Tampa Bay Buccaneers

NFC South

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Overall Team DVOA

27.6% 3rd

Tom Brady is back, and thus the Buccaneers are Super Bowl contenders once again. But with Bruce Arians handing the rudder over to Todd Bowles and Byron Leftwich, there are some uncertain waters ahead. There are questions about depth and health among the skill position players, and the defense is projected to be nowhere near as successful as offense, but these are January questions. The Buccaneers are, rightfully, the biggest favorites in the league this year to win their division, giving Brady the opportunity to become the oldest player to ever start at quarterback once the postseason rolls around. --  Bryan Knowles

DVOA Team Rankings

Through Week 22

Total DVOA
27.6%3rd
Offense
26.7%1st
Defense
-3.3%9th
Special Teams
-2.4%27th
Weighted DVOA
25.9%4th
Unadj. Total VOA
31.7%3rd
Pythagorean Wins
12.24th
Schedule Strength
-3.6%31st

2021 Season Projections

Mean Projection
11.1 wins1st
Projected Schedule
-2.6%30th
Projected DVOA
20.1%1st
Playoff Contender (9-11 wins)
37.7%13th
Super Bowl Contender (12+ wins)
47.1%1st
Win Super Bowl
13.1%1st
Playoff Contender (9-11 wins)
37.7%13th
Super Bowl Contender (12+ wins)
47.1%1st
Win Super Bowl
13.1%1st

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Football Outsiders Almanac 2021