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Ira Kaufman’s 10 Takeaways From Bucs-Saints

Monday, January 18th, 2021

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Youth wasn’t just served Sunday evening — youth ruled. (more…)

“It Becomes Normalized”

Monday, January 18th, 2021

What a night (and a week ahead) of ecstasy for Joe and all the Bucs fans across the globe.

So much joy for so many reasons.

General manager Jason Licht talked last night about one reason he is so full of appreciation and confidence. (more…)

61 Yards Combined For Gronk, Mike Evans, Antonio Brown & Chris Godwin?? No Problem.

Sunday, January 17th, 2021

Look at that headline.

Read it again. (more…)

Lavonte David Explains, “We Wasn’t Locked In”

Saturday, January 16th, 2021

Perhaps the greatest and purest insight into the Buccaneers’ losing mentality during The Lost Decade was delivered by Lavonte David after the Bucs tanked their season opener in 2015. Joe still can’t believe David’s historic explanation.

Today, David gave some insight into the 2020 season. (more…)

Hall Of Fame Honors Mike Evans With A Display; Devin White Activated

Sunday, January 10th, 2021

Mike Evans inked two more impressive lines on his resume yesterday. (more…)

Icing The Game, Changing His Legacy

Sunday, January 10th, 2021

No longer is Lavonte David on the list of special Bucs players that never won a damn thing worth mentioning when they wore a Tampa Bay jersey.

And look who was there last night with the game on the line. (more…)

“Terrible” Defense

Sunday, January 10th, 2021

Fingers poor defensive effort.

While you were sitting at home or at Big Storm Brewery watching the Bucs’ first playoff game since 2007, you were likely cursing out loud at the Bucs’ defense. (more…)

Today Is Why Bucs Got Antonio Brown

Sunday, January 3rd, 2021

Look, Joe was suspicious when the Bucs signed furniture-tossing, bicycle-throwing receiver Antonio Brown. (more…)

Frustrating Decision-Making To End Game

Sunday, January 3rd, 2021

So with a 44-27 lead, the Bucs didn’t just fail to hand off to Ronald Jones so he could get a shot at 1,000 yards rushing, coaches freakin’ asked RoJo to block while they threw short twice to Antonio Brown.

What the hell was that? (more…)

Team Glazer Is Back!

Saturday, December 26th, 2020

Buccaneers co-chairmen Bryan and Joel Glazer

The 12-season Buccaneers playoff drought is over!

And Joe’s all fired up for Team Glazer, the ownership class presiding over the spectacular pile of garbage that collectively was the Buccaneers from 2008 through 2019. (more…)

“His Confidence Was Shot”

Friday, December 25th, 2020

Joe wrote a lot in the spring and summer of 2019 that there was an over-the-top but unstated effort at One Buc Palace to jack up the confidence of running back Ronald Jones. (more…)

Derrick Brooks Pleads For A Complete Game

Friday, December 25th, 2020

Another great episode of TAMPA TWO loaded with insight from Buccaneers legend Derrick Brooks alongside columnist Ira Kaufman.

Don’t miss this one as the Bucs sit on the cusp of the playoffs.

Door Opens Wide For The No. 5 Playoff Seed

Sunday, December 20th, 2020

The football gods were miraculously giving to the Bucs today.

The biggest upset of the NFL season, one of the biggest in history, was a special gift to Tampa Bay. (more…)

Candid Talk From Bucco Bruce Arians

Sunday, December 20th, 2020

Bucco Bruce Arians knows he has a ridiculously unique and rather strange football team that sits with a 9-5 record on the cusp of the playoffs. (more…)

Warrior Mike Evans

Sunday, December 20th, 2020

Joe apologizes for the graphic nature of the photograph, but it’s not every day that you see a guy significantly ill on the sidelines head back into a football game.

That’s Mike Evans. (more…)

Rob Gronkowski Changes The Locker Room

Wednesday, December 16th, 2020

It seems there is a critical reason Rob Gronkowski is a Buccaneer, one that has nothing to do with him being a Hall of Fame producer at the tight end position. (more…)

Ira Kaufman Talks Coaching Victories, Good Breaks, Changing Pass Rush, Tom Brady’s Slow Starts, The Drive For No. 5 & Much More

Tuesday, December 15th, 2020

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Todd Bowles Revives Rotation

Monday, December 14th, 2020

Change agent

Hidden by the Bucs’ 26-14 victory was Todd Bowles’ defense getting gutted and gashed in various ways yesterday.

Joe will start at an unexpected place: Kirk Cousins rushing for a career high.


Bad November? Don’t Worry, Says Bucs Assistant

Wednesday, December 9th, 2020

Bucs OLB coach Larry Foote.

Last week former Super Bowl-winning general manager Scott Pioli took to the NFL Network airwaves and explained how a team prepares for the stretch run of a playoff season. (more…)

LeGarrette Blount Talks About His Good Friend Tom Brady And The Bucs’ Obvious Fix

Saturday, December 5th, 2020

LeGarrette Blount

Leave it to the Bucs to get rid of a punishing young 1,000-yard running back who later won three Super Bowls and became a folk hero with the Belicheats. (more…)

Report: Bucs Coaches Meeting Tom Brady’s Demand For “Better Midweek Preparations”

Monday, November 30th, 2020

This is a good one from a reputable reporter who always seems extremely closely connected to Tom Brady’s inner circle. (more…)