Final

Buccaneers 23

(9-4, 3-4 away)

Panthers 38

(10-3, 7-0 home)

Coverage: ESPN/WatchESPN

8:30 PM ET, December 8, 2008

Bank of America Stadium, Charlotte, NC 

1 2 3 4 T
TB 0 3 14 623
CAR 3 7 7 2138

Top Performers

Passing: J. Garcia (TB) - 321 YDS, 2 TD

Rushing: D. Williams (CAR) - 19 CAR, 186 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: A. Bryant (TB) - 9 REC, 200 YDS, 2 TD

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERTBCAR
FG08:50John Kasay 33 Yd 03
SECOND QUARTERTBCAR
FG06:35Matt Bryant 20 Yd 33
TD01:56Jonathan Stewart 2 Yd Run (John Kasay Kick) 310
THIRD QUARTERTBCAR
TD11:23Antonio Bryant 50 Yd Pass From Jeff Garcia (Matt Bryant Kick) 1010
TD08:19Steve Smith 38 Yd Pass From Jake Delhomme (John Kasay Kick) 1017
TD03:37Carnell Williams 4 Yd Run (Matt Bryant Kick) 1717
FOURTH QUARTERTBCAR
TD13:21Jonathan Stewart 4 Yd Run (John Kasay Kick) 1724
TD08:30Deangelo Williams 16 Yd Run (John Kasay Kick) 1731
TD02:29Antonio Bryant 15 Yd Pass From Jeff Garcia (Pat Blocked) 2331
TD02:07Deangelo Williams 36 Yd Run (John Kasay Kick) 2338

Team Stat Comparison

 
Tampa Bay
Carolina
1st Downs2126
3rd down efficiency
6-148-10
4th down efficiency
1-20-0
Total Yards384464
Yards per play5.78.0
Total Drives22
Passing298165
Comp-Att
24-3814-20
Yards per pass
7.88.3
Interceptions thrown
02
Sacks-Yards Lost
5-231-8
Rushing86299
Rushing Attempts
2437
Yards per rush
3.68.1
Penalties5-344-26
Turnovers02
Fumbles lost
00
Interceptions thrown
02
Possession30:2829:32
TB Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSQBR
J. Garcia24/383218.4205-2381.0
Team24/382987.8205-23--
CAR Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSQBR
J. Delhomme14/201738.7121-878.7
Team14/201658.3121-8--
Tampa Bay Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
W. Dunn10494.9012
C. Williams9222.415
B. Askew393.003
J. Garcia263.003
Team24863.6112
Carolina Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
D. Williams191869.8241
J. Stewart151157.7230
B. Hoover100.000
J. Delhomme2-2-1.000
Team372998.1441
Tampa Bay Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
A. Bryant920022.2252
J. Stevens5336.609
I. Hilliard22010.0012
A. Smith12020.0020
M. Clayton11515.0015
W. Dunn3134.305
B. Askew199.009
C. Williams166.006
J. Gilmore155.005
Team2432113.4252
Carolina Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
S. Smith911713.0138
M. Muhammad34314.3019
D. Jarrett177.007
D. Williams166.006
Team1417312.4138
Tampa Bay Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
J. Garcia100
Team100
Carolina Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
Team000
Tampa Bay Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
R. Barber140
J. Phillips110
Team250
Carolina Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
Team000
Tampa Bay Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
C. Smith37725.728
A. Smith11717.017
B. Clark11515.015
J. Gilmore11212.012
Team612120.228
Carolina Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
M. Jones47418.529
Team47418.529
Tampa Bay Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
C. Smith133.03
Team133.03
Carolina Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
M. Jones22110.512
Team22110.512
Tampa Bay Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
M. Bryant1/250.0202/35
Team1/250.0202/35
Carolina Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
J. Kasay1/1100.0335/58
Team1/1100.0335/58
Tampa Bay Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
J. Bidwell314147.01157
Team314147.01157
Carolina Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
J. Baker15151.00051
Team15151.00051
Attendance: 74,113