The first day of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' 2015 training camp was dominated by weather-induced scrambling, and so the discourse of the day was dominated by the one thing that could have eliminated that scrambling: An indoor training facility.
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The Buccaneers moved into their new state-of-the-art headquarters in the summer of 2006 and have drawn many benefits from the facilities' advantages in size and technological advancements. They began holding training camp at those same headquarters in the summer of 2009, which put them at the mercy of the Bay area's rainiest season. Overall, they've had little trouble with stormy weather over the last seven summers, but this year's opening of camp coincided with an unusually long run of rainy days.