Tyler Johnson
22-Year-Old Wide ReceiverWR
2020 Fantasy Outlook
The consensus on Johnson is that he was short-changed by the draft process, as the prolific Minnesota alum's college production was befitting of a higher selection. Johnson finished his four-year Golden Gophers career with 33 touchdowns over 43 games and a combined 164 receptions and 2,487 yards over his last two college seasons. The 21-year-old could make a strong case for a solid rookie role, considering he displayed an impressive degree of red-zone prowess during his college days. Johnson led all Power 5 schools in red-zone catches, red-zone receiving yards (320) and red-zone touchdown receptions (23) from 2016 through 2019, the type of track record that could lead to a rapid rapport with new Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady. However, Johnson will have to outperform a pair of incumbent receivers in Scott Miller and Justin Watson to secure the No. 3 receiver job, so training camp and preseason project to be particularly critical for the rookie. Read Past Outlooks
$Signed a four-year, $3.61 million contract with the Buccaneers in July of 2020.
Healthy scratch against Panthers
WRTampa Bay Buccaneers
Coach's Decision
September 20, 2020
Johnson (coach's decision) is inactive for Sunday's game versus the Panthers, Eduardo A. Encina of the Tampa Bay Times reports.
Johnson will be a healthy scratch for a second straight game to begin his NFL career. The Minnesota product posted an 86-1,318-13 line in his senior collegiate season, so while there's potential in the future, he may need more time to develop.
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Receiving Alignment Breakdown
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This Week's Opposing Pass Defense
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2020 Tyler Johnson Split Stats
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Measurables Review View College Player Page
How do Tyler Johnson's measurables compare to other wide receivers?
This section compares his draft workout metrics with players at the same position. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. For example, if the bar is halfway across, then the player falls into the 50th percentile for that metric and it would be considered average.
6' 2"
206 lbs
Hand Length
9.00 in
Arm Length
30.88 in
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Sitting out Week 1
WRTampa Bay Buccaneers
Coach's Decision
September 13, 2020
Johnson (coach's decision) is inactive for Sunday's Week 1 tilt against the Saints, Scott Smith of the Buccaneers' official site reports.
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Avoids injury report
WRTampa Bay Buccaneers
September 9, 2020
Johnson (undisclosed) is not listed on Wednesday's injury report.
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Out of practice again
WRTampa Bay Buccaneers
August 24, 2020
Johnson (undisclosed) was held out of practice Monday, Scott Smith of the Buccaneers' official site reports.
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Trying to make up for lost time
WRTampa Bay Buccaneers
August 21, 2020
Johnson, who didn't participate in his first training camp practice until Wednesday due to what was described as a "soft-tissue" injury, has started to make an impression with his route running, Scott Smith of the team's official site reports.
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Resumes practicing
WRTampa Bay Buccaneers
August 20, 2020
Johnson (undisclosed) returned to practice Thursday, Scott Smith of the Buccaneers' official site reports.
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