CB - FA
Week 14 Outlook
According to Adam Schefter, Richard Sherman has been placed on injured reserve, he will be out for playoffs.
For the second time this season, Sherman has been placed on injured reserve meaning he is out for the remainder of the season.
Richard Sherman (calf) was placed on injured reserve on Wednesday.
This does not impact the Bucs defense all that much as Sherman is not the same CB this season as he was playing through injuries. However, they are a bit thin in terms of defensive backs.
Bucs CB Richard Sherman suffered a grade 2 calf strain, per Ian Rapoport of NFL Network.
Sherman suffered the injury during pregame warmups prior to Week 10 against the Washington Football Team. His absence hurts a struggling Tampa Bay secondary.
Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports Bucs CB Richard Sherman (hamstring) is expected to miss "a couple weeks."
The good news is it doesn't seem as if Sherman will miss the remainder of the year. Tampa Bay's secondary remains in shambles right now, and losing the veteran Sherman won't help.
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports that Richard Sherman will start for the Buccaneers in Sunday night's matchup against the Patriots.
Due to multiple injuries to the Buccaneers' secondary, Sherman was immediately called to starting duties. He should be able to contribute right away, especially being at full health.