NFL Football

Tampa Bay Buccaneers (2-1)

Thu. 9/9 Sun. 9/19 Sun. 9/26 Sun. 10/3 Sun. 10/10
vs. Dal
W 31-29
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vs. Atl
W 48-25
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L 24-34
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@ NE
5:20 PM PT6:20 PM MT7:20 PM CT8:20 PM ET0:20 GMT8:20 5:20 PM MST7:20 PM EST6:20 PM CT4:20 UAE (+1)20:20 ET23:20
vs. Mia
10:00 AM PT11:00 AM MT12:00 PM CT1:00 PM ET17:00 GMT1:00 10:00 AM MST12:00 PM EST11:00 AM CT21:00 UAE13:00 ET16:00

Super Bowl champs looking at ways to improve ground game

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) When Tom Brady scrambles three times and is your leading rusher, the running game clearly is not working the way it should.

That's just one of the things the defending Super Bowl champion Tampa Bay Buccaneers need to fix after losing for the first time this season.

Brady ran for a team-high 14 yards and one touchdown as the Bucs (2-1) were limited to just 35 yards on the ground in Sunday's 34-24 loss to the Los Angeles Rams.

NFC South Division
Carolina 3001.000
Tampa Bay 210.667
New Orleans 210.667
Atlanta 120.333
Full Standings
Pass Yds: T. Brady1087
Pass TDs: T. Brady10
Rush Yds: L. Fournette92
Rush TDs: T. Brady1
Rec Yds: C. Godwin241
Rec TDs: R. Gronkowski4
Int: M. Edwards2
Sacks: S. Barrett1.0
Offense (Rank)
Yards: 1218 (8)
Passing Yards: 1087 (2)
Rushing Yards: 169 (31)
Points per game: 34.3 (2)
Yards per game: 406.0 (8)
Touchdowns: 12 (2)
Field Goals: 2 (30)
Defense (Rank)
Yards: 1206 (27)
Passing Yards: 1046 (32)
Rushing Yards: 191 (4)
Points per game: 29.3 (27)
Yards per game: 402.0 (27)
Touchdowns: 10 (29)
Field Goals: 6 (26)
Date Player Transactions
9/27 R. Robinson pract. squad add
9/27 D. Yelder pract. squad add
9/27 K. Minter reinstated
9/25 R. Robinson active/prac. squad COVID-19 Replacement
9/25 D. Yelder active/prac. squad COVID-19 Replacement
9/22 A. Brown reserve/non football injury COVID-19
9/21 J. Hurst pract. squad add
9/21 R. Robinson pract. squad add
9/20 E. Ponder pract. squad add
9/20 H. Miller pract. squad del
Date Player Status
9/26 J. Mickens abdomen (Out)
9/26 J. Pierre-Paul hand, shoulder (Out)
9/19 C. Davis III hamstring (Questionable)
9/13 S. Murphy-Bunting dislocated right elbow (IR)
9/13 Z. Triner torn tendon left hand (IR)
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