Darden is active for the first time in his career Sunday against the Rams with Jaydon Mickens (abdomen) inactive, and the rookie could see some snaps on offense in addition to his work as a returner, Greg Auman of The Athletic reports.
Antonio Brown: Unsurprisingly out Sunday
Brown (illness) did not travel with the team to Los Angeles and has been ruled out ahead of Sunday's contest, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.
Buccaneers head coach Bruce Arians said that Pierre-Paul (shoulder) won't travel with the team to Los Angeles this weekend and will thus sit out Sunday's game against the Rams, Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times reports.
Tyler Johnson: Records first catch of season
Johnson secured one of two targets for five yards across 17 snaps from scrimmage during the Buccaneers' 48-25 win over the Falcons on Sunday.
Scotty Miller: Expanded Week 3 role likely
Miller, who didn't draw a target on 12 offensive snaps in the Buccaneers' Week 2 win over the Falcons, could be set for a bigger role in Week 3 against the Rams after Antonio Brown was placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list Wednesday.
Cameron Brate: Gets on stat sheet Week 2
Brate secured his only target for eight yards in the Buccaneers' 48-25 win over the Falcons on Sunday.
O.J. Howard: First catch of season Sunday
Howard secured his only target for 21 yards while logging 11 snaps from scrimmage in Sunday's 48-25 win over the Falcons.
Lavonte David: Posts eight tackles in win
David recorded eight tackles (five solo) in Sunday's 48-25 win over the Falcons.
Mike Edwards: Two pick-sixes in win
Edwards recorded four solo tackles, three pass breakups and two pick-sixes in Sunday's 48-25 win over the Falcons.
Carlton Davis: Records nine tackles
Davis posted nine tackles (eight solo) and a pass breakup in Sunday's 48-25 win over the Falcons.