Bucs’ Preseason Questions: Rookie Performances and Vet Injuries

The Bucs will face the Jacksonville Jaguars in their first preseason game Friday evening. There are some question marks going into that game, and we are here to tackle them.

Sports Talk Florida’s Amanda Borges and Jenna Laine discuss the excitement of the first preseason game for the Bucs and how coach Lovie Smith thinks it will go. Smith joked with the media after practice, saying that everyone is tired of playing against each other. They’re ready for a real opponent.

Smith also made it a point to say that veterans will most likely play for a quarter in the preseason and then the rookies will get a shot. This is important to get a feel for how the rookies will perform, when it really matters.