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Sweezy: Falcons Courted Me In Free Agency

Monday, March 25th, 2019

Joe heard a rare thing on sports radio last week, a J.R. Sweezy interview.

A Pro Bowl alternate for the Seahawks last season, the former Bucs free agent bust guard has a new team. (more…)

Trading Brate Not Smart

Monday, March 25th, 2019

Keep him.

Yesterday, goofball but future Hall of Fame tight end Rob Gronkowski announced his retirement. That leaves the Belicheats down a massive tight end. (more…)

Blasting The Bucs

Monday, March 25th, 2019

Criticized by national typist.

For a moment, Joe thought Brad Gagnon was a Bucs fan. (more…)

Morning Cup Of Joe

Monday, March 25th, 2019

Welcome to your Morning Cup of Joe, an eye-opener to help Joe’s readers ease into their busy workday with a few football links, wacky news and a pleasant distraction. (more…)

Hopeful Changes To Onside Kick And Overtime Rules This Week

Monday, March 25th, 2019

Todd gets the jump on the NFL Owners’ Meetings with thoughts on the proposal to replace the onside kick with an offensive play and his own idea for a two-possession overtime adjustment in this edition of The Todd Wright TODDcast.
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PRESENTED BY*Joe thinks it’s very cool to have Todd Wright here diving back into the kind of thing he was known for nationally. (more…)

Money Not Adding Up For Bucs; Moves Coming?

Sunday, March 24th, 2019

The NFL Draft is a month away but plenty of Bucs change remains in the air right now and “The Commish,” Justin Pawlowski, is all over it. He’s fired up and in midseason form. Bucs Uncensored is always must-listen material. Listen above to the podcast or subscribe along with many thousands of Bucs fans on iTunes right here or at Justin’s work is not influenced by Joe just thinks it’s very, very special. **CAUTION: some R-RATED language!** 

Bucs-Fins May Hold Practices

Sunday, March 24th, 2019

Bucs coach Bruce Arians

UPDATED 6:51 p.m. – The Bucs’ tradition of having joint practices in preseason (which were beneath inept Lovie Smith) with another NFL team likely will continue with Bucco Bruce Arians. (more…)

Big Jameis Coming In 2019

Sunday, March 24th, 2019

Lean Jameis will give way to beefy Jameis

Josh Freeman was best when he was at his biggest, so why not America’s Quarterback, Jameis Winston? (more…)

Jamel Dean & The Bucs

Sunday, March 24th, 2019

General manager Jason Licht has proven to be one of the most fearless GMs in football since taking over in 2014. (more…)

Todd Bowles’ Horrid Jets Defenses

Sunday, March 24th, 2019

Yes, Joe has heard from many smart football people that Bucs defensive coordinator Todd Bowles is a defensive wizard, a brilliant defensive coordinator who can adapt.

Well, then what the heck happened to his Jets defenses? (more…)

Smart To Let Kwon Walk?

Sunday, March 24th, 2019

Not a big loss?

The Bucs defense appears to have a really different look this fall, one Bucs fans haven’t seen in a long time. (more…)

Tired Of Whiffing

Sunday, March 24th, 2019

Bucs GM Jason Licht.

Free agency the past few years has not been kind to the Bucs. The draft has been a bigger success. (more…)

What About C.J. Anderson?

Saturday, March 23rd, 2019

First, Joe has it on superior authority that the Bucs are targeting a running back in this draft, likely a third-down specialist in the middle rounds. (more…)

Bonus Take On That Hit Yanni Gourde Laid On Jordan Staal

Saturday, March 23rd, 2019

We all saw it, and it’s worth a deeper dive. And Tom Lang has that right here, a bonus take after yesterday’s JoeBoltsFan podcast. Don’t forge to visit Bill Currie Ford today, the JoeBoltsFan sponsor all season long! Check them out Go Bolts!

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Bruce Arians Didn’t Lie

Saturday, March 23rd, 2019

Heed his words.

It seems some folks are appalled at how the Bucs handled free agency. What was the team supposed to do with little to no Team Glazer loot to play with? (more…)

Maxed Out

Saturday, March 23rd, 2019

Yes, the Bucs wanted to add quality players in free agency. Who didn’t? (more…)

Trade Grade

Saturday, March 23rd, 2019

Fair value?

The Bucs really did have to unload malcontent wide receiver DeSean Jackon the way he was tearing apart the team. It’s as simple as that. (more…)

Bucs Past Reunited In Oakland

Friday, March 22nd, 2019

“I prepared you well for a special brand of crazy, my son.”

As Joe has written repeatedly for years, you just can’t make this stuff up when it comes to the Bucs — and their former coaches and players. (more…)

Sanders’ “Sweet Spot”

Friday, March 22nd, 2019

Second-day pick?

Joe understands, at least publically, Bucco Bruce Arians really likes Peyton Barber as a key Bucs running back. (more…)