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Game Preview: Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Washington Redskins

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First Half Game Thread.....

Key Notes:

  • Kirk Cousins is "probably" playing the entire first half.
  • What is the status of the Redskins RBs?
  • How many people are playing in this game that I've never heard of?
  • Prediction: Redskins 31, Buccaneers 11
Kickoff 7:30PM EST
TV Twitter_icon_csn_normal_medium
Line Redskins -4, o/u 40
Announcers: Kenny Albert, Joe Theismann, Randle-El (for local broadcast)
Radio ESPN 980 (regional station list)
Not playing

Redskins: Jammal Brown (PUP),

Bucs:
Out: Davin Joseph, Da'Quan Bowers (Achilles).
Doubtful: Gerald McCoy and Adrian Clayborn who got dinged up last week.

Former Skins on TB Ernest Byner - RB Coach
(Tanard Jackson, Doug Worthington, James Lee were with TB)
Bucs SBN Website Bucs Nation
NFL Network replay Monday, 8/27, 8:00 PM
Trends

- Skins are 6-5 all-time pre-season vs Bucs.
- Bucs had 32nd ranked rushing defense last year
- Bucs had 30th ranked rushing offense last year

Notes

- Alfred Morris is second in the NFL in rushing yards this preseason (195)
- Bucs are still shuffling their OLine after loss of Davin Joseph.
- 5 TB players to watch, including Cody Grimm (Russ' son).
- I keep forgetting Dallas Clark is on the Bucs.

(H/T to Redskins.com and ScoresAndOdds.com for the preview info)