Nassib (shoulder) is inactive for Sunday's Week 17 tilt against the Falcons, Scott Smith of the team's official site reports.
Nassib will thus close out his 2018 campaign in street clothes, but his play provided plenty of reason for optimism heading into the offseason. The third-year defensive end proved to be an effective pass rusher at times. logging a career-high six sacks across 15 games. With Nassib down Sunday, Vinny Curry and Noah Spence should see extended snaps as the opposite bookend to Jason Pierre-Paul on the defensive line.
Nassib (shoulder) is officially listed as doubtful for Sunday's game against the Falcons, Greg Auman of The Athletic reports.
Nassib was a non-participant in practice all week, and appears to be trending towards sitting out versus the Falcons. Vinny Curry will slot into the starting lineup if Nassib is unable to go.
Nassib (shoulder) did not participate in the open portion of Thursday's practice, Eduardo A. Encina of the Tampa Bay Times reports.
Nassib sat out Wednesday's practice session, and still appears to be nursing a shoulder injury sustained during Sunday's 27-20 loss to the Cowboys. If Nassib is unable to suit up Week 17, expect Vinny Curry to slot into the starting lineup versus the Falcons.
Nassib had three tackles (three solo) and one sack in Sunday's loss to the Saints.
Nassib was unable to record a fantasy relevant stat last week, but bounced back with a sack Sunday. The Penn State product now has 6.5 sacks on the season, and will face the Ravens in Week 15.
Nassib had two solo tackles, a sack and a forced fumble in Sunday's win over the 49ers.
Nassib had only four tackles through the first five games of the season, but has now recorded a sack in five of his last six games. The 25-year-old played 73 percent of defensive snaps and now has 5.5 sacks on the season.
|2018||Tampa Bay Buccaneers||15||29||22.0||7||6.5||0||0||0.0||0||0||2|
|Year||Team||G||Fum||Lost||Fum Forced||Own Rec||Opp Rec||Yds||Tot Rec||TD|
|2018||Tampa Bay Buccaneers||15||0||0||2||0||0||0||0||0|