The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have set their sights on All-Pro running back Todd Gurley of the Los Angeles Rams, according to Cecil Lammey of 1043 The Fan.

Michael Silver of NFL.com noted Gurley's name is “coming up in trade talks” on Monday. Back in December, he pointed to “Gurley's high salary and declining production may make him a cap casualty.”

Gurley isn't set to hit unrestricted free agency until 2024. While he could opt-out in 2022, he is slated to make approximately $7.5 million in terms of base salary alone in 2023.

Shortly after netting a commitment from Tom Brady, the Bucs are also looking for a speedy wide receiver to go along with the towering Mike Evans and Chris Godwin.

Tampa Bay could opt for the likes of Brandin Cooks, Robby Anderson, or maybe even Denzel Mims in the 2020 NFL Draft, according to Lammey.

Hauling in a player like Gurley would greatly help the Bucs make a surprising push in the NFC South, considering they already have a Hall of Fame quarterback arriving soon enough.

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The Bucs already have enough aerial weapons to threaten opposing defenses. They added a quality quarterback looking to redeem himself after a substandard 2019 season. Reeling in Gurley and a quality speedster to mix the size of Evans with some long-sling threats would make the Bucs a team to be reckoned with.

If Tampa Bay wasn't already winning this offseason by snatching Brady from the hands of the New England Patriots, hauling in a player that made the Pro Bowl in 2015, 2017 and 2018 could make them a standout.

Gurley tallied more than 1,100 rushing yards in each of the aforementioned seasons. He was also the Offensive Player of the Year in 2017 and the force spearheading the Rams to the Super Bowl in 2018.