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Draft Scout O.J. Howard News
12/19/17 - TE O.J. Howard (ankle) left Monday's game against the Falcons. He was wearing a boot after the game.
12/19/17 - TE O.J. Howard, who is tied for the most touchdowns by a rookie with six, suffered an ankle injury Monday night and could miss the final two games.
12/11/17 - TE O.J. Howard's 2-yard touchdown was his fifth this season, matching Tim Wright (2013) for the most ever by a Bucs rookie tight end.
Only two other tight ends (Giants Evan Engram this year, Chargers Hunter Henry in 2016) have had five touchdowns as rookies in the last four years.
10/25/17 - TE O.J. Howard, who caught two touchdown passes in a breakout game Sunday in the loss at Buffalo, is one of five nominees for Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week honors. Howard caught six passes for 98 yards in the loss, this after totaling five catches in his first five games with the Bucs, who drafted him in the first round with the No. 19 pick out of Alabama. The NFL hasn't had a rookie tight end catch two touchdowns and total more than 75 receiving yards since 2006, when Houston's Owen Daniels did it.
10/23/17 - TE O.J. Howard had a breakout game with six catches for 98 yards and two touchdowns, including a 33-yarder. Howard entered the game having caught five passes all season.