Buccaneers Sign RB Peyton Barber To One-Year, $630K Deal

Field Yates of ESPN reports that the Buccaneers have signed RB Peyton Barber to a one-year, $630,000 contract through 2018.

Barber, 24, wound up signing on with the Buccaneers as an undrafted free agent out of back in 2016. He was released coming out of the preseason during his rookie year but was later added to the Buccaneers’ practice and eventually promoted to their active roster a few days later.

Barber was set to be an exclusive rights free agent this offseason.

In 2017, Barber appeared in all 16 games for the Buccaneers and rushed for 423 yards on 108 carries (3.9 YPC) to go along with 16 receptions for 114 yards receiving and three touchdowns.