Archive for the ‘FHL’ Category

Happy 14th Birthday To JoeBucsFan.com

Sunday, August 7th, 2022

Yes, Joe is nearing manhood.

Fourteen years ago today, Joe fired up this website and never turned back. About 48,000 Bucs posts have been typed, the results of obsessing 24/7 about all things Buccaneers.

It all started with a laptop and a dream. (more…)

No Plan To Play Tom Brady In The Preseason Home Opener

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2022

Bucs fans who pay good money to watch preseason football aren’t going to like this. (more…)

“I’m Definitely Back”

Saturday, July 30th, 2022

Bucs safety Keanu Neal, the 2017 Pro Bowler.

Sadly, a lot of fans in Tampa and across the NFL write off safety Keanu Neal as a washed out safety who never was the same after blowing out his knee late in the 2018 season and then his Achilles in 2019.

Neal turned 27 this week and has a very different opinion. (more…)

“I Don’t Think We’ve Covered Him Yet”

Friday, July 29th, 2022

Head Coach Todd Bowles

Todd Bowles was pointing fingers today. (more…)

A. Q. Shipley Discusses Ryan Jensen Loss, Challenge For Robert Hainsey

Friday, July 29th, 2022

Ex Bucs lineman, coach shares personal insight.

So it seems as if Ryan Jensen may be out for an extended period of time. Barring Bucs AC/DC-loving general manager Jason Licht swinging a trade, it may be Robert Hainsey’s job to start at center. (more…)

Ira Kaufman Leads The Ultimate Need-To-Know Podcast From Day 1 Of Training Camp, And More

Thursday, July 28th, 2022

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If you haven’t listened to the Ira Kaufman Podcast recently, it’s a great time to dive back in. All kinds of news, notes and nuggets are flowing from Day 1 of training camp.

All the Ira Kaufman Podcast wisdom and fun is presented by Bill Currie Ford! Click play above or listen at Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts or Podbean.com, Stitcher, too, and more.

Bill Currie Ford is one mile north of Raymond James Stadium on Dale Mabry Highway, and Bill Currie Ford GM Sean Sullivan is Ira’s great friend. He’s ready to help you personally — and to give you the Ira Kaufman discount on top of all their amazing deals. E-mail, call or visit Sean at the Bill Currie showroom.

Big Storm beer from Big Storm Brewing Co. is the official beer of the podcast and their Clearwater location is where Ira watches ALL Bucs road games with fans. Try Florida’s best craft beer, especially Bromosa, their amazing tangerine IPA. Listening to Ira is fun, free and easy

Shaq Barrett Defends Leonard Fournette

Wednesday, July 20th, 2022

If Leonard Fournette came to the Bucs’ June mandatory minicamp at 250 or 260 pounds, as was reported with emphasis, Shaq Barrett wasn’t seeing it.

In fact, Shaq says he and Fournette talked about weight at that camp. (more…)

Derrick Brooks: Moving On From Ndamukong Suh Is A Sound Move

Thursday, July 7th, 2022

Former Bucs DT Ndamukong Suh.

Some fans lament the loss of manbeast defensive tackle and versatile ironman Ndamukong Suh.

Legendary Buccaneers Hall of Fame linebacker Derrick Brooks isn’t one of those fans. (more…)

Bucs Have Seventh-Easiest Schedule

Wednesday, July 6th, 2022

Head coach Todd Bowles

Far too many Bucs fans are quivering in public restroom stalls worried about Tampa Bay’s “tough schedule.”

These might be the same folks who freak out when they’re down to nine rolls of toilet paper at home. (more…)

Strong Appreciation For Cade Otton

Tuesday, June 21st, 2022

Rookie tight end Cade Otton picks up a strong and intriguing endorsement.

A former Tom Brady teammate and Patriots Super Bowl hero has spent the past four years calling Pac-12 games and is super-high on a Bucs rookie. (more…)

Special Guest Todd Bowles (Part II) & Much More

Wednesday, June 15th, 2022

Click above to shop now at Tampa’s first family of Ford, BillCurrieFord.com. Reach out to Ira’s friend and GM Sean Sullivan for a hearty JoeBucsFan discount, and remember their nationwide lifetime warranty on new and used vehicles, Bill Currie Ford.

Part II of Bucs head coach Todd Bowles’ sitdown with Ira and Joe is here!! Plenty of other Bucs chatter, too. Another can’t-miss episode. Part III (the finale) with Bowles comes next week.

All the Ira Kaufman Podcast wisdom and fun is presented by Bill Currie Ford! Click play above or listen at Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts or Podbean.com, Stitcher, too, and more.

Bill Currie Ford is one mile north of Raymond James Stadium on Dale Mabry Highway, and Bill Currie Ford GM Sean Sullivan is Ira’s great friend. He’s ready to help you personally — and to give you the Ira Kaufman discount on top of all their amazing deals. E-mail, call or visit Sean at the Bill Currie showroom.

Big Storm beer from Big Storm Brewing Co. is the official beer of the podcast and their Clearwater location is where Ira watches ALL Bucs road games with fans. Try Florida’s best craft beer, especially Bromosa, their amazing tangerine IPA. Listening to Ira is fun, free and easy

Lavonte David No. 87

Wednesday, June 15th, 2022

Still a stud.

Father Time ignores no one. Well, except Tom Brady. (more…)

Mike Evans Playing At A Discount

Thursday, June 9th, 2022

Pro Bowl receiver Mike Evans.

Joe can see a couple of Bucs fans arguing about this over a few Big Storm Brewing beers. (more…)

“He’s A Better Pass Catcher Than I Thought He Would Be”

Thursday, June 9th, 2022

Running back Ke’Shawn Vaughn.

It’s hard to read between the lines when head coach Todd Bowles speaks because he’s a cautious communicator at news conferences. (more…)

If History Is A Guide, Bucs Season-Win Total Is Easy Money

Tuesday, June 7th, 2022

Key wagering stat.

As usual, Joe will head to the Mirage in Las Vegas this summer, perhaps for the final time. (since MGM sold the place, Joe’s MGM Rewards points won’t work there much longer). And among the many recreational activities Joe will partake in will be dropping cash on season-win totals in the NFL and college football. (more…)

Big Name Tom Brady Doubter Emerges

Friday, May 27th, 2022

“I’m really getting sick of that guy.”

Despite the only sign of Tom Brady’s football demise being his birth certificate, a giant of NFL media cannot seem to accept Brady staying atop his elite game this season. (more…)