Todd Monken dials up DeSean Jackson TD in play-calling debut

Bucs offensive coordinator Todd Monken made his NFL play-calling debut with a touchdown on the first drive against the Saints Sunday.  MONICA HERNDON   |   Times
Bucs offensive coordinator Todd Monken made his NFL play-calling debut with a touchdown on the first drive against the Saints Sunday. MONICA HERNDON | Times
Published September 9 2018
Updated September 9 2018

The drama over who would call plays for the Bucs is over, in a big way.

Offensive coordinator Todd Monken's debut as an NFL play-caller resulted in a touchdown on his first drive — a 58-yard touchdown pass to DeSean Jackson from Ryan Fitzpatrick.

Monken handled play-calling in the preseason, and this play looked to be well-designed. Jackson, who didn't have a catch over 50 yards last season — his first with the Bucs, was wide open.

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