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TAMPA, Florida -- The Tampa Bay Bucs and Florida Hospital hope to score big and keep your crew healthy.

Florida Hospital will be the exclusive hospital of the Bucs, and they'll team up to promote health initiatives like a Day of Wellness and Fitness Challenge to improve the quality of life.

In the Tampa area, 12 percent suffers from diabetes. That's more than the state average. And 25 percent are obese.

They hope with their resources, they can educate the community on how to take better care and reduce the number of people affected by disease.

Players and cheerleaders took photos and signed autographs with some of the patients at today's announcement.

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