Archive for the ‘Bucs on “Hard Knocks”’ Category

Will This Be On “Hard Knocks?”

Monday, August 21st, 2017

Rookies spill the beans.

So, “Hard Knocks” is supposed to take us inside the walls of One Buc Palace, right? Well, it seems DeSean Jackson did a much better job. (more…)


Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

24-Hour Poll Posted At 1:03 p.m.

HBO’s Aguayo Fail & Touchdown Formula

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Ira Kaufman is the most beloved, revered and esteemed Buccaneers columnist in town. He has hung his hat at world headquarters since July 2016. Tampa Bay’s only Pro Football Hall of Fame voter, Ira busts out columns here every Monday, Wednesday and Friday, and his award winning podcasts fire Tuesdays and Thursdays.


Stick Carriers to the rescue.

Hey, somebody has to give Hard Knocks some intrigue after two rather bland episodes.

This show obviously has a lot of appeal in the Bay area because Buc fans are hungry for any morsel about their football team. But when you get past Spring Hill and Lakewood Ranch, is anybody watching this supposed “inside” look at a franchise on the rise? (more…)

He’s Fabio

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Riley Bullough look-a-like, says mom.

Don’t eff with mom! (more…)

More Than Just A Preseason Game

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Rookie RB Jeremy McNichols

Touching talk last night from rookies O.J. Howard and Jeremy McNichols. (more…)

“Making Sure Our Body Language Is Infectious”

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

It’s so rare to get any kind of glimpse into how America’s Quarterback, Jameis Winston, is coached up within the pearly gates of One Buc Palace. (more…)

Road Game Ritual

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Miko shares detailed insight.

This is the kind of weekly habit we could all get into. (more…)

Groovin’ GMC

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

GMC channels his inner-Beyonce.

Who could have guessed GMC is too sexual for the NFL? (more…)

“We Gotta Preach That To Everybody”

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

J.R. Sweezy has words for Jameis Winston

Arguably the quietest and most mysterious Buccaneers starter made his debut on Hard Knocks last night. (more…)

Chris Baker Kicker Maker

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Trash talks kickers.

Now we’ve finally seen what Chris Baker excels at. (more…)

“Stay Right There. I Ain’t Let It Hit You.”

Tuesday, August 15th, 2017

One of the great, raw football scenes in tonight’s Hard Knocks episode featured the Buccaneers’ biggest guns. (more…)

Brent Grimes: El Gato

Tuesday, August 15th, 2017

GM talks Bucs star CB.

Call him “The Cat.” (more…)

“I Want To Get Punched… “

Tuesday, August 15th, 2017

Goal is to get blasted.

You have to be hardcore to want to get drilled by Superman. (more…)

America Vs. Aaron Rodgers

Sunday, August 13th, 2017

Eye-popping data.

You heard it; Joe heard it. And at the time, Joe nearly shot Bud Light through his nose. (more…)

Your Next “Hard Knocks” Storyline

Saturday, August 12th, 2017


Many football fans will deny this to their dying day, but they love drama. Oh, do they love drama. (more…)

Time To Shine

Friday, August 11th, 2017

Number called.

In the very first clip “Hard Knocks” released of this season’s focus on the Bucs, the very first words out of winning Bucs coach Dirk Koetter’s mouth to the rookies was about “preparing to make the most of opportunities… be ready when your opportunity comes.” (more…)

Humphries, Brate, Elliott… Bullough?

Thursday, August 10th, 2017

Dirk Koetter explains. (Photo courtesy of

Are we watching the transformation of a camp meat linebacker into a legitimate NFL player?

McNichols Says Hard Knocks Kept It Real

Wednesday, August 9th, 2017

Talks reality TV and preseason debut

Television editing — and reporting — can be a cruel, cruel, thing.

Reveal two bad things about a player and two good ones, and a lot of people might think that’s the actual ratio of their performance. (more…)