43°F

NIU's Melvin Makes Roster In Tampa

Rashaad Melvin made the Tampa Bay Buccaneers roster as an undrafted free agent.
What started as a longshot has not become a reality. Former NIU star and undrafted free agent Rashaan Melvin made the final NFL roster cut, securing his place on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Melvin recorded three tackles in four preseason games as a cornerback, but really finalized his spot with his play on special teams. Team officials say Melvin embraced the new role, and his athleticism and instincts allow him to contribute to the team.
Page: [[$index + 1]]
comments powered by Disqus