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Chip Pushing Kermit Whitfield

Thursday, January 19th, 2017
Kermit Whitfield hopes speed kills in the NFL.

Kermit Whitfield hopes speed kills in the NFL.

Once upon a time, it seemed Florida State had a true, scary weapon in Kermit Whitfield. (more…)

Filling Critical Need Dicey At No. 19

Thursday, January 19th, 2017
Is a snowstorm in Tampa more likely than Corey Davis slipping to No. 19?

Is a snowstorm in Tampa more likely than Corey Davis slipping to No. 19?

A dude walking around with a white cane can see the Bucs need skill position players (plural) at wide receiver and running back. But can the Bucs bank on an impact rookie being there at No. 19? (more…)

Morning Cup Of Joe From HootersCalendar.com

Thursday, January 19th, 2017

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Start your day with the Morning Cup of Joe from HootersCalendar.com. And don’t forget to visit HootersCalendar.com for the 2017 calendar, amazing videos, pictures and cool gifts. It’s Joe’s second favorite website.

Seems football has much bigger fish to fry than concussions much less spinal injuries: Players dying and being hospitalized from overexertion are soaking. [CBS Sports]

Fans in the seats means little to the overall financial health of NFL franchises and scenes of fans filling a stadium are not much more than props for TV. [theMMQB]

Antonio Brown refused to answer a question if he has a contract to work for Facebook. [PFT]

This was the Bucs three years ago: Browns debating internally between Jimmy Garoppolo and Tyrod Taylor. Yes, really. [TheBigLead]

How inflated are the defensive stats of the Dixie Chicks from playing against lousy offenses? [NFL]

Was/is hot Megyn Kelly overrated? Her hairdo sure as hell is. [Yahoo! News]

People who curse are honest. [The Telegraph]

Cops locate stolen car through SiriusXM receiver. [WTSP]

California: Hive of anarchists. [New York Times]

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Draft Guru

Wednesday, January 18th, 2017
"Jason, please don't scout any long-snappers this winter and we're all good."

“Jason, please don’t scout any long-snappers this winter and we’re all good.”

Yeah, it is fair to say Bucs AC/DC-loving general manager Jason Licht goofed up in trading up into the second round to draft a shaky kicker.

Joe loved the bold move but it seemed misplaced. Upon further research, it appears to be a rare draft blunder by Licht. (more…)

Data Says Wait On A Running Back

Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

jason licht 0229Joe isn’t much of a stats guy, but legitimate, objective data is fantastic.

And that’s why Joe keeps track of Jaguars co-owner Tony Khan on social media. (more…)

Lovie The QB Guru?

Wednesday, January 18th, 2017
"I know quarterbacks... except for that guy I cut in Chicago."

“I know quarterbacks… except for that guy I cut in Chicago.”

No, former Bucs head coach Lovie Smith did not do a good job when he guided Tampa Bay. In fact, he did a horrible job. (more…)

The Mike Smith Knocks Keep Coming

Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

MikeSmith2Yes, the Falcons canned Dirk Koetter and Mike Smith two years ago and will return to the NFC Championship game on Sunday.

That’s got to be a bit of an ego stomp on the new Bucs leaders. (more…)

PODCAST: Draft Look – Offense

Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

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Hargreaves All-Rookie

Wednesday, January 18th, 2017
He can ball.

He can ball.

Not very often but certainly weekly, Joe gets a Twitter from a Bucs fans who would rather have E.J. Biggers at corner than Vernon Hargreaves. (more…)

Early Signs Point To Unpredictablity

Wednesday, January 18th, 2017
Guessing game.

Guessing game.

As Joe has stated, the week of the East-West Shrine Game for Joe marks the beginning of draft season. (more…)

Morning Cup Of Joe From HootersCalendar.com

Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

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Start your day with the Morning Cup of Joe from HootersCalendar.com. And don’t forget to visit HootersCalendar.com for the 2017 calendar, amazing videos, pictures and cool gifts. It’s Joe’s second favorite website.

NFL Network now the second-most watched sports network on cable. [Sports Business Daily]

Dumb cluck Antonio Brown gets raked over the coals in public by Mike Tomlin and Ben Roethlisberger. [TheBigLead]

Raiders employees (including players) could see as much as a 26 percent net income growth (without a raise) due to lesser taxes and lower cost of living from a move to Las Vegas. [SI]

If anyone doesn’t think Deshaun Watson is a first round pick, Dabo Swinney wants them unemployed. [NFL]

There may not be a Los Angeles Chargers, which would be very sad and cement Dean Spanos as a complete and total asshat. [PFT]

How reality TV has infiltrated the NFL playoffs. [Washington Post]

This is like a Three Stooges flick where they are chasing kegs of beer down the hill: A giant spool of wire rolls down an interstate against oncoming traffic. [YouTube]

Is Google scared of Donald Trump? [CNBC]

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Most Improved Pass Defense

Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
"How did you do that Smitty?"

“How did you do that, Smitty?”

Last year the Bucs were beyond woeful in pass defense.

This past season? Pretty good. (more…)

Jimmy Graham And The Bucs

Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
Coming home to the NFC South?

Coming home to the NFC South?

Gotta love the rumblings out of Seattle and what they mean to Bucs fans who like to dream big this time of year. (more…)

How Good Was The D-Line Coaching?

Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
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Body of work raises questions

When the Bucs hired former Bengals defensive line coach Jay Hayes, it was billed as a major coup because of Hayes’ reputation and resumé. (more…)

Jameis Winston: “… You Probably Don’t Need To Be In The Locker Room”

Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
Clear messaging

Clear messaging

America’s Quarterback, Jameis Winston, loves to talk about family. His Bucs are all about family, according to Jameis, it’s family, family, family.

But what does that really mean? (more…)