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Tampa Bay Buccaneers 27 at New Orleans Saints 23

Sunday, December 2, 2007
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Tampa Bay Buccaneers (9-7-0)3107727
New Orleans Saints (7-9-0)777223

Game Info
Stadium Louisiana Superdome
Start Time (ET) 4:15pm
Roof dome
Surface fieldturf
Weather 72 degrees%, no wind
Vegas Line New Orleans Saints -3.0
Over/Under 42.0 (over)
Officials
Referee Ron Winter
Umpire Roy Ellison
Head Linesman Tom Stabile
Field Judge Mike Weir
Back Judge Steve Freeman
Side Judge Tom Hill
Line Judge Tom Stephan

Expected Points Summary

Expected points are an estimate of points per play based on down, distance, and yard line. Points given for offense and defense are offensive/defensive plays + penalties on which there was no play (eg, a false start). Special teams are all kicking + punting plays. Points are zeroed out at the end of halves.

Scoring

Team Stats

Passing, Rushing, & Receiving

Defense & Returns

Kicking & Punting

Pass Targets

Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Deep Left (0/1, 0 yards)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Joey Galloway 1 0 0 0
Deep Middle (0/0, 0 yards)Deep Right (0/0, 0 yards)
Short Left (12/15, 194 yards)
Targets Catches Yds TD
B.J. Askew 1 1 12 0
Michael Bennett 1 1 12 0
Joey Galloway 4 4 127 0
Earnest Graham 4 3 25 0
Ike Hilliard 4 2 15 0
Michael Pittman 1 1 3 0
Short Middle (8/9, 52 yards)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Joey Galloway 3 3 32 0
Earnest Graham 2 2 4 0
Matt Lehr 1 0 0
Michael Pittman 1 1 3 0
Jerramy Stevens 1 1 4 0
Maurice Stovall 1 1 9 0
Short Right (9/11, 67 yards, 2 TD)
Targets Catches Yds TD
B.J. Askew 2 2 29 0
Anthony Becht 1 1 1 1
Michael Bennett 1 0 0 0
Joey Galloway 1 0 0 0
Earnest Graham 2 2 8 0
Ike Hilliard 2 2 14 0
Alex Smith 1 1 11 0
Jerramy Stevens 1 1 4 1
New Orleans Saints
Deep Left (1/1, 40 yards)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Marques Colston 1 1 40 0
Deep Middle (1/1, 45 yards, 1 TD)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Devery Henderson 1 1 45 1
Deep Right (1/1, 9 yards)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Aaron Stecker 1 1 9 0
Short Left (7/8, 40 yards, 1 TD)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Marques Colston 1 1 -1 0
Terrance Copper 1 1 4 1
Eric Johnson 1 1 5 0
Mike Karney 1 1 7 0
Lance Moore 1 1 4 0
Aaron Stecker 3 2 21 0
Short Middle (2/5, 9 yards)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Reggie Bush 3 1 2 0
Eric Johnson 2 1 7 0
Short Right (5/7, 36 yards)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Reggie Bush 4 2 11 0
Billy Miller 1 1 6 0
Lance Moore 1 1 14 0
Aaron Stecker 1 1 5 0

Rushing

Tampa Bay Buccaneers
LE (2 rushes, 25 yards)
Att Yds TD
Michael Clayton 1 20 0
Earnest Graham 1 5 0
LT (3 rushes, 11 yards)
Att Yds TD
Earnest Graham 3 11 0
LG (2 rushes, 3 yards)
Att Yds TD
Earnest Graham 2 3 0
MD (1 rush, 12 yards)
Att Yds TD
Michael Bennett 1 12 0
RG (5 rushes, 34 yards, 1 TD)
Att Yds TD
Earnest Graham 5 34 1
RT (5 rushes, 15 yards)
Att Yds TD
Earnest Graham 5 15 0
RE (7 rushes, 46 yards)
Att Yds TD
Earnest Graham 6 38 0
Luke McCown 1 8 0
New Orleans Saints
LE (0 rushes, 0 yards)LT (1 rush, 2 yards)
Att Yds TD
Aaron Stecker 1 2 0
LG (6 rushes, 33 yards)
Att Yds TD
Reggie Bush 5 31 0
Aaron Stecker 1 2 0
MD (0 rushes, 0 yards)
RG (7 rushes, 30 yards)
Att Yds TD
Reggie Bush 3 18 0
Aaron Stecker 4 12 0
RT (3 rushes, 7 yards)
Att Yds TD
Reggie Bush 2 7 0
Aaron Stecker 1 0 0
RE (2 rushes, 8 yards)
Att Yds TD
Reggie Bush 2 8 0

