Extensive receiver DeSean Jackson wants to transfer on from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers after two seasons, sources informed ESPN’s Josina Anderson.
Jackson is signed for subsequent season with a base wage of $10 million, none of which is assured, however sources informed Anderson that Jackson wants a recent begin with a special group.
Sources informed ESPN that Jackson had a verbal trade with coach Dirk Koetter over him not working towards with a hand harm within the week following the group’s victory over the San Francisco 49ers in Week 12. Sources informed ESPN’s Jenna Laine that Koetter was pissed off over what he perceived was an absence of effort from Jackson, who could not follow totally as a result of of the harm.
Quarterback Jameis Winston and Jackson related on simply Three-of-Eight towards the 49ers. Afterward, Koetter organized a gathering with the 2 through which they broke down movie in an effort to “discover frequent floor.”
Jackson missed the subsequent three video games and returned in Week 16 towards the Dallas Cowboys, ending with one reception for 24 yards.
Jackson’s assured cash is up after this season and it has lengthy been believed that he won’t be introduced again subsequent yr due to his stage of frustration and the emergence of Chris Godwin as a No. 2 receiver.
Jackson has grown more and more pissed off over his use in Koetter’s offense and lack of chemistry with Winston. Jackson had publicly advocated for Ryan Fitzpatrick to proceed beginning after Winston returned from suspension.
This season, Winston and Jackson are 14-of-34 (41.2 %, no drops), the bottom receiving share of all Bucs receivers, and one landing. With Fitzpatrick this yr, Jackson is 27-of-38 (71.1 %) and three touchdowns.