Simms: Mike Evans Is Super Elite; Chris Godwin Should Probably Pay Him

August 10th, 2020

How good is Mike Evans?

How good is Chris Godwin?

Former Bucs QB Chris Simms served up very strong opinions. [read more]

Dramatic Change

August 10th, 2020

“Mike, I had to gameplan against the Bucs defense last year. Why was their pass defense so much better than when you coached them?”

One reason the Bucs were so horrible during the Lost Decade? The pass defense had to overcome The Smiths. [read more]

How To Use Daily Fantasy To Your Benefit In Traditional Leagues

August 9th, 2020

In this edition of The Todd Wright Fantasy Football Podcast, Todd jumps on Draft Kings for some (not all) Week One NFL player pricing that can assist you put together your upcoming draft board. The Todd Wright Fantasy Football Podcast is once again presented by Hooters.

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Brett Favre Talks Tom Brady’s Bad Timing

August 9th, 2020

Brett Favre was traded to a sad Jets team during the 2008 offseason and the 39-year-old legend promptly quarterbacked his new club to an 8-3 record. [read more]

Have Your Say!

August 9th, 2020

Sunday flash poll posted at 11:23 a.m. (Poll closed at 4:01 p.m.)

It’s Official: Ke’Shawn Vaughn Off COVID Reserve List

August 9th, 2020

Bucs rookie Ke’Shawn Vaughn.

The Bucs’ third-round pick is back! [read more]

The Rise Of Vita Vea

August 9th, 2020


Joe saw it in the comments on this here site yesterday. Someone is still bawling the Bucs did not draft the Larry Wilson of our time, this Derwin James character. [read more]

Jazz, Tom Brady Style

August 9th, 2020

Smooth operator. (Photo courtesy of

So long as nothing stupid happens, five weeks from today we will see the Tom Brady-led Bucs take the field of the Mercedes Benz Superdome to open the season against the slimy Saints. [read more]

Akeem Spence: Don’t Play

August 9th, 2020

Former Bucs DT wants NFL shut down for the year.

Since the Bucs let go of defensive tackle Akeem Spence after the 2016 season, he’s played with four NFL teams, including Philadelphia and Jacksonville last year, seeing play in 15 games. [read more]

“I’ve Been Hearing That For I Don’t Know How Long”

August 8th, 2020

Bucs right tackle Tristan Wirfs

Manbeast Bucs rookie tackle Tristan Wirfs seems to agree with the assessment that he’s not a relentless, punishing finisher on the field. [read more]

Watching Gronk

August 8th, 2020

Watching Gronk.

There is a very good reason to watch Bucs’ foot-rubbing tight end Rob Gronkowski. And no, it’s not just because of his SI Swimsuit covergirl girlfriend (although that’s a very good reason). [read more]

Lay Cash On The Over

August 8th, 2020

Wagering advice.

If your short-term investment broker takes prop bets for the 2020 NFL season, FS1 personality Colin Cowherd has a tip for you. [read more]

Enjoy Big Storm Beer, Florida’s Finest Craft Beer!

August 8th, 2020

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Bruce Arians’ Son Talks RoJo Vs. McCoy

August 8th, 2020

Ronald Jones at practice this week

So what are the Bucs really going to do at running back? [read more]

Tom Brady’s Birthday Present

August 8th, 2020

Birthday boy this week.

Taylor Bisciotti asked the obvious. [read more]

Are Bucs Safe At Corner?

August 8th, 2020

Bucs CB Carlton Davis.

It could be boom or bust for the Bucs’ corners. [read more]

Dominik Says He’s Not Buying RoJo Talk From One Buc

August 7th, 2020

Former Bucs general manager Mark Dominik

How could this be?

Bucco Bruce Arians just said Ronald Jones is “the man” at running back this season as other guys battle for RB roles, but former Bucs general manager Mark Dominik today says he isn’t buying it. [read more]

Dodgeball Champ

August 7th, 2020

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Whether he’s standing under center or sitting in front of a microphone, Tom Brady is one cool customer.

During a Zoom call with local and national media that attracted at least 70 participants, Brady spoke for 11 minutes while proving once again that he has mastered the knack of saying very little, accompanied by a disarming smile. [read more]

“You Have Got To Be Kidding Me”

August 7th, 2020

“Really Bucs, Tom freaking Brady?”

Matty Ice could see it all laid out before him. But he didn’t want to believe it might happen. [read more]

Sloppy Seconds

August 7th, 2020

Mark, you started this.”

Buccaneers general managers and coaches have had various batting averages through The Lost Decade (2010 through 2019) and nearly all were abysmal.

During that stretch, Tampa Bay stepped up to the plate 15 times in Round 2 of the NFL Draft. [read more]

Ira Kaufman Talks Arians’ Keys, Shady & Shaq Reality, Special Teams, New Road Rules, Rookie Motivation & Much More

August 7th, 2020

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Not Buying Arians’ Spin

August 7th, 2020

More a sacred cow with Bucs?

Park-violating, home-invading, NFLPA-ignoring Bucs quarterback is just one of the guys, Bucco Bruce Arians said this week. [read more]