While the Bucs hope Wistrom can make an impact at tight end this season, Tampa Bay also is counting on Wistrom to compete for the starting long snapper position.
Wistrom (6-4, 245) burst onto the scene in 1999 before missing the Big 12 Championship Game with a torn posterior ligament in his knee with 16 catches for 429 yards and a pair of touchdowns. His 26.8-yard average set a school record.
In 2000, Wistrom recorded 19 catches for 314 yards (16.5 avg.) and led the Cornhuskers with five touchdowns. He caught a career-high 21 passes for 323 yards (15.4 avg.) and a pair of scores in 2001 as a senior. Wistrom's 58 receptions rank second in school annals among the tight ends, but he owns the all-time mark for receiving yards at the tight end position at Nebraska with 1,150 yards.
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