In week 15 against the Detroit Lions, David recorded 9 tackles and forced a fumble on running back Ty Johnson which was recovered by Devin White during the 38–17 win. Kevin Minter #51. Ok so we finish 10-6. Koetter chose to replace defensive coordinator Leslie Frazier with former Atlanta Falcons' head coach Mike Smith. Cam Gill #49. Los Angeles Rams wide receiver Van Jefferson (12) beats Tampa Bay Buccaneers inside linebacker Lavonte David (54) to score on a 7-yard touchdown reception during the … In week 7 against the Cleveland Browns, David recorded a team high 8 tackles and forced a fumble on rookie quarterback Baker Mayfield during the 26–23 overtime win. Unfortunately, David would not play after all of the primary selections participated. He's that younger version coming up. [46] Offensive coordinator Dirk Koetter was promoted to head coach. In week 13 against the Carolina Panthers, David recorded a season high 12 tackles and his first full sack of the season on Cam Newton during the 24–17 win. POSITIVES Darron Lee is the best linebacker in the 2016 draft class without a knee issue. 7:44 1st and 10 at NO34 Drew Brees pass to the left to Deonte Harris for 40 yards to the TB26. [24] He started in the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' season-opener at the New York Jets and made nine combined tackles, two sacks, and an interception during their 18-17 loss. 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NFL Stats. From tape study he looks like a guy that could crack the 4.5’s easily, though I … 0:19 Time Out Los Angeles TIMEOUT. TAMPA, FL - OCTOBER 26: Linebacker Lavonte David #54 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the game against the Minnesota Vikings at Raymond James Stadium on October 26, 2014, in Tampa, Florida. [21] In Week 14, he recorded nine combined tackles and made his first career sack on quarterback Nick Foles during the third quarter of a 23–21 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles. "There's not a lot of players like Derrick Brooks, it's not even fair to compare some guys in that way. [53] He finished the 2017 season with 101 combined tackles (76 solo), five forced fumbles, and a pass deflection in 13 games and 13 starts. [65] While at Nebraska, David volunteered his time with the team to hospital visits and the Husker Heroes program. This was David's first interception since the 2016 season. How many Pro Bowlers will the 2020 Broncos have? [12][13] He was the ninth linebacker drafted in 2012 and also became the highest drafted linebacker from Nebraska since Barrett Ruud in 2005. 4.57s 19 reps 36.50" Broad Jump Shuttle Cone. [43] On January 25, 2016, it was announced that David would play in the 2016 Pro Bowl and replace DeMarcus Ware, who was unable to attend due to his participation in Super Bowl 50 as part of the Denver Broncos. [57] Value News Articles Stats. All-Time Lists. 40 overall. ... 375.40: 10: 8: 33: 1: Matchups Lavonte David. [45], On January 6, 2016, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers fired head coach Lovie Smith after they finished with a 6–10 record. OLB. The following week, David recorded 14 combined tackles (13 solo) during a 34–24 win against the San Diego Chargers in Week 10. He played college football for the University of Nebraska, and was drafted by the Buccaneers in the second round of the 2012 NFL Draft. [22] David started all 16 games at weakside linebacker in 2012 and led the Buccaneers with 139 combined tackles (112 solo), while also making five pass deflections, two sacks, and an interception. 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[35] He was listed as inactive for the next two games (Week 12–13) due to his hamstring injury, which also ended his 42-game streak of consecutive starts. Week 12 Tampa Bay Bucs VS Kansas City Chiefs. David intercepted a pass by Chargers' quarterback Philip Rivers, that was initially intended for wide receiver Tyrell Williams, and returned it for a 15-yard touchdown in the third quarter. Lavonte David (born January 23, 1990) is an American football linebacker for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football League (NFL). 