Week 11 Start / Sit: Nick Vannett or O.J. Howard

Week 11 Projections

Fant. Pts. Rush. Yds. Rush TD Rec. Rec. Yds. Rec TD
1.5 0.0 0.0 0.8 7.1 0.0

Nick Vannett News

Likely to start in Week 15

Friday, December 13, 2:06 PM

Vannett is expected to start at tight end in Sunday's game against the Bills with Vance McDonald (concussion) ruled out for the contest, Kevin Gorman of TribLive.com reports. "It's a great opportunity for me," Vannett said Friday. "I'm looking forward to it, to prove to my teammates that they can trust me and prove to everybody in this organization that they can rely on me to get the job done."

Week 11 Projections

Fant. Pts. Rush. Yds. Rush TD Rec. Rec. Yds. Rec TD
7.8 0.0 0.0 2.9 37.0 0.2

O.J. Howard News

Solid effort in Week 15 win

Sunday, December 15, 9:16 PM

Howard secured four of eight targets for 46 yards in the Buccaneers' 38-17 win over the Lions on Sunday.