“We Need To Get More Takeaways Out Of Him”

August 11th, 2017

Wants more

Interesting take from Dirk Koetter, considering the Tampa Bay defense ranked fourth in the league in interceptions last year. [read more]

The Stench Of Kenny Bell

August 11th, 2017

Time to separate.

Kenny Bell may be long gone but his memory lingers. [read more]

FANTASY PODCAST: Week 1 DraftKings Prices And Research, Opening QBs & RBs, & Entry Details For The JoeBucsFan/Hooters Leagues

August 11th, 2017

Todd is looking for you to join one of the Todd Wright Fantasy Football Podcast leagues powered by Hooters and JoeBucsFan.com.

Listen to the podcast to find out how to be an owner this season in leagues drafting at two Tampa Bay Area Hooters locations. Also in this podcast, Todd seems way too excited about DraftKings releasing Week One prices. He discusses QBs and RBs for the first Sunday and how the DK research can work to your advantage in season-long leagues.

The Todd Wright Fantasy Football Podcast has expanded to twice weekly, Mondays and Fridays! …Enjoy it right here and at iTunes, and at Google Play.

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Enter The JoeBucsFan/Todd Wright/Hooters Fantasy Football Drafts On August 28th & Sept. 4

Sunday, August 13th, 2017

Who wants to play fantasy football and attend a very well run draft by Todd Wright at Hooters?

And play against Joe?

Entries started last week on The Todd Wright Fantasy Football Podcast.

Just send your name and phone number to [email protected] and feel free to say whether you prefer drafting in St. Pete or Tampa (no guarantee). Invitations/confirmations start this week.

Yes, there are good prizes!

Koetter Says He Would Set Up A Field Goal Tonight

August 11th, 2017

It has come down to this.

The discussions have been had internally at One Buc Palace. And there’s no doubt the Vegas oddsmakers are paying attention. [read more]

Judgment Night For Doug Martin

August 11th, 2017

Doug Martin has much in common with a kicker

Pretend if you wish that running back Doug Martin isn’t battling hard for a roster spot. But he is — and his fight ramps up tonight.

In fact, Martin is very much in the same boat as Roberto Aguayo. [read more]

Brutal Bears Debut For Mike Glennon

August 11th, 2017

Four-series fail

There was Joe last night, parked on the couch at 8 p.m. with a full belly and dreams of ice cold beer flowing at Abe’s Place. 

About 20 minutes later, Joe wondered whether the Hard Knocks cameras would catch a Buccaneer saying, “I can’t believe Jason Licht offered this guy in the neighborhood of $8 million a year to back up Jameis.[read more]

VIDEO! Dirk Koetter, Stick Carriers & A Gerald McCoy Run Stuff; Another Real Rock Riley Report!

August 11th, 2017

Powerful stuff in today’s report from multimedia guru Rock Riley. Yes, that Rock Riley @realrockriley.

Dive in to jack yourself up for tonight’s preseason opener.

New Stick Carrier Video to get you pumped from Rock Riley on Vimeo.

Bucs Confronting, Considering CTE

August 11th, 2017

Ira Kaufman is the most beloved, revered and esteemed Buccaneers columnist in town. He has hung his hat at JoeBucsFan.com world headquarters since July 2016. Tampa Bay’s only Pro Football Hall of Fame voter, Ira busts out columns here every Monday, Wednesday and Friday, and his award winning podcasts fire Tuesdays and Thursdays.


Clinton McDonald will line up in the trenches tonight and prepare for a slugfest.

Even in the preseason, defensive linemen and their counterparts engage in a continual series of collisions that leaves both sides bruised and battered. [read more]

Have Your Say

August 11th, 2017

Poll posted at 9:21 a.m.

Kwon Is Still Kwon

August 11th, 2017


Joe’s readers surely have heard this before: Bucs types like to refer to middle linebacker Kwon Alexander as the “Jameis of the defense.” [read more]


August 11th, 2017

Like legions of Bucs fans, Joe is fired up today for one the great days of the year, the preseason opener. [read more]

“I Can’t Be Giving Out Free Money”

August 11th, 2017

Generosity has limits.

Gerald McCoy is a charitable man but even he has his limits. [read more]

PODCAST: Stick Carrier Kickoff; Game Night!

August 11th, 2017

Special Friday edition of Bucs Uncensored right here. Hey, there’s a game tonight!! And a big Watch Party event at Sports Legends Bar & Grill on Drew St. in Clearwater. All kinds of fun, knowledge, fan takes, and Training Camp Takeover aftermath are featured in today’s Bucs Uncensored, as the Stick Carriers continue to unite. (Did you see the  7 a.m. video (105 minutes before Saturday’s practice that rocked the Bucs fan base?)

Three times per week, Bucs Uncensored unifies Tampa Bay fans in every corner of the universe. Host Justin Pawlowski is a former voice on the Buccaneers Radio Network, and an ex-college football player and a lifelong Bucs fan. Hear your Bucs take (if it makes the cut). Just email a 90-second-or-less audio blast to [email protected] Listen above or subscribe on iTunes right here, or at Podbean.com. Justin’s work is not influenced by JoeBucsFan.com. Joe just thinks it’s very, very, very special. **CAUTION: some R-RATED language!* 


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NFL MVP Candidate

August 11th, 2017

Bold call by national voice.

Adam Schein has seen enough. [read more]

Time To Shine

August 11th, 2017

Number called.

In the very first clip “Hard Knocks” released of this season’s focus on the Bucs, the very first words out of winning Bucs coach Dirk Koetter’s mouth to the rookies was about “preparing to make the most of opportunities… be ready when your opportunity comes.” [read more]

Hey Jude Repeats Ugly Knee Injury

August 10th, 2017

Ugly injury news.

Not good news for Bucs corner Hey Jude. [read more]

Koetter: Time To Unleash The “Nasty”

August 10th, 2017

Dirk Koetter talks cut blocking

Here comes “nasty,” explained winning head Dirk Koetter yesterday.

Joe can’t wait. J.R. Sweezy gets to fully exit his cage. [read more]