First win gives Bucs hope moving forwardTampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Greg Schiano, right, shakes hands with Miami Dolphins head coach Joe Philbin after the Buccaneers defeated the Dolphins 22-19 during an NFL football game Monday, Nov. 11, 2013, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- There's nothing like winning to bring hope for a struggling team.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers opened the season with eight consecutive losses, but woke up Tuesday feeling better about themselves and the direction of what's been a disappointing season.
The Bucs (1-8) became the last NFL team to win with a 22-19 victory over the embattled Miami Dolphins on Monday night, and coach Greg Schiano believes his players have the mettle to build on that win.
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