Buccaneers Fall to Falcons, 31-23

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Vincent Jackson had a big day, but it wasn't enough to avoid a loss for the Buccaneers against the Falcons, 31-23, at Georgia Dome.

Mike Glennon found the end zone two times on 26 of 44 passing for 256 yards and one fumble. Matt Ryan ended up going 20 of 26 with 273 yards passing, three touchdowns and no interceptions for the Falcons.

Doug Martin ran for 47 yards on 11 carries. Jackson was a top performer, snagging 10 balls for 138 yards with two touchdowns.

The Tampa Bay defense allowed 18 yards rushing and 273 passing.

Finally, Rian Lindell was perfect, making all three of his field goal attempts.

Falcons wide receiver Harry Douglas was impressive, racking up 149 receiving yards and one touchdown. Running back Jacquizz Rodgers also put together a noteworthy performance with 46 receiving yards, 16 rushing and two touchdowns.

The Buccaneers are at home to take on the Panthers (3-3) next week while the Falcons travel to Glendale to meet the Cardinals (3-4).


Buccaneers Passing Leaders

Grade

Name

Comp

Att

Yds

TDs

Int

B-

80

M. Glennon

26

44

226

2

0


Falcons Passing Leaders

Grade

Name

Comp

Att

Yds

TDs

Int

A+

99

M. Ryan

20

26

273

3

0


Buccaneers Rushing Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Att

Yds

YdsA

TDs

C+

78

D. Martin

RB

11

47

4.3

0

C

75

M. James

RB

14

45

3.2

0

B-

80

M. Glennon

QB

1

13

13.0

0


Falcons Rushing Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Att

Yds

YdsA

TDs

A-

91

J. Rodgers

RB

8

16

2.0

0

D

66

J. Snelling

RB

7

14

2.0

0

A+

99

M. Ryan

QB

3

-12

-4.0

0


Buccaneers Receiving Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Rec

Yds

YdsA

TDs

A+

100

V. Jackson

WR

10

138

13.8

2

C-

70

M. Williams

WR

4

32

8.0

0

D+

69

C. Owusu

WR

3

27

9.0

0


Falcons Receiving Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Rec

Yds

YdsA

TDs

A+

100

H. Douglas

WR

7

149

21.3

1

A-

91

J. Rodgers

RB

8

46

5.8

2

C

75

T. Gonzalez

TE

2

30

15.0

0


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