Former Bucs Punter Signs With Division Rival

It didn’t take lengthy for punter Bradley Pinion to discover a new crew. Only a week after the Bucs launched Pinion, he’s staying within the NFC South after signing with the Falcons on Thursday, per Tom Pelissero.

Pinion spent three seasons with the Bucs after Tampa Bay traded for him in 2019 from the San Francisco 49ers. He proved to be a helpful commodity dealing with each punting and kickoff duties for all three seasons. Pinion was additionally a member of the Bucs Tremendous Bowl LV profitable crew.

The 2021 season was a little bit of a setback for Pinion as he performed via a torn labrum harm in his hip that price him two video games. He didn’t seem like he was totally wholesome as Pinion struggled within the divisional spherical loss in opposition to the Rams.

Bucs Draft A New Punter

Tampa Bay primarily changed Pinion after they drafted Georgia punter Jake Camarda of the 2022 NFL Draft. As soon as Pinion was in a position to move a bodily, the Bucs determined to launch Pinion than have an open competitors.

Each groups will play in opposition to one another in Week 5 in Tampa after which at Atlanta in week 18, the final sport of the common season.