The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced today the team has promoted cornerback Javien Elliott from the practice squad to the active roster and placed cornerback De’Vante Harris on Injured Reserve.
Elliott (5-11, 176) has played in 21 games, with two starts, for Tampa Bay over the past two seasons (2016-17), totaling 15 tackles and one pass defensed. A native of Panama City, Florida, Elliott played collegiately at Florida State and entered the NFL as a college free agent with the Buccaneers in 2016. He wears No. 35 for Tampa Bay.