The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have utilized their 2d spherical form of the 2021 NFL Draft to buy quarterback Kyle Trask from the College of Florida at No. 64 overall.
After spending nearly seven years in a backup feature at some level of excessive school and college to quarterbacks comparable to D’Eriq King and Feleipe Franks, Trask took the discipline for the injured Franks in opposition to Kentucky in the third sport of the 2019 season and never seemed lend a hand.
From there, the vulnerable two-star recruit would birth 22 video games, finishing 68 percent of his passes for 7,224 yards, 68 touchdowns and 15 interceptions, including seven touchdowns on the bottom. Trask’s 4,283 passing yards in 2020 are basically the most in a single season in Gators ancient past. He is one in every of six SEC quarterbacks of all time to put up now not less than 4,000 passing yards in one season.
After his electric 2020 campaign, the 6-foot-5, 236-pound signal-caller finished fourth in Heisman Trophy voting as a finalist and used to be named a Second Crew All-American by the Connected Press and Carrying News.
AllBucs acknowledged Trask as a day two fit for the Buccaneers earlier in April.
Tampa Bay addressed the model forward for its edge rusher predicament by taking Washington defensive discontinuance Joe Tryon with the 32nd overall possibility and excellent elevate of the important thing spherical on Thursday evening. Following their first luxury elevate, the Buccaneers add a capable No. 2 quarterback to sit and be taught in the lend a hand of quarterback Tom Brady for the foreseeable future.
Buccaneers’ last 2021 draft picks: Round 3, elevate 31 (No. 95 overall); Round 4, elevate 32 (No. 137 overall); Round 5, elevate 32 (No. 176 overall); Round 6, elevate 33 (No. 217 overall); Round 7, elevate 24 (No. 251 overall); Round 7, Snatch 31 (No. 259 overall)
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