GAME COVERAGE: Eight pages of Bucs vs. Lions coverage complete with locker room quotes, play tracker charts and stats.
COVER STORY: Buccaneer Magazine managing editor Leo Haggerty has the feature story on Bucs DE Simeon Rice and explains how Rice was unhappy in Arizona and how he hopes to finish his career in Tampa Bay.
BUCCANEER BLITZ: Buccaneer Magazine editor-in-chief Scott Reynolds writes his column this week on how the Bucs' running game is stuck in reverse.
GOAL LINE STAND: Haggerty explains how he understands Bucs head coach Tony Dungy. Haggerty also previews punters coming out of college for next year's draft and talks about the NFL rules for players being ejected.
POINT/COUNTERPOINT: Haggerty and Reynolds square off on the topic: "What do the Bucs need to improve their team in next year's draft?" Haggerty says the Bucs need a wide receiver and mentions Minnesota's Ron Johnson while Reynolds says Tampa Bay needs a guard and mentions Andre Gurode from Colorado.
CHEERLEADER PAGE: Buccaneers Cheerleader Amy Flick is featured in a swimsuit on the beach and her Bucs uniform.
COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: Staff writer Jim Flynn previews the Bucs vs. Bears game, reviews three key matchups and takes a sneak peek at the Bucs' Week 14 opponent-the 7-5 New Orleans.
BUCS COACHES Q&A: Haggerty interviews Tampa Bay Buccaneers special teams coach Joe Marciano.
X's and O's: Bucs tight ends coach Ricky Thomas breaks down the Gun Train Right R Weak 582 R Squirrel.
AUDIBLES: The Buccaneer Magazine staff ponders the question "Should Bucs DT Warren Sapp picked up the fumble in Cincinnati and tried to run it in for a touchdown or should he have just fell on it?"
Plus, all of the latest news in Huddle Up, the latest scoop in Buccaneers Buzz, letters to the editor in Voices From The Grandstands, Community News, NFC Central Division Report and the Jock Doc.
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