Archive for the ‘Recent Posts’ Category

Dion Lewis Wants Pricey Pact

Friday, February 16th, 2018

Popular free agent target.

The Bucs need to beef up the running back unit, there is no question. And a lot of Bucs fans would like Dion Lewis. (more…)

Screw Checkdowns!

Friday, February 16th, 2018

Hates punts.

The thing that used to drive Joe wild when Mike Glennon was a rookie starter was when, say, it was third-and-eight, Glennon had a habit of throwing to receivers five yards short of the chains. (more…)

Donovan Smith: Ticket Hawker

Thursday, February 15th, 2018

The Bucs’ left tackle is a very wise young man. (more…)

More Data Backing Jameis, Olympic Fun, A Return To Good Taste & More

Thursday, February 15th, 2018

Week 24 of The Free Stretch with Bobby Fenton is sizzling on the JoeBucsFan.com Podcast Network, as Bobby transitions away from football season — mostly. The podcast is there for you on iTunes and Google PlayListen or download above. Always fun and insightful.

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Bobby (@bobbygameday) has hosted The Free Stretch on a variety of platforms and Tampa Bay area radio stations over the years dating back to 2006, and has also done a national show on Sporting News Radio.

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Ira Talks Bucs Dysfunction, Line Decisions, Center Stage, Bidding Wars, Dangerous Licht Dynamics, Saquon Barkley, Romantic Baked Potato, And Much More

Thursday, February 15th, 2018

The clock is ticking on free agency and the pressure is rising quickly on the Bucs’ fragile regime. Sage Ira Kaufman is swinging a big stick in this fresh episode with Joe. Dive in here, or enjoy at iTunes, Google Play or Podbean.com. Ranked on the Google Play podcast “Top Charts” for 3 1/2 consecutive months (all genres nationwide), the Ira Kaufman Podcast keeps you informed and entertained every Tuesday & Thursday — and there is NO offseason. Click or download above. It’s fun — free and easy, too. Enjoy!

The Cornerback Dilemma

Thursday, February 15th, 2018

Critical piece of offseason puzzle.

In a perfect world, the Bucs would not be in a holding pattern thanks to stud corner Brent Grimes. (more…)

Mystifying Money Flush On Jay Hayes

Thursday, February 15th, 2018

Absolutely defensive line coach Jay Hayes was fired after receiving a 2018 contract extension a small handful of weeks ago. (more…)

Jason Licht Claims Power Loss

Thursday, February 15th, 2018

So are we to believe that Team Glazer, general manager Jason Licht and the most powerful Buccaneers officials have no power to influence the official investigation into Jameis Winston for allegedly crotch-grabbing a female Uber driver? (more…)

Keep Fitz

Thursday, February 15th, 2018

Bucs have a better backup.

Yes, Bucs fans, the Mike Glennon Mob is alive and well. (more…)

Leading The League

Thursday, February 15th, 2018

Haters gonna hate.

Who said Jameis regressed last year? (more…)

2-For-1 Free Agency Fix On The Offensive Line

Wednesday, February 14th, 2018

Ira Kaufman is the most revered sports personality and writer 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 hear Ira on SiriusXM Mad Dog Radio Wednesdays during football season, and see him now on Mondays and Fridays at 10:30 p.m. on Spectrum Sports 360. Ira also is part of the FOX-13 Tailgate Sunday and enjoys beet salads, Riesling, Chiefs victories and needling Joe.

BY IRA KAUFMAN

The Bucs don’t waste a lot of time acknowledging their mistakes.

And yes, there’s been a few.

Once it became clear that Anthony Collins, Michael Johnson and Bruce Carter weren’t the answer, they were dispatched. When Roberto Aguayo gave Buc fans agita with each errant FG try, he was dumped. (more…)

“You Can’t Live That Way”

Wednesday, February 14th, 2018

Frank words for Mike Smith.

It’s almost like Joe’s having flashbacks of the nightmare that was the Lovie Smith era. (more…)

Paying & Ranking Mike Evans

Wednesday, February 14th, 2018

Trending up or down?

Mike Evans will enjoy his hard-earned, Lotto-like $13 million+ salary this season and be very happy in the process. (more…)

Silence Of The Line

Wednesday, February 14th, 2018

Former Bucs defensive line coach Jay Hayes was in the mix when Kwon Alexander (far left) and Robert Ayers barked at each other in the final seconds of the Bucs’ win over the Jets. (Image courtesy of CBS Sports.)

Joe gave it four days.

The silence hasn’t broken. (more…)

The Bucs And Johnathan Joseph

Wednesday, February 14th, 2018

Solid veteran.

Beggars cannot be choosers. (more…)

Bucs Uncensored Returns Monday; Catch Up On Recent Episodes At iTunes Or Podbean

Wednesday, February 14th, 2018

The 2017 season is completely in the rearview mirror (almost) and Bucs Uncensored host The Commish, Justin Pawlowski, (@CommishOnline) is totally dialed in to positive change and vibes. The Commish unifies Bucs fans (Stick Carriers!) in every corner of the universe every Monday and Wednesday right here. You can be a part of the action. Just email a 90-second-or-less audio blast to [email protected] Listen above or subscribe on iTunes right here, or at Podbean.com. Justin’s work is not influenced by JoeBucsFan.com. Joe just thinks it’s very, very, very special. **CAUTION: some R-RATED language!** 

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Hurt The Bucs

Wednesday, February 14th, 2018

Direct criticism.

This is not a list any player needs to be on. (more…)

Can The Bucs Cure A “Cancer?”

Wednesday, February 14th, 2018

Talented headcase.

The pass rush of the Bucs is godawful but can the team be this desperate? (more…)