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Drives

# Quarter Time LOS Plays Length Yds Result
1 1 15:00 TAM 26 10 5:06 65 Field Goal View Drive »
2 1 8:45 TAM 22 5 3:34 44 Missed FG View Drive »
3 1 2:05 TAM 20 5 2:45 80 Touchdown View Drive »
4 2 11:13 TAM 35 6 3:21 52 Field Goal View Drive »
5 2 3:21 TAM 33 10 3:21 24 End of Half View Drive »
6 3 13:03 TAM 45 6 3:27 55 Touchdown View Drive »
7 3 6:34 TAM 20 8 3:29 25 Interception View Drive »
8 3 3:05 TAM 22 6 3:58 42 Punt View Drive »
9 4 10:19 TAM 36 3 2:17 9 Punt View Drive »
10 4 3:56 TAM 2 2 0:12 -2 Safety View Drive »
11 4 3:30 NOR 37 8 3:16 37 Touchdown View Drive »

New Orleans Saints Drives

# Quarter Time LOS Plays Length Yds Result
1 1 9:54 NOR 18 3 1:09 6 Punt View Drive »
2 1 5:11 NOR 43 5 3:06 57 Touchdown View Drive »
3 2 14:20 NOR 20 6 3:07 21 Punt View Drive »
4 2 7:52 NOR 33 6 4:31 67 Touchdown View Drive »
5 3 15:00 NOR 20 3 1:57 -9 Punt View Drive »
6 3 9:36 NOR 19 5 3:02 10 Punt View Drive »
7 4 14:07 NOR 9 7 3:48 23 Punt View Drive »
8 4 8:02 NOR 13 8 4:06 32 Punt View Drive »
9 4 3:44 NOR 49 2 0:14 -12 Fumble View Drive »
10 4 0:14 NOR 29 2 0:14 9 End of Game View Drive »

