Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Bucs-Saints: How they scored

FIRST QUARTER

Saints 7, Bucs 0

Lance Moore 44-yard pass from Drew Brees (Shayne Graham kick)

Time: 10:15 Drive: 9 plays, 80 yards, 4:45

Key plays: Brees 8-yard pass to Moore to Saints 33; Brees 8-yard pass to Jimmy Graham to Bucs 46; Jed Collins 2-yard run on fourth and 1 to Bucs 44.

Bucs 7, Saints 7

Tiquan Underwood 48-yard pass from Mike Glennon (Rian Lindell kick)

Time: 8:40 Drive: 4 plays, 62 yards, 1:35

Key play: Mike Glennon 9-yard pass to WR Vincent Jackson on third and 5 to Saints 48.

Saints 14, Bucs 7

Jimmy Graham 10-yard pass from Drew Brees (Shayne Graham kick)

Time: 3:08 Drive: 9 plays, 80 yards, 5:32

Key plays: Brees 9-yard pass to WR Lance Moore on third and 8 to Saints 31; Brees 33-yard pass to Graham to Bucs 36; Brees 24-yard pass to RB Darren Sproles to Bucs 14.

SECOND QUARTER

Saints 21, Bucs 7

Robert Meachem 41-yard pass from Drew Brees (Shayne Graham kick)

Time: 8:04 Drive: 5 plays, 57 yards, 1:29

Key play: Brees 17-yard pass to TE Jimmy Graham to Bucs 41.

Saints 21, Bucs 14

Tim Wright 1-yard pass from Mike Glennon (Rian Lindell kick)

Time: 3:28 Drive: 9 plays, 80 yards, 4:36

Key plays: Bobby Rainey 16-yard run to Saints 49; Glennon 9-yard pass to WR Tiquan Underwood to Saints 40; Brian Leonard 24-yard run to Saints 13; Glen­non 12-yard pass to WR Vincent Jackson to Saints 1.

Saints 28, Bucs 14

Kenny Stills 76-yard pass from Drew Brees (Shayne Graham kick)

Time: 2:40 Drive: 3 plays, 80 yards, :48

Key play: Stills was left uncovered by the secondary for the easy touchdown.

THIRD QUARTER

Saints 28, Bucs 17

Rian Lindell 54-yard field goal

Time: 6:35 Drive: 13 plays, 44 yards, 8:25

Key plays: Mike Glennon 24-yard pass to TE Tim Wright on third and 15 to Bucs 39; Glennon 6-yard pass to WR Vincent Jackson on fourth and 4 to Saints 49; Glennon 19-yard pass to WR Tiquan Underwood to Saints 32; 15-yard face mask on LG Ted Larsen to Saints 48; Glennon 12-yard pass to RB Michael Hill to Saints 36.

Saints 35, Bucs 17

Pierre Thomas 8-yard run (Shayne Graham kick)

Time: 1:22 Drive: 10 plays, 92 yards, 5:13

Key plays: Drew Brees 24-yard pass to WR Marques Colston on third and 6 to Saints 49; Khiry Robinson 25-yard run to Bucs 26; Brees 8-yard pass to TE Josh Hill to Bucs 11.

FOURTH QUARTER

Saints 42, Bucs 17

Drew Brees 9-yard run (Shayne Graham kick)

Time: 14:08 Drive: 4 plays, 25 yards, 2:05

Key plays: CB Keenan Lewis 2-yard interception return to Bucs 25; Khiry Robinson 11-yard run to Bucs 14.

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