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Russell Shepard
WR #19
Height:
6-1
Weight:
195
Age:
26
College:
LSU
Hometown:
Houston, Texas
Experience:
5

Quick Stats (2016):

REC
23
YDS
341
AVG
14.8
TDS
2
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesReceivingRushingFumbles
GGSRecYdsAvgLongTDAttYdsAvgLngTDFUMLost
TOTAL 30 432 14.4 24 3 1 9 9 9 0 0 0
2016 TB 14 4 23 341 14.8 24 2 1 9 9 9 0 -- --
2015 TB 13 2 3 28 9.3 18 1 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2014 TB 16 0 4 63 15.8 23 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2013 TB 14 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Recent Games
WKOppResultReceivingRushingFumbles
RecYdsAvgLngTDAttYdsAvgLngTDFUMLost
1 @ATL W 31-24 -- -- -- -- -- 1 9 9 9 0 -- --
2 @ARI L 7-40 2 16 8 10 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
3 LA L 32-37 1 6 6 6 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
4 DEN L 7-27 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
5 @CAR W 17-14 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
7 @SF W 34-17 5 77 15.4 20 1 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
8 OAK L 24-30 2 24 12 19 1 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
9 ATL L 28-43 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
10 CHI W 36-10 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
11 @KC W 19-17 3 54 18 19 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
12 SEA W 14-5 2 23 11.5 18 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
13 @SD W 28-21 1 15 15 15 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
14 NO W 16-11 1 17 17 17 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
15 @DAL L 20-26 1 19 19 19 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
16 @NO L 24-31 3 61 20.3 24 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
17 CAR W 17-16 2 29 14.5 20 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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Bio

TRANSACTIONS
Signed as an unrestricted free agent by Carolina (3/11/17)...Placed on injured reserve with an injured toe by Tampa Bay (12/17/13)...Claimed off waivers by Tampa Bay (9/1/13)...Waived by Philadelphia (8/31/13)...Signed as an undrafted rookie free agent by Philadelphia (5/10/13).

GP/GS
Career (57/5); 2016 (14/4); 2015 (13/1); 2014 (16/0); 2013 (14/0).

2016
Played in 14 games with four starts and was inactive for two games for Tampa Bay...Averaged a team-leading 14.8 yards per catch on 23 receptions for 341 yards and two touchdowns...Added one rush for nine yards...Logged two special teams tackles...Started the last four games in place of an injured Cecil Shorts...Inactive with a hip injury versus Atlanta (11/3) and versus Chicago (11/13)...At Carolina (10/10): Recovered a muffed punt by Panthers returner Ted Ginn, Jr....At San Francisco (10/23): Tallied career highs of five catches and 77 yards with a 19-yard touchdown...Vs. Oakland (10/30): Caught a 19-yard touchdown...At New Orleans (12/24): Snagged a career-long 24-yard pass.

2015
Played in 13 games with one start and was inactive for three games for Tampa Bay...Recorded three catches for 28 yards and one touchdown...Led the team with 10 special teams tackles...Made starts at New Orleans (9/20) and versus the New York Giants (11/8)...Inactive with a hamstring injury versus Carolina (10/4), versus Jacksonville (10/11) and at Washington (10/25)...At Philadelphia (11/22): Scored first career touchdown on a four-yard reception from quarterback Jameis Winston.

2014
Played in 16 games for Tampa Bay...Posted four receptions for 63 yards...Ranked first on the team with 14 special teams tackles...At Pittsburgh (9/28): Hauled in first career catch, a 22-yarder on third down that resulted in a first down.

2013
Claimed off waivers from Philadelphia by Tampa Bay (9/1)...Played in 14 games for the Buccaneers before being placed on injured reserve (12/17)...Finished third on the team with six special teams tackles with one forced fumble...Originally signed as an undrafted rookie free agent by the Eagles (5/10) and was waived in the final roster cutdown (8/31)...At Seattle (11/3): Forced a fumble by Seahawks kick returner Jermaine Kearse to set up a touchdown...Vs. San Francisco (12/15): Suffered a season-ending toe injury.

