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Louis Murphy Returns

Monday, October 17th, 2016


Eleven months after ACL surgery, Louis Murphy was back on the practice field this morning. (more…)

No McCoy, Martin Or Ayers Seen At Practice

Monday, October 17th, 2016

McCoyright2Rough morning for the optimists. (more…)

Drop No. 8 Awarded

Monday, October 17th, 2016
Moves into a tie for second place

Moves into a tie for second place

The NFL does NOT provide official stats on drops. Unreliable stat-geek outfits do, but Joe doesn’t trust their data.

So Joe entered 2016 determined to study Bucs film and chronicle every drop and possible drop in order to avoid confusion. (more…)

Far Too Long

Monday, October 17th, 2016
Can the Bucs pass defense dial back to the e glory days?

Can the Bucs pass defense dial back to the glory days?

The pass defense of the Bucs has been terribly woeful the past couple of years.

In fact, a common NFL stat hasn’t been accomplished since the administration of former Bucs commander Greg Schiano. (more…)

Vegas Favors Bucs At San Francisco

Monday, October 17th, 2016

GM of a 3-3 team?

Even the Las Vegas wiseguys think the Bucs will up their record to 3-3 before returning to the Stadium on Dale Mabry Highway for a three-game homestand. (more…)

PODCAST: Great Bye-Week News

Monday, October 17th, 2016


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Joe hopes you enjoy the Monday, Wednesday and Saturday fun from “The Commish,” Justin Pawlowski. (@CommishOnline) The former voice on the Buccaneers Radio Network, WDAE-AM 620, and 98.7 FM now has a new home to share his unbridled and intelligent brand of Bucs analysis. Download Justin’s podcast on iTunes right here.

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Playoff Percentage

Monday, October 17th, 2016


No, the Bucs offense didn’t look anything close to that of a playoff team in last week’s ugly win over the Stinking Panthers.

But hey, the Steelers looked gruesome against the lowly Dolphins yesterday and no one believes the Steelers are a walking bag of garbage all of a sudden. (more…)

Struggling Jameis

Monday, October 17th, 2016
Ugly numbers.

Ugly numbers.

Yes, Joe understands Bucs coach Dirk Koetter went on the offensive recently defending America’s Quarterback, Pro Bowler Jameis Winston. (more…)

Morning Cup Of Joe From

Monday, October 17th, 2016

hooters-1017Start your day with the Morning Cup of Joe from And don’t forget to visit for the 2016 calendar, amazing videos, pictures and cool gifts. It’s Joe’s second favorite website.

Purdue fired Darrell Fazell yesterday. He had the worst B1G winning percentage of any Purdue coach since the B1G was founded in 1896. His last win? On the road against Lovie Smith’s Fighting Illini. [Twitter]

Quit whining about the length of games. [TheBigLead]

In case you missed it, the Las Vegas Raiders came a step closer to reality. [NFL]

Is Jerry Jones beginning to waffle on who his starting quarterback is? [CBS Sports]

Favorite Halloween candy by state. [Twitter]

Safest places in the world to survive World War III. Guam sort of seems more desirable than Kansas City. [The Sun]

Google launches fact check feature. [BBC]

Donald Trump vows to take a drug test before next debate so long as Teflon Hillary agrees as well. [The Hill]

The avalanche of damning Teflon Hillary e-mails still flows yet she continues to skate. [ABC News]


Answering The Big Vs. Small Challenge

Sunday, October 16th, 2016
Harcore Xs and Os blessings

Harcore Xs and Os blessings

Don’t blame Panthers backup QB Derek Anderson for two interceptions against the Bucs, explains a noted NFL film guru. (more…)

Koetter: Absolutely No Slump For Jameis

Sunday, October 16th, 2016

jameis 0811Happy bye-week Sunday! Joe has fresh chatter from Dirk Koetter.

Did you really think Joe would take a day off? (more…)

Sunday, October 16th, 2016

Remember to visit the new It’s the first-cousin site of manned by esteemed Pro Football Hall of Fame selector and voter Howard Balzer, a veteran of all forms of media and a regular voice heard on SiriusXM NFL Radio.


Balzer is a true expert on all things NFL, one of the very best in the business. Enjoy plenty from Howard and the Sports Xchange.

Brent Grimes And Picks

Sunday, October 16th, 2016
Getting the job done.

Getting the job done.

Joe knew it was coming a couple of weeks ago and it did.

Bucs fans were awfully grumpy when Aqib Talib and the Broncos came to town and once again started beating their favorite piñata, former Bucs rock star general manager Mark Dominik. (more…)

Pro Bowler Mike Evans?

Sunday, October 16th, 2016
Strong season through five weeks.

Strong season through five weeks.

Yes, Joe is on a campaign to get the hero of Hobart College, Ali Marpet, into the Pro Bowl played at Orlando in a few months. (more…)

Koetter Hopeful All Injured Bucs Return Vs. 49ers

Saturday, October 15th, 2016


Now this should get your blood flowing on a Saturday. (more…)