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Ira Talks Puppets & Practice, Arians’ Guarantee, Patrick Peterson, One Buc Vibes, And Ira Makes His First-Round Call & More

Thursday, April 25th, 2019

Soaking in the sun and this week’s action at One Buc Palace has left the Sage of Tampa Bay sports with plenty to say, and there’s that thing called the NFL Draft tonight. And it’s all presented by Ed Morse Cadillac Tampa and Ed Morse Cadillac Brandon. Check out their fabulous April offers while you listen.

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Listening to the Ira Kaufman Podcast is fun, free and easy. Enjoy!

Time’s Up; No Guessing

Wednesday, April 24th, 2019

BY IRA KAUFMAN

We’re in search of the holy grail, Buccaneer style.

On Tuesday, I asked Bruce Arians how far the Bucs could move back in the first round, pocket extra picks, and still be comfortable with the deal. (more…)

Ira Talks Schedule Fallout & Interpretation, Telling December Data, OTA Opening Day, Draft, Draft & More Draft, Including “The Great Pitch” At One Buc Palace

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019

It’s coming to a boil when it comes to how the Bucs will build their team through this important draft. And the Sage of Tampa Bay sports is all over it, and it’s all presented by Ed Morse Cadillac Tampa and Ed Morse Cadillac Brandon. Check out their fabulous April offers while you listen. Special guest Dr. David Wenk joins the fun today, always a great guest.

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The Real McCoy

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019

BY IRA KAUFMAN

The record will show that Gerald McCoy played his final game as a Buccaneer on Dec. 30, 2018 in a 34-32 home loss against Atlanta.

It was his 123rd start in pewter and, as usual, Tampa Bay’s defense was subpar, allowing the Falcons to roll up 27 first downs and 489 yards in the season finale. (more…)

More NFL Disrespect For Tampa

Saturday, April 20th, 2019

Ira is not happy. But he will be Thursday night at Buffalo Wild Wings in South Tampa for the JoeBucsFan NFL Draft party.

BY IRA KAUFMAN

The Bucs are victims in this Schedule-Gate fiasco, but the organization isn’t blameless.

The 2019 regular-season slate is out and the NFL did Tampa Bay no favors, even if the Bucs will feature a Week 1 game at home for the first time since 2015. (more…)

Ira Talks Team Glazer And The No. 5 Overall Pick, “Tantalizing” At No. 26, Beckwith Fallout, Ronald Jones Confidence, Drafting A Running Back, Jameis & The Going Rate, And More

Friday, April 19th, 2019

The Sage of Tampa Bay sports is shooting all kinds of insight and wisdom as the countdown to the draft — and the draft party — is on and it’s all presented by Ed Morse Cadillac Tampa and Ed Morse Cadillac Brandon. Check out their fabulous April offers while you listen.

Click play above or tune in at iTunes, Google Play or Podbean.com. Stay informed, thinking and smiling every single Tuesday & Thursday — and there is NO offseason.

Listening to the Ira Kaufman Podcast is fun, free and easy. Enjoy!

4 Guys The Bucs Shouldn’t Draft

Wednesday, April 17th, 2019

BY IRA KAUFMAN

Let’s not get too cute here.

Batting fifth in the NFL draft order, the Bucs shouldn’t be pressured into swinging for the fences and risking a big whiff. There have been too many big-time draft busts in Tampa, too many painful memories for Buc fans to stomach. (more…)

Ira Talks Narrowing The Draft Field, Jason Licht Reaction, Telling Noah Spence Talk, More Gerald McCoy Botching, And Much More

Wednesday, April 17th, 2019

Ira’s diving into all things Bucs draft and so much more, as usual. The Sage is in true midseason form today and it’s all presented by Ed Morse Cadillac Tampa and Ed Morse Cadillac Brandon. Check out their fabulous April offers while you listen.

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Listening to the Ira Kaufman Podcast is fun, free and easy. Enjoy!

“They Need To Join The Party”

Monday, April 15th, 2019

BY IRA KAUFMAN

Time waits for no one, unless you’re a fan of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. (more…)

Red Zone Fix & A Rookie View Of Jameis

Friday, April 12th, 2019

It’s Sage Ira’s Friday column!

