Archive for the ‘620 WDAE-AM/95.3 FM Audio, Video And Stories’ Category

Martin Unfazed By Contract Issue

Friday, May 29th, 2015

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Contracts seemed to be a popular discussion around One Buc Palace yesterday.

One was the question about if or when Lavonte David will get a new contract. Another question concerned Doug Martin. (more…)

GMC Humbled By Peers; Lauds Jameis

Friday, May 29th, 2015
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A moved McCoy talks to Joe

From the snap of the ball until the referee blows his whistle ending a play, few players are more ornery and/or feared than Bucs defensive tackle Gerald McCoy. (more…)

“I’m A Cop”

Friday, May 29th, 2015

Lovie Smith is a classy, mild-mannered, easy-going man as you will ever meet. It’s almost impossible to believe he could ever raise his voice to anyone.

Lovie is the anti-Greg Schiano.

But if the law needs to be thrown down, Lovie said he can and will do it. (more…)

“Lovie Smith Doesn’t Know Anything About Him”

Thursday, May 21st, 2015
Bucs rookie left tackle Donovan Smith

Bucs rookie left tackle Donovan Smith

What is going on at One Buc Palace?

Is it possible that Bucs overlord of football operations Lovie Smith has handed off all things offensive line to general manager Jason Licht and O-line coach George Warhop? (more…)

Joe Talks Jameis Jabs, Coaching Changes, D-Line Jockeying & More

Tuesday, May 19th, 2015

joe_mug_shotIt’s Tuesday! So Joe was back in the cage of The Big Dog, Steve Duemig of WDAE-AM 620.

Plenty of subjects were on the table. (more…)

Nickerson Improving As A Coach

Tuesday, May 19th, 2015
Bucs LB coach Hardy Nickerson said he is always looking for an edge to improve.

Bucs LB coach Hardy Nickerson said he is always looking for an edge to improve.

Coaching is often overlooked as a two-way street. Yeah, coaches bark orders and fans expect players to carry out those orders to win games.

That’s a simplistic approach. (more…)

Chucky: “I Almost Jumped Back”

Thursday, May 14th, 2015

chucky 1018The Bucs’ Super Bowl winning head coach, the man who retired from coaching after Team Glazer showed him the door six years ago, says his wife prevented him from diving back into the NFL ranks. (more…)

“He Wants To Study More”

Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

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Joe’s talking about rookie Bucs wide receiver Kenny Bell, who also revealed he thinks Jameis Winston is one of the greatest individuals he’s ever encountered. (more…)

Joe Talks Minicamp, America’s Quarterback Label, May Signings, Smith Nonsense & More

Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

joe_mug_shotDid you miss the Tuesday “JoeBucsFan Hour” with the dean of Tampa Bay sports radio, Steve Duemig of WDAE-AM 620?

How dare you! There was plenty on the docket. (more…)

Spread Offense Is Not NFL Offense

Tuesday, May 12th, 2015
Bucs OC Dirk Koetter explains why America's Quarterback, Jameis Winston, may have an easier transition to the NFL than other drafted quarterbacks.

Bucs OC Dirk Koetter explains why America’s Quarterback, Jameis Winston, may have an easier transition to the NFL than other drafted quarterbacks.

Joe knows many fans go nuts when they hear or read this: The spread-option offense, so popular in college, is killing the NFL.

First, look at the roadkill of spread quarterbacks littering ditches outside NFL facilities. For every spread QB that makes it, it seems a half-dozen or more are thrown aside. (more…)

Blowing Off Steam

Tuesday, May 12th, 2015
Bucs C Evan Smith found a way for he and his fellow offensive linemen to bond: Blowing away targets.

Bucs C Evan Smith found a way for him and his fellow offensive linemen to bond: blowing away targets.

When formerly Evan Dietrich-Smith (he’s now “Evan Smith) spoke to the Tampa Bay pen and mic club yesterday, Joe found three elements mentioned to be cool if not dead-on accurate. (more…)

“Really, What Did They Add?”

Tuesday, May 12th, 2015

lovie and lichtTampa Bay Times beat writer Rick Stroud must not be a true football fan. (more…)

Ali Marpet Already A Floridian

Saturday, May 9th, 2015
Bucs G Ali Marpet is already somewhat used to the Tampa Bay lifestyle.

Bucs G Ali Marpet is already somewhat used to the Tampa Bay lifestyle.

Yeah, jumping from a Division-III tackle to an NFL guard overnight is going to be a transition for Bucs offensive linemen Ali Marpet. He doesn’t deny it. (more…)

Kenny Bell Dishes On Jameis

Saturday, May 9th, 2015
Bucs WR Kenny Bell goes for some YAC in Bucs rookie minicamp Friday.

Bucs WR Kenny Bell goes for some YAC in Bucs rookie minicamp Friday. Photo courtesy of Buccaneers.com.

Except for the select few who tuned out everything Jameis Winston in the months leading to the draft and his selection by the Bucs No. 1 overall, one of Jameis’ greatest traits is his personality and the way he interacts with teammates. (more…)

Kwon Alexander To Push Lansanah

Saturday, May 2nd, 2015
Bucs OLB Danny Lansanah will have competition this summer.

Bucs OLB Danny Lansanah will have competition this summer.

A feel-good story of last season was the emergence of linebacker Danny Lansanah.

One of the last signees by former Bucs rock star general manager Mark Dominik in 2013, Lansanah, a former UFL player, had a strong training camp and eventually unseated Jonathan Casillas at strongside linebacker. (more…)

Jameis: “I’d Do Anything For You, Big Dog.”

Friday, May 1st, 2015

Jameis WinstonWhat could be more fun than new Buccaneers franchise quarterback Jameis Winston having his first on-air sitdown with his old friend, Steve Duemig, aka “The Big Dog” and the dean of Tampa Bay sports radio? (more…)