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Bucs lineman rescues 3 near Honeymoon Island



Three teens in distress were plucked from choppy gulf waters Wednesday by a surprising savior — Tampa Bay Buccaneers offensive lineman Ted Larsen.

Larsen, 23, said he and his girlfriend were fishing on his 24-foot boat when he heard the Coast Guard signal at 3 p.m. that a boater was in distress.

Read the Times' Robbyn Mitchell's story here.

[Last modified: Thursday, April 28, 2011 12:36pm]


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