Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Peyton Barber scores a touchdown during the second half of the NFL game between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Atlanta Falcons on October 14, 2018 at Mercedes-Benz... Obtenez des photos d'actualité haute résolution de qualité sur Getty Images The Buccaneers are hopeful that Jones can make an impact in this area, as he is an explosive player in the open field. 30 Responses to ““Peyton’s Our Running Down Running Back”” Tampa Bay Demon Says: October 20th, 2018 at 10:41 am. Only last year, did the situation become untenable, in part due to a lot of early deficits, and the Bucs only ran on 49.2 of their first downs, ranking 25th in the league. This may be his last chance in the NFL so he could make the most of it. Debbie Voiles Contact Group Runs Locations Current Page: Race Calendar Coaching ... Tampa Register. 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Now that the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have moved on from Doug Martin, the Bucs are in need of a talented running back that can help this struggling running game come alive once again when the Bucs return to the field in their quest to the … Tampa Bay is on the cusp of collapse, I fear, and Winston’s suspension isn’t helping. Tampa Bay won 28-21. He has the ability to play on special teams as kick returner/punt returner and if he does well, that could be his ticket to making the team. TAMPA — Bucs running back Jacquizz Rodgers recorded his first professional 100-yard receiving game Sunday but had no reason to celebrate following Tampa Bay's 16-3 loss to Washington. "We didn't do a good job all the way around – backfield, up front, everybody was involved with that. Dubious Defense Of Antonio Brown. Raiders Failure: Harbinger of the Future? Notable 2017 Numbers**: The goal stated by Dirk Koetter and the Bucs' coaching staff – among their list of statistical milestones they feel are important to win consistently – is 125 rushing  yards per game. Obviously he's in the mix so it will be interesting to see how it plays out.". Breathe Easy, Bucs Fans . We discuss the Tampa Bay options. In the 48–10 loss, he had ten carries for 29 rushing yards. Jan 16 Long Haul 100mi/100 furlong, Land O’ Lakes Register. The other two running backs on the roster are Shaun Wilson from Duke and Dalton Crossan. 2018 Tampa Bay Buccaneers final roster; Quarterbacks. He's just out to prove what he can do. Tampa Bay originally drafted Martin out of Boise State with the 31st overall pick in 2012 and saw immediate success with a Pro Bowl and Pro Football Writers of America All-Rookie selection. "We know what he can do," said Spencer. Jason Licht and his staff have been busy….. As the Buccaneers wrap up their offseason workout program, we are taking a new position-by-position look at how the 90-man roster will stack up for the start of training camp in late July. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. I believe that Wilson is going to surprise a lot of fans when he starts playing in the pre-season games. March 28, 2018 8:00 am. Dec 4, 2016; San Diego, CA, USA; Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Jacquizz Rodgers (32) runs the ball during the second half against the San Diego Chargers at Qualcomm Stadium. Saquon Barkley is widely regarded as the top back of the 2018 prospects. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers drafted Jones in the second round of the 2018 NFL Draft. 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He currently is a contributor/writer for Full Press Coverage Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Published by All Things Bucs on March 28, 2018 March 28, 2018. Kyle Brandt from Good Morning Football said “there are only about five running backs that can take the ball 80 yards and the Bucs have one of them”. Did that boost their rankings? "One of the things, this is his third year so he has a good feeling of what we're trying to do offensively. Or should we expect Peyton Barber to take a chunk out of his production? Jones was drafted by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the second round with the 38th overall pick in the 2018 NFL Draft. When Barber was the starter the last few games of the season, the offense seemed to click. Actually, watching paint dry may have been more exciting. Former Tampa Bya Buccaneer Doug Martin, started the season off with a 4 game suspension and just never returned to his 2015 form. Christian Worthen has been a fan of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for 22 years. As expected, again, Sims's return did not change the Bucs' plans to address the running back corps in the draft. […], NXT TakeOver: Wargames 2020 Results A.K.A. 2018 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Statistics & Players. The Buccaneers' Week 15 list of protected practice squad players is the same as last week: K Greg Joseph, CB Herb Miller and G John Molchon. Along with center Ryan Jensen, Smith and Marpet are the best run blockers on the team. Crossan was signed by the Indianapolis Colts in 2017. Despite the bumps in the road the team may face in 2018, the future is bright for Tampa. For all those fantasy football owners who drafted Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Ronald Jones and didn’t drop him, it may pay off. I do not think he will start right away unless he has a strong training camp and can show that he can pass protect consistently. They're very quick, so we have to capitalize on some of that. By Ken Filler Feb. 06, 2018 . But he's a fast learner. But mainly we like his agility, we like his ability to maybe that hit that long one every now and then. The right guard spot remains a bit unsettled but the Bucs have several options there. We have to be better, we've got to run the ball a heck of a lot better.". But that only happens if Winston matures and Jones lives up to his draft price. I actually agree and feel pretty good about Peyton Barber as our featured back. I can understand the reasoning, but I would be very surprised if he doesn’t make the 53 man roster. Jones didn't get a large amount of opportunities in the passing game at USC but Tampa Bay coaches think he has the necessary talents to develop into a player who can be productive catching passes out of the backfield. Barkley won an array of awards including the 2016 All Big Ten First team. That's a pretty good combination. Visit ESPN to view the Tampa Bay Buccaneers team depth chart for the current season Rodgers is set to make 1.6 million dollars this season if he can stay on the roster. Am I in the minority on that? 82 Antony Auclair; 84 Cameron Brate; 86 Donnie Ernsberger; 88 Tanner Hudson; … The team addressed that shortcoming during the offseason not only with the addition of Jones but also some changes on the offensive line. Record: 5-11-0, 4th in NFC South Division (Schedule and Results) Coach: Dirk Koetter (5-11-0) Points For: 396 (24.8/g) 12th of 32. Two days later, the team added Crossan, a former undrafted free agent who went to camp with the Colts last year. Seasons: 45 (1976 to 2020) Record (W-L-T): 274-429-1 Playoff Record: 6-9 Super Bowls Won: 1 (1 Appearance) Championships Won *: 1 . The Bucs fought off the Vikings' attempt to replace them as the NFC's sixth seed and now have a two-game edge over the teams just outside the conference playoff picture. Tampa Bay defeated the Miami Dolphins 26-24 on Thursday night in its preseason opener. The missing name is Doug Martin, who was released in February after a second straight unproductive season. This year during the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ training camp, I will be keeping my eyes on the running backs as it will be vital to the Buccaneers offense. It is highly recommended that you use the latest versions of a supported browser in order to receive an optimal viewing experience. Search Archives. In 2016, Rodgers ran the ball well when he had the opportunity to start. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will need a new running back Rick Stroud of the Tamp Bay Times has reported the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have informed running back Doug Martin of his release. Bucs are in need on a Running Back since they cut Doug Martin. Size-wise, he has good size but he'll probably put on some more pounds. If Winston can keep his head on straight, I like the idea of Tampa’s offense blossoming. Jones has elite speed which has been missing from the running back group the last few years. Some pundits have said that Rodgers job is in jeopardy. He's another small guy; everybody told him all along coming up, 'You can't do this, you're too small for that.' What both Jones (certainly) and Wilson (possibly) will bring to the position is high-end speed. The Bucs hope the addition of Jones and the further development of Barber will bring those days back. April 4, 2018 12:22 pm. The offensive line is not the key to this game. Another former undrafted player, Barber was better in his second season then he was as a rookie, making sharper cuts and breaking tackles, and the Bucs expect him to continue to improve. 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