With the season formally over, the Bucs introduced on Monday they have signed 10 gamers from the apply squad to futures contracts.
We have signed 10 gamers on our apply squad to order/futures contracts.#GoBucs
— Tampa Bay Buccaneers (@Buccaneers) January 24, 2022
On the offensive aspect of the ball, G John Molchon, RB Kenjon Barner and TE Codey McElroy have been signed. Defensively, the Bucs retained DL Kobe Smith, DL Benning Potoa’e, S Troy Warner, OLB Elijah Ponder, DL Will Previlon and CB Rashard Robinson. Additionally re-signed was kicker Jose Borregales.
The Bucs made wonderful use of the 16-man apply squad this season with all of the accidents they suffered. Barner, McElroy and Robinson noticed motion in a number of video games over the course of the yr. Barner stuffed in because the workforce’s return man throughout Darden’s damage. McElroy noticed motion when Gronkowski was sidelined. Robinson was really signed to the principle roster and was a key contributor on particular groups earlier than accidents set in for the six-year professional.
Molchon and Potoa’e return to the apply squad for the second straight yr. In the meantime McElroy returns for his third. Ponder, Warner and Borregales completed their rookie seasons with contracts after becoming a member of the workforce as undrafted free brokers. Contemplating Ryan Succop’s $4 million wage, Borregales might discover himself competing for the kicking job in August.