With the Bucs and Jaguars’ inactive lists just released, Tampa Bay appears to be going all in on preparations for their Christmas Eve matchup against their Florida foes.
The star defensive back will be on patrol against Trevor Lawrence and Jacksonville’s offensive weapons after Antwon Winfield Jr. (calf) was listed as questionable safety due to injury concerns. become.
Among the players on the list, inside linebacker JJ Russell is suspended, and Devin White could be rotated along with KJ Britt as the Mike linebacker on Todd Bowles’ defensive backfield. . Undrafted rookie outside linebacker Marquise Watts will not play and will not get a chance to pressure the quarterback in his limited snaps.
The complete list of Bucs inactives can be found here.
On the Jaguars’ side, the biggest omission from the inactive list is clearly franchise quarterback Trevor Lawrence, who will be released from concussion protocol and continue his streak of not missing an NFL game.
Lawrence’s third wide receiver, Zay Jones, is the only starter missing their games. He will be replaced by rookie Parker Washington, a sixth-round pick.
Here is Jacksonville’s complete inactive list for this afternoon’s game: