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Arians confident Buccaneers not far from playoff contention

Thursday, January 10th, 2019

Tampa Bay's bid to lure Bruce Arians out of retirement and back to the NFL included a pitch from baseball manager Joe Maddon. The 66-year-old coach grew up in York, Pennsylvania, not far from Maddon's hometown of Hazelton. Maddon, 64, managed the Tampa Bay Rays for nine years before moving on to the Cubs in 2015.