Lovie Smith: Josh McCown is the Buccaneers' starter

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Josh McCown is the starter upon his arrival, according to coach Lovie Smith.

McCown will start ahead of Mike Glennon.

"There has to be a starting spot, a starting points, a starting person to go out there first," Smith told Tampa reporters. "And that would be Josh."

When asked if McCown is his guy, Smith said: "Yes, he is."

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun.

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Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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