Forty-eight hours before the Bucs formally embark on their second consecutive postseason, all signs continue pointing toward their injury-besieged lineup getting replenished.
Just not totally replenished.
Following Friday’s late-morning practice, coach Bruce Arians said inside linebacker Lavonte David and tailback Leonard Fournette — both eligible to come off injured reserve at any time — remain questionable for Sunday’s 1 p.m. playoff opener against the Eagles.
But things look more promising for outside linebackers Shaquil Barrett (knee) and Jason Pierre-Paul (shoulder), sidelined for two and three games, respectively.
“I feel pretty good about Shaq and JPP,” Arians told reporters via Zoom. “Lavonte will be the most questionable, with Lenny.”
All four practiced Friday, with David (foot) and Fournette (hamstring) beginning their 21-day practice window Wednesday. Barrett has been working out with a brace on his right knee.
“(Barrett) looked fine,” Arians said Friday. “Those things are so light, it’s amazing with the technology anymore.”
As for David? “He did a little bit (Friday), so it’s just still wait and see how sore he gets (Saturday) and how he feels Sunday.”
At this point, the only two certain to miss Sunday’s game are receiver Cyril Grayson (hamstring) and tailback Ronald Jones (ankle), Arians said. Tailback Giovani Bernard (hip, knee), who also has returned to practice and is eligible to come off IR at any time, could be in play for Sunday.
“Gio’s pretty close, too, so we’ll be working him out,” Arians…