Full Play-By-Play

Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail TAM NOR EPB EPA Win%
1st Quarter
1 NOR 30 Olindo Mare kicks off 70 yards, returned by Michael Clayton for 26 yards (tackle by Brian Simmons) 0 0 0 0.67 0.0
1 14:54 1 10 TAM 26 Earnest Graham left tackle for 3 yards (tackle by Roman Harper) 0 0 0.67 0.54 57.2
1 14:20 2 7 TAM 29 Luke McCown pass complete short left to Ike Hilliard for 9 yards (tackle by Josh Bullocks) 0 0 0.54 1.47 54.5
1 13:43 1 10 TAM 38 Luke McCown pass complete short left to Joey Galloway for 15 yards (tackle by Roman Harper) 0 0 1.47 2.46 51.4
1 13:27 1 10 NOR 47 Luke McCown pass complete short right to B.J. Askew for 16 yards (tackle by Josh Bullocks) 0 0 2.46 3.51 48.2
1 12:54 1 10 NOR 31 Earnest Graham right end for 1 yard (tackle by Mike McKenzie and Will Smith) 0 0 3.51 3.1 49.4
1 12:15 2 9 NOR 30 Luke McCown pass complete short left to Michael Bennett for 12 yards (tackle by Jason Craft) 0 0 3.1 4.37 45.4
1 11:50 1 10 NOR 18 Earnest Graham right guard for 4 yards (tackle by Charles Grant and Josh Bullocks) 0 0 4.37 4.43 45.2
1 11:15 2 6 NOR 14 Luke McCown sacked by Mark Simoneau for -4 yards 0 0 4.43 3.05 49.3
1 10:39 3 10 NOR 18 Luke McCown pass complete short middle to Maurice Stovall for 9 yards (tackle by Kevin Kaesviharn) 0 0 3.05 2.98 49.4
1 9:58 4 1 NOR 9 Matt Bryant 27 yard field goal good 3 0 2.98 3 49.2
1 TAM 30 Matt Bryant kicks off 62 yards, returned by David Patten for 10 yards (tackle by Maurice Stovall) 3 0 0 0.04 0.0
1 9:48 1 10 NOR 18 Drew Brees pass complete short right to Billy Miller for 6 yards (tackle by Jermaine Phillips) 3 0 0.04 0.41 50.5
1 9:10 2 4 NOR 24 Drew Brees pass incomplete short right intended for Reggie Bush 3 0 0.41 -0.4 47.8
1 9:05 3 4 NOR 24 Drew Brees pass incomplete short middle intended for Reggie Bush 3 0 -0.4 -1.77 43.6
1 9:01 4 4 NOR 24 Steve Weatherford punts 54 yards 3 0 -1.77 -0.41 47.8
1 8:45 1 10 TAM 22 Luke McCown pass complete short left to Joey Galloway for 41 yards (tackle by Mark Simoneau) 3 0 0.41 3.12 39.4
1 7:49 Timeout #1 by Tampa Bay Buccaneers 3 0 0 0
1 7:49 1 10 NOR 37 Luke McCown for 9 yards (tackle by Scott Shanle). Penalty on Davin Joseph: Offensive Holding, 10 yards (no play) 3 0 3.12 2.46 41.2
1 7:28 1 20 NOR 47 Luke McCown pass complete short right to Ike Hilliard for 9 yards (tackle by Charles Grant) 3 0 2.46 2.44 41.1
1 6:49 2 11 NOR 38 Luke McCown pass complete short left to Earnest Graham for -1 yards (tackle by Scott Fujita) 3 0 2.44 1.62 43.6
1 6:05 3 12 NOR 39 Luke McCown pass complete short left to Earnest Graham for 5 yards (tackle by Will Smith) 3 0 1.62 1.06 45.2
1 5:17 4 7 NOR 34 Matt Bryant 53 yard field goal no good 3 0 1.06 -1.8 54.2
1 5:11 1 10 NOR 43 Reggie Bush right guard for 2 yards (tackle by Gaines Adams and Kevin Carter) 3 0 1.8 1.52 53.3
1 4:23 2 8 NOR 45 Aaron Stecker left tackle for 2 yards (tackle by Jermaine Phillips) 3 0 1.52 1.09 51.8
1 3:45 3 6 NOR 47 Drew Brees pass complete short left to Aaron Stecker for 9 yards (tackle by Derrick Brooks) 3 0 1.09 2.65 56.8
1 3:05 1 10 TAM 44 Drew Brees pass complete deep left to Marques Colston for 40 yards (tackle by Phillip Buchanon) 3 0 2.65 6.28 68.1
1 2:10 1 4 TAM 4 Drew Brees pass complete short left to Terrance Copper for 4 yards, touchdown 3 6 6.28 7 67.3
