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Mayfield throws for 337 yards and 3 TDs to lead Buccaneers to 32-9 NFC wild-card rout of Eagles

Jan. 16, 2024 01:03 AM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — All Baker Mayfield and the resurgent Tampa Bay Buccaneers wanted was an opportunity to make some noise in the playoffs. A strong finish to the regular season provided one. Their 32-9 wild-card playoff victory over Jalen Hurts and the defending NFC champion...

Eagles aim to pull out of late-season funk, visit surging Buccaneers in NFC wild-card matchup

Jan. 13, 2024 13:52 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (11-6) AT TAMPA BAY (9-8) Monday, 8:15 p.m. EST, ESPN, ABC OPENING LINE: Eagles by 3, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Eagles 8-8-1; Buccaneers 11-5-1. SERIES RECORD: Tied 11-11, including postseason. ...

QB Mayfield hurts ribs as Bucs lose 23-13 to the Saints and waste chance to clinch title at home

Dec. 31, 2023 19:31 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Quarterback Baker Mayfield and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers wasted an opportunity to clinch their third consecutive NFC South championship. But Sunday's 23-13 loss to New Orleans wasn't the only source of pain for Mayfield, who took a hard hit to the ribs when Saints...

Baker Mayfield throws for 381 yards, 4 TDs, Bucs keep pace in NFC South by beating Packers 34-20

Dec. 17, 2023 17:07 PM EST

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Playing on a new team eager to reach the postseason, Baker Mayfield reversed his December fortunes at Lambeau Field. Mayfield threw for 381 yards and four touchdowns as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers won their third straight, 34-20 over the Green Bay Packers on...

Packers RB Aaron Jones returns from knee injury. Dillon out with broken thumb

Dec. 17, 2023 12:11 PM EST

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Green Bay running back Aaron Jones is returning from a knee injury to help the Packers withstand the absence of backfield mate AJ Dillon in the Packers game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday. Jones is available to play for the Packers (6-7) after...

Falcons squander a chance to take control in NFC South. Now it's a 3-way tie for first place

Dec. 11, 2023 17:43 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons squandered a huge chance to bring a bit of clarity to the muddled NFL South. Now, their hopes of reaching the playoffs for the first time since 2017 are much more convoluted heading into the final month of the season. The Falcons...

Otton hauls in 11-yard scoring pass with 31 seconds left. Bucs beat Falcons 29-25

Dec. 10, 2023 17:53 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Baker Mayfield knew the Falcons would be devoting plenty of attention to Mike Evans and Chris Godwin. So, with a chance to pull out a victory the Tampa Bay Buccaneers absolutely had to have, Mayfield looked elsewhere. Cade Otton hauled in an 11-yard...