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Bucs trade Tim Wright again, bring in another place-kicker

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The Tampa Bay Bucs continue to look for kicking help. Only days after re-adding kicker Connor Barth to the team roster, the Bucs acquired rookie kicker Kyle Brindza, a former Notre Dame kicker, in a trade for tight end Tim Wright. The Bucs had traded Wright to the New England Patriots in the trade for guard Logan Mankins last year but reclaimed him when the Patriots released him. Brindza finished his career at Notre Dame as the school’s leader in…

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Clearwater boxer Keith Thurman defends WBA title

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Clearwater boxer Keith Thurman will put his undefeated record on the line Saturday night at the University of South Florida’s Sun Dome. Thurman, 26, is the World Boxing Association welterweight champion. He will put his 25-0 record with 21 knockouts against Brooklyn’s Luis Collozo. “I see a kid with a lot of talent and a smart kid,” former St. Petersburg boxer Winky Wright, who shared trainer Dan Birmingham with Thurman, told ESPN. “He’s intelligent, he’s hardworking and he’s gonna become…

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