1 Olindo Mare kicks extra point good 3 7 0 0 0.0
1 NOR 30 Olindo Mare kicks off 74 yards, returned by Michael Clayton for 24 yards (tackle by Marvin Mitchell) 3 7 0 0.28 0.0
1 2:00 1 10 TAM 20 Earnest Graham right guard for no gain (tackle by Scott Shanle and Mark Simoneau) 3 7 0.28 -0.27 71.1
1 1:23 2 10 TAM 20 Luke McCown pass complete short middle to Joey Galloway for 14 yards (tackle by Josh Bullocks) 3 7 -0.27 1.2 66.7
1 0:45 1 10 TAM 34 Luke McCown pass incomplete. Penalty on Brian Young: Defensive Holding, 5 yards (no play) 3 7 1.2 1.53 65.7
1 0:38 1 10 TAM 39 Luke McCown pass complete short left to Joey Galloway for 60 yards (tackle by Josh Bullocks) 3 7 1.53 6.97 47.7
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail TAM NOR EPB EPA Win%
2nd Quarter
2 15:00 1 1 NOR 1 Earnest Graham left guard for no gain (tackle by Troy Evans and Brian Simmons) 3 7 6.97 5.91 51.2
2 14:26 2 1 NOR 1 Luke McCown pass complete short right to Anthony Becht for 1 yard, touchdown 9 7 5.91 7 50.8
2 NOR 2 Matt Bryant kicks extra point good 10 7 0 0 0.0
2 TAM 30 Matt Bryant kicks off 60 yards, returned by David Patten for 10 yards (tackle by Will Allen) 10 7 0 0.28 0.0
2 14:16 1 10 NOR 20 Drew Brees pass incomplete short left intended for Aaron Stecker 10 7 0.28 -0.27 46.4
2 14:12 2 10 NOR 20 Reggie Bush right guard for 9 yards (tackle by Phillip Buchanon and Derrick Brooks) 10 7 -0.27 0.23 48.1
2 13:30 3 1 NOR 29 Drew Brees for 4 yards (tackle by Derrick Brooks) 10 7 0.23 1.14 51.1
2 13:09 1 10 NOR 33 Reggie Bush right guard for 7 yards (tackle by Gaines Adams) 10 7 1.14 1.54 52.4
2 12:33 2 3 NOR 40 Aaron Stecker left guard for 2 yards (tackle by Chris Hovan) 10 7 1.54 1.09 50.8
2 11:58 Timeout #2 by Tampa Bay Buccaneers 10 7 0 0
2 11:58 3 1 NOR 42 Drew Brees pass complete short left to Marques Colston for -1 yards (tackle by Sammy Davis) 10 7 1.09 -0.65 44.5
2 11:25 4 2 NOR 41 Steve Weatherford punts 37 yards, returned by Ike Hilliard for 13 yards (tackle by Usama Young) 10 7 -0.65 -1.27 42.2
2 11:13 1 10 TAM 35 Michael Clayton left end for 20 yards (tackle by Josh Bullocks) 10 7 1.27 2.59 37.6
2 10:34 1 10 NOR 45 Earnest Graham right end for 23 yards (tackle by Josh Bullocks) 10 7 2.59 4.11 32.3
2 10:05 1 10 NOR 22 Earnest Graham right end for 3 yards (tackle by Brian Young and Scott Shanle) 10 7 4.11 3.97 32.6
2 9:23 2 7 NOR 19 Luke McCown pass complete short middle to Michael Pittman for 3 yards (tackle by Scott Fujita) 10 7 3.97 3.74 33.1
2 8:39 Timeout #1 by New Orleans Saints 10 7 0 0
2 8:39 3 4 NOR 16 Penalty on Jeremy Trueblood: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 10 7 3.74 3.01 35.3
2 8:39 3 9 NOR 21 Luke McCown pass complete short middle to Joey Galloway for 8 yards (tackle by Kevin Kaesviharn) 10 7 3.01 2.72 36.3
2 7:55 4 1 NOR 13 Matt Bryant 31 yard field goal good 13 7 2.72 3 35.1
2 TAM 30 Matt Bryant kicks off 69 yards, returned by Lance Moore for 32 yards (tackle by Jermaine Phillips) 13 7 0 1.14 0.0
2 7:46 1 10 NOR 33 Drew Brees pass complete short left to Mike Karney for 3 yards (tackle by Gaines Adams). Penalty on Derrick Brooks: Defensive Offside, 5 yards (no play) 13 7 1.14 1.87 41.7
2 7:22 1 5 NOR 38 Reggie Bush left guard for 2 yards (tackle by Cato June) 13 7 1.87 1.54 40.4
