Glazer: Indoor Facility Is Coming

August 2nd, 2015
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Indoor facility is on its way, says Bucs co-chairman Bryan Glazer.

What Bucs fans have been clamoring for a whole 30 days or so is on its way.

And that news is coming straight from the top, from none other than Bucs co-chairman Bryan Glazer. [read more]

Lansanah Still Flying

August 2nd, 2015
OLB Danny Lansanah continues to look strong in underwear football.

OLB Danny Lansanah continues to look strong in underwear football.

Danny Lansanah is one of the coolest stories on the Bucs. From UFL refugee to being signed by former Bucs rock star general manager Mark Dominik, Lansanah has found himself as an NFL starting linebacker. [read more]

Jameis And Virtual Reality

August 2nd, 2015

virtual realityRecently, a lot was made of the fact the Bucs went out and got a virtual reality system to aid in the development of “America’s Quarterback,” Bucs signal-caller Jameis Winston. [read more]

Training Camp Video: Bad Snap, Take 2

August 2nd, 2015

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Of course, there surely are Zapruder film lunatics who will dissect the exclusive JoeBucsFan.com practice video below from last night’s downpour at the University of South Florida. [read more]

Bond Between Jameis, ASJ

August 2nd, 2015
On-field bond forming between Jameis and Austin Seferian-Jenkins?

On-field bond forming between “America’s Quarterback” and Austin Seferian-Jenkins?

Joe is not trying to read much into the first Bucs training camp practice last night at the University of South Florida; underwear football throughout.

Plus, add rain and the uber quick tempo early, and Joe will safely suggest what was seen is not the norm. [read more]

David, Bucs Getting Closer?

August 2nd, 2015
NFL Network seems to believe the Bucs and Lavonte David are inching closer to a pact.

NFL Network seems to believe the Bucs and Lavonte David are inching closer on a new pact.

Joe understands how freaked out Bucs fans are that Lavonte David, entering the final season of his current deal, has yet to re-sign. For Joe, this is a total back-burner issue. [read more]

GMC All In On Jameis

August 2nd, 2015
Solidly in Jameis' corner.

Solidly in Jameis’ corner.

Joe appreciates it when players speak from the heart — even if it bruises the feelings of a teammate. Honesty is the best policy. [read more]

Video: Screen Pass To Charles Sims

August 2nd, 2015

Day1practiceWho doesn’t like watching Bucs football practice in buckets of rain?

Joe sure did last night. [read more]

More Notes From Night Practice

August 2nd, 2015
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Photo courtesy of Buccaneers.com.

Joe knows many of you have a throbbing head this morning due to various factors. As a result, to help you ease into a lazy Sunday morning, Joe has more notes from the unexpected night practice for the Bucs at the University of South Florida campus yesterday [read more]

Video: McCoy Explodes Off The Ball

August 2nd, 2015

gerald mccoy 0916There were no pads on last night at the Bucs’ first practice of training camp, in a driving rain at the University of South Florida, but offensive linemen are still encouraged to get in the way of a pass rusher and engage the guy. [read more]

Day (Night) 1 Training Camp Notes – Part 1

August 1st, 2015
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Rain pounded the Bucs’ defense on the field and on the sidelines.

As you know by now, the Bucs delayed, rescheduled, cancelled and then relocated their first training camp practice to the University of South Florida this evening. The driving rain really makes it almost unfair to judge practice, but the Bucs were extraordinarily sloppy — far too sloppy. Here are a chunk of Joe’s observations from the sidelines. [read more]

Expect Practice (Somewhere) Sunday

August 1st, 2015
Bucs coach Lovie Smith expects the team to practice somewhere, sometime Sunday. Photo courtesy of Buccaneers.com.

Bucs coach Lovie Smith expects the team to practice somewhere, sometime Sunday. Photo courtesy of Buccaneers.com.

For the paranoid crowd that believes if the Bucs miss one practice in the first week of training camp due to inclement weather, it will cost them a Super Bowl, Joe has calming words — spoken by the leader of the Bucs, coach Lovie Smith. [read more]

Sloppy, Sloppy, Sloppy

August 1st, 2015
Joe witnessed the sloppiest Bucs practice he's ever seen Saturday night at USF.

Joe witnessed the sloppiest Bucs practice he’s ever seen Saturday night at USF. Photo courtesy of Buccaneers.com.

The genesis of this notion that the Bucs need an indoor practice facility to be able to get to the playoffs is lost on Joe.

But tonight, when the Bucs moved their first training camp practice to the campus of the University of South Florida and its turf fields under the lights, it proved to Joe that if anything, the Bucs need to practice in a rain a helluva lot more. [read more]

Can’t-Miss Video From Bucs’ Night Practice

August 1st, 2015

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This is one of those times. [read more]

Bucs Hold Almost Secret Night Practice

August 1st, 2015
Jameis Winston and the Bucs practiced tonight.

Jameis Winston and the Bucs practiced tonight under the lights.

Your Buccaneers delayed opening day of training camp by 2 1/2 hours because of rain. Then, they cancelled practice altogether and One Buc Palace.

But the Bucs had a backup plan. [read more]

Jameis: Test Me? Bring It!

August 1st, 2015
"Give me your best shot."

Give me your best shot.

Yesterday, new/old Bucs defensive George Johnson said the defense had a clear goal in training camp: rattle “America’s Quarterback,” Bucs signal-caller Jameis Winston, in order to get him as prepared for the regular season as possible. [read more]

Bucs Need Players, Not A Roof

August 1st, 2015
Don't blame the rain for the Bucs stinking out loud.

Don’t blame the rain for the Bucs stinking out loud.

Joe has no idea where this notion came from that in order to become a playoff team, the Bucs need a roofed facility of some sort. Seriously? [read more]

“That Ain’t Goin’ Nowhere”

August 1st, 2015
Gerald McCoy talks about Warren Sapp

Gerald McCoy talks about Warren Sapp

Warren Sapp may have new legal troubles stemming from a domestic violence arrest, as well as an ugly spat with hookers over a $600 threesome, but that doesn’t mean he’s abandoned his commitment and desire to mentor Gerald McCoy. [read more]

Weather Cancels Bucs Training Camp – Day 1

August 1st, 2015

joemugshotUpdated 4:15 p.m. – When will it stop raining? It feels like it’s been raining for a month.

Regardless, weather cancelled opening day of Buccaneers training camp practice this afternoon. [read more]