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Spence Deemed “Best Pickup”

Saturday, May 21st, 2016
Lofty expectations this fall from the four-letter.

Lofty expectations from the four-letter.

There were a lot of player acquisitions by Bucs AC/DC-loving general manager Jason Licht this offseason.

But which was the best? (more…)

Warhop Points Finger At Culprits

Saturday, May 21st, 2016
Discusses o-line turnaround.

Discusses o-line turnaround.

Under the bus you go! (more…)

Passing Must Improve “Dramatically”

Friday, May 20th, 2016
Need more points from passing attack.

Bucs OC wants more points from passing attack.

A coach’s job, whether it be an assistant or a head coach, is to help the charges before him improve.

Whether that is learning new techniques or maybe a kick in the rear end or a caring arm around the shoulder, a coach must figure out any and all ways to better his players. (more…)

“He Didn’t Do That With Matt Ryan”

Friday, May 20th, 2016
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Another bold call

Opinionated Florida State icon Jamie Dukes played for the Falcons, works for the Falcons and covers the Falcons.

He always has plenty to say about Dirk Koetter and America’s Quarterback, Jameis Winston. (more…)

Bajakian Liked Hargreaves Pick

Friday, May 20th, 2016
Bucs OC happy for rookie corner.

Bucs quarterbacks coach happy for rookie corner.

Usually, an offensive coach sticks to offense. And, understandably, is selfish and wants offensive players drafted. (more…)

Fixing Mike Evans

Friday, May 20th, 2016
Bucs OC talks Mike Evans.

Bucs OC talks Mike Evans.

Joe hates to be repetitive (but hey, it’s May), but Mike Evans is one of the more gifted receivers in the NFL. His footwork along the sidelines is magical. (more…)

“Much Needed And Refreshing Change To Our Defense”

Friday, May 20th, 2016
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Ronde Barber likes the change at defensive coordinator and says the Bucs have stopped going through the “insanity thing.”

Iconic Buccaneer Ronde Barber, a man who blossomed under the glory days Tampa-2 defense and wore Bucs colors for 17 years, says replacing Mike Smith for Lovie Smith was a damn good move. (more…)

Strange Comments From Todd Monken

Friday, May 20th, 2016
Bucs OC Todd Monken meets the press yesterday.

Bucs OC Todd Monken meets the press yesterday.

When Todd Monken was introduced as the Bucs’ offensive coordinator back in January, he met before the Tampa Bay pen and mic club and could barely contain his excitement about his new job and he had a chance to work with, namely America’s Quarterback, Pro Bowler Jameis Winston. (more…)

Morning Cup Of Joe From HootersCalendar.com

Friday, May 20th, 2016

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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 2016 calendar, amazing videos, pictures and cool gifts. It’s Joe’s second favorite website.

Despite a recent Washington Post poll that shows the vast majority of Native Americans are not offended by the Washington Redskins, white journalists are still offended — and seem equally offended by the poll results. [Washington Post]

Third-day draft picks expected to make noise. [NFL]

Wild video of a Florida cop in the middle of a chase plowing into an untimely car going through an intersection. [FOX13News]

Snakebit Jags: Jalen Ramsey suffers knee injury. [BSPN]

Donald Trump immediately declares the crash of EgyptAir Flight 804 the handiwork of terrorists, long before anyone knows if it was a terrorist act, pilot error or mechanical malfunction. [CNN]

Door slamming. [JoeRaysFan]

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Report: Orlando “Angling” For Bucs Game

Thursday, May 19th, 2016

Yes, Joe has loads of readers throughout the greater Orlando area. The quantity might shock you. However, Joe can’t pretend to be pleased by a new report. (more…)

Ali Marpet Is Healthy Again

Thursday, May 19th, 2016

ali marpet 1103While Ali Marpet’s legendary eating never hit a roadblock, his training did. (more…)

Ronde Barber: Buccaneers’ Scout?

Thursday, May 19th, 2016
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Ronde Barber speaks

Is Ronde Barber a trusted member of general manager Jason Licht’s personnel team? (more…)

Warhop: Bucs OL “Average” In 2015

Thursday, May 19th, 2016
Irked by QB hits.

Irked by QB hits.

Last year the Bucs were tied for fourth-best in the NFL in fewest sacks allowed with 27, and the Bucs were fifth in total rushing yards (2,162). (more…)

Mike James Has An Edge For No. 3 RB

Thursday, May 19th, 2016
Running backs coach Tim Spencer explains

Running backs coach Tim Spencer explains

Regular readers here know Joe is a huge fan of running back Mike James. There’s also another big fan of James, one who will have a major say in him winning the No. 3 running back job this season. (more…)

Getting Physical

Thursday, May 19th, 2016
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Better shape = better fundamentals.

Don’t be surprised to see a new America’s Quarterback, Pro Bowler Jameis Winston, when the regular season kicks off this September (roughly four months away). And it isn’t just his slimmed down physique. (more…)

Afternoon Fun Ahead

Thursday, May 19th, 2016

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Buccaneers offensive assistant coaches are available to Joe and local media today at One Buc Palace.

That means plenty of goodies to share. Take a late lunch and hit up Joe about 1:20 p.m., after you read this mornings fun below.