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Buccaneers-Saints: A by-the-numbers look at Tampa Bay’s 30-10 loss

By Thomas Bassinger
Jameis Winston now has 10,052 passing yards in 40 career games. [LOREN ELLIOTT | Times]

Here’s a by-the-numbers look at the Bucs’ 30-10 loss to the Saints on Sunday:

 

6,033

Drew Brees career completions.

 

5,903

Bucs completions since 1998.

 

23

Bucs players who have completed a pass since 1998.

 

10,052

Jameis Winston’s passing yards in 40 career games.

 

8

Quarterbacks, including Winston, to reach 10,000 passing yards in 40 games. The others: Kurt Warner, Matthew Stafford, Marc Bulger, Andrew Luck, Dan Marino, Peyton Manning and Kirk Cousins.

 

10,085

Blake Bortles’ passing yards in his first 41 games for the Jaguars. Bortles is not a good quarterback.

 

200

Bucs’ total offensive yards Sunday, the fewest they’ve gained in a game since coach Dirk Koetter joined the team as an offensive coordinator in 2015.

 

2

Times the Bucs gained at least 15 yards on a play.

 

9

Times the Saints gained at least 15 yards on a play.

 

6

Total points the Bucs scored in the first half in their previous three games.

 

3

Points the Bucs scored in the first half Sunday.

 

1

Touchdowns the Bucs have scored in their past two games.

 

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