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When the third-year Bucs lost their first two games, it looked like more of the same for the joke franchise in the NFL. But then rookie Doug Williams led the team to four wins in six games before breaking his jaw and the young and talented defense began to make its mark around the league. No longer would there be easy games and hilarity about this franchise - the Buccaneers were about to have their day.
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