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Jameis Winston Accuracy Chart: Week 2

by Jim Johnson on September 25, 2016

Jameis Winston, against the Arizona Cardinals was harassed for much of the day! The Cardinals defense sent 5 or more rushers at Winston on 48% of his dropbacks. A trend that is sure to continue throughout the remainder of the teams games, until Winston shows a  consistency to beat pressure. Another alarming trend, that seems to be highlighted […]

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Jameis Winston Accuracy Chart: Week 1

by Jim Johnson on September 13, 2016

Jameis Winston was efficient versus the Atlanta Falcons, spreading the ball around to eight different receivers. Winston was pressured on 7 attempts. He had one pass dropped, which was at the 59-second mark remaining in the 3rd quarter by Vincent Jackson. Winston was 5 of 8 on third down passing. The chart below depicts the distance the […]

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Winston’s Day Passing Versus Atlanta

by Staff Report on September 12, 2016

Jameis Winston was on the cusp of breaking franchise records! The last time a Buccaneers, starting quarterback passed for over 280-yards and four touchdowns in an opening season game was Steve Deberg, against the Atlanta Falcons, in the 1987 season opener. Deberg carved up the Falcons defense to the tune of  333 yards on 24 […]

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Why Not The Bucs!

by Jim Johnson on September 10, 2016

As I typed on twitter, shortly after hearing the news, that the Buccaneers had decided to fire head coach Lovie Smith; Holding out hope GM Jason Licht’s first head coaching hire declares war on the NFL!  – like most fans, I live and die with the ebb and flow of the Bucs, through the highs […]

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Buc What Ya Heard! & Real Bucs Talk: Atlanta Falcons Preview

by Staff Report on September 8, 2016

All-round good guy and purveyor of Buccaneer thoughts, Gene Thomas, AKA “Superhvyweight”, of Buc What Ya Heard! was joined by the Michael Pless and Mark Ramirez, the patriarchs of RealBucsTalk. The trio break down the Buccaneers, upcoming game against the Atlanta Falcons. Discussing the strength of the team; offensive line and what they expect to transpire […]

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Buc Sign Cecil Shorts Bolster Receiver Depth

by Staff Report on September 7, 2016

In somewhat of an expected move, to bolster the teams’ depth, at receiver. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers and free agent receiver Cecil Shorts have agreed to terms on a contract. The addition of Shorts, gives the team an experienced veteran option, should newly anointed slot receiver, Adam Humphries not fulfill the hype. Terms on the contract […]

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Bucs Working Out Receivers

by Staff Report on September 6, 2016

Per multiple reports the Buccaneers are scheduled to work out two receivers, today at One Buc Place. One being recently released Houston Texan Cecil Shorts and the other being former Indianapolis Colts wide out Mekale McKay. It’s telling – as the front office continues to bring in additional candidates to kick the tires on potential […]

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Buc What Ya Heard!!!!

by Staff Report on September 6, 2016

If your a fanatical fan, of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, I highly recommend you give Gene “Superhvyweight” Thomas a follow on  He’s a well reasoned voice, grounded in his football fandom, in a sea of whimsical fans.  Gene gives thorough breakdowns of the team – calls it like he sees it. In the video […]

Dirk Koetter was asked by the local pen and mic club about his confidence level heading in to the regular season opener, as a first time NFL head coach, Koetter responded with a candid, if not downright honest answer; one that will surely have fans, ears perk up – while noting this was a downfall […]

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Bucs Poised To Become Future Of NFC South?

by Jim Johnson on September 6, 2016

Around The NFL, editor, Gregg Rosenthal, of has inked the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as the future, of the NFC South. While proclaiming the Carolina Panthers are the present – rightfully so, in the case of the Panthers – until one of the other teams in the South dethrones the standard of the conference, in […]

The Chicago Sun-Times, is reporting the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have traded for former Wisconsin and Chicago Bear 2011 first-round selection (29th overall) T Gabe Carimi. The move effectively addresses, on paper, depth concerns on the offensive line for the Bucs. Adam Schefter of ESPN, via his Twitter feed is reporting the Bucs will send a […]

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by Staff Report on August 9, 2012

Doug Martin

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Gilberry: “I’m Fighting For A Roster Spot”

by Staff Report on July 16, 2012

Recently signed DE Wallace Gilberry formerly of the Kansas City Chiefs. Whom some feel is a near lock to make the Buccaneers 53-man roster after second-year DE Da’Quan Bowers suffered an Achilles injury during off-season conditioning is showing why he was signed. By all accounts he’s a scrappy player who has clawed tooth and nail, […]

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Doug Martin’s Contract Breakdown

by Staff Report on June 6, 2012

Even though 620 WDAE, ESPN and various other media outlets have reported that Martin and the Bucs agreed to a  five-year deal, the reality is that it’s a hard four-year deal with the team holding an option for a fifth year. Referencing the Collective Bargaining Agreement specifically:  Article 7 Rookie Compensation and Rookie Compensation Pool: […]

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Peyton Manning would look good in pewter

by James LoPresti on March 7, 2012

Peyton Manning to Marvin Harrison; Manning to Reggie Wayne; Manning to…Arrelious Benn? Hey, it’s not out of the realm of possibilities. After 14 seasons as the face of the franchise, the Indianapolis Colts have decided to release the future Hall-of-Fame quarterback. By doing so, Manning immediately becomes one of the biggest attractions on the free […]