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“Oh, Man! Oh, Boy!”

Friday, February 5th, 2016
Guard Ali Marpet used to scare Doug Martin.

Guard Ali Marpet used to scare Doug Martin.

Doug Martin did all kinds of interviews yesterday at the Super Bowl Media Center. Among the most revealing was with the dean of Tampa Bay sports radio, Steve Duemig of WDAE-AM 620. (more…)

Chris Hovan & Ian Beckles Talk Snap Counts

Friday, February 5th, 2016

Like you thought, former Bucs guard Ian Beckles has gone fishing. This time, it’s with former Bucs defensive tackle Chris Hovan.

These former NFL trench dwellers discuss Xs and Os of snap counts.

Ike Taylor Talks To Joe

Friday, February 5th, 2016
Former Steelers cornerback talks Bucs.

Former Steelers cornerback talks Bucs.

Roaming around the Super Bowl media center talking to NFL types about the Bucs, Joe ran across Super Bowl winner Ike Taylor. Now working for the man’s channel at the NFL Network, Taylor offered Joe a few takes on what his eyes tell him about the Bucs. (more…)

Star Lotulelei Talks Bucs

Friday, February 5th, 2016
Stinking Panthers DT Star Lotulelei gives his takes on Bucs players.

Stinking Panthers DT Star Lotulelei gives his takes on Bucs players.

The cool thing about having an NFC South rival in the Super Bowl is that Joe got a lot of feedback about the Bucs from the Stinking Panthers at Super Bowl Opening Night. One such player was stud defensive tackle Star Lotulelei. (more…)

Morning Cup Of Joe From HootersCalendar.com

Friday, February 5th, 2016

Start your day with the Morning Cup of Joe from HootersCalendar.com. And don’t forget to visit HootersCalendar.com for the 2016 calendar, amazing videos, pictures and cool gifts. It’s Joe’s second favorite website.

Bucs news forthcoming.

If this investigation is accurate, Peyton Manning’s hired handlers bankrolled thugs to intimidate sources in the Al Jazeera roids story. So much for the “aw-shucks” quarterback poster boy. Oh, wait. [Washington Post]

There is a goat rapist on the loose in Florida. [WJHG

Joe doesn’t get all the whining about Kenny Stabler who was found to have CTE. Memo to football haters: Stabler didn’t die of CTE; he died of cancer. [New York Times]

Robot invented to harass telemarketers. [WTSP]

Jerry Rice puzzled by the retirement of Calvin Johnson. [NFL]

John Elway literally missed out on a fortune. [BSPN]

Sad TV news item that crops up all too frequently. If you don’t know anything about sports, please allow some fellow producer to take over who actually knows sports. [Busted Coverage]

Donald Trump claims the media is forcing Marco Rubio upon America. [Boston Herald]

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Doug Martin Goes National, Talks Koetter, Lovie, “Sponge” Jameis & More

Thursday, February 4th, 2016

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So what’s a good way to pressure your team to give you a fat new contract?

Embrace the media and try to look like a very attractive guy on the national stage. (more…)

Selective Trash Talker Mike Evans

Thursday, February 4th, 2016
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A Mike Evans foe weighs in

Wait a minute. Mike Evans likes to boast on his Buccaneers Radio Network show about his trash talk prowess. (more…)

Michael Clayton: Passing Instructor

Thursday, February 4th, 2016

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So it seems everyone connected to football promotes something for the Super Bowl (people calling the Super Bowl “the big game” is about the cheesiest thing Joe has ever heard. Only non-sports fans pretending they are sports fans would stoop to something so ridiculous). (more…)

“There’s Always A Joke”

Thursday, February 4th, 2016
"Did you hear the one about the defensive head coach with a dreadful defense?"

“Did you hear the one about the defensive head coach with a dreadful defense?”

Remember when Vincent Jackson talked about turning practice huddles into 30-second dance parties? (more…)

Jared Allen Discusses Donovan Smith

Thursday, February 4th, 2016
Stinking Panthers DE Jared Allen has praise for Bucs LT Donovan Smith.

Stinking Panthers DE Jared Allen has praise for Bucs LT Donovan Smith.

Joe can smell it coming. Bucs fans always have to have a player to hate. Usually it is some stiff (Myron Lewis springs to mind). (more…)

Joe Is Live At The Super Bowl

Thursday, February 4th, 2016

2016 Media Day

After following all things Bucs at the Pro Bowl Hawaii, Joe is live in San Francisco attending all kinds of Super Bowl events and happenings.

As always, Joe will be talking all things Bucs with loads of NFL movers and shakers, and players — and sharing with you this week and through the month.

Morning Cup Of Joe From HootersCalendar.com

Thursday, February 4th, 2016

Start your day with the Morning Cup of Joe from HootersCalendar.com. And don’t forget to visit HootersCalendar.com for the 2016 calendar, amazing videos, pictures and cool gifts. It’s Joe’s second favorite website.

Bucs news forthcoming.

Joe is chagrin. Crackhead Bob died. Outside of Stuttering John, Crackhead Bob was Joe’s favorite Howard Stern whackpack member. Fred the Elephant Boy is pretty good too. Here is Crackhead Bob’s best moment. [New York Daily News]

John Madden still hasn’t fully recovered from a heart procedure and won’t be able to take part in any Super Bowl activities. [San Jose Mercury News]

Florida woman busted for stealing clothes and urinating on them in the store. [Black Sports Online]

Brandon Marshall wants nothing to do with Colin Kaepernick on the Jets. [NFL]

Joe’s favorite singer, David Lee Roth, is a man of the people. He drinks Budweiser. God bless him! Joe’s kind of guy, Joe’s kind of beer. Roth is a man’s man. [Van Halen News Desk]

Donald Trump believes Grandpa Lewis rigged the Iowa Caucus. [USA Today]

Was Rays pitcher Chris Archer flirting with a local cutie meteorologist? [Twitter]

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2016 Preseason Games Won’t Leave Tampa

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016

jameis beamingUpgrades to the Stadium on Dale Mabry Highway will not drive the Buccaneers’ preseason out of town, as was originally planned. (more…)

Bucs Raise Ticket Prices, Still Rank Among NFL’s Least Expensive Ticket

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016

cheerleadersweatyBreathe easy, season ticket holders. You’re not getting screwed. (more…)

Waking The Mike Glennon Mob

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016
Is there no market for backup QB Mike Glennon?.

Is there no market for backup QB Mike Glennon?

It is odd to Joe, this Mike Glennon predicament.

Here is a guy that has played better than some NFL starters in his brief professional career, yet there are teams inclined to sign career losers for reasons Joe cannot explain. (more…)