Jacquies Smith collected three tackles (two solo) and a sack in Thursday's 31-23 loss to the Rams.
The second-year pro made a successful return after a two-game absence due to a hamstring injury. Smith added his seventh quarterback takedown of 2015, with the sack placing him just below Gerald McCoy's team-leading-7.5 figure. Smith has provided solid pressure all season long, and is a young player to keep on eye on over Tampa's final two contests.
Jacquies Smith (hamstring) will not play in Sunday's game against the Saints, Greg Auman of the Tampa Bay Times reports.
With Gerald McCoy (hand) looking highly questionable and George Johnson (calf) also uncertain, the Tampa Bay defensive line may be severely depleted for a second straight week. Smith only has 17 tackles in nine appearances, but he's more than made up for it with six sacks, three forced fumbles and three fumble recoveries.
Jacquies Smith (hamstring) is inactive Sunday against the Falcons.
Smith didn't see the practice field this week, so it's no surprise to see the 25-year-old sit this one out. He'll join Gerald McCoy (hand) and George Johnson (calf) on the list of Tampa Bay defensive lineman on the inactive list.
Jacquies Smith (ankle) is listed as active Sunday in Philadelphia, Scott Smith of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers ' official site reports.
Smith will likely usurp Howard Jones for one of the starting defensive end spots, from which the second-year pro has totaled five sacks, three forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries, and one touchdown this season.
Jacquies Smith (ankle) is listed as questionable for Sunday's game in Philadelphia, Greg Auman of the Tampa Bay Times reports.
If Smith misses a third straight game, Howard Jones will likely get another start. The two defensive ends have eight combined sacks this season, but neither is a viable IDP.
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