2 6:42 2 3 NOR 40 Reggie Bush right tackle for 5 yards (tackle by Cato June) 13 7 1.54 1.93 41.6
2 5:59 1 10 NOR 45 Reggie Bush left guard for 14 yards (tackle by Tanard Jackson and Cato June) 13 7 1.93 2.85 44.8
2 5:15 1 10 TAM 41 Drew Brees pass incomplete deep middle intended for David Patten. Penalty on Jahri Evans: Offensive Holding, 10 yards (no play) 13 7 2.85 2.19 42.1
2 5:07 Timeout #2 by New Orleans Saints 13 7 0 0
2 5:07 1 20 NOR 49 Reggie Bush right tackle for 2 yards (tackle by Ryan Sims) 13 7 2.19 1.23 38.5
2 4:28 2 18 TAM 49 Penalty on Jon Stinchcomb: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 13 7 1.23 0.55 35.8
2 4:11 2 23 NOR 46 Drew Brees pass complete deep right to Aaron Stecker for 9 yards (tackle by Brian Kelly) 13 7 0.55 1.09 37.6
2 3:29 3 14 TAM 45 Drew Brees pass complete deep middle to Devery Henderson for 45 yards, touchdown 13 13 1.09 7 56.6
2 Olindo Mare kicks extra point good 13 14 0 0 0.0
2 NOR 30 Olindo Mare kicks off 58 yards, returned by Michael Clayton for 21 yards (tackle by Roman Harper) 13 14 0 1.14 0.0
2 3:17 1 10 TAM 33 Luke McCown pass complete short right to B.J. Askew for 13 yards (tackle by Mark Simoneau) 13 14 1.14 1.99 52.7
2 2:44 1 10 TAM 46 Luke McCown pass incomplete short left intended for Ike Hilliard 13 14 1.99 1.45 54.7
2 2:38 2 10 TAM 46 Earnest Graham left end for 5 yards (tackle by Josh Bullocks) 13 14 1.45 1.42 54.9
2 2:00 Timeout #3 by Tampa Bay Buccaneers 13 14 0 0
2 2:00 3 5 NOR 49 Luke McCown right end for 8 yards (tackle by Charles Grant) 13 14 1.42 2.85 49.0
2 1:46 Timeout #3 by New Orleans Saints 13 14 0 0
2 1:46 1 10 NOR 41 Luke McCown pass complete short middle to Earnest Graham for 3 yards (tackle by Scott Fujita) 13 14 2.85 2.71 49.5
2 1:21 2 7 NOR 38 Luke McCown pass incomplete short left intended for Earnest Graham 13 14 2.71 2.02 52.2
2 1:16 3 7 NOR 38 Luke McCown pass complete short middle to Joey Galloway for 10 yards (tackle by Josh Bullocks) 13 14 2.02 3.71 45.3
2 0:48 1 10 NOR 28 Luke McCown sacked by Renaldo Wynn for -8 yards 13 14 3.71 2.09 51.9
2 0:22 2 18 NOR 36 Luke McCown pass complete short right to Ike Hilliard for 8 yards (tackle by Mike McKenzie). Penalty on Ike Hilliard: Offensive Pass Interference, 10 yards (no play) 13 14 2.09 0.74 57.4
2 0:15 2 28 NOR 46 Luke McCown pass complete short left to Michael Pittman for 3 yards (tackle by Scott Shanle) 13 14 0.74 0.5 58.3
2 0:01 3 25 NOR 43 Luke McCown pass incomplete short middle intended for Matt Lehr 13 14 0.5 0.4 60.4
End of Half13140.40
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail TAM NOR EPB EPA Win%
3rd Quarter
3 TAM 30 Matt Bryant kicks off 67 yards, returned by Lance Moore for 17 yards (tackle by Ryan Nece) 13 14 0 0.28 0.0
3 14:55 1 10 NOR 20 Drew Brees pass incomplete short middle intended for Reggie Bush 13 14 0.28 -0.27 59.3
3 14:51 2 10 NOR 20 Reggie Bush left guard for 3 yards (tackle by Barrett Ruud) 13 14 -0.27 -0.56 58.1
3 14:14 3 7 NOR 23 Drew Brees left end for 12 yards (tackle by Ronde Barber). Penalty on Eric Johnson: Offensive Holding, 10 yards (no play) 13 14 -0.56 -2.19 51.2
3 13:47 3 17 NOR 13 Drew Brees pass complete short right to Reggie Bush for -2 yards (tackle by Brian Kelly) 13 14 -2.19 -2.49 49.8
