Michael Irvin: Tom Brady Didn’t Have Enough Around Him

January 28th, 2023

Easily excitable Hall of Fame receiver Michael Irvin got plenty of time around the Bucs this season, including in Germany while working for NFL Network. [read more]

Bill Polian Blames Bucs’ Offensive Line

January 28th, 2023

If you want to know how explosive a passing offense is, its starting quarterback’s average yards per attempt number is a great indicator. [read more]

Rob Parker: Todd Bowles Should Have Joined Byron Leftwich On Unemployment Line

January 28th, 2023

Harsh words from radio hosts.

Not everyone is dancing that failed former Bucs offensive coordinator Byron Leftwich was given walking papers. [read more]

Is Tom Brady The Key For Todd Monken?

January 28th, 2023

Coaching carousel intrigue.

Joe stated on the “Ira Kaufman Podcast” that it would be surprising if Georgia offensive coordinator Todd Monken would be interested in the Bucs job, short of the Bucs offering him all sorts of concessions in a deal-he-can’t-refuse contract. [read more]

Rob Gronkowski: If Given Choice Of Bucs Or Raiders, Gronk Says Tom Brady Signs With Bucs

January 28th, 2023

Gronk talks Tom Brady and the Bucs.

So where will Tom Brady go? [read more]

Tim Brown: Raiders Should Have No Interest In Tom Brady

January 27th, 2023

Joe sure hopes Hall of Fame wide receiver Tim Brown still has influence at Raiders team headquarters. [read more]

Report: Former Bucs OC Todd Monken To Interview For His Old Job

January 27th, 2023

Todd Monken.

New offensive coordinator same as the old offensive coordinator? [read more]

Final Four Calls And Considerations

January 27th, 2023

Championship Sunday is on the mind of Buccaneers legend Derrick Brooks and Ira Kaufman on this edition of TAMPA TWO from The Identity Tampa Bay and Joe.

(Friday Edition) This Week’s Free Stretch Looks Back In Wonder At 20 years Of The Bucs As A Super Bowl-winning Organization, Then Looks Ahead To The Conference Championships

January 27th, 2023

Bucs Super Bowl perspective is on the mind of Bobby Fenton today, and plenty more as the NFL season nears it’s conclusion. Follow Bobby on Twitter, @bobbygameday. The Free Stretch is always a fine listen, presented by Bill Currie Ford. Remember Bill Currie Ford’s nationwide lifetime warranty on new and USED vehicles!!

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For 5+ years, The Free Stretch has been here for Bucs fans after being heard on several radio stations dating back to ancient times 2006. Bobby also hosted a national show on Sporting News Radio. [read more]

Bucs To Interview Giants Quarterbacks Coach Shea Tierney

January 27th, 2023

Giants QB coach Shea Tierney.

If you think Giants head coach Brian Daboll is a good coach and Giants offensive coordinator Mike Kafka is a good at his job, then this next Bucs move should really grab your attention. [read more]

Smooth Moves And A Ferocious Defense

January 27th, 2023

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Whether he’s making major football decisions or making his way down to the football field, John Lynch moves decisively. [read more]

Weak Free Agent Receiver Class Could Change Draft, Enhance Trade Market

January 27th, 2023

“Alex, I can’t wait to see my new bag.”

It’s hard to believe Mike Evans turns 30 in August. Where has the time gone? [read more]

Clyde Christensen Surprised To Be Booted After Wanting To Leave

January 27th, 2023

“Clyde, I tried to get to Miami, too.”

Joe can’t speak to the veracity of this report, but it certainly is interesting. [read more]

Defense Wasn’t A Problem But Could Be Shortly

January 27th, 2023

The challenge on defense.

Big picture, Joe thinks Bucs coach Todd Bowles did a solid job with the defense. [read more]

Bill Parcells: Bucs May Want To Rebuild

January 27th, 2023

Hall of Fame coach on Bucs.

Todd Bowles may not want to hear this advice from his old coach. [read more]

Kyle Rudolph Thinks Tom Brady Will Play In 2023

January 27th, 2023

Talks Tom Brady.

Slowly but surely, Tom Brady’s future is becoming clearer. [read more]

BSPN: NFL Teams Expect Tom Brady To Sign With Raiders (If He Doesn’t Retire)

January 27th, 2023
Tom Brady

Headed to the desert?

Barber-needy Raiders owner Mark Davis has made no secret he wants Tom Brady for the 2023 season. [read more]