Potential Donovan Smith Fines For Skipping Training Camp

July 13th, 2020

Yes, it’s likely every NFL player soon will have an option that lets them make a now-or-never decision to skip the entire 2020 season because of concerns related to The Sickness — and remain unpunished by their teams and the league.

But suppose a veteran player just wants to skip training camp? [read more]

Gronk Talks Players Needing To Find A New “Source Of Energy”

July 13th, 2020

The Bucs’ new Hall of Fame, $10 million tight end Rob Gronkowski says he sees a football game-changer coming just two months from now. [read more]

Brady “May Want To Go Back To The Patriots”

July 13th, 2020

Bucs LT Donovan Smith.

Except for the subset of fans who for reasons unknown have been trying to run Donovan Smith not just off the Bucs but out of the NFL for years, few NFL fans have any idea who Smith is. [read more]

“It Didn’t Matter How Great You Defended Him”

July 13th, 2020

Now in his ninth season after being undrafted in 2012, former Pro Bowl safety Michael Thomas reflected on his career today, which included a take on new Bucs tight end Rob Gronkowski. [read more]

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Elite Roster?

July 13th, 2020

Expects big season.

Adam Schein is not one to hold back opinions, good or bad. [read more]

Morning Cup Of Joe

July 13th, 2020

Welcome to your Morning Cup of Joe, an eye-opener to help Joe’s readers ease into their busy workday with a few football links, wacky news and a pleasant distraction. [read more]

Disturbing Trend

July 13th, 2020

Joe read this and wanted to vomit. [read more]

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July 12th, 2020

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“When Your Head Man Is Saying, ‘Well, It’s Going To Happen.'”

July 12th, 2020

Major considerations ahead for Bucco Bruce Arians, explains one of his former players.

Max Starks played left tackle under Bucco Bruce Arians for many years in Pittsburgh.

The two-time Super Bowl winner knows the position, knows the Bucs’ head coach, and has strong opinions on Donovan Smith considering sitting out the 2020 season. [read more]

Is Brady Just Average?

July 12th, 2020

“‘YAC?’ Stay away from that avocado ice cream, Tom!”

Given the NFL history of quarterbacks in their mid-40s, expecting park-violating, home-invading, NFLPA-ignoring Tom Brady to set the NFL on fire with his new Bucs team and virtually no offseason may be a stretch. [read more]


July 12th, 2020

Can’t lose him.

The Bucs have arguably the best one-two punch at wide receiver in the NFL. [read more]


July 11th, 2020

“You are always locked in, Tom.”

Very interesting insight into new Bucs quarterback Tom Brady from a guy who played with him and a guy who studied him. [read more]

Ex-Buc Reveals Frustration, Poor Communication During 2017 Season

July 11th, 2020

“Ali, is anyone buying into this t-shirt? Oh, and is anyone listening to Mike Smith?”

The Dirk Koetter mess took many sad forms, and most messes revolved around communication and managing players and coaches to get the most out of them. [read more]

Scotty Miller: Brady Teaches, Gronk Is “Class Clown”

July 11th, 2020

There was no introductory text or phone call from Tom Brady to Scotty Miller. The legend and the Bucs’ 13-catch, 22-year-old receiver met at a practice field in Tampa. [read more]

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Sharing The Rock

July 11th, 2020

Bucs OC Byron Leftwich.

Joe isn’t sure if this was by design or by chance, but either way it’s pretty cool. [read more]

Devin White Hosting Big Bash

July 10th, 2020

Bucs ILB Devin White.

A day after Bucs left tackle Donovan Smith openly confessed on social media it might not be worth it for him to potentially catch and expose his family to “The Sickness” by reporting to training camp, a teammate of Smith’s is saying, in so many words, “Eff that noise.” [read more]

Signed, Sealed But Not Delivered

July 10th, 2020

Keeping his promise.

At least the Bcus won’t have to worry about Shaq Barrett staying with the team. For now. [read more]

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You can bet Donovan Smith isn’t the only Buccaneer troubled by health concerns heading into the opening of training camp.

He’s just the second to say so publicly. [read more]

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July 10th, 2020

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