Archive for the ‘FHL’ Category

VIDEO: Yesterday’s “We Want Gruden” Chants; Jameis Reaction & More

Monday, December 11th, 2017

Local sports multimedia guru Rock Riley (@RealRockRiley) scours everything Bucs for his Monday, Wednesday & Friday video reports right here at JoeBucsFan.com. Of course, Rock was at yesterday’s Bucs-Lions game.

Enjoy!

Winston denies problems with Koetter from Rock Riley on Vimeo.

The Morning After

Monday, December 11th, 2017

For some reason, Joe is sitting here this morning like a mental patient watching a non-stop loop of Matthew Stafford completing passes. Oh, wait — it’s a replay of yesterday’s game. (more…)

Brutal Blitzers

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

Sackless blitzers in 2017

Forget about the four-man pass rush from the defensive line. It’s brutal and that’s very old news.

The real question is why the Bucs are such horrible blitzers. (more…)

Poor Lavonte David

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

Lavonte David tied a Buccaneers record today, and it’s not for most losses endured by a fantastic starting linebacker. (more…)

Locker Room Video! Gerald McCoy Sets A New Policy; Mike Evans Backs Dirk Koetter

Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

Rock Riley (@realrockriley) was back patrolling the locker room today and all the juice is in his video report below. Dive in! Rock is here doing his thing every Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

McCoy only positive questions from Rock Riley on Vimeo.

Patrick Murray Talks Koetter Messaging

Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

So what’s been the chatter from the head coach inside the bowels of One Buc Palace and in the locker room the past couple of weeks? (more…)

Another Film Victory For Donovan Smith

Monday, December 4th, 2017

Bucs left tackle Donovan Smith

The legion of Donovan Smith haters, fueled in part by the misguided professional stats nerds, are having another morning.

Of they should be. (more…)

The Morning After

Monday, December 4th, 2017

A bitter morning today as Joe is trying to get the taste of Pepto Bismol out of his mouth from chugging four bottles after Mike Smith’s defense again wet the bed. (more…)

Chris Conte Pro Bowl Bound?

Thursday, November 30th, 2017

Liked by orangutans.

Joe understands for whatever reason, fan favorite Chris Conte irks a lot of Bucs followers. (more…)

Bucs Officials Restrained Todd Monken From Atlanta Fans; Adrian Clayborn Speaks & More

Monday, November 27th, 2017

Ira Kaufman is the most beloved, revered and esteemed Buccaneers columnist in town. He has hung his hat at JoeBucsFan.com 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. You can also see Ira every football Sunday at 10:30 a.m. on FOX-13, Scott Smith’s Tailgate Sunday.

BY IRA KAUFMAN

Postcard from Atlanta.

First look at cavernous Mercedes-Benz Stadium, check.

Tasty beet salad at the world’s busiest airport, check.

Buc victory? Not so fast. (more…)

The Morning After

Monday, November 27th, 2017

Joe fully expected this morning to wake up in his downtown Atlanta hotel to hear hoots and hollers from locals on the sidewalk as Julio Jones races through traffic to make it to the nearby Hooters unscathed. (more…)

Questionable Calls From 2nd-And-2

Sunday, November 26th, 2017

Down on playcalling

Damn, was this frustrating.

There the Bucs were, 2-and-2 with 7:51 remaining, driving well and trailing 27-20 on the Atlanta 19 yard line — and they came up empty. (more…)

Things Get Worse For The Fire Koetter Mob

Monday, November 20th, 2017

Big win. Big locker room posture by Team Glazer.

Sometimes body language can tell a story — or at least help a keen Bucs observer develop one. (more…)

Blackjack For Reeling Doug Martin

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

Blackjack!

It’s now 21 consecutive games for Doug Martin without a 100-yard game.

And Martin continued his two-year swoon today with a brutal afternoon against the Dolphins.  (more…)

Another Sexual Allegation Thrown At Jameis

Friday, November 17th, 2017

Accused again

UPDATED 1:53 p.m. – Oh, boy.

True or not, this new report absolutely stinks — and it’s all over the country. (more…)

Dirk Koetter Drops A Walk-Off

Thursday, November 16th, 2017

Focused

The leader of the Buccaneers exercised some A-plus time management skills this afternoon. (more…)

Cameron Brate: “That’s Total B.S.”

Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

The Sage of Tampa Bay sports, Hall of Fame voter and JoeBucsFan.com columnist Ira Kaufman, knows the elephant in the room is all the national chatter about Jon Gruden taking over as head coach of the Bucs in seven short weeks. So Ira is doing his old-school reporter diligence to dig out what this reality means at One Buc Palace. 

If you’re interested, you do NOT want to miss Ira’s podcast tomorrow — or today’s column.

BY IRA KAUFMAN

Cameron Brate says there’s enough time, and he’s right. (more…)

Bucs’ Energy, Effort Stunned Rich Gannon

Monday, November 13th, 2017

Super Bowl QB Rich Gannon talks about his time in Tampa last week

It wasn’t shocking that the Bucs beat the Jets yesterday, but it was stunning to see Tampa Bay shake off its shameful, quit-looking beating in New Orleans to look like a hungry and passionate football team. (more…)