DNP on first Week 5 report
Gronkowski (ribs) was listed as a non-participant Monday on the Buccaneers' estimated practice report, Carmen Vitali of the team's official site reports.
Gronkowski has missed the Buccaneers' last two games with four cracked ribs, a broken rib and a punctured lung, and though he has yet to return to the practice field since suffering the injury Week 3, the tight end isn't being ruled out from playing Thursday against the Eagles. Per Greg Auman of The Athletic, head coach Bruce Arians said Gronkowski will be a "very close" call for Thursday, with the 32-year-old's availability for the contest likely hinging on what he's able to do in practices Tuesday and Wednesday. If Gronkowski is unable to play on the short week, O.J. Howard and Cameron Brate likely would split the reps at tight end against the Eagles.
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Brown (ankle) has been suspended three games without pay for violating the joint NFL-NFLPA COVID-19 protocols, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.
Brown (ankle) isn't participating in Thursday's practice, Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times reports.
Brown (ankle) is expected to miss at least two more games, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.
Brown (ankle) isn't at practice Wednesday, Greg Auman of The Athletic reports.
Miller (toe) failed to bring in his only target during Sunday's 38-31 win over the Colts, a game that marked his return from injured reserve.
Howard did not record a target during his nine snaps from scrimmage in Sunday's 38-31 win over the Colts.
Johnson secured his only target for nine yards in the Buccaneers' 38-31 win over the Colts on Sunday.
Brate secured three of four targets for 23 yards in the Buccaneers' 38-31 win over the Colts on Sunday.
Jones rushed seven times for 37 yards and a touchdown in the Buccaneers' 38-31 win over the Colts on Sunday.
Godwin brought in four of five targets for 24 yards and lost a fumble in the Buccaneers' 38-31 win over the Colts on Sunday.