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Jason Licht, Beer, AC/DC, Cattle Herding & More

Sunday, June 22nd, 2014

A bunch of important Tampa Bay sports types (not including Joe) had their annual gathering last week to apparently high five each other, dine well and pound scotch on the rocks, and give each other awards while dressed in fancy suits and sneakers.

This year, the “Sneaker Soiree,” as it’s known, also featured a roundtable chat with new Bucs general manager Jason Licht, plus Lightning head coach Jon Cooper and Rays skipper Joe Maddon. (more…)

Bucs GM Tips His Cap To Clayborn, Spence

Thursday, June 19th, 2014

akeem spence 0116aBucs defensive linemen weren’t allowed to touch — and certainly not hit — anyone during spring practices, but Bucs general manager Jason Licht didn’t hesitate to name the D-line as his standout bunch of the recently concluded OTA and minicamp sessions.

It’s the season of reading between the lines, so Joe finds this quite significant. (more…)

Joe Talks Minicamp Looks, High Tech, Happy Days, Dungy Engagement & More

Wednesday, June 11th, 2014

It’s Joe’s weekly chat with the dean of Tampa Bay sports radio, Steve Duemig of WDAE-AM 620, about all the Bucs happenings of the day.

Enjoy!

“All-Out And All-In”

Friday, June 6th, 2014

eric page2Joe tried and tried to get Bucs special teams chief Kevin O’Dea to name some names when it came to his emerging leaders and top returners.

O’Dea was more elusive than Devin Hester. (more…)

Joe Talks Offense, Identity, Stats & More

Wednesday, June 4th, 2014

TedfordintroWhat’s a Wednesday night without Joe talking all things Bucs with the dean of Tampa Bay sports radio, Steve Duemig of WDAE-AM 620?

Never fear, Joe dove into various things that came out of yesterday’s OTA practice at One Buc Palace. (more…)

Announcing Derrick Brooks Bobblehead Day

Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014

BrooksLovieDerrick Brooks’ induction into the Buccaneers Ring of Honor should have been enough to get you excited to attend Game 2 of the Buccaneers’ 2014 season. But now there’s a new incentive, a Brooks bobblehead doll for every fan in the house.

WDAE-AM 620 broke the news with reaction from Brooks this evening. (more…)

McCown Was “Great Athlete, Bad Quarterback”

Thursday, May 29th, 2014
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Shaun King was a teammate of Josh McCown

The man who led the Bucs to the NFC Championship game after the 1999 season, former Tampa Bay QB Shaun King, also spent a season alongside Josh McCown in Arizona.

McCown was “the guy” for the Cardinals back in 2004, and it didn’t go too well for him. (more…)

Joe Talks OTAs, QB Controversy, Lovietalk, Tight Ends & More

Wednesday, May 21st, 2014

It’s Joe’s high-energy, weekly hour of all-things-Bucs talk with the dean of Tampa Bay sports radio, Steve Duemig of WDAE-AM 620. Enjoy the audio below of Wednesday’s action. Joe’s gets after it again next Wednesday with Duemig, too.

“B+” Includes “A Bigger Dexter McCluster”

Sunday, May 18th, 2014

A former Buccaneer weighs in on rookie Charles Sims

So what do defensive coordinators facing the Bucs do when Jeff Tedford lines up two big, pass-catching tight ends, two dynamic gargantuan receivers, and Doug Martin and rookie Charles Sims in the backfield?

Now close your eyes and think about smooth-hands Sims breaking off in motion and lining up in the slot. (more…)

Josh McCown Talks Chemistry, Big Targets, NFL Draft, Glennon & More

Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

josh mccown 0416Here’s every last word from the media session today at One Buc Palace with Buccaneers starting quarterback Josh McCown. (more…)

The Offensive Tackle “Rotation”

Tuesday, May 13th, 2014
Bucs GM Jason Licht discussed fifth round pick Purdue OT Kevin Pamphile.

Bucs GM Jason Licht discussed fifth round pick Purdue OT Kevin Pamphile.

Now Joe always hears about a rotation for defensive linemen and how it is important for the Bucs because the early weeks of the season are played under the brutal west-central Florida sun. Guys are just zapped from the heat.

But the term “rotation” is in the vernacular of Bucs general manager Jason Licht when referring to offensive tackles, as well. (more…)

NFL “Elevated” Bucs On Mike Glennon

Monday, May 12th, 2014
Former Bucs QB Shaun King talks Mike Glennon.

Former Bucs QB Shaun King talks Mike Glennon.

Former Bucs quarterback Shaun King was a busy man this weekend. The NFL analyst for NBC Sports Network, which you enjoy weeknights with the creator, curator and overall guru of ProFootballTalk.com, the great Mike Florio, was at Radio City Music Hall.

As he returned to Tampa today, King, only one of three quarterbacks to lead the Bucs to an NFC Championship game, took some time to discuss football, including the Bucs, on Ron and Ian, heard locally on WDAE-AM 620. (more…)

Psychological Standout: Johnny Manziel

Wednesday, May 7th, 2014

johnny footbal 0114dVery interesting pre-draft nuggets in this WDAE-AM 620 interview of longtime NFL Insider Chris Mortensen.

The ESPN talking head broke the story of Josh Freeman being drug tested, and now “Mort” explains he’s learned that potential Bucs target Johnny Football has scored extremely high marks in extensive psychological testing that NFL teams rely on heavily. (more…)

“Be A Man,” Says Anthony Collins

Friday, May 2nd, 2014

anthony collinsThere’s a decent chance the Bucs could draft an offensive tackle like Jake Matthews with the seventh overall draft pick next week.

But then what? Would Matthews, new left tackle Anthony Collins or Demar Dotson move inside to fill one of the Bucs’ apparent holes at guard? (more…)

Joe Talks Waterboarding, Freefalling, Johnny Targeting, Banks Evaluation, Evans Love, Bucs Smokescreens & More

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

Joe went into double overtime this evening with the dean of Tampa Bay sports radio, Steve Duemig of WDAE-AM 620. All things Bucs were on the table.