‘I Want To Be One Of The Best To Ever Play’

Bucs huge receiver Mike Evans just lately sat down with Ari Alexander of KPRC 2 Houston. Through the interview, they mentioned, amongst different issues, whether or not Evans thinks about incomes a spot within the Professional Soccer Corridor of Fame. Here’s what Evans needed to say:

“Yeah, after all. I give it some thought, however clearly I attempt to keep within the second as a lot as doable. That’s what I’m working for. You realize, why not? I’m making an attempt to be the perfect within the recreation proper now. And finally, among the finest to ever play. And I’ve the instruments to try this. I’ve been blessed. I’ve been extraordinarily favored. You realize, why not do it?”

It’s simple to know why Evans, together with anybody who has adopted his profession, thinks he could have a shot on the Corridor. With 606 profession catches for 9,301 yards and 75 touchdowns, Evans is already the Bucs’ profession chief in all three classes. And people numbers examine favorably when NFL profession leaders. He ranks No. 85 all-time in receptions and No. 59 in receiving yards, plus he sits tied for No. 36 in receiving touchdowns. And he nonetheless hasn’t reached his thirtieth birthday but.

With one other season like 2021, Evans may simply transfer as much as No. 61, No. 45 and and No. 15 in these respective classes. As well as, Evans is at the moment the NFL’s record-holder for many consecutive seasons with 1,000 yards receiving to start out a profession with eight. That, mixed together with his present landing whole, offers him with a case for the Corridor already. To not point out, he does have a Tremendous Bowl ring as effectively.

The excellent news is, Evans appears removed from prepared for retirement. And with every further catch, yard and landing, he will get that a lot nearer to attaining one among his final objectives.