The 1980 Tampa Bay Buccaneers season began with great optimism in the wake of their surprise NFC championship appearance of the previous season. Record .
The Buccaneers finally find some life on offense and an identity on defense, putting their winless ways behind them with hopes of something.
Standings · Stats · Rosters · Games. 1978 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Regular Season Week 9, Oct 29, L, 9-7, at Green Bay Packers · Week 10, Nov 5, L, 26-.
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Offensive Line — Skip Husbands. It came to light that this had occurred regularly over the past four seasons, but that John McKay had kept the matter away from the press. Wood correctly expected that Chiefs offensive coordinator Tom Pagna would run the offense straight at him, as he did when Wood played at USC and Pagna coached at Notre Dame. The boredom of the game was such that one of the coaches spoke of setting himself on fire on the sideline, prompting a Buccaneer publicist to request that the team band be ready to play " You Light Up My Life ". Help About Wikipedia Community portal Recent changes Contact page. Much-criticized for his handling of players due to his previous week's postgame comments about Berns, McKay responded to all postgame questions by saying "all of the players played lovely".