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Bucs drop in power rankings



bucs.A convincing loss to the Steelers has sent the Bucs tumbling in Sports Illustrated's power rankings. The Bucs have dropped to No. 21 overall following the humbling 38-13 loss at home to Pittsburgh on Sunday. Sports Illustrated NFL writer Don Banks writes:

Reality returned to Tampa Bay with a vengeance last week against the Steelers. But the key for Raheem Morris this season will be to find ways to stop the bleeding and avoid long losing streaks. The Bucs are on their bye and have two weeks to prepare for a trip to Cincinnati next week. Let's see how much coaching Morris can do with his young club.

Click here for SI's power rankings for this week.

[Last modified: Wednesday, September 29, 2010 1:45pm]


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