Freeman Mess Could Reach A Head Today

Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Josh Freeman New England PatriotsOur “Buccaneers” tagpage is a chronicle of sadness, from a staph outbreak to the ignominious shelving of Bucco Bruce to an incipient player mutiny against college-to-pro hardass Greg Schiano to the swift divorce from once-franchise quarterback Josh Freeman. When will this end?

Not until Schiano’s contract is bought out in the offseason, most likely. But a good start would be sending Freeman elsewhere. He wants it, the Bucs want it, and it could happen as soon as this week. ESPN’s Ed Werder reports that Tampa GM Mark Dominik has called a dozen teams so far, and expects to touch base with the remaining ones by the end of the day.

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