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Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Detroit Lions: How they scored

Fourth quarter
Scores
27-20 Lions 1:35 11 plays, 59 yards, 3:52
Mike Williams 5-yard pass from Josh Freeman (Connor Barth kick). Key play: TE Kellen Winslow caught a 15-yard pass from Freeman on third and 1 to get to the Lions 12.
Fourth quarter
Scores
27-20 Lions 1:35 11 plays, 59 yards, 3:52
Mike Williams 5-yard pass from Josh Freeman (Connor Barth kick). Key play: TE Kellen Winslow caught a 15-yard pass from Freeman on third and 1 to get to the Lions 12.


27-20

First quarter
Scores
3-0 Lions 8:58 12 plays, 76 yards, 6:02
Jason Hanson 23-yard field goal. Key play: WR Nate Burleson took an end-around 20 yards to the Bucs 22.
3-3 7:12 4 plays, 1 yard, 1:46
Connor Barth 38-yard field goal. Key play: Sammie Stroughter returned a kickoff 78 yards to the Detroit 21.
10-3 Bucs 5:47 None
Aqib Talib 28-yard interception return (Connor Barth kick). Key play: Facing third and 3 from his 27, Matt Stafford's pass bounced off the hands of TE Will Heller right to CB Talib, who went untouched for the score.
10-6 Bucs 0:52 11 plays, 70 yards, 4:55
Jason Hanson 28-yard field goal. Key play: Matt Stafford hit TE Brandon Pettigrew for 19 yards to the Bucs 14.
First quarter
Scores
3-0 Lions 8:58 12 plays, 76 yards, 6:02
Jason Hanson 23-yard field goal. Key play: WR Nate Burleson took an end-around 20 yards to the Bucs 22.
3-3 7:12 4 plays, 1 yard, 1:46
Connor Barth 38-yard field goal. Key play: Sammie Stroughter returned a kickoff 78 yards to the Detroit 21.
10-3 Bucs 5:47 None
Aqib Talib 28-yard interception return (Connor Barth kick). Key play: Facing third and 3 from his 27, Matt Stafford's pass bounced off the hands of TE Will Heller right to CB Talib, who went untouched for the score.
10-6 Bucs 0:52 11 plays, 70 yards, 4:55
Jason Hanson 28-yard field goal. Key play: Matt Stafford hit TE Brandon Pettigrew for 19 yards to the Bucs 14.


10-6

Second quarter
Scores
13-10 Lions 7:16 6 plays, 80 yards, 3:07
Calvin Johnson 36-yard pass from Matt Stafford (Jason Hanson kick). Key plays: Johnson opened the drive with a 22-yard catch and finished it with his first of two touchdowns. The touchdown came on fourth and 2, when Johnson got behind CB Aqib Talib down the right sideline and Stafford lobbed the ball perfectly over the top.
20-10 Lions 1:16 8 plays, 84 yards, 4:23
Tony Scheffler 11-yard pass from Matt Stafford (Jason Hanson kick). Key plays: Stafford threw a 29-yard pass to WR Nate Burleson on third and 6. He then added passes of 14 (WR Rashied Davis) and 25 yards (TE Brandon Pettigrew) before hitting TE Scheffler.
20-13 Lions 0:00 9 plays, 67 yards, 1:16
Connor Barth 31-yard field goal. Key plays: Two catches by TE Kellen Winslow for a combined 19 yards moved the Bucs into field goal range. But before Barth could attempt a 44-yarder, the Lions were flagged for unsportsmanlike conduct, giving the Bucs a first down at the 13 with nine seconds left. The Bucs had time for only one more play (an incompletion) before Barth's kick as time expired.
Second quarter
Scores
13-10 Lions 7:16 6 plays, 80 yards, 3:07
Calvin Johnson 36-yard pass from Matt Stafford (Jason Hanson kick). Key plays: Johnson opened the drive with a 22-yard catch and finished it with his first of two touchdowns. The touchdown came on fourth and 2, when Johnson got behind CB Aqib Talib down the right sideline and Stafford lobbed the ball perfectly over the top.
20-10 Lions 1:16 8 plays, 84 yards, 4:23
Tony Scheffler 11-yard pass from Matt Stafford (Jason Hanson kick). Key plays: Stafford threw a 29-yard pass to WR Nate Burleson on third and 6. He then added passes of 14 (WR Rashied Davis) and 25 yards (TE Brandon Pettigrew) before hitting TE Scheffler.
20-13 Lions 0:00 9 plays, 67 yards, 1:16
Connor Barth 31-yard field goal. Key plays: Two catches by TE Kellen Winslow for a combined 19 yards moved the Bucs into field goal range. But before Barth could attempt a 44-yarder, the Lions were flagged for unsportsmanlike conduct, giving the Bucs a first down at the 13 with nine seconds left. The Bucs had time for only one more play (an incompletion) before Barth's kick as time expired.


20-13

Third quarter
Scores
27-13 Lions 6:16 11 plays, 70 yards, 6:30
Calvin Johnson 1-yard pass from Matt Stafford (Jason Hanson kick). Key play: CB Aqib Talib was flagged for illegal contact, negating a third-down incompletion and keeping the drive alive.
Third quarter
Scores
27-13 Lions 6:16 11 plays, 70 yards, 6:30
Calvin Johnson 1-yard pass from Matt Stafford (Jason Hanson kick). Key play: CB Aqib Talib was flagged for illegal contact, negating a third-down incompletion and keeping the drive alive.


27-13

Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Detroit Lions: How they scored 09/11/11 [Last modified: Monday, September 12, 2011 8:35am]
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