Tampa Bay Buccaneers
    Andre Ellington
    Andre Ellington
    #38 | Andre Ellington
    Healthy
    Running Back | Tampa Bay Buccaneers
    Date of Birth 2/3/1989
    Height, Weight 5'9", 199 lbs
    From Moncks Corner, SC
    College Clemson
    Experience 6 Years
    Drafted 2013 - Rd 6
    Salary --
    BIOGRAPHY  
    Date of Birth 2/3/1989
    Height, Weight 5'9", 199 lbs
    From Moncks Corner, SC
    College Clemson
    Experience 6 Years
    Drafted 2013 - Rd 6
    Salary --
    RotowireJun 24, 7:15p ET

    News

    Ellington is one of five running backs currently remaining on the Buccaneers' roster following last Friday's release of Shaun Wilson, Scott Smith of the team's official site reports.

    Impact

    The veteran reunited with former Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians back on Feb. 19, when he inked a free-agent deal with the Buccaneers after spending 2018 out of the NFL. Ellington, a 2013 sixth-round pick, beat the odds over his first two seasons in Arizona, rushing for 1,312 yards, adding another 766 through the air, and scoring nine total touchdowns (six rushing, three receiving). However, after a pair of forgettable campaigns in 2016 and 2017, Ellington finds himself trying to resurrect his career under the man who originally brought him into the league. The 30-year-old back is hoping to hold off Dare Ogunbowale and undrafted rookie Bruce Anderson, both of whom also have special teams experience, for a backup job behind the top duo of Peyton Barber and Ronald Jones II.