The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have selected Chapelle Russell, outside linebacker out of Temple.
With the No. 241 overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers select linebacker Chapelle Russell from Temple. pic.twitter.com/sfXuvba82F
— Buccaneers Communications (@BuccaneersComms) April 25, 2020
Russell suffered two ACL injuries on the same knee but recovered from both in 2016 and 2017. He’s on the smaller side but where he lacks in size, he makes up for in mental toughness athleticism. Russell can contribute on special teams and could work his way onto the defensive side of the ball.