Raymond Calais was the 245th pick in the 2020 draft and he’s been a favorite of Arians. He saw just one snap in the Super Bowl for Kansas City. TAMPA, FL - DECEMBER 08, 2020 - Running Back Ronald Jones II #27 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers cleats for My Cause My Cleats during practice at AdventHealth Training Center. Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Ronald Jones (27) runs for a 98-yard touchdown against the Carolina Panthers during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020… by Rob Leeds 6 months ago Follow @Rob_Leeds41. Author: Reminds me of a Mark Ingram in his running-style and the Bucs would to see Ingram-level production from their rookie. Taking a look at the Buccaneers' running back depth chart after T.J. Logan's season-ending injury. Tom Brady comes to Tampa and immediately has the best receiving group he has ever had in his career. The Buccaneers have been without a 1,000-yard rusher since 2015 and the run game has lagged behind the middle of the pack since then. — Greg Auman (@gregauman) May 28, 2020 … Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Ronald Jones (27) runs for a 98-yard touchdown against the Carolina Panthers during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020… He was viewed as more favorable by Football Outsiders metrics (17th in DVOA and 20th in DYAR among 50 qualifying backs). Jones has been working on his pass-catching skills in hopes of getting more out of that area of the game. 7-5, 2nd NFC South. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have high expectations coming into the 2020 season. Buccaneers Depth Chart. Jones, who was the team’s second-round pick in the 2018 draft, has had an up-and-down career so far. Snaps. The Bucs currently have three other running backs on the roster. However, the former Wisconsin Badger was the Bucs’ special teams captain last year and his role on that unit may give him a leg on these other guys. If he made the team, it was likely that he’d be the Tampa’s kick returner. Jones has been working on his pass-catching skills in hopes of getting more out of that area of the game. With a new quarterback under center, the running game for the Bucs will be crucial to provide support and help balance the offense. Tom Brady, who’s has made stars out of pass-catching backs in the past, has been giving Jones tips. Dare Ogunbowale, who has just 11 carries in 2019, is a pass-catching specialist and it may seem like the signing of LeSean McCoy does not bode well for his chances of making the roster. Logan’s injury may open the door for another running back to make the roster. McCoy spent last season with the Chiefs, winning a Super Bowl. WATCH: Tom Brady Connects With Mike Evans at Bucs Training Camp, Donald Trump on Buccaneers Ownership: Fantastic People. Tom Brady comes to Tampa and immediately has the best receiving group he has ever had in his career. It has been a jam-packed offseason for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, as they have made headlines numerous times. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have high expectations coming into the 2020 season. The speedy scatback may have fared better if there was a preseason, as he could have showcased his ability on the NFL level. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers need to start looking towards the future at the running back position, specifically for players that can catch the ball. However, the signing of McCoy may signal that Bruce Arians & Co. isn’t exactly confident in that. The former USC Trojan could be a league-winner in fantasy, as Pro Football Action explains, and on the field, he could be the guy that Tampa counts on to keep the offense going as they look to keep Brady from overextending his game. Tampa Bay Buccaneers safety Antoine Winfield Jr. (31) reacts as New York Giants running back Dion Lewis (33) looks to the official for the pass interference call on the Giants' two-point conversion attempt late in the game. VideoVideo related to examining the buccaneers’ running back depth chart2020-08-13T13:00:07-04:00. With a new quarterback under center, the running game for the Bucs will be crucial to provide support and help balance the offense. He was a significant factor early in the 2019 campaign, though his efficiency took a hit as the season progressed. 3rd-String: Ke’Shawn Vaughn. He netted 10.0 yards per catch on his 31 receptions in 2019. While … Buccaneers’ RB Depth Chart After Logan’s Season Ending Injury, Copyright © 2020 Heavy, Inc. All rights reserved. He netted 10.0 yards per catch on his 31 receptions in 2019. Tampa Bay Buccaneers: 5 Defensive X-factors for 2020 season by Shawn Spencer. Jones showed promise in the passing game last year, which was his second in the league. The Harrisburg, PA-native has just 101 careers last year, which marked a career-low. However, the former Wisconsin Badger was the Bucs’ special teams captain last year and his role on that unit may give him a leg on these other guys. Jones showed promise in the passing game last year, which was his second in the league. Bucs' run defense puts all the pressure on Vikings QB Kirk Cousins. “A lot of times I was trying to get a feel for the defense, if it was zone or man. Raymond Calais was the 245th pick in the 2020 draft and he’s been a favorite of Arians. Powered by. 76 overall pick in the 2020 NFL draft out of Vanderbilt where he had multiple 1,000-yard seasons. Brady’s arrival also means the running back situation in Tampa may be a more crucial element of the Bucs game, as they should find themselves winning more in 2020 and therefore, needing to run the ball more. Taking a look at the Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back depth chart, including where Ronald Jones II and LeSean McCoy rank. Tom Brady is in town and his arrival severely raises the expectations in Central Florida. