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Mark Barron

24-Year-Old Safety – Tampa Bay Buccaneers

2013 Defensive Stats

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2014 Defensive Projections

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2014 Fantasy Football Outlook

Barron had nearly identical numbers in his first two years in the league, posting 88 tackles in each instance while intercepting one pass in 2012 and two a year ago. The good news for his prospective ...

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2014 ADP:

IDP Rank: Hidden

Bye Week:  7

STATUS:  Probable     INJURY:  Knee
HT: 6' 2"   WT: 213   DOB: 10/27/1989
College: Alabama  DRAFTED: 1st Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Mark Barron Contract Information:

Signed a four-year deal with Tampa Bay in July of 2012.

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Barron sat out the first series of the Buccaneers' third preseason game Saturday due to an unspecified violation of team rules, but played the second series and finished with two tackles, Tampa Bay Times reporter Greg Auman reports.

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Mark Barron NFL Stats
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  Tackles Defensive Stats Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret
Year Age Team G Tackles Solo Assist Sacks PDef Int TD Forced Recovered Yds TD Yds TD
2012 22 TB 16 88 71 17 0 10 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
2013 23 TB 14 88 70 18 2 7 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Mark Barron – Playing Time Overview

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#1 Strong Safety

Snap Count Stats

834

Defensive Snaps in 2013

Mark Barron was on the field for 834 of his team's snaps on defense in 2013.

74

Special Teams Snaps in 2013

Mark Barron was on the field for 74 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2013.

Year Def ST
2012 1079 86
2013 834 74
Mark Barron 2013 Game Log
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  Snap Count Tackles Defensive Stats Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret
Week Opp Def ST Tackles Solo Assist Sacks PDef Int TD Forced Recovered Yds TD Yds TD
1 @NYJ 75 9 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 NO 73 7 13 10 3 0.5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 @NE 71 8 11 8 3 0.5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Ari 10 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 BYE Bye Week
6 Phi 68 6 5 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 @Atl 41 5 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Car 63 6 7 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 @Sea 63 6 11 10 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Mia 59 3 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 Atl 61 7 5 5 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
12 @Det 74 4 7 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 @Car 61 6 10 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Buf 66 3 4 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 SF 49 4 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 @StL
17 @NO

A blank stat line is used above whenever a player was not on the field for any plays in the game that week.

Measurables Overview for Mark Barron  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Safeties
Height:   6' 2"
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Weight:   213 lbs
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Arm Length:   33.63 in
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Hand Length:   9.50 in
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Tampa Bay Buccaneers Team Injury Report
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Mark Barron: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Barron indicated that he's not quite 100 percent following arthroscopic surgery to repair cartilage in his right knee in January, Tampa Bay Times reporter Rick Stroud reports.

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Barron (hamstring) is listed as inactive Sunday in New Orleans, Scott Smith of the Buccaneers' official site reports.

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Barron (hamstring) is questionable for Sunday's game against New Orleans.

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Barron (hamstring) was limited in Wednesday's practice, Jenna Laine of Sports Talk Florida reports.

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Barron (hamstring) will not play in Sunday's game against the Rams, Scott Smith of the Bucs' official site reports.

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Barron (hamstring) is questionable for Sunday's game against St. Louis.

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Barron (hamstring) was limited in Wednesday's practice, Jenna Laine of Sports Talk Florida reports.

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Barron suffered a hamstring injury during Sunday's game against San Francisco and is questionable to return, the Tampa Bay Times' Rick Stroud reports.

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Barron had a fairly quiet day before the injury, recording just two tackles and a pass defensed. With less than five minutes remaining in the game and Tampa Bay down by 16, Barron's day is likely finished.
Barron had 10 tackles (five solo) in the Bucs' 27-6 loss to the Panthers on Sunday.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

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2013

The seventh overall pick in the 2012 draft, Barron earned a full-time role off the bat for the Buccaneers, and he did a reasonable job as a rookie. But he had just one interception, forced only one fumble and occupied a prominent role in the league's lowest-ranked pass defense. Barron will be expected to improve in 2013, both in the box score and on the real field, particularly with Drew Brees, Matt Ryan and Cam Newton on the docket twice each this year. At the very least, Barron's tackle count should be a reliable source of points.

2012

Itís risky to rank a rookie this high, but Barron looks set to deliver in 2012. The below-average Sean Jones totaled 92 tackles (76 solo) as Tampa Bayís starting strong safety in 2011, and Barron should be an immediate and significant upgrade. With a strong safety skill set but free safety athleticism, Barron will be a three-down player for the Buccaneers, and the Tampa secondary should see a lot of tackle opportunities both due to a potentially weak front four and divisional opponents that throw the ball with great frequency. Drew Brees, Matt Ryan and Cam Newton attempted the second, seventh and 13th-most passes in the league last year, respectively, meaning the ball will be in Barronís region often. With a big wingspan (33 5/8-inch arms) and the ability to make plays on the ball (12 interceptions in his final three years at Alabama), Barron should pull in a few interceptions to complement his tackle production.