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Old 05-08-2013, 03:20 PM   #1
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Buccaneers fixture Ronde Barber retiring

Drew Brees' job just got a lot easier!!!
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One of the longest-standing players in the NFL has decided to call it a career.

According to Jay Glazer of FOX Sports, Buccaneers defensive back Ronde Barber has decided to retire.

“I’ve had a better run than I ever could’ve dreamed of having,” Barber told Glazer.

One of the top two-way corners of his generation, the five-time Pro Bowler finishes his 16-year career with 47 interceptions

Of course, the Bucs sort of made his decision for him this offseason.

While he debated about his future, the Bucs signed Dashon Goldson to play the safety spot Barber occupied last year, and added Darrelle Revis and Johnthan Banks at corner, which likely left nothing more than a few snaps as a dime back for Barber if he had returned.

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Old 05-08-2013, 06:35 PM   #2
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Re: Buccaneers fixture Ronde Barber retiring

He has been around forever. Good luck to him
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Thats *#$% Ronde Barber.
Im glad he's gone!
He sure gave us a lot of hell.
Happy Retirement and best of luck, Ronde.
A great opponent.
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Re: Buccaneers fixture Ronde Barber retiring

I bet Brees are popping some corks at the moment
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Old 05-09-2013, 08:02 AM   #5
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Classy guy. Enjoy your retirement.
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Old 05-15-2013, 04:29 PM   #6
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Classy guy. Enjoy your retirement.

I always liked Ronde, His brother not so much.
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Old 05-20-2013, 10:22 PM   #7
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Played forever, and in the secondary no less. Gotta respect that. He's no Bailey though. heh
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That is great news for us. Good luck to him.
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