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NFC South Standings

Team Div Overall
2-1-0 9-3-0
2-0-0 5-7-0
1-3-0 5-7-0
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2021 Receiving

STATS REC
Receptions
YDS
Receiving Yards
AVG
Average Yards per Reception
TD
Receiving Touchdowns
LNG
Longest Reception
Regular Season 1 50 50.0 1 50

Top Cyril Grayson News

  • Cyril Grayson: Reverts to Bucs' practice squad

    Grayson reverted to Tampa Bay's practice squad Monday, per the NFL's official transactions report.

    Grayson flashed big-play potential by taking his only target for a 50-yard touchdown during Sunday's 36-27 loss to the Saints. All said, he played eight offensive snaps and 11 snaps on special teams. However, Grayson may not have an opportunity to be elevated again in Week 10, after Tampa Bay's bye, because Antonio Brown (ankle) looks set to retake the field then.

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  • Buccaneers' Cyril Grayson: Flashes with big TD in loss

    Grayson brought in his only target for a 50-yard touchdown in the Buccaneers' 36-27 loss to the Saints on Sunday.

    The LSU product made quite the splash with his first reception since 2019 and only his second NFL grab overall, getting loose downfield on a busted coverage to haul in a 50-yard bomb for a walk-in touchdown with just over five minutes remaining. The play was one of only eight snaps from scrimmage for Grayson, who'd been elevated from the practice squad with Antonio Brown (ankle) inactive. Despite the undeniably impressive play, Grayson appears destined for a demotion with Brown seemingly having a good chance to return in Week 10 against Washington following the Week 9 bye.

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  • Buccaneers' Cyril Grayson: Elevated to active roster

    The Buccaneers elevated Grayson to the active roster from their practice squad Saturday.

    With Antonio Brown (ankle) out for a second straight week, Grayson will once again join the active roster to add depth to Tampa Bay's receiving core. The 27-year-old played 13 offensive snaps in Week 7, but he failed to record a target. Grayson will likely see a similar workload against the Saints on Sunday night.

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  • Cyril Grayson: Reverts to practice squad

    Grayson reverted to Tampa Bay's practice squad Monday, per the NFL's offical transaction log.

    Grayson made his 2021 debut in Week 7 with Antonio Brown (ankle) ruled out against the Bears. The wideout played 13 offensive snaps but failed to see a target. Grayson will now head back to the practice squad and hope to be elevated again.

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  • Buccaneers' Cyril Grayson: Elevated to active roster

    Grayson was elevated to the active roster Saturday, Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

    With Antonio Brown (ankle) ruled out for Week 7, Grayson will get his first promotion of the 2021 campaign. The 27-year-old wideout has appeared in five contests for the Buccaneers over the past two seasons and caught just one of four targets, so he likely won't have a sizeable role for Tampa Bay's offense Sunday.

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  • Cyril Grayson: Moves to waivers

    Grayson was waived by the Buccaneers on Tuesday, Scott Smith of the team's official site reports.

    Grayson has suited up for the Buccaneers in five games over the past two seasons, recording a three-yard reception on four targets. The LSU product will likely shift to a familiar role with the Buccaneers' practice squad after he clears waivers.

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  • Buccaneers' Cyril Grayson: Stands out in second exhibition

    Grayson (undisclosed) secured four of eight targets for 57 yards in the Buccaneers' 34-3 preseason loss to the Titans on Saturday night.

    Per Greg Auman of The Athletic, Grayson was the only one of the fringe wideout candidates to step up in Saturday's game, with a 35-yard reception the highlight of his night. Grayson has seen five games of regular-season action with the Buccaneers over the last two seasons, posting one reception for three yards on four targets and adding 20 yards on kickoff returns. A former sprinter during his college days at LSU, the 27-year-old's likeliest initial slotting for 2021 still could be the practice squad.

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  • Buccaneers' Cyril Grayson: Likely out Saturday

    Grayson (undisclosed) is not expected to play Saturday, Scott Smith of the Buccaneers' official site reports.

    Grayson hasn't practiced since Tuesday so it's not a surprise to see him held out for the team's opening preseason game. The 27-year-old is expected to compete for one of the team's final roster spots at wide receiver.

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  • Buccaneers' Cyril Grayson: Dealing with injury

    Grayson (undisclosed) is not practicing Tuesday, Greg Auman of The Athletic reports.

    The nature of Grayson's injury remains undisclosed, and he only has a few days before Saturday's preseason matchup against the Bengals. The depth wideout spent most of the 2020 season on Tampa Bay's practice squad.

