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Bucs offensive linemen hand out Thanksgiving meals to Tampa Bay families

Players joined coaches and students from Young Middle Magnet School to distribute more than 1,000 meals.
 
Marc Jones, 61, of Tampa, left, reacts after dancing with Tampa Bay Buccaneers offensive tackle Brandon Walton (73), right, upon receiving Thanksgiving food items “Turkey Time with the O-Line” at Raymond James Stadium’s Publix Lot 14 in Tampa on Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2023.
Marc Jones, 61, of Tampa, left, reacts after dancing with Tampa Bay Buccaneers offensive tackle Brandon Walton (73), right, upon receiving Thanksgiving food items “Turkey Time with the O-Line” at Raymond James Stadium’s Publix Lot 14 in Tampa on Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2023. [ IVY CEBALLO | Times ]
Published Nov. 22, 2023

The 17th annual “Turkey Time with the O-Line,” supported by Publix, was held in the parking lot at Raymond James Stadium on Tuesday afternoon.

Bucs offensive linemen, coaches and staff, with the help of Bucs cheerleaders and students from Young Middle Magnet School, handed out turkeys and all the fixings to families pre-selected by United Way Suncoast, Hillsborough County Public Schools and local nonprofit organizations.

Players Matt Feiler, Luke Goedeke, Robert Hainsey, Cody Mauch, Nick Leverett, Aaron Stinnie, Justin Skule, Brandon Walton and Tristan Wirfs handed out more than 1,000 complete Thanksgiving meals. The Bucs also gave a $43,500 check to Feeding Tampa Bay, which helped put on Tuesday’s event.

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Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Baker Mayfield (6) grabs Thanksgiving food items from volunteers to load into the trunk of a vehicle during “Turkey Time with the O-Line” at Raymond James Stadium’s Publix Lot 14 in Tampa on Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2023.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Baker Mayfield (6) grabs Thanksgiving food items from volunteers to load into the trunk of a vehicle during “Turkey Time with the O-Line” at Raymond James Stadium’s Publix Lot 14 in Tampa on Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2023. [ IVY CEBALLO | Times ]
Tampa Bay Buccaneers offensive tackle Luke Goedeke (67) adjusts his hat during “Turkey Time with the O-Line” at Raymond James Stadium’s Publix Lot 14 in Tampa on Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2023.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers offensive tackle Luke Goedeke (67) adjusts his hat during “Turkey Time with the O-Line” at Raymond James Stadium’s Publix Lot 14 in Tampa on Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2023. [ IVY CEBALLO | Times ]
Tampa Bay Buccaneers guard Nick Leverett (60) loads Thanksgiving food items into the trunk of a vehicle during  “Turkey Time with the O-Line” at Raymond James Stadium’s Publix Lot 14 in Tampa on Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2023.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers guard Nick Leverett (60) loads Thanksgiving food items into the trunk of a vehicle during “Turkey Time with the O-Line” at Raymond James Stadium’s Publix Lot 14 in Tampa on Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2023. [ IVY CEBALLO | Times ]
Turkeys, dinner rolls and pumpkin pies seen inside pans at Raymond James Stadium’s Publix Lot 14 in preparation for “Turkey Time with the O-Line” in Tampa on Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2023.
Turkeys, dinner rolls and pumpkin pies seen inside pans at Raymond James Stadium’s Publix Lot 14 in preparation for “Turkey Time with the O-Line” in Tampa on Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2023. [ IVY CEBALLO | Times ]
Marc Jones, 61, of Tampa, reacts after dancing with Tampa Bay Buccaneers offensive tackle Brandon Walton (73) upon receiving Thanksgiving food items “Turkey Time with the O-Line” at Raymond James Stadium’s Publix Lot 14 in Tampa on Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2023.
Marc Jones, 61, of Tampa, reacts after dancing with Tampa Bay Buccaneers offensive tackle Brandon Walton (73) upon receiving Thanksgiving food items “Turkey Time with the O-Line” at Raymond James Stadium’s Publix Lot 14 in Tampa on Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2023. [ IVY CEBALLO | Times ]
Tampa Bay Buccaneers offensive tackle Luke Goedeke (67) looks as vehicles pull up to “Turkey Time with the O-Line” at Raymond James Stadium’s Publix Lot 14 in Tampa on Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2023.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers offensive tackle Luke Goedeke (67) looks as vehicles pull up to “Turkey Time with the O-Line” at Raymond James Stadium’s Publix Lot 14 in Tampa on Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2023. [ IVY CEBALLO | Times ]
Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Baker Mayfield (6) grabs Thanksgiving food items from volunteers to load into the trunk of a vehicle during “Turkey Time with the O-Line” at Raymond James Stadium’s Publix Lot 14 in Tampa on Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2023.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Baker Mayfield (6) grabs Thanksgiving food items from volunteers to load into the trunk of a vehicle during “Turkey Time with the O-Line” at Raymond James Stadium’s Publix Lot 14 in Tampa on Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2023. [ IVY CEBALLO | Times ]
Tampa Bay Buccaneers center Ryan Jensen (66), left, and  offensive tackle Luke Goedeke (67), right, load Thanksgiving food items into the trunk of a vehicle during  “Turkey Time with the O-Line” at Raymond James Stadium’s Publix Lot 14 in Tampa on Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2023.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers center Ryan Jensen (66), left, and offensive tackle Luke Goedeke (67), right, load Thanksgiving food items into the trunk of a vehicle during “Turkey Time with the O-Line” at Raymond James Stadium’s Publix Lot 14 in Tampa on Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2023. [ IVY CEBALLO | Times ]
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