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Bucs-Falcons: How they scored

Linebacker Mason Foster heads toward the end zone for a 37-yard interception return during the second quarter. The score comes one play after the Bucs’ failed fake punt.


Linebacker Mason Foster heads toward the end zone for a 37-yard interception return during the second quarter. The score comes one play after the Bucs’ failed fake punt.


Bucs 3, Falcons 0

Rian Lindell 30-yard field goal

Time: 1:45 Drive: 15 plays, 73 yards, 7:06

Key plays: Bobby Rainey 11-yard run to Bucs 26; Rainey 10-yard run to Bucs 41; Rainey 11-yard run to Falcons 43; Mike Glennon 6-yard pass to RB Brian Leonard on third and 5 to Falcons 32; Leonard 6-yard run (on direct snap) on third and 3 to Falcons 19; Rainey 7-yard run to Falcons 12.


Bucs 3, Falcons 3

Matt Bryant 46-yard field goal

Time: 12:07 Drive: 10 plays, 53 yards, 4:38

Key plays: Matt Ryan 14-yard pass to WR Harry Douglas to Falcons 29; Ryan 12-yard pass to RB Steven Jackson to Falcons 41; Ryan 6-yard pass to TE Tony Gonzalez and 15-yard roughing the passer on DE Adrian Clayborn to Bucs 35; DT Gerald McCoy 6-yard sack on third and 8.

Bucs 10, Falcons 3

Bobby Rainey 43-yard run (Rian Lindell kick)

Time: 10:14 Drive: 4 plays, 81 yards, 1:53

Key play: Mike Glennon 47-yard pass to WR Vincent Jackson to Falcons 34.

Bucs 17, Falcons 3

Mason Foster 37-yard interception return (Rian Lindell kick)

Time: 7:05 Drive: None

Key plays: One play after the Bucs failed on a fake punt, LB Dekoda Watson hit Matt Ryan's arm as he attempted a pass. The ball fluttered directly to Foster, who eluded several tacklers.

Bucs 24, Falcons 3

Bobby Rainey 3-yard run (Rian Lindell kick)

Time: 3:16 Drive: 5 plays, 53 yards, 1:46

Key plays: S Mark Barron fumble recovery at Bucs 47; Rainey 9-yard run and 15-yard face mask on LB Paul Worrilow to Falcons 23; Mike Glennon 20-yard pass to WR Tiquan Underwood to Falcons 3.

Bucs 24, Falcons 6

Matt Bryant 49-yard field goal

Time: :56 Drive: 8 plays, 49 yards, 2:20

Key plays: 15-yard helmet-to-helmet hit on S Dashon Goldson on incompletion to Falcons 35; Matt Ryan 8-yard pass to RB Jacquizz Rodgers to Falcons 43; 7-yard pass interference against CB Johnthan Banks to midfield.


Bucs 31, Falcons 6

Bobby Rainey 4-yard pass from Mike Glennon (Rian Lindell kick)

Time: 9:34 Drive: 4 plays, 67 yards, 2:02

Key plays: Falcons incompletion on fourth and 1 at Bucs 33; Glennon 53-yard pass to WR Vincent Jackson to Falcons 4

Bucs 38, Falcons 6

Vincent Jackson 3-yard pass from Mike Glennon (Rian Lindell kick)

Time: 1:54 Drive: 7 plays, 20 yards, 3:49

Key plays: LB Dekoda Watson punt block at Falcons 20; Bobby Rainey 1-yard run on fourth and 1 to the Falcons 10.

Bucs 38, Falcons 13

Harry Douglas 80-yard pass from Matt Ryan (Matt Bryant kick)

Time: 1:02 Drive: 2 plays, 80 yards, :52

Key play: Douglas avoided tackles by CB Johnthan Banks and S Mark Barron.


Bucs 41, Falcons 13

Rian Lindell 46-yard field goal

Time: 7:15 Drive: 9 plays, 27 yards, 6:11

Key plays: S Dashon Goldson interception at Bucs 45; Bobby Rainey 7-yard run to Falcons 43; Rainey 10-yard run to Falcons 33; Mike Glennon 10-yard pass to WR Vincent Jackson to Falcons 21. 10-yard holding on LG Jamon Meredith to Falcons 30.

Bucs 41, Falcons 21

Antone Smith 50-yard run (Dominique Davis pass to Tony Gonzalez)

Time: 5:22 Drive: 6 plays, 80 yards, 1:53

Key play: Davis 12-yard pass to RB Josh Vaughan to Falcons 37.

Bucs 41, Falcons 28

Roddy White 6-yard pass from Matt Ryan (Matt Bryant kick)

Time: 1:45 Drive: 8 plays, 80 yards, 1:55

Key plays: Dominique Davis 14-yard pass to White to Falcons 34; Antone Smith 38-yard run to Bucs 28; DT Gerald McCoy 15-yard roughing the passer on second-and-15 incompletion to Bucs 18; Ryan 10-yard pass to WR Harry Douglas to Bucs 13; McCoy 7-yard roughing the passer on third-down incompletion to Bucs 6.

Bucs-Falcons: How they scored 11/17/13 [Last modified: Sunday, November 17, 2013 8:19pm]
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