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have high expectations coming into the 2020 season. The Harrisburg, PA-native has just 101 careers last year, which marked a career-low. That being said, the run game has been crucial to Brady in his most successful … Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back LeSean McCoy. I’m working on getting that pre-snap read and then just exploding through my routes, just finishing. While he may not rack up the rushing attempts, he’ll likely be an important factor on the new-look Buccaneers. Roster. “He always tells me to get low in my routes and run my routes like I already have the ball,” Jones said, via the team’s website. Latest on Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Ke'Shawn Vaughn including news, stats, videos, highlights and more on ESPN Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady (12) hands the ball off to Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Leonard Fournette (28) in the second half. Tom Brady comes to Tampa and immediately has the best receiving group he has ever had in his career. The 2020 receiver class is also extremely deep in terms of talent. Vaughn is a downhill runner who showcased explosion at the collegiate level. McCoy spent last season with the Chiefs, winning a Super Bowl. McCoy’s Chiefs tenure lasted just one season. Prior to that, he spent four years with the Bills and six with the Eagles. McCoy averaged 4.6 yards per carry last year, however, after week 8, he saw just 32 carries that netted 103 yards. Tampa Bay selected Vaughn with the No. After a stellar 2020 season for Ronald Jones, the Buccaneers’ lead back could miss some time after an injury suffered against the Minnesota Vikings. The Bucs 2020 draft class is complete with the addition of running back and kick returner Raymond Calais from Louisiana-Lafayette. 3rd-String: Ke’Shawn Vaughn. Which Buccaneers running back should you trust in Week 8 Fantasy Football? I think that’s been what we’ve been working on now just in the shorts and stuff.”. Analysis. Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back LeSean McCoy (25) is pulled by Minnesota Vikings running back Jake Bargas (40 )during the second quarter of the game against the Minnesota Vikings at … Mar 10, 2020 When the Tampa Bay Buccaneers spent a second-round pick on Ronald Jones II just two years ago, they hoped they were getting a versatile running back who … Tampa Bay selected Vaughn with the No. He was viewed as more favorable by Football Outsiders metrics (17th in DVOA and 20th in DYAR among 50 qualifying backs). Let’s take a look at the Buccaneers’ running back depth chart: Follow the Heavy on Buccaneers Facebook page for the latest breaking news, rumors, and content! Ronald Jones II is the lone holdover from last year’s running back room, and still technically the starter. With a new quarterback under center, the running game for the Bucs will be crucial to provide support and help balance the offense. Ronald Jones is still the man in the #Buccaneers’ backfield  pic.twitter.com/7JVMk2wTAu, — Pro Football Action (@PFActionHQ) August 6, 2020. Dare Ogunbowale, who has just 11 carries in 2019, is a pass-catching specialist and it may seem like the signing of LeSean McCoy does not bode well for his chances of making the roster. Pass protection was a major problem for Jones and if he solves that issue, the former USC Trojan could be the workhorse back in Tampa. I think that’s been what we’ve been working on now just in the shorts and stuff.”. Vaughn is a lock to make the roster along with Ronald Jones III and likely LeSean McCoy. Nyg Vs Tb vs MIN 6:00 pm GMT, 12/13. Getty Images Reminds me of a Mark Ingram in his running-style and the Bucs would to see Ingram-level production from their rookie. Tampa Bay Buccaneers Roster 2020 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Roster. By Chet Gresham @ChetGresham Updated Sep 4, 2020, 12:36pm PDT However, the signing of McCoy may signal that Bruce Arians & Co. isn’t exactly confident in that. “He always tells me to get low in my routes and run my routes like I already have the ball,” Jones said, via the team’s website. 76 overall pick in the 2020 … Running back T.J. Logan suffered a patella tendon injury at Buccaneers‘ training camp and is likely done for the season, per the Tampa Bay Times. Ronald Jones is still the man in the #Buccaneers’ backfield pic.twitter.com/7JVMk2wTAu, — Pro Football Action (@PFActionHQ) August 6, 2020. T.J. Logan was used as a kick returner last season before an injury shut him down. Examining the Buccaneers’ Running Back Depth Chart, Copyright © 2020 Heavy, Inc. All rights reserved. “A lot of times I was trying to get a feel for the defense, if it was zone or man. On Sunday, the Buccaneers announced the signing of running back Leonard Fournette, who had been waived by the Jacksonville Jaguars on Tuesday. That changed the following season where he took on a bigger role, recording 172 rushes that netted 724 yards (4.2 yards per carry). The first would be turning the team over to Tom Brady and then … Vaughn is a downhill runner who showcased explosion at the collegiate level. Top 5 running backs in Tampa Bay Buccaneers history . McCoy averaged 4.6 yards per carry last year, however, after week 8, he saw just 32 carries that netted 103 yards. He was a significant factor early in the 2019 campaign, though his efficiency took a hit as the season progressed. While the franchise made offseason additions at the position, Ronald Jones II enters this third year of his career as the starter for the new-look Buccaneers. 76 overall pick in the 2020 … Schedule. 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