Archive for the ‘FHR’ Category

Donovan Smith Joins The Ira Kaufman Podcast; Plus Ira Talks Minicamp Views & Ronald Jones, John Sterling Blasts Ira, And Much More

Tuesday, June 19th, 2018

No offseason snooze on the Ira Kaufman Podcast! Tampa Bay’s Hall of Fame voter comes out swinging today, and Donovan Smith is a special guest. Click play above or tune in at iTunes, Google Play or Podbean.com. Find the Ira Kaufman Podcast ranked on the Google Play podcast “Top Charts” (all genres nationwide), where it’s been for most of the past eight months. Stay informed, thinking and smiling every single Tuesday & Thursday — and there is NO offseason. Click or download above. It’s fun, free and easy. Enjoy!

Whitehead “Jumps Out”

Wednesday, June 13th, 2018

Special talent

There’s a lot of promise among the rookie defensive backs prowling the fields at One Buc Palace. (more…)

Outraged!

Tuesday, June 12th, 2018

Sticks up for teammates.

Gerald McCoy will have you know his teammates are getting the shaft. And he’s not happy about it. (more…)

Jameis Winston Joins The Ira Kaufman Podcast; Ira Breaks Down Jameis’ Takes & More

Tuesday, June 12th, 2018

Jameis Winston sits down for an extended chat with the Sage of Tampa Bay sports. Plenty of football chatter from Jameis, along with him sharing details and his passion for community service to enhance the lives of children. Definitely a can’t-miss episode. Joe and Ira dive in on many Bucs topics, as well, and break down the Jameis interview. Click play above or tune in at iTunes, Google Play or Podbean.com. Find the Ira Kaufman Podcast ranked on the Google Play podcast “Top Charts” (all genres nationwide), where it’s been for most of the past eight months. Stay informed, thinking and smiling every single Tuesday & Thursday — and there is NO offseason. Click or download above. It’s fun, free and easy. Enjoy!

Ryan Fitzpatrick Talks Leaders, Newcomers, How He “Tried Not To Cry,” And T.O.

Monday, June 11th, 2018

BY IRA KAUFMAN

Ryan Fitzpatrick knows a thing or two because he’s seen a thing or two.

Thirteen seasons in the NFL has taught Tampa Bay’s backup quarterback not to get too excited about underwear football, but Fitzpatrick has already seen enough at One Buc Place to get his adrenaline flowing about the 2018 season. (more…)

Thursday Practice Notes & Nuggets

Thursday, June 7th, 2018

Joe is close to training-camp form with today’s world famous practice notes from the OTA session at One Buc Palace. It was the final open practice before mandatory minicamp kicks off on Tuesday.

Grab a meaty sandwich and dive in. (more…)

Ira Talks Deciphering OTA Results, Noah Spence Red Flag, Dissection Of Jameis, JPP Attendance & Clubbing, Takes Many Listener Questions, And Much More

Tuesday, June 5th, 2018

The Sage of Tampa Bay sports is in Pro Bowl form today, firing away on all kinds of Bucs topics and answering listener questions in rapid-fire fashion. Click play above or tune in at iTunes, Google Play or Podbean.com. Find the Ira Kaufman Podcast ranked on the Google Play podcast “Top Charts” (all genres nationwide), where it’s been for most of the past eight months. Stay informed, thinking and smiling every single Tuesday & Thursday — and there is NO offseason. Click or download above. It’s fun, free and easy. Enjoy!

Demar Dotson Special Guest; Talks Bucs History W/ Ira — Schiano, Freeman, Bowers, Jameis, Penn, Raheem, Old School Vs. “New Age Mentality,” Cherilus, Challenging Evans & More

Thursday, May 31st, 2018

A super fun and informative change of pace today on the Ira Kaufman Podcast. The headline says it all. And if you’ve been a hardcore Bucs fan for the past 10 years, you’ll really love it. Click play above or tune in at iTunes, Google Play or Podbean.com. Find the Ira Kaufman Podcast ranked on the Google Play podcast “Top Charts” (all genres nationwide), where it’s been for most of the past eight months. Stay informed, thinking and smiling every single Tuesday & Thursday — and there is NO offseason. Click or download above. It’s fun, free and easy. Enjoy!

