Buccaneers: The Bucs weaknesses at offensive line and in the secondary showed up against the Saints

November 12, 2020

Image courtesy of MARK LOMOGLIO/ASSOCIATED PRESS The Buccaneers got destroyed 38-3 by the Saints on Sunday Night Football. It was a loss that no one saw coming, partly because no one could foresee the Buccaneers offensive line and defense playing as poorly as they did. New Orleans dominated the line of scrimmage on both sides of the ball especially on defense, sacking Tom Brady three times. The pressure forced Brady…


X’s and O’s: The Patriots conceptual influence on the Buccaneers offense is obvious

October 11, 2020

Photo courtesy of MIKE EHRMANN, GETTY IMAGES When Tom Brady signed with the Buccaneers in March, we wondered how he would fit in the Buccaneers offense. Bruce Arians offense is predicated on running the football out of 11 and 12 personnel and throwing the ball down field in the intermediate and vertical passing game. People questioned whether or not Brady still had the arm strength necessary to play Tampa’s offense….


Tampa Bay Tuesday: Brady carries the Bucs to a come from behind victory and proves he still has it

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October 6, 2020

(AP Photo/Jason Behnken) If you had any doubts as to whether or not Tom Brady still “has it” you got a resounding answer on Sunday.  YES! Brady completed 30 of 46 passes for 369 yards and 5 touchdown passes and in the process proved a lot of people wrong including yours truly. I have been questioning Brady’s arm strength for the past three years now. I don’t think his arm…


Tompa Bay: Brady and the Buccaneers prove that they have a long way to go

September 14, 2020

Butch Dill/AP The new look Tampa Bay Buccaneers lost to the New Orleans Saints 34-23 in Tom Brady’s debut as the team’s starting quarterback. Tampa got off to a good start scoring on the opening drive on a Brady sneak but it was all New Orleans after that. Brady completed 23 of 36 passes for 239 yards, 2 touchdown passes and 2 interceptions including a costly pick six in the…


Tompa Bay: For Brady and the Bucs, the time is now

September 12, 2020

Mike Ehrmann/Getty Pictures After 20 years in New England, Tom Brady left the Patriots for a new challenge and more skilled teammates. He found the perfect landing spot in Tampa Bay. In the Buccaneers, Brady not only found a team with the skill group that he was looking for, he found a team coached by an offensive head coach. A coach who at 67 years old, desperately wants to win…


Tompa Bay: Leonard Fournette solidifies the one area of concern for the Bucs offensively

September 3, 2020

Image courtesy of Leonard Fournette’s twitter account. .@Buccaneers ✍🏾 #GoBucs pic.twitter.com/IEX9jXHQAf — 7⃣ Leonard Fournette (@_fournette) September 3, 2020 Buccaneers general manager Jason Licht struck again yesterday signing free agent running back Leonard Fournette to a one year deal. The deal could pay Fournette up to $3.5 million dollars with incentives. Tampa Bay already has veteran LeSean McCoy and Ronald Jones in the mix and they drafted Ke’Shawn Vaughn out…


Tompa Bay: Bruce Arians swearing at Tom Brady is good for Tom Brady

August 19, 2020

Breaking news. Buccaneers coach Bruce Arians swears at all of his players including Tom Brady. Yes. Even Tom Brady is called an MFer or any other choice cuss word on occasion when he screws up. Arians spares no one. At 43, you would think Brady has been around long enough that he is exempt from feeling the wrath of his new head coach. Instead, Arians treats him like every other…


Tom Brady looks selfish ignoring COVID-19 risks and training with his new teammates

June 28, 2020

Image courtesy of Chris Urso/TB Times Tom Brady is preparing for his 21st season in the NFL and his first with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers by organizing team workouts with his new teammates. The workouts are happening despite the fact that Florida is experiencing a second surge of COVID-19. With cases skyrocketing in 23 states, the NFLPA has recommended players suspend their workouts for the time being. Brady has failed…