After testing his injured thumb on Monday, Josh McCown plans to avoid surgery.
ESPN's Adam Schefter mentioned on NFL Insiders Monday that Josh McCown has a torn ligament in his right (throwing) thumb.
Speaking Monday, Bucs coach Lovie Smith wouldn't commit to Josh McCown (thumb) as his starter when healthy.
Louis Murphy projects for a increased role with Mike Evans (groin) out 2-3 weeks.
A source tells FOX Sports that Mike Evans (groin) is expected to miss 2-3 weeks.
Austin Seferian-Jenkins played on 71-of-71 snaps in Sunday's Week 4 win at Pittsburgh.
Following Sunday's win at Pittsburgh, Mike Evans said he didn't know the severity of his groin injury.
Louis Murphy caught 6-of-11 targets for 99 yards in Tampa Bay's Week 4 win over the Steelers.
Returning from a two-game absence, Austin Seferian-Jenkins (foot) caught 3-of-7 targets for 44 yards in Tampa's Week 4 win over the Steelers.
Brandon Myers was held without a catch on just one target in Tampa's Week 4 win over the Steelers.
Bobby Rainey rushed four times for two yards in Tampa Bay's Week 4 win over the Steelers, adding a 16-yard reception.
Doug Martin rushed 14 times for 40 yards and a touchdown in Tampa's Week 4 win over the Steelers, adding two catches for 16 yards.
Vincent Jackson caught 3-of-10 targets for 32 yards and a touchdown in Tampa Bay's Week 4 win over the Steelers.
Mike Glennon completed 21-of-42 passes for 302 yards, two touchdowns and an interception as the Bucs stunned the Steelers 27-24 in Week 4.
Mike Evans was forced from Tampa Bay's Week 4 game against the Steelers with a left groin injury, and will not return.