Joel Glazer Praises GM For Extreme Preparation

Wednesday, May 30th, 2018

“Smooth, Jason, smooth. Wish you were around in ’04.”

Last week, Buccaneers co-chairman Joel Glazer was talking draft with the sage of Tampa Bay sports, JoeBucsFan.com columnist Ira Kaufman. (more…)

Vinny Curry’s Message To Bucs Fans

Monday, May 28th, 2018

New Bucs defensive end/defensive tackle Vinny Curry wants you to know something and Joe is the messenger. (more…)

Ira Talks Tuesday Team Glazer Chat In Atlanta, Owners Meetings Nuggets, Rule Changes, Mike Evans Scrutiny & Much More

Thursday, May 24th, 2018

Fresh off a road trip to chat with Team Glazer and learn more about the Jameis Winston investigation, Ira Kaufman is back from the NFL Owners Meetings in Atlanta to share. Click play above or tune in at iTunes, Google Play or Podbean.com. Find the Ira Kaufman Podcast ranked on the Google Play podcast “Top Charts” (all genres nationwide), where it’s been for most of the past eight months. Stay informed, thinking and smiling every single Tuesday & Thursday — and there is NO offseason. Click or download above. It’s fun, free and easy. Enjoy!

Joel Glazer: Jason Always Talks About Attitude

Thursday, May 24th, 2018

“You feelin’ it, Glazer. You like that?”

On Tuesday, Buccaneers co-chairman Joel Glazer was hangin’ with the sage of Tampa Bay sports, JoeBucsFan.com columnist Ira Kaufman, and the chatter turned to the Tampa Bay offseason. (more…)

Clear Attitude Shift By Bucs Coaches

Friday, May 18th, 2018

Joe cannot express how many times NFL coaches at this time of year won’t discuss the previous season. They’re not going there. Page turned. Old news.

Not this year. (more…)

Bucs Linebackers Coach Mark Duffner Joins The Ira Kaufman Podcast!! Plus Ira Carves Up Mike Smith’s Comments, Talks Vernon Hargreaves Future, Carlton Davis Plan & Much More

Thursday, May 17th, 2018

Forty-four years coaching college and NFL football makes Bucs linebackers coach Mark Duffner a man worth listening to. He is today’s special guest on the Ira Kaufman Podcast, and there’s plenty more from Ira on Wednesday’s media session with Mike Smith and more. Click play above or dial up the Ira Kaufman Podcast at iTunes, Google Play or Podbean.com. Ranked on the Google Play podcast “Top Charts” for SEVEN consecutive months (all genres nationwide), the podcast keeps you informed, thinking and smiling every single Tuesday & Thursday — and there is NO offseason. Click or download above. It’s fun — free and easy, too. Enjoy!

“Obviously, He’s The Best Player On Our Defense”

Wednesday, May 16th, 2018

Defensive coordinator Mike Smith was guarded in his chat session today with Joe and local media.

Smith often takes a CEO-style public approach, especially when compared to Dirk Koetter and some Bucs assistant coaches. (more…)

Jason Licht Is Not Finished

Monday, May 14th, 2018

BY IRA KAUFMAN

There’s more work to be done.

The draft is over and the free-agent market has been depleted, but I’m not convinced the Bucs are ready to compete with the big boys of the NFC South without a few additions. (more…)

Another Conduct Investigation For The NFL

Thursday, May 10th, 2018

Looks like it’s back of the line for the Bucs — again.

News broke nationally yesterday of the 22-year-old heinous rape accusation — followed by an arrest and an indictment — leveled against Lions head coach Matt Patricia. (more…)