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On March 12, 2014, Josh McCown signed a two-year, $10 million contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He was immediately named the starter by new head coach Lovie Smith. Unfortunately, after an injury and then not returning to form upon his return, McCown was released after just one season with the team. With futility at […]


Relax Bucs fans, a killer offense is only a few players away

Ten years ago, the Bucs were coming off of 2 consecutive losing season, leaving many to ponder if the game had gone past Jon Gruden; it was the first time a Super Bowl winner had two such losing years. But in 2005 with QB found in Brian Griese, the Bucs went into the season with […]

McCown led offense was 12 of 17 on third downs. Defense let the team down again, the 5th 4th Qtr lead.

For Josh McCown, he never had a chance

On his way out of the door the Buccaneers should give QB Josh McCown a purple heart for all the beatings he took behind center during the worst Bucs season on record since 1986. McCown was brought in to QB the Bucs to a ten win season with the right amount of defense and special […]

FOXBORO, MA - JANUARY 18:  Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots holds up the Lamar Hunt Trophy after defeating the Indianapolis Colts in the 2015 AFC Championship Game at Gillette Stadium on January 18, 2015 in Foxboro, Massachusetts.  The Patriots defeated the Colts 45-7.  (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Belichick, Brady, Patriots, deserve to be mentioned with the best from now on

There was never a bigger disparity: From 1983 to 1996 the Tampa Bay Buccanners has 13 Double Digit loss seasons in 14 years. In that same time span, the San Francisco 49ers had nothing but double digit winning seasons. It was more than just Montanna was better than Vinny, or Steve Young SF was better […]

Bucs fans can meet Super Bowl champ Derrick Brooks through IfOnly

One of the most famous and dominant defensive units the NFL has seen over the past few decades was anchored down in Tampa Bay throughout the late-1990s-early 2000s, as the Buccaneers excelled for a while under their much-publicized “Tampa 2” scheme. This strategy was implemented by former head coach Tony Dungy and former defensive coordinator […]


Draft Thoughts: What Bucs should do, & Comic Relief

Before getting into the draft, some comic relief courtesy of Scott Reynolds of PewterReport.com. In the SR Fab 5 which is mandatory reading for all Bucs fans weekly on Fridays, Scott recalled a funny moment with former Bucs Head Coach Raheem Morris. It goes like this…. It was November 1, 2010, and I received a phone […]


Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Franchise Quarterbacks? Oil and Water; They’ve never mixed!

Call it another Oxymoron like Jumbo Shrimp or Military Intelligence….Tampa Bay Buccaneers Franchise Quarterback; Its just like Oil and Water-   you’ll never get it together. Tampa Bay Buccaneers Head Coach Lovie Smith and GM Jason Licht will attempt to change that culture in a place where NO BUCCANEER QB has ever made it to […]


It’s a Quarterback Driven League: if you want to lose!

The more things change, the more they stay the same; A french proverb making the observation that turbulent changes do not affect reality on a deeper level other than to cement the status quo.  The basis of all this ‘change’ is the new rules that protect defenseless wide receivers; students of NFL history know that […]


1st overall pick shouldn’t be treated lightly, or traded away.

The old adage is you draft the best player possible, bypassing drafting by need. In recent history the Bucs needed a safety and drafted Alabama DB Mark Barron. Lovie Smith and GB Jason Licht traded Barron away this season, as the Bucs safety never reached the level of play expected of him, or anyone drafted […]

Buccaneers can close out season with the 1st pick Sunday

Both the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and their opponent this week, the New Orleans Saints, are out of the playoff chase heading into Week 17. Nonetheless, the Bucs still have something to play for as a loss would give them the first pick in this year’s NFL Draft. Buccaneers tickets for the season finale have an […]


POSTGAME ROUNDUP: Tampa Bay Buccaneers Defense deserves credit for turnaround

Sister Theresa School for Boys has announced it’s bus has broken down on 275 yesterday, Parents are requested to please pick up their 11 sons, they are beating the Bucs 6-3 in the 3rd Quarter. VANDALISM at Josh McCowns house, Bucs QB Josh McCown was unable to get into his home Sunday night as a […]