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Does Bucs' Andrew DePaola have NFL's oldest car?

Best stat from the Bucs locker room this week? 252,000.

That's how many miles are on the 2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo still driven daily — and proudly — by Bucs long-snapper Andrew DePaola.

"I got it for my 19th birthday, after my first year of college," said DePaola, who was once a walk-on at Rutgers. "Four years old when I got it. I just don't see the point in getting a car if I don't need one. It does what it has to do. It just plays into my personality: I'm not flashy. I do my job and hope to go unnoticed."

His friend and teammate Connor Barth put a challenge out on the Bucs' official website last week, wondering if any player in the NFL can boast a car with more miles.

"It definitely stands out because it's not one of the nicer ones," he said. "I'm going to drive it until I can't drive it anymore."

Does Bucs' Andrew DePaola have NFL's oldest car? 11/15/15 [Last modified: Friday, November 13, 2015 7:39pm]
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