The Buccaneers go into the Superdome to take on the Saints at 1 PM. DE Da’Quan Bowers has been cleared to play by the Buccaneers and is active in today’s game. The following players are inactive for this matchup.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers: CB LeQuan Lewis, RB Michael Smith, LB Najee Goode, G Roger Allen, WR David Douglas, DT Corvey Irvin & DT Matthew Masifilo.
New Orleans Saints: CB Corey White, RB Chris Ivory, LB Scott Shanle, T Zach Strief, DT Tyrunn Walker, TE Michael Higgins & DE Turk McBride.
With OT Zach Strief out, William Robinson will take over at right tackle for the Saints, making his first NFL start. The Saints have also placed S Malcolm Jenkins on injured reserve. Isa Abdul-Quddus will start in Jenkins’ place at free safety.