100, and now, three more Buccaneers have claimed their spots on the list, with wide receiver Chris Godwin (38), linebacker Shaq Barrett (32) and wide receiver Mike Evans (30) all landing in the top 40. In week 10 against the Arizona Cardinals, David recorded a team high 8 tackles and forced a fumble on running back David Johnson which he recovered in the 30–27 win. Measurables Percentiles vs. Outside LinebackersHeight Weight 40 Yard Dash Vertical Jump Broad Jump 3-Cone Drill 20 Yard Shuttle Bench Press 7 25 65 68 63 23 63 25. rotoworld. An All-Decade talent since 2012, David opened his career with 139, 145, 146 and 147 tackles in his first four years, also totaling 13 sacks and nine interceptions in that span. headset Play Clip. [29], On August 9, 2015, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers signed David to a five-year, $50.25 million contract extension with $25.55 million guaranteed. If training camp ends up not taking place until after Dec. 21st then perhaps the regulations will be different by the time th. Could the extra weight be slowing him down? Shows probowl is a joke At the conclusion of the season, he was named First Team All-Big Ten by both the coaches and media. After the season, David was named first-team All-American by Rivals.com and CBS, unanimous first-team Big 12 and Big 12 Newcomer of the Year, as selected by the coaches. David later explained after the game that he thought Smith was going to stay in bounds before he delivered the blow. I don’t think we get there fellow buc fans. Former Huskers Lavonte David and Jared Crick took their turn at the meat market known as the NFL Combine, working out for all those NFL eyes in Indianapolis. [29], On December 30, 2013, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers fired head coach Greg Schiano and general manager Mark Dominik after the Buccaneers did not qualify for the playoffs and finished with a 4-12 record. In Week 6 against the Green Bay Packers, David recorded nine tackles and sacked Aaron Rodgers 1.5 times during the 38–10 win.[70]. [63] [23], David remained the starting weakside linebacker in 2013, alongside middle linebacker Mason Foster and Dekoda Watson. I hear he's a great guy". Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Lavonte David was named the NFC’s Defensive Player of the Month for September, having provided tons of big plays for one of the league’s best defenses. Tackled by Lavonte David and Mike Edwards. A native of Miami, Florida, David attended Northwestern High School, where he was a teammate of Marcus Forston, Anthony Gaitor, Jacory Harris, Sean Spence, Tommy Streeter, and Brandon Washington. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers selected David in the second round (58th overall) of the 2012 NFL Draft. David was inactive for the Buccaneers' Week 15 loss to the Atlanta Falcons due to a hamstring injury. [1], David originally signed with Middle Tennessee State, but then decided to attend Fort Scott Community College in Fort Scott, Kansas. [33] Defensive coordinator Leslie Frazier retained the base 4-3 defense and ran Lovie Smith's Tampa 2 scheme. 119.0" 4.22s 7.28s @LavonteDavid54. David also finished with 20 tackles-for-loss, which was the most by a rookie since Kendrell Bell in 2001. Inside Linebacker Lavonte David #54 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during practice at … [7] At the conclusion of the pre-draft process, David was ranked as the third best outside linebacker in the draft by DraftScout.com, was ranked the fourth best outside linebacker prospect by NFL analyst Mike Mayock, and was ranked the tenth best outside linebacker in the draft by Sports Illustrated.[8][9][10]. Decisive, eyes are on him late, and a quick release. But, Lavonte David, he has a chance. 4.57s 19 reps 36.50" Broad Jump Shuttle Cone. Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff (16) throws a pass as he is pressured by Tampa Bay Buccaneers inside linebacker Lavonte David (54) … Baun's 40 time (4.65 at nearly 240 pounds) landed him among NFLers Lavonte David, Leighton Vander Esch and Josh Allen, and he out-benched the … He intercepted a pass by Dolphins' quarterback Matt Moore in the second quarter. [31] Pro Football Focus gave David an overall grade of 93.5 in 2013.