I think this is a good move on the Bucs part, they have reached a deal with Lovie Smith to make him the next head coach.
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Lovie Smith has reached an agreement to become the next head coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, sources told ESPN.
The former Chicago Bears coach will replace the ousted Greg Schiano on a four-year deal, according to sources.
There is a fifth-year option for Smith at the team’s control, a source said.
Smith met with the Glazer family Tuesday and was offered the job, according to sources. Talks for a contract extended until Wednesday when a deal was reached in the evening.
Terms of the contract weren’t known, but sources said Smith is expected to make in excess of $5 million a year.