It seems like just yesterday that Scotty Miller was making one of the most iconic plays in Tampa Bay Buccaneers history, hauling in a shocking touchdown pass from Tom Brady just before halftime of the NFC title game.
A little over a year later, Miller finds himself in a tight battle for a roster spot as the Bucs prepare for the 2022 season.
Tampa Bay’s top four spots are locked in at wide receiver (Mike Evans, Chris Godwin, Julio Jones, Russell Gage), leaving just a couple of slots for every other receiver on the roster.
Miller has been battling with familiar faces like Tyler Johnson and Jaelon Darden, as well as standout rookies like Deven Thompkins, Jerreth Sterns and Kaylon Geiger, all of whom have been impressive throughout training camp and the preseason.
After Thursday’s practice, Miller talked about his approach to the position battle, as well as the development of second-year quarterback Kyle Trask: