Best Of The Mock Drafts

April 24th, 2018

Could Bradley Chubb somehow fall?

Read a mock draft powered by one quality draft guru, or you can get 32 legitimate team experts in the mix and let them hash it out with their knowledge and bias.

Joe prefers the latter, so Joe loves the annual L.A. Times’ beat writers’ mock. [read more]

Ira Blasts Fan Negativity, Talks Saturday Bryan Glazer High-Five, Koetter Draft Desires, Internal Cornerbacks Evaluation, Stashing C.J. Anderson, And Guard Need Debate & More

April 24th, 2018

Ira pulls out his A+ game as he’s fired up for draft week and to set Bucs fans straight, especially Joe. Dial up Ira here and at iTunes, Google Play or Ranked on the Google Play podcast “Top Charts” for SIX consecutive months (all genres nationwide), the Ira Kaufman Podcast keeps you informed and smiling every single Tuesday & Thursday — and there is NO offseason. Click or download above. It’s fun — free and easy, too. Enjoy! And; Tickets. Travel. Connect.

April 24th, 2018

Joe is fired up to be joining forces again with Fan Retreat, your official JoeBucsFan home for Bucs tickets and Lightning playoff tickets, as well as all your travel needs. It’s all at And don’t forget that “JoeBucsFan” discount code.

Look for an announcement this month of another Fan Retreat road-game event with Ira Kaufman this season, and plenty more surprises when the new Fan Retreat app comes out in May. Traveling to Bucs games is about to get a lot more fun — and a lot easier.

Make sure you get your Fan Retreat towel at the draft party tomorrow night! Details on the home page.

Skeptical Of Nick Chubb

April 24th, 2018

Nick Chubb had a great 2017 college season and was a memorable running back at the University of Georgia, but does that make him a wise early draft pick?

A famous Georgia Bulldog has reservations. [read more]

On The Second Day…

April 24th, 2018


Yes, running back is swimming through Joe’s brain virtually non-stop as the draft is mere hours away. [read more]

Jameis And The Deep Ball

April 24th, 2018

The good and the bad.

The numbers may surprise you. [read more]

“Worst-kept Secret In The NFL Right Now”

April 24th, 2018

Claims insider knowledge.

Todd McShay is confident who will be crowned the newest member of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Thursday night. [read more]

Expect Reporting Failure To Suspend Jameis

April 23rd, 2018

Whether or not America’s Quarterback, Jameis Winston, actually crotch-grabbed a female Uber driver without permission 25 months ago in Arizona may be no factor in an eventual 2018 suspension under the official NFL Personal Conduct Policy for players. [read more]

“There’s No Freaking Way Tampa!”

April 23rd, 2018

Former Bucs QB tells Bucs to give up hope.

It ain’t happening, Bucs fans. [read more]

Joe Talks Schedule & The Draft, The Needs Clock, Playing To Strengths, And More

April 23rd, 2018

Draft week! Joe is feeling the tension and trying to deal in reality, not some sort of fantasy land. Plenty of nuggets and more. The Monday Morning Joe podcast is presented by Discount Garage Doors, Inc., home of the same-day free service call and more.

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Inside Gerald McCoy’s Leadership

April 23rd, 2018

New video surfaces

Get your headphones and turn up the volume on this choice video nugget.

The massive overhaul on the Buccaneers’ defensive line also means a change in approach. [read more]

Manning Rules

April 23rd, 2018

Fresh chatter for Jason Licht to digest

Twenty-four years on the Giants beat for the New York Post gives Paul Schwartz a lot of street cred.

So Joe’s ears perked hearing Schwartz speak confidently this morning about what the Giants will do/not do with their No. 2 overall pick. [read more]

When Barkley’s Gone, Then What?

April 23rd, 2018


If you’re looking for a 7-round mock draft, you’ve come to the wrong place.

That’s a foolish exercise, primarily because you have no idea who is still going to be on the board. Alright, I admit it — I haven’t watched much film of the left guard at Colorado State or the punter at Northwestern. [read more]

Bird To Feature Bucs’ 3rd Day Picks

April 23rd, 2018

Feather-brained idea.

The NFL draft has now reached the absurdity level. [read more]

Keep It Simple

April 23rd, 2018

Developing Marcus Davenport.

Yeah, Joe is still stoked that Bucs AC/DC-loving general manager swung a deal with the Giants to get Jason Pierre-Paul.

Perhaps this national nightmare of no edge rush for the Bucs has finally ended? [read more]

You Snooze You Lose

April 23rd, 2018

Please don’t wait.

More evidence of you get what you pay for when an NFL team tries to go the cheap route for a running back. [read more]

Looking Great On Paper

April 23rd, 2018

Bucs GM Jason Licht.

In a recent ranking of NFL general managers on, it seems Bucs AC/DC-loving general manager Jason Licht has a bit of catching up to do. [read more]


April 23rd, 2018

Bucs fans are flying in from Georgia, California, Texas, New York, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, D.C., Illinois, North Dakota, Indiana, Arizona, Ohio, AND Hawaii, plus England, Canada, Barbados & Panama, for the Bucs Uncensored/Stick Carriers/JoeBucsFan draft party on Thursday and Friday nights at Buffalo Wild Wings in South Tampa.

Join the fun (indoors and outdoors) with 500 to 1,000 of the most passionate Bucs fans you’ve ever seen (local and international).

This does not happen in other cities.

Be there! Scroll down for details. And there are plenty of great surprises and giveaways in store, in addition to the all-you-can-eat buffet that kicks off at 6 p.m.