc to win the award twice in the same season and in consecutive months.

Team Stats

Passing Yards302.81st
Rushing Yards95.124th
Points For28.63rd
Points Against28.1