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Ask Gary: Are Rays wise to buy injured players?

April 22, 2017 general

(Each week, the readers take over GarySheltonsports.com and play Ask Gary. They send in a question, or a couple, on Thursday night or Friday morning and we all talk about the world of sports.  Think of it as a radio show where you don’t have to be on hold. Join us and ask a question, make a comment […]

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Looking at the schedule, how good will Bucs be?

April 21, 2017 general

Friday, 4 a.m. The first thing you see is Tom Brady, dropping back to pass. The next thing you imagine is Bill Belichick, scowling across the field. The  thing after that you consider is all of the rings on all of the fingers. And finally, the thing that hits you is this: Here they come. […]

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Bucs probably won’t like Hard Knocks, but you might

April 20, 2017 general

Thursday, 3 a.m. Dirk Koetter is going to get a migraine. Jason Licht will break out in a rash. Joel Glazer will suggest to Bryan that this is the stupidest idea the team has ever had. And HBO? HBO is gonna love it. HBO execs are going to go to bed at night giggling to […]

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Round 2 has been bumpy for the Bucs, too

April 17, 2017 general

Monday, 4 a.m. If it wasn’t for the quicksand in Round One, you would probably roll your eyes about the lava in Round Two. Round One is starvation. Round Two is thirsting to deal. Round One is earthquakes. Round Two is wildfires. You get it. For the fans of the Tampa Bay Bucs, the only […]

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Random Thoughts: Rooney’s passing leaves a space

April 16, 2017 general

Sunday, 4 a.m. One thing I’ll always remember about Dan Rooney. At halftime of Steelers’ games, he would stand in line for food at Steelers’ games. No room-service filet mignon. No wine and caviar. Hot dogs and chili. How many owners can you say that about? –  A thought about Jackie Robinson. Can you imagine […]

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Ask Gary: How badly do the Bucs need OL help?

April 15, 2017 general

(Each week, the readers take over GarySheltonsports.com and play Ask Gary. They send in a question, or a couple, on Thursday night or Friday morning and we all talk about the world of sports.  Think of it as a radio show where you don’t have to be on hold. Join us and ask a question, make a comment […]

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Ask the expert: Jerry Angelo

April 14, 2017 general

Jerry Angelo is a former personnel director for the Bucs and former general manager of the Bears. Each week, Angelo answers your questions regarding the NFL. Send your questions to GarySheltonsports@gmail.com with “ask the expert” in the subject line. The most interesting questions will be selected. Friday, 4 a.m.   Charley Casserly of the NFL […]

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The playing career of Warrick Dunn matters least of all

April 14, 2017 general

Friday, 3 a.m. The Good Son did it again, Betty. Once again, he gave someone a hand up. Once again, he gave another family a chance. Once again, he used his life – and yours – to make the lives of others easier. And bless him for it. Warrick Dunn ran for almost 11,000 yards […]

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This year, maybe the Bucs shouldn’t try to trade

April 13, 2017 general

Thursday, 4 a.m. The first thing you have realize about the NFL draft is this. No one is happy where they are, thank you very much. The teams at the top of the draft are willing to move back for more picks. The teams at the bottom of the draft would like higher impact players. […]

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Ask Gary: Should Rays sign Alex Cobb to extension?

April 8, 2017 general

(Each week, the readers take over GarySheltonsports.com and play Ask Gary. They send in a question, or a couple, on Thursday night or Friday morning and we all talk about the world of sports.  Think of it as a radio show where you don’t have to be on hold. Join us and ask a question, make a comment […]

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