WR Chris Godwin - Tampa Bay Buccaneers
|6-1, 209||Born: 2-27-1996||College: Penn State||Drafted: Round 3|
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Recent Game Summaries
2017 Week 17 vs NO (12 / 7 / 111 / 1 rec)
Godwin had some opportunities open up opposite Mike Evans, as Evans drew Marcus Lattimore in coverage on the majority of his routes. Godwin got started with a quick out route early in the 1st quarter. He lined up wide right and caught a deep out route for a big gain early in the 2nd quarter. He nearly scored at the end of the same drive, but was deemed down at the half yard line after stretching the ball across the goal line on a short out route. Godwin secured a corner route for an 18 yard gain in the 3rd quarter. He broke two tackles after catching a 4th quarter curl route, setting the Bucs up in the New Orleans red zone. Godwin caught the game-winning touchdown with just 9 seconds left in the game. He lined up wide right and beat his man down the sideline, hauling in a bomb from Wilson to end his rookie season on a high note.
2017 Week 16 vs CAR (6 / 3 / 98 / 0 rec)
Godwin stepped up in the place of Desean Jackson. He caught his first target in stride on a skinny post and nearly took it to the house at the end of the 2nd quarter. The 70 yard gain was his longest reception of his rookie season and the longest completion of QB Winston's career. Goodwin lined up in a three receiver bunch formation on 3rd and goal at the end of the first half and let a touchdown bounce off his hands on an easy curl route. Winston fired a jump ball Godwin's way in the end zone during the 3rd quarter, but Godwin never had a chance at it. Godwin finished the day second to Evans in targets, reception, and yards.
2017 Week 15 vs ATL (2 / 1 / 18 / 0 rec)
Despite a rash of injuries in the receiving core, Godwin wasn't targeted until the 4th quarter when he made an amazing catch in traffic on a seam route from the left wide receiver position.
2017 Week 14 vs DET (6 / 5 / 68 / 0 rec)
Godwin led the team in catches and yards, working alongside Evans and Jackson throughout the contest. He lined up in the right slot in a 5 WR set and ran a fly route right up the seam in the 2nd, hauling in a deep pass while taking a big shot to the back. Godwin lined up in the right slot and caught a swing route behind the line of scrimmage in the 3rd, spinning around a pair of tacklers for extra yardage. WInston hit Godwin on a deep post route for a 19 yard gain later in the same drive. Godwin hauled in another big catch up the seam later in the 3rd.
2017 Week 13 vs GB (3 / 2 / 24 / 0 rec)
Godwin saw limited snaps on offense. He lined up in a bunch formation tight to the line and caught a quick slant at the end of the 2nd quarter for a short gain. He split out wide right early in the 3rd quarter and showed great speed on a skinny post that picked up 17 yards. He was not targeted for the rest of the contest. Godwin was targeted in the end zone early in the 4th quarter, but was well defended on a short curl route.
2017 Week 12 vs ATL (2 / 1 / 17 / 0 rec)
Godwin saw limited action on offense, working mostly on special teams. He lined up wide left and caught a deep post route late in the 3rd quarter for a 17 yard gain.
2017 Week 11 vs MIA (2 / 2 / 38 / 0 rec)
Godwin did not see much action until the 4th quarter, but his two receptions moved the Bucs down the field for the go-ahead field goal at the end of the game. He hauled in a deep comeback route on the right sideline for a 24 yard gain, then caught another comeback up the left seam for a gain of 14, putting Tampa in field goal range with his only two targets of the day.
2017 Week 10 vs NYJ (10 / 5 / 68 / 0 rec)
Godwin got the start for Mike Evans while the star receiver served his one-game suspension. The rookie tied Desean Jackson with a team-high 10 targets. Godwin lined up wide left and caught a curl route to convert 3rd and 7 and extend the Bucs first scoring drive in the 1st quarter. Fitzpatrick hit Godwin on a skinny post for a gain of 20 on the first offensive play of the 2nd half. Godwin caught a deep comeback down the left sideline late in the 3rd and nearly broke a tackle for a much bigger gain on the play. Fitzpatrick targeted Godwin on deep ball down the right sideline on the next play, but couldn't connect against tight coverage. . Godwin caught another short curl route in the 4th and spun away from several tacklers for extra yards. Godwin also recovered New York's onside kick attempt at the end of the game, securing the win for the Bucs.
2017 Week 9 vs NO (1 / 1 / 9 / 0 rec)
Godwin lined up in a 4WR set and caught a quick screen pass behind the line of scrimmage in the 3rd quarter, gaining a few yards on the run after the catch.
2017 Week 8 vs CAR (2 / 1 / 8 / 0 rec)
Godwin came into the game in the 2nd quarter in a 5WR set, mixing in occasionally as the Bucs tried different formations to get the offense moving. He split out wide left and caught a curl route in the 2nd. Godwin also made a great special teams play when he downed a punt on the Panthers 2 yard line. He saw more snaps later in the 4th quarter as the team moved to more 4WR and 5WR sets.
2017 Week 7 vs BUF (1 / 1 / 5 / 0 rec)
Godwin did not see many offensive snaps or targets, hauling in his only look for a 5 yard gain as Winston focused on his top 4 weapons in the passing game.
2017 Week 6 vs ARI (1 / 1 / 9 / 0 rec)
Godwin lined up wide left and caught a quick curl route from Fitzpatrick to convert 3rd and short in the 2nd quarter, his only target.
2017 Week 5 vs NE (2 / 1 / 8 / 0 rec)
Godwin caught a quick slant in the 2nd quarter, bouncing off a big hit to pick up a few extra yards. It was his only target of the day, as he did not see much action other than replacing Desean Jackson late in the 4th.
2017 Week 3 vs MIN (3 / 3 / 44 / 0 rec)
Godwin hauled in a post route for a nice gain on Tampa's opening offensive drive. He was quiet until the 4th quarter, when he secured a nice gain on another post route and followed it with a deep comeback. Godwin finished the day catching 3 of 3 targets for 44 yards.
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