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Super Bowl-winning Hall of Fame coach Tony Dungy is the next inductee into the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' Ring of Honor.
The Bucs made the announcement Tuesday Rasheem Green Jersey , saying Dungy will be honored at a halftime ceremony during the club's nationally televised home game against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sept. 24.
Dungy won a Super Bowl as a player with the Steelers in 1978. He coached the Bucs from 1996-2001, compiling 54-42 regular-season record and transforming a struggling franchise into a championship contender.
His .563 winning percentage with Tampa Bay is the best in club history. The Bucs made the playoffs four times, including 1999, when they reached the NFC championship game. He was fired after the 2001 season, and his replacement Mike Remmers Jersey , Jon Gruden, led Tampa Bay to its only Super Bowl title the following year.
Gruden was inducted into the Ring of Honor last season. The Bucs have not made the playoffs since 2007 and haven't won a postseason game since their 2002 Super Bowl run.
Dungy, meanwhile, went on have a highly successful run from 2002 to 2008 as coach of the Indianapolis Colts, winning the Super Bowl capping the 2006 season.
The coach Kendell Beckwith Jersey , who still lives in Tampa, was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2016.
Dungy will be the 13th inductee into the Ring of Honor, a group that includes Hall of Famers Lee Roy Selmon, Warren Sapp and Derrick Brooks, as well as former coach John McKay Sam Koch Jersey , Doug Williams, and the late Bucs owner Malcolm Glazer.
The Raiders are parting ways with another cornerback.
They opened the offseason by releasing David Amerson and now there are multiple reports that they are also cutting Sean Smith loose.
Smith joined the Raiders as a free agent in 2016 and signed a four-year deal with the club. His tenure got off to a rough start when he was benched during his first game with the team. He remained a starter for the rest of 2016, but only started seven of the 14 games he played for Oakland last season.
Smith had 74 tackles and four interceptions in 29 overall games the last two seasons.
With Amerson and Smith gone and T.J. Carrie set for free agency, the Raiders will be doing some work to fill out their defensive backfield. They showed interest in Richard Sherman, but Sherman told Peter King of SI.com that General Manager Reggie McKenzie told him the team wouldn’t have the cap space necessary to beat the deal he got with the 49ers.
Releasing Smith Ray Lewis Jersey , who is set to stand trial on assault charges stemming from an arrest last July, will give them $8.5 million more in cap space to use this offseason.
UPDATE 12:03 p.m. ET: Nathan Fenno of the Los Angeles Times reports that Smith will plead guilty to assault on Tuesday rather than go to trial. He is expected to be sentenced to to a year in jail and three years of probation.
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