Gerald McCoy, Lavonte David in top 100 of NFLRank

The list of ESPN.com’s top 100 players is out and it contains two Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Defensive tackle Gerald McCoy is ranked No. 27 and linebacker Lavonte David is No. 43. I would say that’s about right on both counts.

McCoy is ranked behind Ndamukong Suh, who comes in at No. 4 overall. There is a lot of room for debate, but Suh has better career numbers than McCoy. That’s not a slight on McCoy, but Suh has had a slightly better career.

David is ranked behind outside linebackers Justin Houston (Kansas City, No. 16), Von Miller (Denver, No. 28) and Clay Matthews (Green Bay, No. 40). All of those are pass-rushers. David doesn’t fit the profile, but he is as good as any of those linebackers.