[32]. Head coach Dirk Koetter named David and Daryl Smith the starting outside linebackers in 2016, along with middle linebacker Kwon Alexander. Northwestern won back-to-back state titles in 2006 and 2007, and was listed as mythical national champions by USA Today in 2007. So, it was a four-man pressure, but in a very different way than Rodgers may have expected. [30] January 3, 2014, Lavonte David was named 2013 First-Team All-Pro. During the fourth quarter, David delivered a late hit on quarterback Geno Smith as Smith ran out of bounds after a ten-yard gain to stop the clock with 15 seconds left as the Jets were losing 17–15. [55] Depth Chart. He earned Defensive Rookie of the Month in November and became the first member of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to win the award after amassing a league-leading 47 combined tackles in four games. Joe has already brought a story that since 2017, only one linebacker had more hustle stops than David (40), and that was future Hall of Famer Luke Kuechly (43).. A hustle stop is where a defender has to travel 20 yards or more to make a tackle. [29] David struggled in his first year under defensive coordinator Mike Smith's new scheme and received an overall grade of 77.6 from Pro Football Focus in 2016. [29] Pro Football Focus gave David an overall grade of 94.2, which ranked second among all qualified linebackers in 2017. He set a school record with 152 tackles in 2010 and ranks fourth all-time at Nebraska with 285 tackles. Full Roster. Mychal Kendricks out of California was the fastest of the group with a 4.47 40-yard dash time, ... Lavonte David, LB, Nebraska - 4.65; And here are some of the other notable times. [48] In Week 15, he collected a season-high nine combined tackles during a 26–20 loss at the Dallas Cowboys. In three NFL seasons, Lavonte David has averaged nearly 10 tackles per game. In the following week's game against the Houston Texans, David recorded a team high 10 tackles and forced another fumble, this time on running back Duke Johnson which was recovered again by Devin White during the 23–20 loss. Over the course of his career at the Bucs, he has negotiated approximately $2 billion in NFL player contracts, including contract extensions for linebacker Lavonte David … [18], He made his professional regular season debut and first career start in the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' season-opener against the Carolina Panthers and made six combined tackles in their 16–10 victory. [61] The Buccaneers traded their third (68th overall) and fourth round (126th overall) pick to the Houston Texans in order to move up to the second round and draft David. Stats NFL and College Stats. He earned the safety after he tackled running back Daniel Thomas in the endzone for a one-yard loss in the second quarter. In Week 11, he made six solo tackles, two pass deflections, two interceptions, and scored his first career touchdown during the Buccaneers' 45–17 victory at the Philadelphia Eagles. [64] Lavonte David. [6] Also led Nebraska in tackles for loss (13.0), sacks (5.5), interceptions (2), forced fumbles (2) and fumble recoveries (2) in 2011. [41] On December 23, 2015, it was announced that David was selected as an alternate for the 2016 Pro Bowl. On October 2, 2014, David collected a season-high 14 combined tackles (ten solo) and a pass deflection during a 37–31 loss at the New Orleans Saints. [2], David entered the 2012 NFL Draft and attended the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis, Indiana. Get expert fantasy help on who to start: Lavonte David or Emmanuel Lamur. David finished the season with 120 combined tackles (94 solo), 3.5 sacks, one forced fumble, two fumble recoveries, and two pass deflections in 14 games started. Tackled by Lavonte David. [62] 119.0" 4.22s 7.28s @LavonteDavid54. You don’t want to hear this. [69] Lavonte David. Just seen on twitter of who will be on the show tomorrow and David will be on there. The performance was his first career game registering double-digit tackles. Buccaneers' Devin White and Lavonte David emerging as league's top linebacking duo White and David are the Swiss Army knives of Todd Bowles' No. Anthony Nelson #98. He completed all of the combine and positional drills. Lavonte David (born January 23, 1990) is an American football linebacker for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football League (NFL). He was also the winner of the inaugural Butkus-Fitzgerald Linebacker of the Year, awarded to the best linebacker in the Big Ten. 40-time Bench Vertical. In the end, Pierre-Paul, Suh, and right end Shaquil Barrett rushed. [27] In Week 12, he collected a season-high 12 combined tackles (nine solo), a pass deflection, and an interception in the Buccaneers' 23–21 victory at the Detroit Lions. [28] He started all 16 games in 2013 and