3 13:14 4 19 NOR 11 Steve Weatherford punts 38 yards, returned by Phillip Buchanon for -6 yards (tackle by Troy Evans) 13 14 -2.49 -1.93 52.1
3 13:03 1 10 TAM 45 Earnest Graham right tackle for 3 yards (tackle by Mark Simoneau and Josh Bullocks) 13 14 1.93 1.79 52.7
3 12:20 2 7 TAM 48 Earnest Graham left tackle for 2 yards (tackle by Mike McKenzie) 13 14 1.79 1.36 54.4
3 11:39 3 5 50 Luke McCown pass complete short right to Earnest Graham for 7 yards (tackle by Jason Craft) 13 14 1.36 2.72 48.3
3 10:55 1 10 NOR 43 Luke McCown pass complete short left to Ike Hilliard for 6 yards (tackle by Josh Bullocks) 13 14 2.72 2.99 46.9
3 10:10 2 4 NOR 37 Luke McCown pass complete short left to B.J. Askew for 12 yards (tackle by Josh Bullocks) 13 14 2.99 3.91 42.5
3 9:44 1 10 NOR 25 Earnest Graham right guard for 25 yards, touchdown. Penalty on Will Smith: Personal Foul (Offsetting), Penalty on Donald Penn: Personal Foul (Offsetting) 19 14 3.91 7 33.2
3 Matt Bryant kicks extra point good 20 14 0 0 0.0
3 TAM 30 Matt Bryant kicks off 58 yards, returned by Lance Moore for 7 yards (tackle by Will Allen) 20 14 0 0.15 0.0
3 9:31 1 10 NOR 19 Reggie Bush left guard for 1 yard (tackle by Derrick Brooks and Kevin Carter) 20 14 0.15 -0.2 28.2
3 8:59 2 9 NOR 20 Reggie Bush left guard for 11 yards (tackle by Jermaine Phillips). Reggie Bush fumbles (forced by Jermaine Phillips), recovered by Reggie Bush at NOR-31 20 14 -0.2 1 32.8
3 8:16 1 10 NOR 31 Aaron Stecker right guard for 4 yards (tackle by Derrick Brooks) 20 14 1 1 32.4
3 7:47 2 6 NOR 35 Drew Brees pass complete short right to Aaron Stecker for 5 yards (tackle by Cato June) 20 14 1 0.96 31.9
3 7:05 3 1 NOR 40 Penalty on Jammal Brown: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 20 14 0.96 0.3 28.7
3 6:53 Timeout #1 by New Orleans Saints 20 14 0 0
3 6:53 3 6 NOR 35 Drew Brees sacked by Gaines Adams for -6 yards 20 14 0.3 -1.44 21.8
3 6:45 4 12 NOR 29 Steve Weatherford punts 41 yards, returned by Ike Hilliard for 8 yards (tackle by Kevin Houser). Penalty on Sammy Davis: Offensive Holding, 10 yards 20 14 -1.44 -0.28 26.1
3 6:34 1 10 TAM 20 Earnest Graham right guard for 1 yard (tackle by Charles Grant) 20 14 0.28 -0.13 27.7
3 6:05 2 9 TAM 21 Luke McCown pass complete short right to Alex Smith for 11 yards (tackle by Scott Shanle) 20 14 -0.13 1.07 22.6
3 5:21 Timeout #2 by New Orleans Saints 20 14 0 0
3 5:21 Timeout #1 by Tampa Bay Buccaneers 20 14 0 0
3 5:21 1 10 TAM 32 Earnest Graham right tackle for 6 yards (tackle by Kevin Kaesviharn) 20 14 1.07 1.34 21.0
3 4:44 2 4 TAM 38 Earnest Graham right end for 3 yards (tackle by Kevin Kaesviharn and Scott Shanle) 20 14 1.34 1.03 21.7
3 4:02 3 1 TAM 41 Earnest Graham right guard for 4 yards (tackle by Charles Grant and Will Smith) 20 14 1.03 1.93 17.9
3 3:26 1 10 TAM 45 Luke McCown pass incomplete short right intended for Michael Bennett 20 14 1.93 1.38 19.4
3 3:20 Timeout #3 by New Orleans Saints 20 14 0 0
3 3:20 2 10 TAM 45 Luke McCown pass incomplete short left intended for Ike Hilliard (defended by Jason David) 20 14 1.38 0.7 21.9
3 3:15 3 10 TAM 45 Luke McCown pass incomplete short right intended for Joey Galloway is intercepted by Mike McKenzie at NOR-47 and returned for 53 yards, touchdown 20 20 0.7 -7 54.9
3 Olindo Mare kicks extra point good 20 21 0 0 0.0
