BY: John Mamola

Sure it's only May but why not make a bold statement about this coming NFL season this early.  So bold that one ESPN analyst believes the Tampa Bay Buccaneers under first year coach Lovie Smith will head to Arizona and Super Bowl XLIX.

Herm Edwards said during today's episode of NFL on ESPN that he expects to see Lovie Smith and the Bucs against Mike Tomlin and the Pittsburgh Steelers in Super Bowl XLIX. 

Notice the caption on the tweet which reminds us it is only May. 

Neither the Steelers nor the Buccaneers advanced to the postseason last year, and Tampa Bay hasn't been there since 2007. They haven't won a playoff game since winning the Super Bowl after the 2002 season.





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