Archive for the ‘FHL’ Category

The Morning After

Friday, October 15th, 2021

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Good morning on this beautiful Victory Friday. Joe doesn’t get to type that often so let’s dive in to the deep end of the pool while we enjoy it. (more…)

“Lenny’s Punishing People”

Friday, October 15th, 2021

At times against the Eagles last night Joe was having 2010 flashbacks. (more…)

JPP: Respect Is Earned

Monday, October 11th, 2021

Details hand injury.

The spirit of the Bucs defense returned yesterday after a two-game absence: Jason Pierre-Paul.

And the veteran defensive end/outside linebacker wasn’t 100 percent. (more…)

Richard Sherman Reality — Act II

Monday, October 11th, 2021

Yes, Richard Sherman missed a tackle on the Dolphins’ opening play yesterday, four plays before he gave iconic Miami receiver Preston Williams an eight-yard cushion on 2nd-and-1.

Williams was targeted on that snap, caught the pass in front of Sherman and blew past him for a 34-yard gain like Sherman wasn’t there. (more…)

Receiver Trio Marching Toward Historic Season

Monday, October 11th, 2021

There’s a page on the Pro Football Hall of Fame website devoted to five very special NFL offenses. (more…)

A Deeper Look At Shaq’s Production

Sunday, October 10th, 2021

If not for referee blunders, Bucs sacks king Shaq Barrett would be having a Defensive Player of the Year kind of start. (more…)

When D-Linemen Are On The Same Page

Wednesday, October 6th, 2021


Joe cannot get enough of watching this play again and again. (more…)

Bucs Defense Improves To 20th-Ranked In NFL

Tuesday, October 5th, 2021

With the Chargers knocking off the Raiders last night, stats across the NFL evened out as every team has now played four games. (more…)

“First Time All Year We Were Really Committed To The Running Game”

Tuesday, October 5th, 2021

Cameron Brate opens up

One of the most cerebral Buccaneers put his foot down yesterday on what the Bucs offense needs to be. (more…)

“Freelancing” Devin White

Monday, October 4th, 2021

Four times in the history of Joe’s coverage of the Bucs has Joe been told by true insiders that defensive players were doing too much freelancing.

It’s not considered a positive thing. (more…)

Trading For A Pass Rusher

Monday, September 27th, 2021

Bucs GM Jason Licht

Joe’s a little surprised that all the screaming for the Bucs to get help in their secondary isn’t accompanied by the obvious for a team with three sacks in three games. (more…)

After Further Review

Monday, September 27th, 2021


Joe’s possibly weekly feature of notes and thoughts when Joe rewatches the Bucs’ game in no particular order. 

*At the bottom of the photo above, you’ll see the fat cushion on Rams receiver on Van Jefferson from Bucs cornerback Dee Delaney. (more…)

The Morning After

Monday, September 27th, 2021

A lot of meat on the bone to gnaw on. So let’s get to it. (more…)

Ira Kaufman’s 10 Takeaways From Bucs-Rams

Sunday, September 26th, 2021

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When Tampa Bay comes up short, Bruce Arians typically explains it away with the phrase “Bucs beating Bucs.”

Not this time. (more…)

Arians: Plan Is To Play O.J. Howard More

Tuesday, September 21st, 2021

O.J. Howard

O.J. Howard made a strong, 21-yard catch over the middle against the Falcons on Sunday, his first and only target of the 2021 season. (more…)

Takeaways And Rushing

Monday, September 20th, 2021


Think Bucs defensive coordinator Todd Bowles hasn’t made a difference? (more…)

Bruce Arians: Carlton Davis Wasn’t Injured

Monday, September 20th, 2021

Carlton Davis

So the scary news late last week was Bucs No. 1 cornerback Carlton Davis showing up on Friday and Saturday’s injury report with a bad hamstring. (more…)

Ira Kaufman’s 10 Takeaways From Bucs-Falcons

Sunday, September 19th, 2021


Mike Edwards had himself a day — and the Bucs needed every bit of it to subdue the pesky Atlanta Falcons. (more…)

Power Shift In The NFC South

Sunday, September 19th, 2021

Ugly day for a slimy Saints team

What a doubleheader! (more…)

Bruce Arians: Dallas “Caught Us A Little Off Guard”

Wednesday, September 15th, 2021

Candid and somewhat confusing comments from Bucco Bruce Arians. (more…)

Ronald Jones Seems To Have Answered Bruce Arians

Sunday, September 12th, 2021

Responds to Bruce Arians?

After Ronald Jones had a costly fumble Thursday night in the Bucs’ win over the Cowboys, he seemed to vanish. (more…)