"We evaluate the video each week and we have seen improvement from week to week," Smith said. "We have also seen some stupid penalties and bad plays in critical situations. As a whole, I think our football team has seen how we are getting better and we're in it. We just need to get the wins."
"We feel like we're better than a 1-8 football team," Bucs coach Lovie Smith said afterward, probably while counterpart Jay Gruden espoused the same thoughts about his 3-7 outfit.