Bucs Sign Multiple UDFAs

With Bucs rookie mini-camp beginning on Friday afternoon, Tampa Bay has introduced in a lot of gamers. The staff introduced that they’ve signed 13 undrafted free brokers that may attend practices.

Listed here are the names of every participant with their respective faculties.

Bucs Undrafted Free Brokers

TE Ben Boise – Wisconsin River Falls

OG Curtis Blackwell – Ball State

OT Dylan Prepare dinner – Montana 

ILB Olakunle Fatukasi – Rutgers

CB Don Gardner – South Dakota

WR Kaylon Geiger – Texas Tech 

CB Kyler McMichael – North Carolina 

OLB JoJo Ozougwu – Arkansas State

ILB J.J. Russell – Memphis 

WR Jerreth Sterns – Western Kentucky 

WR Deven Thompkins – Utah State

S Nolan Turner – Clemson 

OLB Jordan Younger – Previous Dominion 

Discovering Hidden Expertise

It’s been harder than in yr’s previous to get in undrafted free brokers. That’s because of the proficient roster that the Bucs have amassed.

With that stated, the Bucs are the most effective groups within the league at discovering these hidden gem abilities. Have a look at tight finish Cam Brate for that. And whereas outdoors linebacker Shaq Barrett didn’t start his profession with the Bucs, he was additionally an undrafted free agent.

Tampa Bay acknowledged Barrett’s potential when he as a backup with the Broncos and he grew to become the most effective free agent signings the Bucs have ever made.

So far as the this group, a few of the standouts come on the broad receiver place with Sterns and Thompkins. They’re each small guys with blazing velocity. Though the Bucs have plenty of gamers competing on the roster on the place, it’s open season outdoors of Mike Evans, Chris Godwin and Russell Gage. Each Sterns and Thompkins might discover a position on this staff if they will excel as a kick returner.

Bucs rookie mini-camp will get going at Tampa Bay’s observe facility on Friday and Saturday of this week.