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JoeBucsFan.com founders Steve Isbitts and Lee Diekemper have worked in Tampa Bay sports media since the 1990s and bring readers 45+ years of combined sports writing and reporting experience.
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Yes, you can point at Josh Freeman’s ugly, ugly numbers. You can stomp your feet about Vincent Jackson dropping passes. You can kvetch about Doug Martin not getting enough blocking.
That’s fine. That’s accurate. That’s OK. But Joe is starting to believe the problems run much deeper that what we see on Sunday afternoons.
And no, it’s not Bucs commander Greg Schiano. It is deeper than that.
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