CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Miller Buccaneers appeared to be on track for a playoff appearance last year before the bottom completely fell out.

The Bucs were back on the practice field this week trying to forget the way 2018 ended. Miller went 6-1 to start the year including a big win over Flour Bluff.

A tight defeat to Veterans Memorial in the "3News Game of the Week" sent the Bucs into a three-game losing streak that cost them a postseason spot.

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Now the Bucs have 10 starters back on offense including one of the Coastal Bend's better quarterbacks in Andrew Body. If the Bucs can develop some depth, they have a chance to be back in the playoffs for the first time since 2012.

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