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Jackson Played Like He Was Sick

Sunday, December 10th, 2017
DeSean Jackson

Played (like he was) ill.

Bucs fans are sick of America’s Quarterback, Pro Bowler Jameis Winston, not connecting with DeSean Jackson. (more…)

Starting Doug Martin Was Senseless

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

Shameful decision

Dirk Koetter is the same head coach who sat Doug Martin last year when he was healthy and ready to play with the season and playoffs on the line in New Orleans on Christmas Eve. (more…)

Koetter Addresses “Grumors”

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

“Ed, this Dirk Koetter is a class act, you know?”

With every Tampa Bay loss that mounts, so too do rumors grow that Chucky will be coaching the Bucs next season. (more…)

What An Edge Rush Does

Sunday, December 10th, 2017


One team today had an edge rush. The other team dreams about an edge rush the way many red-bloodied American men dream about Rachel Watson. (more…)

There Should Be Friction

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

Should be PO’ed.

So, earlier today, Ian Rapoport had a report on NFL Network that there is growing friction between America’s Quarterback, Pro Bowler Jameis Winston, and Bucs coach Dirk Koetter. (more…)

Last Place Locked Up

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

Six out of nine seasons since Chucky was fired, the Buccaneers have owned the NFC South basement. (more…)

Poor Lavonte David

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

Lavonte David tied a Buccaneers record today, and it’s not for most losses endured by a fantastic starting linebacker. (more…)

Wasting Weapons

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

Four catches for Mike Evans over the past two games is nearly as inexcusable as Doug Martin getting the start today. (more…)

Lions 24, Buccaneers 21

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

Photo courtesy of Tampa Bay Buccaneers

How about your pass-rush-free, comeback Buccaneers!

They showed heart and guile and grit again but found a way to lose and drop their home record to 3-3 this season.

Matthew Stafford, bad hand and all, managed to complete 82 percent of his passes. EIGHTY-TWO!


Buccaneers-Lions, Open Thread

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

Comment during the Lions-Bucs game with fired up, passionate and usually well-reasoned Tampa Bay fans. Fun!

Direct personal attacks at everything Detroit, not each other (Joe’s filters are watching.)

Enjoy! Joe will be firing away after the game and into the night, including insightful Ira Kaufman’s 10 Takeaways.

Go Bucs!!

Friction Between Koetter, Jameis?

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

Reported rift between coach, QB.

Is this the beginning of the end? (more…)

Unanimous Victory Call

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

More than just one game

Many keen Bucs observers are predicting victory today against the 6-6 Lions, even though Detroit is fighting for its playoff life and routinely puts up a lot of points.

Joe imagines Team Glazer expects the same. (more…)

Sunday At Abe’s Place!!!!

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

Nothing soothes your Bucs pain like a great day of watching NFL football at Abe’s Place in Clearwater. The food is A+ and the tremendous beer selection is ice cold. (Joe would love to buy you one of those at halftime Sunday. Just ask!)

Come on out. And check out Abe’s awesome menu by clicking above or below.

Hurt Stafford = Bad Stafford

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

Streak of 108 straight starts in jeopardy.

We probably won’t know for sure if Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford will start until the active rosters are announced 90 minutes before kickoff later this morning. (more…)

Report: Stafford Expected To Start

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

Status update.

A guy with the cell phone numbers of the power brokers of the NFL has the latest on Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford. (more…)

Gameday Tampa Bay

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

Game 13

Lions (6-6) at Bucs (4-8)

Kickoff: 1 p.m.

It’s The (Rotten) Defense

Saturday, December 9th, 2017


Joe was looking at some information and it hit him like an empty beer bottle to the grill. (more…)

Bucs Are Lethal After Turnovers

Saturday, December 9th, 2017


Dirk Koetter easily can answer the question, what are the Bucs good at? (more…)