Ask the Expert: Jerry Angelo

by Gary Shelton on December 29, 2014 · 0 comments

in general, Tampa Bay Bucs

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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 with "ask the expert'' in the subject line. The most interesting question will be selected.

The Bucs say they didn't tank their last game, but some of their best players didn't play in the second half. Is there an understanding in the NFL about how hard an eliminated team is supposed to attack the final game of the season?

There is no understanding and there shouldn't be. Coaches and players are professionals and are paid well. Not only to play, but to win.

The Bucs had the lead at half time and certainly were in a position to win. They also had a plan to play some of their younger players to

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