Former AP Coach of the Year Selected to Lead Tampa Bay
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced today that Lovie Smith has been hired as the 10th head coach in franchise history, signing a five-year contract with the club. An introductory press conference will be held in the team auditorium at One Buccaneer place at 2:00 p.m. ET on Monday, Jan. 6. The event will also be carried live on Buccaneers.com.