Since 1989, the losing team in the Super Bowl is 5-17 in Week 1 (0-12 in last 12 years).
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Each Wednesday the Big Dog has two jam-packed hours of Bucs football talked beginning at 4 when he is joined by Buccaneer great Derrick Brooks and continuing at 5 when the guys from JoeBucsFan.com, Steve Isbitts and Lee Diekemper, stop by the WDAE studios. This week, we had to reschedule for Thursday, but Steve was gracious enough to stay a little extra.
To listen to Thursday's conversation, click the player below:
Foot Locker will kick-off it's "Week of Greatness" which is a week of premium shoe releases. This is the ad they have to promote the upcoming event.
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It is a winning streak for the Bucs, but the Jameis Winston situation in FSU was the main talk of the day. Derrick Brooks, as you know is an FSU graduate, so he shared his thoughts on the situation surrounding the team's star QB. Derrick also talked about the Bucs an what he has seen from this team over the last two weeks. Also a special end to the show with Derrick talking about the final cut to 25 finalist for the 2014 NFL Hall of Fame class.
If you missed anything for Tampa Two and what Derrick had to say, make sure to listen to the podcast below.
In an absolutely meaningless match-up on Thursday night UAB will host Rice in a game that will unfortunately be televised on Fox Sports 1. Normally an honor to be on national television, UAB officials are worried how the empty seats will come across to all five viewers that will be tuned in.
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UAB released a statement earlier announcing that the student section would be moved to behind the team bench for this game. Officials hope to fill the east side so when camera's show the bench the seats behind them are not empty!