3 NOR 30 Olindo Mare kicks off 66 yards, returned by Michael Clayton for 18 yards (tackle by Roman Harper) 20 21 0 0.41 0.0
3 3:00 1 10 TAM 22 Penalty on Arron Sears: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 20 21 0.41 -0.12 60.8
3 3:00 1 15 TAM 17 Earnest Graham left tackle for 6 yards (tackle by Scott Fujita) 20 21 -0.12 0 60.2
3 2:22 2 9 TAM 23 Luke McCown pass complete short left to Joey Galloway for 11 yards (tackle by Jason David) 20 21 0 1.2 53.7
3 1:41 1 10 TAM 34 Luke McCown for 26 yards (tackle by Scott Shanle) 20 21 1.2 2.92 43.9
3 1:08 1 10 NOR 40 Earnest Graham left end for 13 yards (tackle by Josh Bullocks). Penalty on Josh Bullocks: Face Mask (15 Yards) (Offsetting), Penalty on Michael Clayton: Personal Foul (Offsetting) (no play) 20 21 2.92 2.92 43.7
3 0:44 1 10 NOR 40 Earnest Graham left guard for 3 yards (tackle by Hollis Thomas and Will Smith) 20 21 2.92 2.78 44.3
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail TAM NOR EPB EPA Win%
4th Quarter
4 15:00 2 7 NOR 37 Luke McCown pass complete short middle to Earnest Graham for 1 yard (tackle by Scott Fujita) 20 21 2.78 2.21 47.3
4 14:20 3 6 NOR 36 Luke McCown pass incomplete deep left intended for Joey Galloway (defended by Jason Craft) 20 21 2.21 0.88 55.0
4 14:13 50 Timeout #2 by Tampa Bay Buccaneers 20 21 0 0
4 14:13 4 6 NOR 36 Josh Bidwell punts 28 yards, fair catch by Lance Moore 20 21 0.88 0.38 58.0
4 14:07 1 10 NOR 9 Drew Brees pass complete short middle to Eric Johnson for 7 yards (tackle by Jermaine Phillips) 20 21 -0.38 -0.16 59.3
4 13:31 2 3 NOR 16 Drew Brees pass complete short middle to Reggie Bush for 2 yards (tackle by Jermaine Phillips) 20 21 -0.16 -0.37 58.1
4 12:53 3 1 NOR 18 Drew Brees pass complete short left to Lance Moore for 4 yards (tackle by Ronde Barber) 20 21 -0.37 0.41 62.9
4 12:19 1 10 NOR 22 Drew Brees pass complete short right to Lance Moore for 14 yards (tackle by Phillip Buchanon) 20 21 0.41 1.33 68.5
4 11:38 1 10 NOR 36 Reggie Bush right end for 3 yards (tackle by Derrick Brooks) 20 21 1.33 1.2 68.0
4 10:59 2 7 NOR 39 Drew Brees pass incomplete short middle intended for Eric Johnson 20 21 1.2 0.5 63.9
4 10:54 3 7 NOR 39 Drew Brees sacked by Ronde Barber for -7 yards 20 21 0.5 -1.24 52.1
4 10:28 4 14 NOR 32 Steve Weatherford punts 34 yards, returned by Joey Galloway for 2 yards (tackle by Usama Young) 20 21 -1.24 -1.33 51.4
4 10:19 1 10 TAM 36 Earnest Graham right tackle for 3 yards (tackle by Mark Simoneau) 20 21 1.33 1.2 52.2
4 9:44 2 7 TAM 39 Luke McCown pass incomplete short middle intended for Alex Smith. Penalty on John Wade: Offensive Holding, 10 yards (no play) 20 21 1.2 -0.16 61.9
4 9:38 2 17 TAM 29 Michael Bennett up the middle for 12 yards (tackle by Roman Harper) 20 21 -0.16 0.76 55.3
4 9:02 3 5 TAM 41 Luke McCown pass complete short middle to Jerramy Stevens for 4 yards (tackle by Roman Harper) 20 21 0.76 -0.39 63.7
4 8:15 4 1 TAM 45 Josh Bidwell punts 42 yards 20 21 -0.39 0.32 58.6
4 8:02 1 10 NOR 13 Reggie Bush right end for 5 yards (tackle by Derrick Brooks) 20 21 -0.32 -0.14 60.1
4 7:29 2 5 NOR 18 Aaron Stecker right guard for 4 yards (tackle by Derrick Brooks) 20 21 -0.14 -0.35 58.5
4 6:47 3 1 NOR 22 Aaron Stecker right guard for 3 yards (tackle by Jovan Haye) 20 21 -0.35 0.61 66.6
4 6:10 1 10 NOR 25 Drew Brees pass complete short left to Eric Johnson for 5 yards (tackle by Jermaine Phillips) 20 21 0.61 0.74 68.1
