What We Learned in 2007, Part 2
Tampa Bay entered the 2007 season with a lot of questions marks, not only on the field but in the front office. Head coach Jon Gruden and general manager Bruce Allen were both on the hot seat. Now, it appears both are on their way to contract extensions. What about the rest of the team? What did we learn about this team in 2007 and how can that affect the team in 2008? Here is the second part of our series, What We Learned about the Bucs in 2007. 6. DESPITE MICHEAL SPURLOCK'S HEROICS, THE RETURN GAMES ARE STILL A WORK IN PROGRESS. Spurlock's return against Atlanta wasn't just the end of a long, dubious streak. It also indicated how one kickoff return can change a game. It was a 7-3 contest and the Falcons had just kicked a field goal when Spurlock made that return. His touchdown made it 14-3 and the Falcons were never heard from again. Or think about the week before that when Houston's Andre Davis returned the second-half kickoff in a close game. It stole the momentum away from...
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