Ian Beckles Says Bucs Will Make Playoffs

March 24th, 2017

Ian Beckles sees the future.

Former Bucs guard Ian Beckles (1990-1996) talking Bucs football over the airwaves is a Tampa Bay institution. [read more]

49ers Make A Move On Jacquies Smith

March 24th, 2017

(Photo courtesy of Tampa Bay Buccaneers)

The film looks real good on Bucs defensive end Jacquies Smith — when he’s healthy. [read more]

Locked And Already Loaded

March 24th, 2017

Top analytics nerds are adamant

Is it possible the #WeaponsForWinston cry is already outdated? [read more]

Drafting McCaffery Means “Expanded Canvas”

March 24th, 2017


This column goes out to all of those Dalvin Cook fans in Buc Land.

Admit it, thousands of you will be disappointed if your beloved Bucs pass on Cook if he’s still on the draft board at No. 19 next month. [read more]

Exhibit-A For Banning Mocks

March 24th, 2017


It’s not yet April and Joe is starting to pull his hair out. It’s bulls(p)it like this that just drives Joe up a tree. [read more]

Josh Malone, Third-Day Steal?

March 24th, 2017

All the tools

Josh Huff, Freddie Martino, Bernard Reedy, Donteea Dye and CFL star Derel Walker are still members of the Tampa Bay receiving corps.

Therefore, Joe is chugging Tums and keeping an eye on receivers across next month’s NFL Draft. [read more]

“Hard Knocks” And The Bucs

March 24th, 2017

Still a chance?

For a while there, Joe thought it was close to reality. [read more]

FANTASY PODCAST: Thinking Draft Strategy

March 24th, 2017
Todd Wright looks ahead and thinks draft strategy with Julio Jones, Dak and Zeke, Martellus Bennett and the What-if-Marshawn-Lynch-returns scenario in Oakland.

The Todd Wright Fantasy Football Podcast rolls right here every Friday morning, and you can find it on iTunes here. … And don’t forget to visit JoeBucsFan.com/golf for info on Todd’s April 1 golf event. Just a small handful of spots available.

Click above to listen or to download.


Teed Up By Lansbrook Golf Club & Florida Golf Trail

Biggest Hole

March 24th, 2017

Prickly Pete chimes in.

Every team, short of maybe the Belicheats, has a hole in its roster. [read more]

Chris Godwin And The Bucs

March 24th, 2017

Heavy interest.

If last offseason is a window into this year’s draft, the Bucs will select a wide receiver early to be ready to step in when DeSean Jackson’s contract expires, if not contribute immediately. [read more]

Morning Cup Of Joe

March 24th, 2017

Dan Snyder despises “Color Rush” uniforms; wants them banned. Hail to the Redskins! Wanna know why Thursday Night Football is hurting for eyeballs? Right there. [PFT] [read more]

Weekend Work For Jameis, D-Jax & Evans

March 23rd, 2017

America’s Quarterback, Jameis Winston, is throwing his weight around — and his wallet — according to DeSean Jackson. [read more]

Koetter: Stats Overload Is A Time-Eater

March 23rd, 2017

Dirk Koetter was asked about stats again

Joe was gentle in the headline here, regarding Dirk Koetter’s most recent public chat about stats, data and the rapidly growing analytics community — the one’s trying to destroy the game of football. [read more]

VIDEO: Mike Evans Has A Hobby

March 23rd, 2017

Joe learned quite a bit frolicking around the Pro Bowl grounds at Disney World. [read more]