1:00 PM ET, October 10, 2010
Paul Brown Stadium, Cincinnati, OH
CINCINNATI -- Josh Freeman had no timeouts to use and a packed stadium screaming for him to make another inexperienced mistake that would decide the game.Uh-uh, not this time.These baby Bucs are growing up.
• Tampa Bay scored 10 points in the final 1:26 to win on the road for the second time this season. The Bucs were just 2-6 on the road last year.
• Carson Palmer surpassed 20,000 passing yards in his career, but his third interception of the game turned things in favor of the Bucs.
• Terrell Owens (102 receiving yards, TD) had his 50th career 100-yard game and second of the season.
• Bengals running back Cedric Benson rushed for 144 yards, his first 100-yard game of the season.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Bucs C Jeff Faine left in the second quarter with an injured right thigh and didn't return. He walked off the field with assistance. ... S Sean Jones hurt his back in the first quarter and stood on the sideline with ice on his back. ... The Buccaneers have won their last six games against Cincinnati. ... CB Ronde Barber started his 172nd straight game, tying Dick LeBeau for the longest streak by a cornerback in league history. ... Owens violated the NFL's restrictions on tweeting less than 90 minutes before a game. He grew perturbed when asked about it afterward.
Team Stat Comparison
Passing 1st downs
Rushing 1st downs
1st downs from penalties
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||6.5||5.6|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|Red Zone (Made-Att)||1-3||1-3|
|Defensive / Special Teams TDs||1||0|
|TD||4:16||Terrell Owens 43 Yard Pass From Carson Palmer (Mike Nugent Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 3 plays, 55 yds, 1:02
|TD||14:38||Cody Grimm 11 Yard Interception Return (Connor Barth Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 0 plays, 8 yds, 0:22
|FG||0:37||Mike Nugent 31 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 10 plays, 69 yds, 2:19
|TD||5:33||Earnest Graham 1 Yard Run (Connor Barth Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 9 plays, 80 yds, 5:10
|FG||1:33||Mike Nugent 35 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 9 plays, 55 yds, 3:59
|TD||12:19||Jermaine Gresham 1 Yard Pass From Carson Palmer (Cedric Benson Run For Two-Point Conversion is Good)|
Drive info: 7 plays, 29 yds, 4:12
|TD||1:34||Mike Williams 20 Yard Pass From Josh Freeman (Connor Barth Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 5 plays, 50 yds, 0:52
|FG||0:05||Connor Barth 31 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 2 plays, 21 yds, 0:13
Terrell Owens 50th career 100-yard game and second of the season (had 222 last week). Owens had one in 16 games last season with the Bills.
ESPN Stats & Information