Buccaneers at Raiders Week Nine Capsule

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS (3-4) AT OAKLAND RAIDERS (3-4)

SERIES

  BUCCANEERS RAIDERS
SERIES LEADER   6-1
STREAKS   6-1
COACHES VS. OPP. Schiano: 0-0 Allen: 0-0
LAST WEEK W 36-17 at Vikings W 26-16 at Chiefs
LAST GAME 12/28/08: Raiders 31 at Buccaneers 24. Oakland rookie RB Michael Bush rushes for 177 yards & 2 TDs as Raiders overcome 10-point 4th-quarter deficit in Week 17 win.
LAST GAME AT SITE 9/26/04: Raiders 30, Buccaneers 20.  Oakland QB Kerry Collins throws for 228 yards & 1 TD as Raiders jump out to 30-6 lead en route to victory.
BROADCAST FOX (1:05 PM PT): Dick Stockton, John Lynch, Jennifer Hale (Field reporter). SIRIUS: 127 (TB), 94 (Oak.). XM: 227 (Oak.). 

STATS

PASSING Freeman: 123-223-1,800-14-5-93.3 Palmer: 162-269-1,941-9-5-85.7
RUSHING Martin (R): 129-543-4.2-3 McFadden: 132-438-3.3-2
RECEIVING V. Jackson: 29-626-21.6-5 (T3C) Myers: 31-383-12.4-0
OFFENSE 356.6 349.1
TAKE/GIVE +7 -2
DEFENSE 394.7 348.6
SACKS Bennett: 5 Seymour: 3
INTs Barber: 3 5 tied: 1
PUNTING Koenen: 44.5 Lechler: 47.3
KICKING Barth: 58 (19/19 PAT; 13/15 FG) Janikowski: 65 (2C) (11/11 PAT; 18/19 FG)

NOTES

BUCCANEERS: Aim for franchise-record 4th consecutive game with 28+ points…QB JOSH FREEMAN is 1st QB in team history to pass for 3+ TDs in 3 consecutive team games. Aims for 4th in row with 3+ TDs. In past 3, has completed 58 of 104 (55.8 pct.) for 1,010 yards with 9 TDs vs. 1 INT for 113.9 rating. Aims for 4th in row with 100+ rating. Bucs are 9-3 when he has 100+ rating…Last week, rookie RB DOUG MARTIN became 1st player in team history & 1st NFL rookie in 25 seasons with 135+ rush yards (135) & 75+ rec. (79) yards in game. Is only NFC player with 500+ rush (543) & 200+ rec. (224) yards…WR VINCENT JACKSON has TD catch in 4 of past 5 games vs. Oak. Is averaging 21.6 yards per catch, most by player with 20+ rec. Since 2008, Jackson’s 18.5 yards per catch avg. (230 rec., 4,245 yards) is best in NFL (min. 100 catches). WR MIKE WILLIAMS had TD catch last week. Has 100+ yards or TD in 5 of 7 games this year…DB RONDE BARBER is only player in NFL annals with 25+ sacks (28) & 40+ INTs (46). Aims for 4th in row with INT or FF. LB MASON FOSTER had sack & FR last week. Leads team with 53 tackles…RAIDERS: Club is 5-0 all-time at home vs. TB…Aim for 3rd straight win in ’12…Have won 3 of past 4 at home vs. NFC…With Raiders, QB CARSON PALMER has 300+ passing yards & 100+ passer rating in 3 of 5 games vs. NFC…RB DARREN MC FADDEN has 100+ rush yards (145, 111) in past 2 at home vs. NFC. Posted 11th career game with 100+ rush yards last week & Raiders are 9-2 (.818) when he has 100+ rush yards…WR DARRIUS HEYWARD-BEY had 32-yard TD reception last week. WR DENARIUS MOORE had 104 receiving yards (104) in last game vs. NFC opponent. Moore aims for 4th straight game with TD catch. For career, avg. 17.6 yards per catch (59 rec., 1,037 yards)…TE BRANDON MYERS has career-best in rec. (31) & rec. yards (383) in ’12…LB PHILIP WHEELER leads team with 59 tackles in ’12…DT RICHARD SEYMOUR aims for 3rd straight game with sack…Since entering NFL in 2000, K SEBASTIAN JANIKOWSKI leads NFL w/ 38 FGs of 50+ yards.


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