Played in the first three games of 2010 at fullback before being released after two games as an inactive. Originally signed by the Buccaneers from the Cincinnati Bengals practice squad on October 28, 2009 having been placed there at the culmination of training camp. Made three starts at fullback and had his first NFL carry in the Carolina road game. Also played extensively on special teams in the latter stages of the season. Originally entered the NFL as a undrafted college free agent with the Bengals.