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Rick Stroud, Greg Auman and Matt Baker

Finally a game the Bucs can win



Good news, Bucs fans! Someone has finally found a team the Bucs can beat. Problem is, that team isn't on their schedule. simulated two-time defending NCAA champion Alabama against each of the four winless NFL teams and found that the NFL teams would win, by quite a bit.

The site simulated each matchup on a neutral field, with the assumption that each team had equal time to prepare and that games were played under NFL rules.

The Bucs won 95.8 percent of the time by an average score of 37-10, best of the four. The Steelers (95.7), Giants (95.4) and Jaguars (91.4) also beat Alabama in more than 90 percent of the simulated games.

Now, if the Bucs can just get the Crimson Tide on their 2014 schedule ...

[Last modified: Friday, October 4, 2013 10:06pm]


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