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Although the 2020 season of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers has gone through a difficult course, it will still enter the playoffs for the first time since 2007. Tom Brady, in his new uniform, once again poses a threat to every team seeking the Lombard Cup.
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Tom Brady joined Baker Mayfield and became the only QB with a 4 Pass TD at halftime this season. Brady won the 35 Pass TD for the fifth consecutive season. This is the most time in NFL history to be tied with Aaron Rodgers. He also set a single season record in pirate history (36 and growing). https://t.co/KrYelbcBxS
Blaine Gabbert succeeded Brady in the second half and succeeded in two touchdown passes against the rotted defense of the Lions, which gave up the most points in Week 15.
Although Detroit has little resistance, Tampa Bay must fight in a difficult mid-season.
In Week 5, Brady became a topic of jokes by the old man because he seemed lost in the ups and downs when he tried to make a comeback on the Chicago Bears. The Pirates lost 20-19 in a game Thursday night football Slot machines have made many people question the 43-year-old player’s grasp of the game.
The New Orleans Saints swept the season series with the Buccaneers, beating them in the last 38-3 rally. Brady was one of his worst performances, throwing for 209 yards, zero touchdowns and three interceptions.
Tampa Bay also lost consecutive weeks to the Los Angeles Rams and Kansas City Chiefs in Week 11 and Week 12. This shows that a team lost three in four games and entered the week of goodbye.
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However, the pirates tightened themselves after goodbye and avoided the mistakes in the last three games. Despite the mediocre performance in the first half against the Atlanta Falcons last week, the team still showed determination and won from a 17-point deficit in the third quarter to defeat their opponents 31-27.
We should not expect Brady and the pirates to flourish on their schedules. In addition to the quarterback changes, the team also added new faces in key parts and relied on the youth to play a role in the growing pain of the starting lineup.
The front desk bought Rob Gronkowski from the New England Patriots. He retired after the 2018 season and needs time to restore himself to the game state.
Tampa Bay signed Leonard Fournette. After James Robinson appeared during training camp, Jacksonville Jagurs cut him off in August under.
In October, the club had the opportunity to sign Antonio Brown, who has not participated in the expanded lineup of the Patriots since September 2019. After he refused to contest the following allegations, the league suspended him for violating the personal conduct policy. Burglary According to NFL.com’s Nick Shook, the occurrence of “batteries and batteries” was caused by changes in company employees, and “accused him of sending a daunting text message to a woman. The female accusation recipient made unnecessary progress towards her.”
Brown returned to the scene in the 9th week.
On the right side of the offensive line, the rookie Tristan Wirfs made 15 tackles in the first round, which is an important part of Brady’s pass protection.He only allows one sack Professional football focus.
On the defensive end, Tampa Bay played with Carlton Davis (23), Sean Murphy-Bont (23), Jordan Whitehead (23) and rookie second-rounder Antoine Winfield (Antoine Winfield Jr) sent four beginners who were 23 years old or younger. (twenty two). The 24-year-old Jamel Dean started five games and ran into his problems defensively, who used two offenses to break up.
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Even with all the new parts, the Buccaneers conducted the first eight scoring offenses and defenses, which brought the sixth-placed yardage into Week 16. With the growth of the news and young starters, Tampa Bay will enter the playoffs and is arguably the most dangerous team in NFC.
Since the Saints won the NFC Southern title on Friday, Tampa Bay will begin its playoff journey. For a team with a record of 6-2, this is not a difficult task.
Another positive aspect is that the pirates overcame the injuries on the wide receiver. Mike Evans did not miss any games, but he has been struggling with ankle and hamstring problems. Chris Godwin missed four games due to a concussion, a broken index finger and a broken hamstring. Scotty Miller tackled a fashionable problem. Those bumps and bruises during the season explained to a certain extent that Brown joined, and Brown was outside of Brady’s short history in New England.
Evans looked healthy in the game against the Lions, scoring 10 catches for 181 yards and 2 points, breaking his franchise record for touchdown catches in a single season and ending with 13 results. Godwin had a good seventh game in a row and achieved 84 yards and 5 catches. Landing grab:
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In the past two weeks, Brown and Gronkowski recorded a total of four touchdown catches.
With all these strong offensive capabilities, we may see Brady in his best form in the playoffs. Even though he has gone through half the game, the defense can keep the score close.
Despite losing the defensive tackle Vita Vea’s broken leg in Week 5, the Pirates still maintained a strong confrontation and gave up the fewest punches in Week 15. Since the 11th week, running defense is only allowed to exceed 75 yards once.
At the same time, defensive coordinator Todd Bowles launched an offensive attack. His team registered four sacks on Saturday, which tied the team with the Pittsburgh Steelers for 47th in the league. Tampa Bay ranked second in quarterback pressure (160) entering Week 16.
Pirates fans will warmly welcome competitors in the absence of playoffs in 12 seasons. Regardless of the duel, Tampa Bay’s wild card opponents will definitely go all out.
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Brady has many weapons on the periphery. Ronald Jones II, who is on the reserve/COVID-19 list, runs faster and has two weeks to recover from “finger surgery” to adapt to the “Wild Card Weekend” event . In the 2020 resume, there are four steals of more than 106 yards. He will work with Fournette on the spot to increase the balance of the Pirates offensive offense.
If Tampa Bay’s strong defense can force the team to become a one-dimensional player, then Jason Pierre Paul, Shaquille Barrett and Devin White can tee off in the quarterback’s pocket.
Entering the 13th week of goodbye, the pirate squad will look stronger when you check its overall work, the growth on both sides of the ball, and the health of key positions.
In the past offseason, general manager Jason Licht made several old-brand acquisitions and pushed his chips to the middle of the table. This approach has paid off.
With Brady, the Pirates can make waves in the playoffs. Nevertheless, the accumulation of their talents at the right time may bring them back to Super Bowl 55.