Six Bucs Make Analyst’s Top 100 List

Rankings season is drawing to a detailed. Preseason is across the nook and so most websites that produce rankings like to complete up with a “massive board” of kinds. Pete Prisco of CBS Sports activities put out his prime 100 gamers not too long ago, and the Bucs had been featured closely. Acquainted faces Tom Brady, Tristan Wirfs, Antoine Winfield Jr, Chris Godwin, Mike Evans and Lavonte David all make the reduce.

Brady Leads The Method

Brady tops the Bucs gamers, rating sixth total and 4th amongst quarterbacks. Here’s what Prisco needed to say.

“He’s coming off certainly one of his greatest seasons by way of stats, throwing for five,316 yards and 43 landing passes. When does he decelerate? Does he earlier than he retires? He’s wonderful. And there’s no motive to assume he received’t put up massive numbers once more.”

Brady’s two-and-a-half-decade dominance of the league is among the biggest feats in sports activities historical past. And for him to proceed to play at this stage at this age is unparalleled. On condition that he simply had one of many higher seasons in his hall-of-fame profession it is smart that Brady would nonetheless rank so excessive on such a listing.

In the meantime, Wirfs is available in at 32, whereas Winfield is the primary defensive participant on the Bucs to make the listing at 49. Godwin and Evans rank 62nd and 73rd respectively. Bucs followers are sure to debate whether or not it must be the opposite means round David rounds out the Bucs prime 100 coming in at 87th.

Past the highest 100, Prisco lists about 50 honorable mentions. 5 further Bucs are listed there with Shaq Mason, Vita Vea, Devin White, Ryan Jensen, and Carlton Davis all famous.

Curiously, outdoors linebacker Shaq Barrett was not talked about in any respect. The Bucs tied with two different groups with the second-most gamers on the listing. These groups had been the Dallas Cowboys and the San Francisco 49ers. The Los Angeles Chargers had probably the most with 9 gamers.