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DCSportsBeerMan
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Ronde Barber to retire after 16 years


Per Bucs Twitter. Officially announcing tomorrow. 16 straight years and never missed a game!


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BluegrassBelle
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He's the last of my favorite bunch of Bucs to roll through Tampa.







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JLSIX
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Hell of a player.





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CHEDBALLZ
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I always respected him. He's an iron horse .





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lsusportsman2
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He is a Hall of Fame lock in my opinion. Am I right?





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BourgsTheWord
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16 straight years and never missed a game!

freak






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BourgsTheWord
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quote:

He is a Hall of Fame lock in my opinion. Am I right?


He's the only player in NFL history to have 40 career interceptions and 25 sacks.






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mwlewis
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quote:

He is a Hall of Fame lock in my opinion. Am I right?


He should be






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alabamabuckeye
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Boss





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tigerpimpbot
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Ronde is the straight twin.






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MrFreakinMiyagi
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Great football player. Great Buc.

Made the play that punched their ticket tithe Super Bowl. Greatest play in Bucs history.







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Cosmo
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not a douche like his brother





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LooseCannon22282
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He's the only player in NFL history to have 40 career interceptions and 25 sacks.


Six of those INT's came off Aaron Brooks. Barber had AB's number for sure, the first time they played each other in the pros, he picked him off 3 times. One of them went for a touchdown. I'm sure that wasn't uncommon when they practiced against each other in college at Virginia.


Solid career. Liked him a lot more than his brother.






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Ostrich
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16 straight years and never missed a game!


Probably will be suing the league a decade from now






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vodkacop
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One of the greats who I don't ever remember anything being said bad about him in the press. Also no arrest that I can think of.





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Mstate
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Made the play that punched their ticket tithe Super Bowl. Greatest play in Bucs history.



LINK






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Mstate
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He's the last of my favorite bunch of Bucs to roll through Tampa.



Ronde, John Lynch, Warren Sapp, Joe Jurevicious, Derrick Brooks, MIKE frickING ALSTOTT, Keyshawn Johnson






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USMC Gators
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HAS to be a first ballot hof'er.





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CatFan81
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Saw this coming. The writing was on the wall. He just turned 38, and with the move to free safety last season, and off season signings, it was bound to happen.

Remember when he was at UVA. Hell of a player and hell of a career.






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USMC Gators
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I think he was there when they upset Florida State in 95. Makes me feel old.





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