Debating Vince Naimoli’s Tampa Bay legacy

Sports Day Tampa Bay podcast: It’s a mailbag episode, answering your most compelling questions about the Rays, Bucs, Andrew Luck and more.
Former Tampa Bay Devil Rays managing general partner Vince Naimoli died Sunday night at the age of 81. (AP Photo/Robert Azmitia) ROBERT AZMITIA  |  AP
Former Tampa Bay Devil Rays managing general partner Vince Naimoli died Sunday night at the age of 81. (AP Photo/Robert Azmitia) ROBERT AZMITIA | AP
Published August 27

It’s a mailbag episode and here’s some of your most compelling questions:

What’s Vince Naimoli’s legacy as the Rays founder? Is it possible he was a better owner than Stu Sternberg? If the Rays had gotten the franchise five years earlier would there still be attendance problems?

MORE RAYS: What they’re saying about Vince Naimoli

Could the Bucs look to trade for offensive line help? Will they regret taking three straight defensive backs in the NFL draft?

Will the XFL work in Tampa Bay? Could Andrew Luck play for another team in the future? Was the officiating in the Florida-Miami game bad?

Will Jon Cooper be fired if the Lightning fail in the playoffs again?

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