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Shut Yer Yap!

Monday, July 18th, 2016
Don't complain to Mike Smith.

Don’t complain to Mike Smith.

Until the Bucs check in at One Buc Palace to report for training camp, Joe will try to get in the mind of defensive coordinator Mike Smith.

Joe will regularly deliver excerpts and/or highlights from Smith’s book, “You Win in the Locker Room,” available on Google Play and iTunes. (more…)

Do Training Camp In Style With Free Lunch

Tuesday, July 26th, 2016

July 30 and July 31 will feature your Buccaneers in pads practicing real football for the first time all summer.

Watch them at One Buc Palace via a chauffeured luxury minibus and enjoy the best damn lunch around. Grab your seat at TrainingCampExpress.com.

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Morning Cup Of Joe From HootersCalendar.com

Monday, July 18th, 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.

Bet you can’t do what Matt Stafford’s wife can do. Wonder if “Hops” Brent Grimes can pull this off? [Instagram]

Seems former Bucs safety Tanard Jackson is in trouble again. [Twitter]

Top offensive linemen (rankings!). [NFL]

The animals of ISIS gruesomely tortured some of the victims of the Bataclan massacre in an attempt to produce a recruiting video. These are the kind of demented savages we are dealing with. [Daily Mail]

Redskins apparently not convinced Kirk Cousins is the guy. Apparently, they don’t like that (enough). [BSPN]

The behind-the-scenes how and why Donald Trump chose Mike Pence as a running mate. [Fortune]

West Virginia lawmaker wants a public hanging for Hillary in Washington, D.C. for “treason, murder, and crimes against the US Constitution… ” [CBS News]

Plain and simple, unless the Rays embrace the need for offense, they will very much be a doormat outfit. [JoeRaysFan]

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Vincent Jackson And The “Bang 8”

Sunday, July 17th, 2016

VincentJacksonA little history lesson here of particular interest to Vincent Jackson fans. (more…)

Lovie: Lavonte Is Best In The Game

Sunday, July 17th, 2016

LavontePro3Lovie Smith’s final takes as Bucs head coach largely were ignored by mainstream media. No surprise there. (more…)

Dirk Koetter: No. 29

Sunday, July 17th, 2016

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It’s that time of the year: Power rankings! (more…)

Jameis Driving The Bucs’ Bus

Sunday, July 17th, 2016
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Driving Bucs to playoffs?

Yes, as we inch towards training camp — 11 days away — predictions for the NFL season will start flowing in. (more…)

Marpet Says Hobart Could Beat Florida State

Saturday, July 16th, 2016
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“Somebody check big Ali for a traumatic brain injury.”

No, the date is not April 1. (more…)

Top 10 Bucs X-Factors For 2016 — No. 1

Saturday, July 16th, 2016

KoetterCombine3The Bucs have a pile of key question marks entering the 2016 season. Most teams do.

For this countdown series, Joe looks at this year’s top X-factors, guys with question marks who could be great difference-makers, positive or negative, based on changes in their performances. (more…)

“Uneducated”

Saturday, July 16th, 2016
Bucs blogger upset with Kwon bashing.

Bucs blogger upset with Kwon bashing.

It isn’t just Joe who sometimes wonders what type of narcotics the PFF tribe inhales. (more…)

What’s Up With Jeff Tedford?

Saturday, July 16th, 2016
On his third job in as many years.

On his third job in as many years.

Joe likes to periodically check in to see what former key figures in Bucs history are up to. (more…)

Peek-A-Boo Drill With Todd Monken & Mike Evans

Friday, July 15th, 2016
Receivers coach/offensive coordinator Todd Monken

Receivers coach/offensive coordinator Todd Monken

Hands are important when you handle the football.

Just think. Better hands from Mike Evans — and Doug Martin — and Lovie Smith is likely your smiling Bucs head coach this season. (more…)

Top 10 Bucs X-Factors For 2016 – No. 2

Friday, July 15th, 2016

EvansJacksonThe Bucs have a pile of key question marks entering the 2016 season. Most teams do.

For this countdown series, Joe looks at this year’s top X-factors, guys with question marks who could be great difference-makers, positive or negative, based on changes in their performances. (more…)

Enter Today!

Friday, July 15th, 2016

As always, HUGE fun awaits at the next Todd Wright golf event. Details by clicking below or visiting JoeBucsFan.com/golf.

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Monitoring The Schedule

Friday, July 15th, 2016
Schedule may not be that tough.

Schedule may not be that tough.

Even though it is futile to pour over a schedule in July and try to determine wins and losses, it’s still fun. (more…)