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Monday, October 12, 2009
Faine expects to return for Bucs this week

By Pat Yasinskas

Posted by’s Pat Yasinskas

A bit of good news for the Buccaneers on the injury front. Center Jeff Faine expects to play this week.

Faine has missed four games due to a triceps injury, and Sean Mahan has filled in. There’s a big drop-off from Faine to Mahan, and that could be part of the reason Tampa Bay’s running game hasn’t produced a great deal.