Adrian Peterson Says He’s Considering The Bucs

January 19th, 2017
Bucs next?

Bucs next?

Slam dunk Hall of Fame running back Adrian Peterson has Tampa on the brain.

Joe might need sunglasses to block the shine on Dirk Koetter’s face. [read more]

Ted Ginn & The Bucs

January 19th, 2017
Ted Ginn's transition to oily Drew Rosenhaus means he should be available in March.

Ted Ginn’s transition to oily super agent Drew Rosenhaus means he should be available in March.

The Bucs sure need a Ted Ginn type of player. [read more]

Wise Words From Dwight Freeney

January 19th, 2017
Freedom comes next for Mike Smith's bunch

Freedom comes next for Mike Smith’s bunch

Future Hall of Famer (?) Dwight Freeney, a true NFL sage and a Falcons defensive end, had his own spin on the phrase repeated over and over by Bucs head coach Dirk Koetter. [read more]

Ira Talks Calais Campbell, Lynch Hall Pitch, Hester Option, Licht’s Free Agency Record, Derrick Brooks Prediction, Playoff Ties, Jimmy Johnson, Chucky Pass & More

January 19th, 2017

No snoozing on the Tuesday & Thursday Ira Kaufman Podcast, which has no offseason. Ira continues to take fans into all things John Lynch’s fourth shot at the Hall of Fame, and many Bucs topics of the day with Joe. Enjoy! And don’t forget, you can listen and/or subscribe on iTunes or Podbean, too. Joe highly recommends last week’s episodes.
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Which Redskins WR To Pick?

January 19th, 2017
Pierre Garcon is an intriguing target.

Pierre Garcon is an intriguing target.

The two Joes at JoeBucsFan.com world headquarters are slightly split. [read more]

Chip Pushing Kermit Whitfield

January 19th, 2017
Kermit Whitfield hopes speed kills in the NFL.

Kermit Whitfield hopes speed kills in the NFL.

Once upon a time, it seemed Florida State had a true, scary weapon in Kermit Whitfield. [read more]

Filling Critical Need Dicey At No. 19

January 19th, 2017
Is a snowstorm in Tampa more likely than Corey Davis slipping to No. 19?

Is a snowstorm in Tampa more likely than Corey Davis slipping to No. 19?

A dude walking around with a white cane can see the Bucs need skill position players (plural) at wide receiver and running back. But can the Bucs bank on an impact rookie being there at No. 19? [read more]

Morning Cup Of Joe From HootersCalendar.com

January 19th, 2017

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Start your day with the Morning Cup of Joe from HootersCalendar.com. And don’t forget to visit HootersCalendar.com for the 2017 calendar, amazing videos, pictures and cool gifts. It’s Joe’s second favorite website.

Seems football has much bigger fish to fry than concussions much less spinal injuries: Players dying and being hospitalized from overexertion are soaking. [CBS Sports]

Fans in the seats means little to the overall financial health of NFL franchises and scenes of fans filling a stadium are not much more than props for TV. [theMMQB]

Antonio Brown refused to answer a question if he has a contract to work for Facebook. [PFT]

This was the Bucs three years ago: Browns debating internally between Jimmy Garoppolo and Tyrod Taylor. Yes, really. [TheBigLead]

How inflated are the defensive stats of the Dixie Chicks from playing against lousy offenses? [NFL]

Was/is hot Megyn Kelly overrated? Her hairdo sure as hell is. [Yahoo! News]

People who curse are honest. [The Telegraph]

Cops locate stolen car through SiriusXM receiver. [WTSP]

California: Hive of anarchists. [New York Times]

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Draft Guru

January 18th, 2017
"Jason, please don't scout any long-snappers this winter and we're all good."

“Jason, please don’t scout any long-snappers this winter and we’re all good.”

Yeah, it is fair to say Bucs AC/DC-loving general manager Jason Licht goofed up in trading up into the second round to draft a shaky kicker.

Joe loved the bold move but it seemed misplaced. Upon further research, it appears to be a rare draft blunder by Licht. [read more]

Antonio Brown, Dirk Koetter & Fake News

January 18th, 2017

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BY IRA KAUFMAN

A little perspective, people.

I’m not defending Antonio Brown’s dumb decision to film the proceedings in the Steelers’ locker room for the world to see after Sunday night’s emotional playoff win at Kansas City. [read more]

Data Says Wait On A Running Back

January 18th, 2017

jason licht 0229Joe isn’t much of a stats guy, but legitimate, objective data is fantastic.

And that’s why Joe keeps track of Jaguars co-owner Tony Khan on social media. [read more]

Lovie The QB Guru?

January 18th, 2017
"I know quarterbacks... except for that guy I cut in Chicago."

“I know quarterbacks… except for that guy I cut in Chicago.”

No, former Bucs head coach Lovie Smith did not do a good job when he guided Tampa Bay. In fact, he did a horrible job. [read more]

The Mike Smith Knocks Keep Coming

January 18th, 2017

MikeSmith2Yes, the Falcons canned Dirk Koetter and Mike Smith two years ago and will return to the NFC Championship game on Sunday.

That’s got to be a bit of an ego stomp on the new Bucs leaders. [read more]

PODCAST: Draft Look – Offense

January 18th, 2017

*Welcome to the most listened to Tampa Bay Buccaneers podcast in the free world! Tens of thousands download it each week. Bucs Uncensored is right here every Monday, Wednesday & Saturday with “The Commish,” Justin Pawlowski. Follow him on Twitter! (@CommishOnline). Justin explores all things Bucs and shares real fan takes. (Email your audio to [email protected]). A host on the USF Bulls Football Radio Network, and once a voice on the Buccaneers Radio Network, WDAE-AM 620 and 98.7 THE FAN, Justin shares his addictive brand of Bucs talk only here at JoeBucsFan.com! Listen above or subscribe to Bucs Uncensored on iTunes right here. *Beware, podcast can be troubling for small and medium-sized children.*

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Hargreaves All-Rookie

January 18th, 2017
He can ball.

He can ball.

Not very often but certainly weekly, Joe gets a Twitter from a Bucs fans who would rather have E.J. Biggers at corner than Vernon Hargreaves. [read more]