arlier this season, it seemed inevitable that the Buccaneers would fire coach Greg Schiano on December 30, if not sooner. Not, Schiano remains at worst in the undecided category.

If the needle eventually points to “safe” for the second-year NFL head coach, the question becomes whether changes are coming to the coaching staff. Some league insiders believe that, if Schiano stays, offensive coordinator Mike Sullivan won’t.