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Tom Jones

Tom Jones is a former television/radio columnist for the Tampa Bay Times' Sports section.

  1. USF Bulls quarterback Blake Barnett (11) is sacked by East Carolina Pirates tight end Johnny Bogle (84) during the first quarter Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018 in Tampa. OCTAVIO JONES   |   Times
  2. Jameis Winston (3) will make his 2018 home debut at 1 p.m. Sunday against the Cleveland Browns in Raymond James Stadium. [Times files (2017)]
  3. Jameis Winston (3) will make his 2018 home debut at 1 p.m. Sunday against the Cleveland Browns in Raymond James Stadium. [Times files (2017)]
  4. Jameis Winston makes his first start of the season Sunday in Atlanta, city of one of his best victories as a pro. Winston threw four touchdown passes in the Bucs' 31-24 win at Atlanta in the 2016 opener, their last trip to the Georgia Dome, which has been replaced by Mercedez-Benz Stadium. [Times files (2016)]
  5. Julio Jones and the Atlanta Falcons could use a pat on the back these days. Jones got one from Bengals cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick after the final play of the Falcons' 37-36 loss to the Bengals on Sunday, Sept. 30 in Atlanta. The loss dropped the Falcons to 1-3. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution/TNS) 1241596
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  6. Julio Jones and the Atlanta Falcons could use a pat on the back these days. Jones got one from Bengals cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick after the final play of the Falcons' 37-36 loss to the Bengals on Sunday, Sept. 30 in Atlanta. The loss dropped the Falcons to 1-3. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution/TNS) 1241596
  7. Sebastian the Ibis was celebrating the last time Miami met Florida State, when the Canes held rallied for a 24-20 win in Tallahasse. They meet again Saturday in a 3:30 p.m. game at Hard Rock Stadium that will be televised by ABC. MONICA HERNDON   |   Times
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  8. Sebastian the Ibis was celebrating the last time Miami met Florida State, when the Canes held rallied for a 24-20 win in Tallahasse. They meet again Saturday in a 3:30 p.m. game at Hard Rock Stadium that will be televised by ABC. MONICA HERNDON   |   Times
  9. Oct. 3, 2018• Archive
    Dirk Koetter and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers open their season with a bye, their scheduled opener at Miami having been moved to Nov. 11 due to Hurricane Irma. The Bucs will open the season at home Sept. 17 against the Chicago Bears. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)
  10. Florida State coach Willie Taggart is seen on the sidelines during the first quarter against Virginia Tech at Doak Campbell Stadium Monday, Sept. 3, 2018 in Tallahassee. OCTAVIO JONES   |   Times