recorded 145 combined tackles (107 solo), ten pass deflections, a career-high seven sacks, five interceptions, two forced fumbles, and a safety. [60] Stats NFL and College Stats. Teams spoke about possibly moving him to safety as they thought he was undersized to play linebacker in the NFL. [49], Head coach Dirk Koetter officially named David and Kendell Beckwith the starting outside linebackers, along with middle linebacker Kwon Alexander. [38][39], Head coach Lovie Smith named David and Danny Lansanah the starting outside linebackers to begin the 2015 season, along with rookie middle linebacker Kwon Alexander. Buccaneers' Lavonte David: Poised for resurgence in '17 ... 40 pm ET 1 min read ... absorbing plenty of tackle opportunities and David playing … Value News Articles Stats. Kwon Alexander stole a lot of tackles from David in recent years, but with Alexander gone, it's time for David to reestablish himself as an LB1 contender. [40] On September 27, 2015, David collected a season-high 15 combined tackles (three solo) during a 19–9 loss at the Houston Texans. On November 4, 2012, he collected a season-high 16 combined tackles (14 solo) in the Buccaneers' 42–32 win at the Oakland Raiders in Week 9. [54], In week 2 against the Philadelphia Eagles, David recorded a team high 9 tackles and recovered a fumble lost by running back Wendell Smallwood on a last second lateral attempt to seal a 27–21 win. On May 19, 2012, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers signed him to a four-year, $3.47 million contract that includes $1.36 million guaranteed and a $964,896 signing bonus. During his first season at Fort Scott, led the Jayhawk Conference with 93 tackles. On November 16, 2014, David made 13 combined tackles (eight solo) before exiting in the fourth quarter of a 27–7 victory at the Washington Redskins due to an injury. Manuel. In week 8 against the Tennessee Titans, David recorded a season high 12 tackles during the 27–23 loss. 7:44 Time Out New Orleans TIMEOUT. 6'1" 233 lbs Jan 23, 1990 (30) Nebraska Drafted 2.26 Exp 8. Schedule. Where is that superbowl hype bucs pushed with brady? Measurable Measurement %tile; Height: 6' 0" 7: Weight: 233 lbs: 25: 40 Yard Dash: 4.65s: 65: Vertical Jump: 36" 68: He is a consistent defensive force for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, helping to … We evaluate our decision based on dozens of fantasy metrics. LB | Buccaneers. David led Fort Scott Community College to the Junior College National Championship Game, while ranking among the conference's leaders in tackles and tackles for loss. [67] In Week 3, during a 28–10 win against the Denver Broncos, David recorded 4 total tackles and his first interception of the season. ... Lavonte David (2012) Team: Tampa Bay Buccaneers ... No. David finished the season with 122 combined tackles (81 solo), one sack, three forced fumbles, one fumble recovery, seven pass deflections, and an interception in 16 games started. [16] He made his NFL debut in the Buccaneers' pre-season opener against at the Miami Dolphins and made two solo tackles, a pass deflection, and his first career interception in their 20–7 victory. [51] On September 24, 2017, David made seven combined tackles before he was carted off the field in the third quarter of the Buccaneers' 34–17 win at the Minnesota Vikings in Week 3. 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Long-time starting inside linebacker Lavonte David has been his usual dominant self. Chapelle Russell #53. David racked up 24 tackles in three games, along with two tackles for loss, an interception, a fumble recovery, and a forced fumble. [14][15], Throughout training camp, David competed to be the starting weakside linebacker against veteran Adam Hayward. [66], In Week 2 against the Carolina Panthers, David forced a fumble on wide receiver Robby Anderson and recovered the ball during the 31–17 win. [68] [3] In June 2012, David visited MacDill Air Force Base in Downtown Tampa to tour a hurricane aircraft, witness a military dog training session, and thank civilian workers and active duty military for their service. Defensive coordinator Bill Sheridan chose to give David the responsibility of wearing the green-dot helmet transmitter, in order to communicate with coaching staff and making defensive calls. [59], In week 4 against the Los Angeles Rams, David recorded an interception off Jared Goff in the 55–40 win. He