TE Brandon Myers - Tampa Bay Buccaneers
|6-4, 250||Born: 9-4-1985||College: Iowa||Drafted: Round 6|
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Recent Game Summaries
2015 Week 12 vs IND (0 / 0 / 0 / 0 rec)
Myers saw limited snaps and worked primarily as a blocker. He dropped his only target, a short curl route late in the 4th quarter with a defender draped over his back.
2015 Week 10 vs DAL (4 / 3 / 35 / 0 rec)
Myers was the busiest tight in Tampa Bay's committee approach to the position in week 10, hauling in 3 of 4 targets for 35 yards. His first target of the day was a high pass from Winston that glanced off his hands into the arms of Cowboys safety Jeff Heath. Myers had a nice reception on a 3rd quarter comeback route to convert 3rd and 7 and help the Bucs get out of their own red zone. His final reception of the day was the most important, a 17 yard gain on the Bucs' final 4th quarter drive to set the Tampa Bay offense up in the Dallas red zone. Myers split out route in the slot and caught the ball on a deep curl route.
2015 Week 8 vs ATL (3 / 3 / 32 / 0 rec)
A week after Luke Stocker dominated tight end targets, Cameron Brate and Brandon Myers combined to go 5 for 5 from the position. Myers caught 3 of 3 targets for 32 yards. Myers had a 17 yard reception during a 2nd quarter drive that saw him tackled inside the five yard line, but he never even got turned around to look at the end zone before he was wrapped up by multiple defenders. Myers picked up first down with his 3rd reception of the game, a deep comeback route at the end of the 3rd quarter.
2015 Week 5 vs JAX (2 / 2 / 34 / 0 rec)
Myers turned in the kind of stat line we've come to expect from him week to week, securing both of his targets for 34 yards. Myers' made his first catch on the Bucs' first offensive play of the game, hauling in a deep out route for 17 yards. His second catch came in the second quarter, right after Jacksonville QB Bortles was intercepted by safety Bradley McDougald. Winston hit Myers with a play action pass on a deep curl route for another 17 yard gain. Myers drew a pass interference flag on 3rd down in the end zone in the 4th quarter, leading to Doug Martin's final rushing TD of the day.
2015 Week 4 vs CAR (3 / 1 / 8 / 0 rec)
Myers got the majority of tight end snaps in the place of the injured Austin-Seferian Jenkins, who is still sidelined. Myers secured 1 of his 3 targets in the 2nd quarter for a gain of 8 yards. Winston's first interception of the day occurred on a pass attempt to Myers on a short out route, though the fault lies with Winston. So far in ASJ's absence, Myers hasn't shown much.
2015 Week 3 vs HOU (4 / 3 / 18 / 0 rec)
Myers picked up the slack at tight end for Austin-Seferian Jenkins, who is out with a shoulder injury. Myers caught 3 of 4 targets for 18 yards total, running shallow out routes and curls. He obviously isn't as athletic as ASJ, and he and fellow tight end Luke Stocker spent a lot of time helping Tampa Bay's offensive line, who had their hands full all day with the Texans front 7.
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