Robert Ayers Says He Expects To Play

October 28th, 2016


If there’s an element of the Bucs that needs a boost more than the dreadful kicking game, it’s the edge pass rush. [read more]

Demanding Respect

October 28th, 2016



No one who was there that day will ever forget.

A gentle 5-mph breeze and 77-degree temperatures greeted the Bucs and Raiders on the afternoon of Dec. 28, 2008, the last time Oakland ventured into Raymond James Stadium.

Tampa Bay was listed as a 10-point favorite to end a three-game losing streak, finish the regular season 10-6 and edge Philadelphia for the final NFC wild-card playoff spot. [read more]

McDougald Chosen For Center Stage By Koetter

October 28th, 2016
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Safety Bradley McDougald

Interesting dynamic going on inside the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ locker room. [read more]

Properly Prepped

October 28th, 2016

kwon alexander 1001Remember how the quick brain of Kwon Alexander was credited for that huge blitz-sack-fumble against Colin Kaepernick last week?

Joe talked to Kwon about it this week. [read more]

Week 8 Analysis Of Every Game

October 28th, 2016

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The Rise Of Will Gholston

October 28th, 2016
Trending up.

Trending up.

In the offseason, Joe remarked that if Will Gholston could somehow get six sacks in his contract year this season, he was looking at a massive pay raise in 2017, if not by the Bucs, then surely by someone. [read more]

The Raiders “Can Be Had”

October 28th, 2016
Raiders doubter.

Raiders doubter.

Joe doesn’t often post predictions from the BSPN crowd because, frankly, they are boring if not predictable. [read more]

CBS Sports Suggests A Trade

October 28th, 2016
Would Bears part ways?

Would Bears part ways?

You know the Bucs need a wide receiver; Joe knows the Bucs need a wide receiver. [read more]

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October 28th, 2016

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Texas A&M student slams into cop cruiser while taking a topless selfie. [WTSP]

Stuart McClown may resume quarterbacking the Browns. You poor, poor people of Cleveland. [NFL]

NFL sackmeisters describe their work. [CBS Sports]

Football’s dumbest unwritten rules. [BSPN]

Wonder if Gus Bradley’s access card worked this morning when he arrived at Jags headquarters? [PFT]

Shoving meat and lobster down your pants. [WFLA]

Aliens are sending weird signals to Earth. [New York Post]

Revolution if Donald Trump is not elected. [New York Times]

Teflon Hillary hints at healthcare takeover. [TheFiscalTimes]


Calm The Russell Shepard Hype

October 27th, 2016

Believed in game-winner.

Joe saw a media crowd around wide receiver Russell Shepard’s locker yesterday and Joe walked in the other direction with Tampa Bay’s Hall of Fame voter, columnist eye-RAH! Kaufman.

Russell Shepard?  [read more]

Dirk Koetter Vs. The PFF Tribe

October 27th, 2016
Bucs coach lashes out at the spreadsheeters.

Bucs coach lashes out at the spreadsheeters.

Joe is a fan of folks and entrepreneurs who are able to get over on folks. [read more]

Important Game

October 27th, 2016
Important test Sunday.

Key test Sunday.

No, Joe is not about to call the Raiders game “must-win.” That’s silly. [read more]

Gerald McCoy “Demands Resources”

October 27th, 2016

gmc-0926So guess who was handed the defensive game ball Sunday from Bucs defensive coaches?

It was that popular, four-time Pro Bowler/fan punching bag Gerald McCoy. [read more]

Koetter Forcing Defenses To Get “Exotic”

October 27th, 2016


It’s one part chess game, and two parts getting the most out of your big-league weapon. [read more]

Cameron Wake, Booger, Brooks & The Bucs

October 27th, 2016

derrick brooksWhen Bucs legend Derrick Brooks is talking, Joe is listening.

You can take that to the bank. [read more]