BY IRA KAUFMAN

The resurrection of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers has to begin on the defensive end, but improvements are mandatory on the other side of the ball.

Yes, Tampa Bay led the NFL in passing yards last season. Who cares? (more…)

Ira Talks Jameis Winston Swagger, The Great Bucs-Fan Draft Divide, Godwin Usage And Refreshing Answers, And More

Thursday, April 11th, 2019

(Joe will note first that no one was harmed during the recording of this episode.) Sage Ira puts the gloves on this week when it comes to the Buccaneers’ first-round draft pick, and there’s plenty on the news of the week, as well. It’s all presented by Ed Morse Cadillac Tampa and Ed Morse Cadillac Brandon. Check out their fabulous April offers while you listen.

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Listening to the Ira Kaufman Podcast is fun, free and easy. Enjoy!

Desperate For Grit

Wednesday, April 10th, 2019

BY IRA KAUFMAN

Bruce Arians doesn’t need to be reminded of Tampa Bay’s road woes.

When Arians strolled along the Arizona sidelines, he watched in glee as his Cardinals crushed the Bucs early in successive years at University of Phoenix Stadium. (more…)

Ira Talks Draft Reaching, Devin Bush, Internal Mentality At No. 5 Overall, Cornerbacks Crisis, And Much More

Tuesday, April 9th, 2019

Draft tension is heating up and The Sage of Tampa Bay Sports is all over building the Bucs roster and how it might be done. All the fun is presented by Ed Morse Cadillac Tampa and Ed Morse Cadillac Brandon. Check out their fabulous April offers while you listen.

Click play above or tune in at iTunes, Google Play or Podbean.com. Stay informed, thinking and smiling every single Tuesday & Thursday — and there is NO offseason.

Listening to the Ira Kaufman Podcast is fun, free and easy. Enjoy!

Lavonte David Is On The Clock

Tuesday, April 9th, 2019

BY IRA KAUFMAN

He’s running out of time, and he knows it. (more…)

Assessing The Draft Needs

Saturday, April 6th, 2019

The Sage of Tampa Bay sports looks at the Bucs’ draft from an immediate-need perspective in today’s column

BY IRA KAUFMAN

When players start taking numbers to get into the trainer’s room, that’s when NFL teams are exposed. (more…)

Ira Talks Leadership Voids, Don Shula Flashback, Inside The Mocks, Gerald McCoy = Richard Seymour?, JPP Changes, And More

Thursday, April 4th, 2019

Ira is telling stories, making demands and barking his usual Sage wisdom. It’s all presented by Ed Morse Cadillac Tampa and Ed Morse Cadillac Brandon. Shop online now while you listen!

Click play above or tune in at iTunes, Google Play or Podbean.com. Stay informed, thinking and smiling every single Tuesday & Thursday — and there is NO offseason.

Listening to the Ira Kaufman Podcast is fun, free and easy. Enjoy!

Brotherhood Lessons From The New Guy

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019

BY IRA KAUFMAN

Denver defensive players knew where they were going on Tuesday nights.

They were going to Von Miller’s crib.

By the time the laughs died down and the empty beer cans and pizza boxes were tossed in the trash, another element had been added to a delicate chemistry set. (more…)

Ira Demands High Fan Expectations, Talks All-Powerful Bruce Arians, Rhea Perlman, No. 5 Pick Desire, Hargreaves Reaction & Much More

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019

The Ira Kaufman Podcast returns to One Buc Palace and there’s plenty on the buffet. The Sage of Tampa Bay sports is putting his foot down out of the gate. It’s all presented by Ed Morse Cadillac Tampa and Ed Morse Cadillac Brandon. Check out their fabulous April offers while you listen.

Click play above or tune in at iTunes, Google Play or Podbean.com. Stay informed, thinking and smiling every single Tuesday & Thursday — and there is NO offseason.

Listening to the Ira Kaufman Podcast is fun, free and easy. Enjoy!