Adam H. Beasley: Buccaneers’ YOLO coach Arians proves that NFL leaders can be accessible and successful

Apologies for the overgeneralization, but in the NFL, coaches basically fall into two categories: the Brian Floreses and the Bruce Arianses. Brian Flores won’t tell reporters that a player is out for the season even though said player already had season-ending foot surgery (as was the case in 2020 with Preston Williams). Bruce Arians, meanwhile, six days before the biggest game of his life, is fine revealing that the only way an injured key defender (Lavonte David, a linebacker for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers) won’t play in the Super Bowl is if someone shoots him. Which approach is better? That’s…

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