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Phillip Dorsett In Round 3?

Saturday, April 18th, 2015

DorsettThe pride of St. Petersburg, former Bucs quarterback and current Yahoo! Sports NFL analyst Shaun King, sees Tampa Bay looking to get more explosive on Day 2 of the draft. (more…)

Don’t Miss Joe’s Draft Party!

Saturday, April 18th, 2015


Can you tell Joe is excited for his draft party at Pete & Shorty’s?

Aside from cool giveaways, (Hmm, wonder what one of those might be?) the Bud Light girls are confirmed, and some monster TV screens are being rolled in. There’s indoor/outdoor covered seating. And one of Joe’s favorite ex-Bucs will be there and available to fans. (More on that next week).

Stay tuned, very soon you’ll be able to score a V.I.P seat right here.


Doug Martin’s Last Year?

Saturday, April 18th, 2015

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Last year, the Bucs declined the dreaded fifth-year option on defensive end Adrian Clayborn, which was a blunt way to say, “Since you are from Missouri, show me and we will re-sign you after the season.” (more…)

Better Than Bridgewater?

Saturday, April 18th, 2015
Does Lovie Smith see what Chris Simms does?

Does Lovie Smith see what Chris Simms does?

The trade-down crowd is growing and getting louder. Joe finds these folks to be out of their minds, in most cases.

They’re usually fueled by Jameis Winston fear, and a belief that on-paper draft picks are the key to everything. (more…)

B+ On George Johnson Trade

Saturday, April 18th, 2015

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Joe senses the Bucs may go offensive line in the second round of the draft, or at least with their second pick (moving back into the first-round is always possible). (more…)

Exact Preseason Kickoff Times/Dates Finalized

Saturday, April 18th, 2015

fans2Only 121 more days!

Yes, that’s when your beloved Bucs will take the field again. (more…)

Terrible YAC

Saturday, April 18th, 2015
Zero yards after a catch on touchdown throws last year for Mike Glennon.

Zero yards after a catch on touchdown throws for Mike Glennon.

You want to know why the Bucs are on the cusp of drafting burgeoning star quarterback Jameis Winston?

You want to know why the Bucs may have given up on Mike Glennon? (more…)

Jameis Watch: NIKE Signs Jameis

Friday, April 17th, 2015

jameis 1215Crab-legs-stealing, BB-gun-shooting, obscenity-hollering, Heisman-Trophy-winning, former national champion Jameis Winston, the pride of Florida State University, continues to look like a much better quarterback prospect than Mike Glennon.

It’s Joe’s daily nugget on the Jameis Watch, celebrating the best quarterback ever to wear No. 5 in the state of Florida. (more…)

“That’s Always Been My Life”

Friday, April 17th, 2015
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The new Bucs DE opens up

Some young players take their first load of big cash and stop trying their best.

Don’t worry about new Bucs defensive end George Johnson going that route. (more…)

The New Bucs Order

Friday, April 17th, 2015

lovie and lichtYou want to know exactly what ammunition the Bucs have entering the draft? (more…)

“Stick Them In There And Leave Them In There”

Friday, April 17th, 2015

LoviesadA seven-year starter on the Buccaneers offensive line, Ian Beckles (1990-1996) knows a thing or two about the subject of O-line play and development.

Yesterday, he offered a strong take on the aftermath of the Buccaneers’ 2015 draft. (more…)

One Buc Palace Not Moved By Suit Vs. Winston

Friday, April 17th, 2015

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Yesterday, the legal version of tax day came, the civil lawsuit against Jameis Winston by the same woman from the same alleged incident that Winston has been cleared of by four investigations and hearings.

Anyone who didn’t see this coming literally had his head in the sand or was living under a rock for the past two years. (more…)

Sunshine State Buccaneers

Friday, April 17th, 2015

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When the Bucs were the beast of the NFC, their romping, stomping best, kicking offenses to the curb left and right, the team was loaded with stud players from Florida. (more…)

Morning Cup Of Joe From

Friday, April 17th, 2015

hooters 0110Start your day with the Morning Cup of Joe from And don’t forget to visit for the 2015 calendar, amazing videos, pictures and cool gifts. It’s Joe’s second favorite website.

Bucs news forthcoming.

Hey Scott Frost, if you are tired of “stupid” questions about your offense from NFL folks interested in drafting your quarterbacks, how about running some pro-style sets to help your QBs’ draft status, or are you just incapable without a gimmick offense? [The Oregonian]

Uh, oh. Rex Ryan going after sacred cow Tom Brady. [BSPN]

Johnny Football will be a better man. [CBS Sports]

SI swimsuit models play hockey against… what is Joe typing? Who the hell cares who they are playing against. [TheBigLead]

Apparently, MLB still cannot figure out if the Cubs tampered with Merlot Joe. [RaysIndex]


Playing Follow The Leader

Thursday, April 16th, 2015

New Bucs DE George Johnson opens up about Gerald McCoy

Lovie Smith was clear at the NFL Owners Meetings in Phoenix, Gerald McCoy is “the face of franchise.”

Even the newest Buccaneer knows that. He’s already talked about how he’ll be playing follow McCoy — for the second time in his career. (more…)

Bucs Cannot Stop With Johnson

Thursday, April 16th, 2015

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Yes, the Bucs got a defensive end this week, a guy former Super Bowl-winning general manager, Hall of Fame-elect and current NFL talking head Bill Polian thinks is a rising solid player. (more…)

D.J. Humphries In Round 2?

Thursday, April 16th, 2015


The Bucs need a left tackle, but the problem is they won’t be able to draft a slam dunk prospect after selecting a quarterback with the No. 1 overall pick.

And don’t start barking about trading down, Joe’s never seen a left tackle march a team for a game-winning drive. (more…)

Misguided Jason Licht Bashing

Thursday, April 16th, 2015

LichtmugYou want to rip the Bucs’ general manager for offseason decisions last year that set the team backwards. Fine. Enjoy yourself.

But the blasting of Jason Licht for yesterday’s George Johnson trade is way off base. (more…)