Final

Buccaneers 21

(0-4, 0-2 away)

Saints 24

(4-1, 2-0 home)

Coverage: FOX

1:00 PM ET, October 8, 2006

Mercedes-Benz Superdome, New Orleans, LA 

1 2 3 4 T
TB 7 0 7 721
NO 3 7 7 724

Top Performers

Passing: B. Gradkowski (TB) - 225 YDS, 2 TD

Rushing: D. McAllister (NO) - 15 CAR, 123 YDS, 1 TD

Receiving: J. Galloway (TB) - 4 REC, 110 YDS, 1 TD

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERTBNO
TD4:11Joey Galloway 18 Yd Pass From Bruce Gradkowski (Matt Bryant Kick)
Drive: 6 plays, 61 yds, 3:08
70
FG13:49John Carney 21 Yd
Drive: 11 plays, 83 yds, 5:04
73
SECOND QUARTERTBNO
TD13:16Deuce Mcallister 24 Yd Run (John Carney Kick)
Drive: 10 plays, 88 yds, 4:05
710
THIRD QUARTERTBNO
TD9:08Ernie Conwell 9 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (John Carney Kick)
Drive: 4 plays, 25 yds, 1:33
717
TD12:10Mike Alstott 1 Yd Run (Matt Bryant Kick)
Drive: 6 plays, 74 yds, 3:02
1417
FOURTH QUARTERTBNO
TD4:57Alex Smith 3 Yd Pass From Bruce Gradkowski (Matt Bryant Kick)
Drive: 5 plays, 40 yds, 1:46
2117
TD10:43Reggie Bush 65 Yd Punt Return (John Carney Kick) 2124

Team Stat Comparison

 
Tampa Bay
New Orleans
1st Downs1815
3rd down efficiency
5-133-12
4th down efficiency
0-20-0
Total Yards406314
Yards per play6.25.4
Total Drives22
Passing219171
Comp-Att
20-3121-33
Yards per pass
7.15.2
Interceptions thrown
00
Sacks-Yards Lost
2-60-0
Rushing187143
Rushing Attempts
3325
Yards per rush
5.75.7
Penalties8-669-49
Turnovers10
Fumbles lost
10
Interceptions thrown
00
Possession30:3729:23
TB Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSQBR
B. Gradkowski20/312257.3202-650.6
Team20/312197.1202-6--
NO Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSQBR
D. Brees21/331715.2100-057.7
Team21/331715.2100-0--
Tampa Bay Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
C. Williams201115.6034
M. Pittman22713.5016
M. Clayton12727.0027
B. Gradkowski6193.206
M. Alstott430.811
Team331875.7134
New Orleans Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
D. McAllister151238.2157
R. Bush9232.6010
D. Brees1-3-3.000
Team251435.7157
Tampa Bay Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
J. Galloway411027.5152
I. Hilliard4348.5015
M. Pittman23115.5023
A. Smith5163.2112
C. Williams3144.709
A. Becht11313.0013
M. Clayton177.007
Team2022511.3252
New Orleans Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
R. Bush11635.7010
J. Horn44812.0017
M. Colston33812.7018
E. Conwell2147.019
D. McAllister188.008
Team211718.1118
Tampa Bay Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
B. Gradkowski110
Team110
New Orleans Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
R. Leisle001
Team001
Tampa Bay Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
M. Pittman48521.324
Team48521.324
New Orleans Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
T. Copper24120.525
A. Stecker11717.017
J. Jones11313.013
Team47117.825
Tampa Bay Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
M. Jones6518.513
Team66010.013
New Orleans Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
R. Bush37525.065
L. Moore133.03
Team47819.565
Tampa Bay Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
M. Bryant0/00.0--3/33
Team0/00.0--3/33
New Orleans Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
J. Carney1/1100.0213/36
Team1/1100.0213/36
Tampa Bay Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
J. Bidwell623338.80455
Team623338.80455
New Orleans Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
S. Weatherford835844.80254
Team835844.80254
Attendance: 68,183