Archive for the ‘Recent Posts’ Category

“Violent Hands”

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

Breakdown, video style!

The way Brian Baldinger described Bucs stud defensive tackle Gerald McCoy, it sounded as if GMC is a felon. (more…)

Enter The JoeBucsFan/Todd Wright/Hooters Fantasy Football Drafts On August 28th Or Sept. 4

Friday, August 18th, 2017

Who wants to play fantasy football and attend a very well run draft by Todd Wright at Hooters?

And play against Joe?

Free entries started last week on The Todd Wright Fantasy Football Podcast.

Just send your name and phone number to [email protected] and feel free to say whether you prefer drafting in St. Pete or Tampa (no guarantee). Invitations/confirmations start this week.

Yes, there are good prizes!

Rave Review; “Minor Mistakes”

Friday, August 18th, 2017

One down

How bout that pride of Hobart, the Division-III left tackle turned stud Bucs right guard turned experimental starting center! (more…)

“He’s Nursing A Couple Of Things That Have Lingered”

Friday, August 18th, 2017


Joe had to laugh.

About five minutes after Dirk Koetter said he wasn’t talking injuries until required by NFL rules when the regular season starts, Koetter unveiled a fresh update on the health of one of his new veterans this afternoon at One Buc Palace. (more…)

Sketchy Update On Demar Dotson’s Groin

Friday, August 18th, 2017

Bad news

UPDATED: 4:44 p.m. – It’s hard not to squirm when your starting, 31-year-old right tackle leaves a preseason game injured. (more…)

Complete Game For Peyton Barber

Friday, August 18th, 2017

Yeah, it was the second half of a preseason game, but running back Peyton Barber sure looked the part last night.  (more…)

Blount Regression, Andrew Luck & Blake Bortles Impact On All Teammates; JoeBucsFan Fantasy League Entry, Keenan Allen & Devin Funchess As No. 2s, And Much More

Friday, August 18th, 2017

Todd’s got plenty going into this weekend for you. First, he needs more owners for the fantasy leagues he is hosting at Tampa Bay Area Hooters locations in Tampa & St. Pete. If you’d like to be an owner, now is the time to send your name, phone number and email address to [email protected]. These leagues are absolutely free and powered by Hooters as well as

Todd’s podcast is full of commentary on Blake Bortles impact on all Jaguars, Andrew Luck’s impact on all Colts, LeGarrette Blount’s touchdown and attitude regression, Ezekiel Elliott’s suspension and the DraftKings pricing for all Week 1 Sunday wide receivers and how it can help you with your season-long draft boards. Todd also had a vision of combining Keenan Allen and Devin Funchess for the perfect WR2…a strange vision, but we’ll let him explain for himself.

The Todd Wright Fantasy Football Podcast has expanded to twice weekly, Mondays and Fridays! …Enjoy it right here and at iTunes and Google Play.

Click above to listen or to download.

Bad Hands Or Just Surprise?

Friday, August 18th, 2017

There’s a simple formula to the editorial process at

Step 1 is as follows: If Joe sees it or hears it, whatever it is, and really finds it interesting and Bucs-related, then it appears on these pages. (more…)

3 Solid As A “Rock” From Bucs-Jags Game, Presented By Pint & Brew

Friday, August 18th, 2017

It’s another Friday all-Bucs video report from Rock Riley. (Yes, the multimedia guru @realrockriley!)

Rock has a look at the standouts from last night’s preseason game. Enjoy! (On Wednesday, Rock went deep on the Bucs with Gene Deckerhoff. That’s linked here.)

3 Solid as a Rock from Bucs Jags game from Rock Riley on Vimeo.

Koetter: Culture Isn’t There Yet

Friday, August 18th, 2017

“”Losing had become too easy.”

Winning head coach Dirk Koetter was heard talking about the Buccaneers’ culture yesterday. (more…)

45 Day Rehab For Doug Martin

Friday, August 18th, 2017

A little more insight into Doug Martin’s journey back to health and football competency was revealed last night. (more…)


Friday, August 18th, 2017

GMC and the boys brought the heat.

It is a beautiful thing, pressure. (more…)

Hargreaves Takes A Step Back

Friday, August 18th, 2017

Rough night

Last year, offensive coordinators leaguewide wanted to target passes toward cornerback Vernon Hargreaves rather than Brent Grimes on the other side of the Bucs defense. (more…)

A Doug Martin Flashback

Friday, August 18th, 2017

Strong night. Strong scrutiny by Chucky.

Despite a dropped pass and limited touches, Doug Martin looked like a No. 1 running back last night for the first time in a long, long time. (more…)

Quick Yank For Chris Baker

Friday, August 18th, 2017

Early exit in Jacksonville

Yes, there is a battle brewing at defensive tackle.

Newcomer big money free agent Chris Baker hasn’t impressed Joe with his on-field performance — practice or games — and after just three snaps with the starters against Jacksonville last night, Baker was pulled. (more…)

Giddy About Beckwith

Friday, August 18th, 2017

Solid game.

There were highs and lows with winning Bucs coach Dirk Koetter last night. (more…)

No Protest, No Punked Episode

Friday, August 18th, 2017

Resting legs.

Protesting the national anthem seems to be a fad spreading like a virus throughout the NFL. And before tonight’s game at Jacksonville, Joe wondered if any Bucs player would jump in the fray. (more…)

It Was Just One Play

Friday, August 18th, 2017


It was the dumbest-arsed play you can imagine. (more…)