Bucs add former Bills WR Cole Beasley after Mike Evans suspension

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers (2-0) are including a veteran huge receiver as they gear as much as host the Inexperienced Bay Packers with out star wideout Mike Evans.

The Bucs are reportedly bringing on former Buffalo Bills and Dallas Cowboys receiver Cole Beasley. NFL Community reported on Tuesday morning that Tampa Bay is signing Beasley to its observe squad with the intention of elevating him to the lively roster.

Beasley, 33, totaled 82 receptions, 693 receiving yards and one receiving landing with the Bills final season. Throughout his 10-year NFL profession, Beasley has averaged 55 receptions, 570.9 receiving yards and three.4 receiving touchdowns per season.

Evans was suspended one sport on account of his combat with defensive again Marshon Lattimore in Tampa Bay’s Week 2 victory on the New Orleans Saints. In the meantime, the Buccaneers is also with out receivers Chris Godwin (hamstring) and Julio Jones (knee).

With Beasley presumably within the fold, the Buccaneers’ huge receiving corps will function the veteran Beasley, Russell Gage, Scotty Miller and Breshad Perriman.

With Mike Evans suspended for one sport, will Cole Beasley assist Bucs?

Shannon Sharpe reacts to the Buccaneers signing Cole Beasley and breaks down how a lot he’ll assist Tom Brady and the crew’s offense.

Whereas he isn’t wowed by the transfer, Shannon Sharpe, co-host of “Undisputed,” sees Beasley as a good depth transfer for the Buccaneers.

“They need bodies,” Sharpe mentioned of the Buccaneers. “Mike Evans [is] suspended a game. They’re not going to have Godwin. They do believe they’re going to get Godwin sometime in the near future, they just don’t know when. Julio, we don’t know the extent of that injury, so we don’t know how long [he’ll be out]. You’re kind of running out of receiver bodies, Skip. You got Russell Gage. You got Perriman. You got Scotty Miller. You probably got one other receiver.”

The Buccaneers are averaging 19.5 factors per sport this season. Quarterback Tom Brady has 402 passing yards, two passing touchdowns, one interception and an 82.8 quarterback score, finishing 59% of his passes.

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