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Winfield, Wirfs Get Rookie Honors

Tuesday, January 19th, 2021

All-Rookie.

The Bucs have a member of the All-Rookie team on each side of the ball. (more…)

Answering The Bell

Tuesday, January 19th, 2021

Bucs coach Bucco Bruce Arians.

Like any good team, to win big games often requires an unsung player making a key contribution. (more…)

Watch Ira Kaufman Present Rondé Barber To Selectors For The Pro Football Hall Of Fame

Tuesday, January 19th, 2021

Rondé Barber’s Hall presentation.

Normally a class of Pro Football Hall of Famers is selected and announced the day before the Super Bowl.

We do not live in normal times. (more…)

Mike Edwards And NFL History

Tuesday, January 19th, 2021

Living in Drew Brees’ head forever?

Yeah, it was so cool that reserve Bucs safety Mike Edwards got the interception that sealed the win for the Bucs. Equally important is how he had the presence of mind to get both feet inbounds. (more…)

“It’s Amazing Because The Coaches All Called It Out”

Tuesday, January 19th, 2021

The young Bucs secondary had one hell of a teaching moment on Sunday.

Bucco Bruce Arians shed light on it last night. (more…)

“The Scepter Goes To Tampa!”

Tuesday, January 19th, 2021

Celebrates Bucs “Angry Runs.”

The Bucs are getting a lot of love in the wake of beating the slimy Saints Sunday night in the NFC divisional round. (more…)

Even Former Bucs Know It

Tuesday, January 19th, 2021

GMC sees it too.

A lot of Bucs fans — Joe included — shriek in horror upon seeing Bucs corners lining up nine-yards off the receiver on third-and-six. (more…)

“No Serious Damage”

Tuesday, January 19th, 2021

MRI results known.

Whew. Seems the Bucs may have dodged a bullet. (more…)

Jordan Whitehead Talks Matching The Saints, Emotional Revival Behind Devin White

Tuesday, January 19th, 2021

It’s not often that a Bucs game is more fun to watch the second or third time, but that’s the case with Sunday’s historic beat down of the Saints.

Why? Because Tampa Bay was the more physical and nasty team. (more…)

Running Counts

Tuesday, January 19th, 2021

Bucs RB Ronald Jones.

When the Bucs got blown out by the Saints midway through the season, the Bucs handed off the ball four times — four! (more…)

The New Bucs Defensive Star

Tuesday, January 19th, 2021

Big Devin White fan.

Like every red-blooded American male, popular sports radio and TV host Adam Schein was glued to the tube this past weekend. (more…)

Mea Culpa By Steve Smith (Sort Of)

Tuesday, January 19th, 2021

NFL Network’s Steve Smith.

Look, when a guy is paid a serious chunk of cash to offer up his opinion on a popular national cable network, occasionally he (or she) will say something so absurd it will hang with him/her forever. (more…)

“Let Him Taste A Little Astroturf!”

Tuesday, January 19th, 2021

Enforcer.

The cool thing about offensive linemen is they are like you and Joe. (more…)

Bruce Arians On Antoine Winfield: “He Did Way, Way More Than Chase Young’s 7 1/2 Sacks”

Monday, January 18th, 2021

It was the punch heard from Tarpon Springs to Ruskin.

Bucs rookie safety Antoine Winfield Jr. delivered a Mike Tyson body shot of a right hand to Saints tight end Jared Cook midway through the third quarter yesterday and out popped the football. (more…)

Make It Hooters For Lunch And Dinner

Monday, January 18th, 2021

A tray of Hooters wings and their great salads and sandwiches make for a heck of a lunch or dinner! Get it done! Locations are open to dine in, and online ordering is always easy from Joe’s friends at Hooters.

Bruce Arians: Cold Is Mind Over Matter

Monday, January 18th, 2021

The Bucs have done OK this century when the temperature is below 40 on gameday. (more…)

Bucs Chatter On GMFB

Monday, January 18th, 2021

Sweet jacket.

There actually is a group of folks nearly as jacked as Bucs fans — though not to the same level — for the Bucs to be in the NFC Championship. (more…)

Vita Vea To Return

Monday, January 18th, 2021

A promising update on Vita Vea came in November, but today’s news report on SiriusXM NFL Radio had Joe fumbling a Hooters plate of Buffalo Shrimp. (more…)

“To Me He’s Executive Of The Year, Just Pulling Off All That Stuff He Did”

Monday, January 18th, 2021

“You hear that, Glazer?”

Joe made a case weeks ago for Jason Licht being the 2020 NFL Executive of the Year.

No, haters, 2020 has nothing to do with Doug Martin and Noah Spence and Matt Gay. So shutup on those fronts. (more…)

MRI for Antonio Brown

Monday, January 18th, 2021

It’s a knee injury for Antonio Brown (not related to hurling a Casper bed), and today the Bucs are getting a deeper look with an MRI, per head coach Bucco Bruce Arians.

Brown had one catch for 10 yards yesterday on just two targets.

Of course, rookie Tyler Johnson and Scotty Miller had huge second-half catches in Brown’s absence, so Joe’s really not concerned about a potential loss of Brown. The Bucs are loaded with pass catchers, and Brown was not being used on punt returns.

“Phenomenal Gameplan”

Monday, January 18th, 2021

In yesterday’s historic win, the Bucs offense looked an old-school, smashmouth unit more than it has all season. (more…)