On Saturday, the Bucs elevated huge receiver John Brown and quarterback Ryan Griffin from the follow squad. Each veterans might be obtainable on Sunday towards the Rams. Brown was signed by the group simply over per week in the past, however accidents have pressured him onto the lively roster. In the meantime, Griffin will transfer up for gameday.
Buccaneers activated Leonard Fournette from IR, launched Le’Veon Bell, elevated John Brown and Ryan Griffin from the follow squad
— Aaron Wilson (@AaronWilson_NFL) January 22, 2022
Brown’s elevation to the roster comes after Breshad Perriman was dominated out on Friday. Perriman’s absence means the Bucs might be with out three of their six best receivers on the season. One other high six receiver, Cyril Grayson, is questionable with a hamstring damage. In the meantime, Brown hasn’t seen on-field motion since Week 12 with the Jaguars. He hasn’t caught a cross because the 2020 season.
Griffin is being rewarded as a helpful follow squad member of the Bucs. He’s additionally the longest-tenured quarterback in Bucs’ historical past, now in his seventh season with Tampa Bay. Griffin has solely thrown 4 passes in his profession.
The Bucs didn’t elevate any offensive linemen from the follow squad on Saturday. That’s a very good signal they anticipate heart Ryan Jensen to play towards the Rams. There’s an opportunity for Tristan Wirfs to play as nicely, after the All-Professional practiced on Friday.