COLLEGE
Played in 49 games with 14 starts at Louisiana State...Lined up at wide receiver, running back and quarterback...Totaled 565 receiving yards and five touchdowns on 58 catches and 716 rushing yards and five touchdowns on 104 carries...2012 (Sr.): Played in 13 games with one start...Notched six receptions for 92 yards...Rushed 20 times for 161 yards and one touchdown...2011 (Jr.): Played in 11 games with four starts...Ranked second on the team with four receiving touchdowns among 14 catches for 190 yards...Gained 52 rushing yards on seven attempts...2010 (So.): Played in 13 games with nine starts...Tied for second on the team with 33 receptions for 249 yards and one touchdown...Registered 226 rushing yards and two touchdowns on 32 carries...2009 (Fr.): Played in 12 games...Played quarterback in the Wildcat offense...Moved to running back late in the season after injuries to the team's top three tailbacks...Finished third on the team with 277 rushing yards and two touchdowns on 45 attempts...Had five catches for 34 yards...Scored first career touchdown on a 69-yard run against Auburn.

PERSONAL
Attended Cypress Ridge HS in Houston, Texas...Graduated from Louisiana State with a degree in communications.
TRANSACTIONS
Signed as an unrestricted free agent by Carolina (3/11/17)...Placed on injured reserve with an injured toe by Tampa Bay (12/17/13)...Claimed off waivers by Tampa Bay (9/1/13)...Waived by Philadelphia (8/31/13)...Signed as an undrafted rookie free agent by Philadelphia (5/10/13).

GP/GS
Career (57/5); 2016 (14/4); 2015 (13/1); 2014 (16/0); 2013 (14/0).

2016
Played in 14 games with four starts and was inactive for two games for Tampa Bay...Averaged a team-leading 14.8 yards per catch on 23 receptions for 341 yards and two touchdowns...Added one rush for nine yards...Logged two special teams tackles...Started the last four games in place of an injured Cecil Shorts...Inactive with a hip injury versus Atlanta (11/3) and versus Chicago (11/13)...At Carolina (10/10): Recovered a muffed punt by Panthers returner Ted Ginn, Jr....At San Francisco (10/23): Tallied career highs of five catches and 77 yards with a 19-yard touchdown...Vs. Oakland (10/30): Caught a 19-yard touchdown...At New Orleans (12/24): Snagged a career-long 24-yard pass.

2015
Played in 13 games with one start and was inactive for three games for Tampa Bay...Recorded three catches for 28 yards and one touchdown...Led the team with 10 special teams tackles...Made starts at New Orleans (9/20) and versus the New York Giants (11/8)...Inactive with a hamstring injury versus Carolina (10/4), versus Jacksonville (10/11) and at Washington (10/25)...At Philadelphia (11/22): Scored first career touchdown on a four-yard reception from quarterback Jameis Winston.

2014
Played in 16 games for Tampa Bay...Posted four receptions for 63 yards...Ranked first on the team with 14 special teams tackles...At Pittsburgh (9/28): Hauled in first career catch, a 22-yarder on third down that resulted in a first down.

2013
Claimed off waivers from Philadelphia by Tampa Bay (9/1)...Played in 14 games for the Buccaneers before being placed on injured reserve (12/17)...Finished third on the team with six special teams tackles with one forced fumble...Originally signed as an undrafted rookie free agent by the Eagles (5/10) and was waived in the final roster cutdown (8/31)...At Seattle (11/3): Forced a fumble by Seahawks kick returner Jermaine Kearse to set up a touchdown...Vs. San Francisco (12/15): Suffered a season-ending toe injury.

COLLEGE
Played in 49 games with 14 starts at Louisiana State...Lined up at wide receiver, running back and quarterback...Totaled 565 receiving yards and five touchdowns on 58 catches and 716 rushing yards and five touchdowns on 104 carries...2012 (Sr.): Played in 13 games with one start...Notched six receptions for 92 yards...Rushed 20 times for 161 yards and one touchdown...2011 (Jr.): Played in 11 games with four starts...Ranked second on the team with four receiving touchdowns among 14 catches for 190 yards...Gained 52 rushing yards on seven attempts...2010 (So.): Played in 13 games with nine starts...Tied for second on the team with 33 receptions for 249 yards and one touchdown...Registered 226 rushing yards and two touchdowns on 32 carries...2009 (Fr.): Played in 12 games...Played quarterback in the Wildcat offense...Moved to running back late in the season after injuries to the team's top three tailbacks...Finished third on the team with 277 rushing yards and two touchdowns on 45 attempts...Had five catches for 34 yards...Scored first career touchdown on a 69-yard run against Auburn.

PERSONAL
Attended Cypress Ridge HS in Houston, Texas...Graduated from Louisiana State with a degree in communications.