The pat-down drama continues, as the Tampa Sports Authority isn't sure if pat-down searches will be performed before the first preseason game on Aug. 10, writes the Tampa Tribune.
Jon Gruden's job is pretty easy, columnist Gary Shelton writes. All he has to do is break in a new QB, rediscover his running back and reinvent a wide receiver. And that's just the offense, as Shelton surmises this is the coach's make-or-break year in this column in the St. Petersburg Times.
Joanne Korth puts her finger to the pulse of the Buccaneers and the NFL and identifies the key position battles in Orlando and the rest of the league in the St. Petersburg Times.
And, finally, these fives Bucs must recover their past form for the season to be a success, says the St. Petersburg Times.