intercepted a pass by Broncos' quarterback Peyton Manning, that was originally intended for tight end Jacob Tamme, and returned it for a 27-yard gain in the third quarter. I was surprised when David opted to stand by his combine performances at his pro-day. [56] David racked up 12 tackles, including sacking Newton on the game's final defensive play, before Fort Scott lost on a punt return for a touchdown. He had his first multi-interception game of his career after intercepting two passes by E. J. He ran an insane 4.42s 40-yard dash (99th percentile) at the 2019 NFL Scouting Combine combined with a 39.5-inch vertical leap (98th percentile). His 139 tackles tied for eighth in the league along with linebackers London Fletcher and Paul Posluszny. 3-ranked defense, and are arguably as big a reason the Bucs are 5-2 as Tom Brady. It seems moving to the inside linebacker position was a smooth transition for Bucs star Lavonte David. Linebacker Lavonte David kicked things off by coming in at No. [52] In Week 7, he collected a season-high 14 combined tackles (12 solo) in a 30–27 loss at the Buffalo Bills. He received NFC Defensive Player of the Week for his Week 12 performance against the Lions. The right-side blitz look was a ruse, as safety Antoine Winfield Jr. and linebacker Lavonte David dropped into coverage, and cornerback Sean Murphy-Bunting blitzed from the other side. Buccaneers Quick Links. He was also a two-time first-team All-Jayhawk Conference selection and a Region VI All-American in 2009. On November 11, 2013, David recorded seven combined tackles and earned the first safety of his career in a 22–19 win against the Miami Dolphins in Week 10. This is the first time that Zimmer has trusted Cousins to throw it as many times since 2018, under former pass-happy offensive coordinator John DeFilippo. In the same month, the linebacker also visited youth at All Children's Hospital in St. Petersburg and sang holiday carols to residents at Westminster Palms retirement home in December 2012. David was the defensive most valuable player of the 2009 national championship game against Cam Newton-led Blinn. Head coach Lovie Smith named David and Jonathan Casillas the starting outside linebackers to begin the regular season, along with middle linebacker Mason Foster. Jason Pierre-Paul #90. He played college football for the University of Nebraska, and was drafted by the Buccaneers in the second round of the 2012 NFL Draft [29] David had the third most tackles among all players in 2015, behind only NaVorro Bowman (154) and D'Qwell Jackson (150). [20] On December 2, 2012, David made ten combined tackles (seven solo), a season-high two pass deflections, and made his first career regular season interception during a 31–23 loss at the Denver Broncos in Week 13. Stats. 0:19 1st and 10 at LAR45 Jared Goff pass to the right to Robert Woods for 35 yards to the TB20. In Week 8, David collected 14 combined tackles (nine solo), for his third consecutive game, during a 19–13 loss to the Minnesota Vikings. A 4.65 forty time does not seem to reflect David’s field speed very accurately. At the conclusion of the pre-draft process, Davis was projected to a second round pick by NFL draft experts and scouts. The Vikings have started to put more and more on Kirk Cousins‘ plate recently, allowing him to let it rip 40-plus times in back-to-back weeks against Carolina and Jacksonville. 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Well covered by one of the best linebackers in the game Lavonte David. [3][4], As a senior, led Nebraska with 133 tackles and ranked third in the Big Ten in tackles per game. Minneapolis Muffin Tops traded:LB Lavonte David, TBB, London Monarchs traded:2021 R4 draft pick, 2021 R5 draft pick, Billy Bong Jewhad traded:2022 R2 draft pick, Cleveland Browns traded:RB Troymaine Pope, LACWR Alshon Jeffery, PHIDE Danielle Hunter, MINLB Jarrad Davis, DET, Tennessee Titans traded:RB Derrick Henry, TENLB Lavonte David, TBBLB A.J. In week 15 against the Baltimore Ravens, David matched his season high 12 tackles, sacked rookie quarterback Lamar Jackson twice, and recovered a fumble lost by Jackson during the 20-12 loss. David intercepted a screen pass by quarterback Mark Sanchez, that was originally intended for running back Darren Sproles, and returned it for a 20-yard touchdown in the fourth quarter. Redzone Touches Lavonte David. 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