Postscripts: Tuesday Update

Postscripts is my exclusive Bucs blog, with breaking news, injury reports and analysis every day. Today is an off day, but you can stay up to date with the Bucs if you hit the story links included in this blog.

Tuesday, Oct. 30

At today, 10:55 a.m.

Tuesday is the league's day off, but we're still keeping you informed at Today you can find the first part of my two-part gradebook on the Buccaneers at the halfway point of this season. Click here to see the gradebook for the Bucs' offense. The gradebook includes grades for every significant Bucs player, including those on injured reserve. How did I grade your favorite player? Check it out. Also, read Ronde Barber's comments after Sunday's loss to Jacksonville. There was an exchange with two reporters that seemed to rankle Barber. Here's the link to our exclusive "Press Pass" feature. Also, get your first look at the Arizona Cardinals in our exclusive Tuesday feature, "First Look." No one gets you a scouting report on the upcoming opponent sooner than Finally, look for our "Film Session" feature and Part II of our player gradebook later today and Wednesday morning.

Adams to get more time, 10:52 a.m.

Jon Gruden laid it on the line on Monday — Gaines Adams will get more playing time. St. Pete Times beat writer Rick Stroud has the story, including comment from Gruden, in this piece at

Winning the turnover battle, 10:50 a.m.

Roy Cummings of the Tampa Tribune writes that it sounds simple — win the turnover battle, win the game. But it's not that simple. Ask the Buccaneers, who have failed to force a turnover each of the past two games. Cummings gets comment from, among others, Derrick Brooks, in this piece at

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