Wright had a nice rookie season, finishing with 54 receptions for 571 yards and five touchdowns. He has TE1 upside, depending on how the Buccaneers offense progresses under new head coach, Lovie Smith.
This quote is not good for the future prospects of Tim Wright in Tampa: "We need a traditional (tight end) that can block and be a pass catcher also," head coach Lovie Smith said. Wright is basically a slot receiver playing tight end and is not that proficient with blocking. No matter how well he actually played last season, he will be fighting for a job this year.