The Buccaneers announced on Monday that quarterback Jameis Winston will not play for a couple of weeks because of a right shoulder injury. Ryan Fitzpatrick will start in his place and coach Dirk Koetter said that Ryan Griffin will serve as Fitzpatrick’s backup while Winston is out of the picture. In order for that to happen, though, the Bucs needed to formally activate Griffin from injured reserve.
Bucs return Ryan Griffin to active roster
Pro Football Talk | Nov 7