Ira Goes Deep On Draft Perceptions, Marpet Makeover, Sweezy Wagers, Potential Offensive Re-Shaping, And Ira Defends Outlandish Attacks On His Hall Presentation Record

April 25th, 2017

Man, Ira is amped up, just hours from the NFL Draft. Recorded late Monday at One Buc Palace, Tampa Bay’s only Pro Football Hall of Fame voter is going deep with Joe on a variety of topics. Listen now by clicking or downloading above, or listen (and subscribe) at iTunes and It’s free and easy. Enjoy! Remember, Ira’s podcasts pop every Tuesday & Thursday.

The Jameis Of The Defense

April 25th, 2017

Talks leadership and teamwork.

Various Bucs officials, suits and coaches often refer to middle linebacker Kwon Alexander as “the Jameis of the Defense.” [read more]

Jameis Begins Negotiations (Sort Of)

April 25th, 2017


In case you were not aware, America’s Quarterback, Pro Bowler Jameis Winston, is one smart young man. [read more]

Schein: AP Is Toast

April 25th, 2017

Missing on AP a Bucs win.

Despite this being a glorious week for NFL fans, many Bucs fans were in a bitter mood when it was learned free agent running back Adrian Peterson is in serious contract negotiations with the Saints. [read more]

Morning Cup Of Joe

April 25th, 2017

A Cleveland TV station claims an expected first round draft pick who was visiting the Browns for an interview earlier this month is about to be charged with sexual assault. The crime allegedly took place in a Cleveland hotel. The report seems dubious, even though it quotes a lawyer representing the alleged player. Over two weeks after the alleged incident and the police report still hasn’t been made public? Smells really fishy to Joe. Either the Browns are squeezing Cleveland cops to lose the report or there really isn’t anything here. [Cleveland19] [read more]

Jameis: “Baseball Might Be There One Day”

April 24th, 2017

Eye-opening talk from Jameis

Joe interrupts the pre-draft frenzy to give legions of Buccaneers fans heart palpitations. [read more]

“Hop On My Back”

April 24th, 2017

Bring it here, says Kwon.

Adorned in a Kwon Alexander t-shirt with an image of the Bucs’ middle linebacker flexing his biceps, Kwon Alexander addressed the Tampa Bay media this afternoon at One Buc Palace. [read more]

Report: Adrian Peterson To Saints For $3 Million

April 24th, 2017


Yeah, there’s a new hole in the wall at headquarters. [read more]

Marpet’s Mack Rewind

April 24th, 2017

Ali Marpet has been busy in his new role

Tampa Bay could have made a play for Pro Bowl center Alex Mack in free agency right before the 2014 season. And they could have tried to invest in Mack before he transformed the Falcons’ offensive line last year.

Instead, the Bucs have their stud guard studying to be like Mack. [read more]

“He Is Still Explosive”

April 24th, 2017

Bucs WR talks Adrian Peterson.

Last week, America’s Quarterback, Pro Bowler Jameis Winston, was effusive in his praise of future Hall of Fame running back Adrian Peterson and was clear about how he “absolutely” would like to hand the ball off to him. [read more]

Playoffs Or Bust?

April 24th, 2017

“Big things” expected.

The pressure is on. [read more]

Watch The Debut Of Real Rock Riley!

April 24th, 2017

Joe is do damn pumped to share Episode 1 of Lunch With Real Rock Riley, seen right here on every Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

Click the video and enjoy! And don’t hesitate to comment below.

Culpepper tells Rock its harder to get to the QB in the NFL now. from Rock Riley on Vimeo.

Adoree’ Jackson To The Bucs — In Round 1?

April 24th, 2017

Can “safe” be “bold?”

Bold plays are no stranger to general manager Jason Licht.

It’s why legions of Bucs fans adore and trust him — and why Nick Folk is a proud member of the Buccaneers. [read more]

Licht’s Draft Freedom Rings Through Jameis

April 24th, 2017

Tampa Bay’s only Pro Football Hall of Fame voter, Ira Kaufman, has hung his hat at world headquarters since July 2015. His columns pop here every Monday, Wednesday and Friday, and his award winning podcasts fire every Tuesday and Thursday. 

Today, of course, Ira looks at the NFL Draft in a different light.
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The Christian McCaffrey Stigma

April 24th, 2017

Too early at No. 19?

In a matter of hours, mock drafts will be done for eight months. Or, as Jeff Cameron calls them, “fake drafts.” [read more]

GMC’s Message To Haters

April 24th, 2017

Some fans will be upset.

Gerald McCoy hears you, you drooling jackals. [read more]