4 5:30 2 5 NOR 30 Drew Brees pass complete short left to Aaron Stecker for 12 yards (tackle by Jermaine Phillips) 20 21 0.74 1.73 76.8
4 5:00 1 10 NOR 42 Aaron Stecker right guard for 1 yard (tackle by Kevin Carter) 20 21 1.73 1.32 74.4
4 4:21 2 9 NOR 43 Drew Brees pass complete short left to Mike Karney for 7 yards (tackle by Cato June) 20 21 1.32 1.55 77.5
4 4:14 3 2 50 Penalty on Zach Strief: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 20 21 1.55 0.89 72.0
4 4:14 3 7 NOR 45 Drew Brees pass incomplete short right intended for Reggie Bush 20 21 0.89 -0.39 59.0
4 4:09 4 7 NOR 45 Steve Weatherford punts 53 yards 20 21 -0.39 0.38 67.2
4 3:56 1 10 TAM 2 Luke McCown pass complete short right to Ike Hilliard for 5 yards (tackle by Mike McKenzie) 20 21 -0.38 -0.42 67.9
4 3:52 2 5 TAM 7 Luke McCown sacked by Will Smith for -7 yards, safety 20 23 -0.42 -2 82.3
4 TAM 20 Josh Bidwell kicks off 31 yards 20 23 0 2.19 0.0
4 3:41 1 10 NOR 49 Aaron Stecker right tackle for no gain (tackle by Jermaine Phillips) 20 23 2.19 1.65 92.4
4 3:36 Timeout #3 by Tampa Bay Buccaneers 20 23 0 0
4 3:36 2 10 NOR 49 Reggie Bush for no gain. Reggie Bush fumbles, recovered by Jovan Haye at NOR-37 (tackle by Drew Brees) 20 23 1.65 -3.12 50.7
4 3:30 1 10 NOR 37 Earnest Graham right end for 3 yards (tackle by Kevin Kaesviharn) 20 23 3.12 2.98 52.4
4 2:55 2 7 NOR 34 Earnest Graham right end for 5 yards (tackle by Charles Grant) 20 23 2.98 2.94 52.7
4 2:10 3 2 NOR 29 Earnest Graham right tackle for 1 yard (tackle by Scott Shanle and Hollis Thomas) 20 23 2.94 1.72 70.3
4 2:00 4 1 NOR 28 Earnest Graham right tackle for 2 yards (tackle by Kevin Kaesviharn) 20 23 1.72 3.84 38.4
4 1:25 1 10 NOR 26 Luke McCown pass complete short left to Earnest Graham for 21 yards (tackle by Kevin Kaesviharn) 20 23 3.84 6.06 8.0
4 0:38 1 5 NOR 5 Luke McCown pass complete short right to Earnest Graham for 1 yard (tackle by Kevin Kaesviharn) 20 23 6.06 5.34 5.8
4 0:18 2 4 NOR 4 Luke McCown pass incomplete 20 23 5.34 4.49 8.6
4 0:17 3 4 NOR 4 Luke McCown pass complete short right to Jerramy Stevens for 4 yards, touchdown 26 23 4.49 7 0.2
4 Matt Bryant kicks extra point good 27 23 0 0 0.0
4 TAM 30 Matt Bryant kicks off 68 yards, returned by Lance Moore for 28 yards (tackle by Ronde Barber). Lance Moore fumbles (forced by Ronde Barber), recovered by Byron Storer at NOR-30 (tackle by Troy Evans). Replay Assistant challenged the fumble ruling, and the play was overturned. Matt Bryant kicks off 68 yards, returned by Lance Moore for 27 yards (tackle by Ronde Barber) 27 23 0 0.87 0.0
4 0:06 1 10 NOR 29 Drew Brees pass complete short right to Reggie Bush for 13 yards (tackle by Ronde Barber) 27 23 0.87 1.73 0.0
4 0:03 1 10 NOR 42 Drew Brees sacked by Jovan Haye for -4 yards. Drew Brees fumbles (forced by Jovan Haye), recovered by Jamar Nesbit at NOR-38 27 23 1.73 0.65 0.0
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Scoring plays are highlighted in green and accepted penalties are highlighted in gray, while changes of possession are denoted by a bold line. Expected points before and after are relative to the team possessing the ball at the start of the play (though kickoffs are assumed to be in possession of the receiving team).