1:00 PM ET, October 18, 2009
Raymond James Stadium, Tampa, FL
Williams has season-high 152 yards on 30 carries in Panthers' victory
DeAngelo dominates early
DeAngelo Williams had his first 100-yard game of the season to help Carolina win its second straight. The key was Williams running strongest on first down. He was averaging just 3.4 yards per carry on first down entering the game, but had 6.3 against the Bucs.
|1st down||Other Downs|
-- ESPN Stats and Information
• The Panthers rushed for 267 yards on 48 carries to win their second straight game after starting 0-3. Both Jonathan Stewart (110) and DeAngelo Williams (152) had season highs in rushing yards.
• Jake Delhomme (9 for 17, 1 TD, 2 INTs) only attempted seven passes in the second half.
• The Buccaneers have lost 10 straight dating back to last season and are 0-6 for the first time since 1985. They started 0-9 and finished 1-14 that season.
• The Panthers' 48 rushing attempts tied the mark for second-most in franchise history.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Tampa Bay has been outscored 47-7 in the third quarter, its only points coming on Stroughter's kickoff return. ... Delhomme has thrown 10 interceptions in five games.
Team Stat Comparison
Passing 1st downs
Rushing 1st downs
1st downs from penalties
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||4.9||5.3|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|Red Zone (Made-Att)||2-3||0-0|
|Defensive / Special Teams TDs||0||2|
|TD||11:07||Cadillac Williams 20 Yard Run (Shane Andrus Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 5 plays, 59 yds, 2:15
|TD||11:59||Deangelo Williams 20 Yard Run (John Kasay Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 7 plays, 67 yds, 3:22
|TD||12:15||Jeff King 1 Yard Pass From Jake Delhomme (John Kasay Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 5 plays, 12 yds, 2:33
|TD||2:44||Jonathan Stewart 26 Yard Run (John Kasay Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 6 plays, 60 yds, 3:03
|TD||2:33||Sammie Stroughter 97 Yard Kickoff Return (Shane Andrus Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 1 plays, 97 yds, 0:00
|TD||8:43||Tanard Jackson 26 Yard Interception Return (Shane Andrus Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 6 plays, 17 yds, 3:38
|TD||1:21||Deangelo Williams 1 Yard Run (John Kasay Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 16 plays, 80 yds, 8:04