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  • Buccaneers' Cyril Grayson: Signs reserve/future contract

    Grayson signed a reserve/future contract with the Buccaneers on Tuesday, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.

    Grayson will remain with the Super Bowl champs after spending the majority of the season on their practice squad. The 27-year-old was active for three games in 2020 but failed to record a reception.

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  • Cyril Grayson: Off practice squad injured list

    Tampa Bay restored Grayson (undisclosed) to its practice squad from the injured list Friday.

    Grayson suited up with the Buccaneers for three games this season and logged 42 snaps overall, but he was unable to haul in any of his three targets. The LSU product had recently been saddled with an undisclosed injury that's apparently now behind him.

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  • Cyril Grayson: Placed on injured list

    Grayson (undisclosed) was moved to the Buccaneers' practice squad injured list Monday, per the NFL's official transaction log.

    It has yet to be revealed what variety of injury is beleaguering Grayson, but the LSU product now leaves the fold until further notice. The 27-year-old has gone without a reception over three targets and 42 offensive snaps this season, adding a 20-yard kick return against the Packers in a Week 6 rout.

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  • Cyril Grayson: Jettisoned from practice squad

    The Buccaneers cut Grayson from the practice squad Monday.

    The Bucs also let go wide receiver Josh Pearson. Grayson played in three games with the Buccaneers this season but failed to catch a pass over 42 snaps on offense.

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  • Cyril Grayson: Removed from COVID-19 list

    The Buccaneers activated Grayson (illness) from the reserve/COVID-19 list Thursday, Scott Smith of the Buccaneers' official site reports.

    Grayson will now be eligible to resume participating in practice squad activities. Prior to being placed on the COVID-19 list Nov. 14, Grayson had also been on the team's 53-man roster as a healthy scratch for two contests.

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  • Cyril Grayson: Placed on COVID list

    The Buccaneers placed Grayson on the practice squad COVID-19 list, Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

    Grayson joined the Tampa Bay's practice squad in early November after being cut from the active roster. It is unknown if he tested positive for the virus or had close contact with an infected individual.

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  • Cyril Grayson: Back in Tampa

    Grayson signed a contract with the Buccaneers' practice squad Wednesday, Greg Auman of The Athletic reports.

    Grayson was cut by the team Tuesday to make room for Antonio Brown, but he quickly returned to the team. Grayson has suited up in three games this season with Tampa Bay, failing to haul in any of his three targets. The LSU product will replace John Hurst on the practice squad.

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  • Cyril Grayson: Let go following AB addition

    The Buccaneers cut Grayson on Tuesday, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.

    This opened up a spot on the 53-man roster for the Buccaneers to activate Brown from the reserve/suspension list Tuesday. Grayson has suited up in three games with the Bucs this year, and he was targeted three times but didn't record a reception. The 26-year-old wideout is a practice squad candidate.

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  • Buccaneers' Cyril Grayson: Inactive Week 7

    Grayson (coach's decision) is inactive for Sunday's Week 7 tilt against the Raiders, Scott Smith of the Buccaneers' official site reports.

    The reserve receiver saw some action from scrimmage Week 6 and also has logged time as a returner this season, but he'll be in street clothes with the Bucs' receiving corps at full health Sunday.

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  • Buccaneers' Cyril Grayson: Sees action from scrimmage

    Grayson failed to bring in either of his two targets and returned one kickoff for 20 yards in the Buccaneers' 38-10 win over the Packers on Sunday.

    Grayson logged 12 snaps on offense overall but came up empty, with his only production limited to his one kickoff return. The second-year LSU product is likely to either head back to the practice squad or continue to play a minimal role when active, unless multiple injuries simultaneously strike the receiver corps.

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  • Buccaneers' Cyril Grayson: Signs with active roster

    The Buccaneers signed Grayson to the active roster Tuesday, Scott Smith of the team's official site reports.

    Grayson was on the team's practice squad and has only suited up once in Week 2 against the Panthers. The Buccaneers' wide receiver corps has been torched with injuries, as Mike Evans (ankle), Chris Godwin (hamstring) and Scotty Miller (hip) are all battling injuries heading into Thursday's game versus the Bears. Depending on how their respective recoveries progress, Grayson could enjoy a decent workload Thursday along with Tyler Johnson and Jaydon Mickens.

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Player Bio

HT/WT: 5-9, 183 lbs
Birthplace: Kenner, LA
Age: 28
School: LSU
Experience: 2