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Bucs-Lions: Social media reaction from Tampa Bay's 24-21 loss

What appeared on the Raymond James Stadium scoreboard the instant the Bucs lost to the Lions on Sunday. Tampa Bay next will play on Dec. 18, when Jon Gruden is inducted into the Bucs Ring of Honor. [THOMAS BASSINGER | Times]

Matthew Stafford playing with a bad throwing hand completed 36 of 44 passes. The Bucs committed five turnovers. And yet.....

Tampa Bay tied it late in the fourth quarter Sunday before Detroit drove for Matt Prater's 46-yard field goal and a 24-21 victory at Raymond James Stadium.

Here's a sampling of the social media reaction before, during and after the loss that guaranteed Tampa Bay a losing record and eliminated the Bucs from NFC Playoff contention:

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