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No recount needed in Tampa, Saints blow by the Buccaneers 38-3.

Dominant performances by both the offense and defense lead the Saints to a 38-3 victory.

NFL: New Orleans Saints at Tampa Bay Buccaneers Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

First Half

Tampa Bay gets the ball to start. Cameron Jordan gets to Tom Brady on the first play, but Brady got the ball off. 3 and out on the first drive.

Drive starts on the NO 35 after the punt. Michael Thomas gets his first catch back for a first down. Marquez Callaway, who is also back from injury, gets a catch. nice to see him getting snaps early. Jared Cook gets them into the redzone with a 14 yard catch from Taysom Hill. Tre’Quan smith wide open in the endzone for a TD. NO 7 - TB 0.

Touchback. Holding gets the Bucs into 2nd and long. Back to back short passes leads to another 3 and out.

Drive starts at the NO 34. Deonte Harris breaks a couple tackles and gets a 40 yard gain. A dumpoff gets Latavius Murray just short of the first down. Michael Burton gets the first down on a 4th and inches carry. It was challenged unsuccessfully. Jared Cook fumbles the ball at the goal line. Tampa ball.

Janoris Jenkins breaks up the deep ball to Antonio Brown, where Brady almost got brought down for a safety. 3rd straight 3 and out for the Bucs.

Deonte Harris gets the ball to the TB 35. Short field for the Saints. Kamara gets into the redzone on the first play with a 17 yard gain. Adam Trautman gets his first career touchdown! The pride of Dayton! The Fish Man! NO 14 - TB 0.

TB starts on the 18. Another 3 and out.

Saints start on the 50. Kamara loses 6 on first down. On 2nd and 16, Taysom Hill catches the ball for a gain of 21. Taysom is loose, and gains 23 yards on the next play. Emmanuel Sanders makes a great grab for his first one back from COVID, and it’s for a TD! NO 21 - TB 0.

TB drive starts on the 24. Bucs get their first 1st down of the game. The ball is tipped by Marcus Davenport and picked off by David Onyemata!

Saints drive starts at the TB 27. Emmanuel Sanders and Taysom Hill get back to back first downs to get the Saints to the 1. Kamara gets a 1 yard TD run. NO 28 - TB 0.

Touchback on the kickoff. Chris Godwin gets things goings with a great 20 yard grab for the Bucs. Leonard Fournette gets a catch and a carry back to back to bring up 3rd and 3. Antonio Brown gets the first down and his first catch back. Bucs past midfield. 4th and 6 for the Bucs. Tom Brady overthrows Gronk, turnover on downs and great field position for New Orleans.

Drive starts on the NO 38. Michael Thomas gets a deep catch. He’s still great. Emmanuel Sanders 1st down right around redzone. 3rd and 7 at the two minute warning. Jared Cook drops the first down catch. Wil Lutz trots out, it’s good. NO 31 - TB 0.

Touchback. Mike Evans gets into an open field. Brady’s pass is intercepted by Marcus Williams! Saints ball at the NO 15.

Saints will kneel into the half, and get the ball to start the 3rd quarter.

Second Half

Touchback starts the half. Marquez Callaway gets the Saints to midfield. Kamara gets taken down on the next play however, 3rd and 6. Strip sack by Barrett gets returned to the NO 21.

Bucs set up with goal to go for the first time tonight. Mike Evans hurt on the play however. Janoris called for PI in the endzone. Demario Davis with a PBU on 3rd and goal at the 1. Lattimore breaks up the fade to Evans. Turnover on downs. Bucs couldn’t convert 1st and goal on the 1.

Saints ball at their own 1. Saints just trying to get breathing room. Michael Thomas first down will set that up. Latavius Murray gets a 17 yard run. 3rd down and 17 for the Saints. Morstead making his first appearance.

Punt is a good one and the Bucs will start at the TB 19. Antonio Brown makes a grab and Marshon is slow to get up after the tackle. Trey Hendrickson gets sack that is wiped out by a CJGJ hold down field. Another sack on the next play as Cam Jordan and Trey Hendrickson combine for one. Brady going down again at the hands of Onyemata and Hendrickson. 3rd and 23 now. Catch made, but not enough for a first. 4th and 7 with the offense staying on the field. Brady throws the ball up and is picked off by Malcolm Jenkins. 3rd interception of the night for this defense.

Taysom Hill rush starts the drive with back to back runs for a total of 6 yards. Taysom Hill completes to Adam Trautman for 29 yards after the snap is fumbled. Brees is back in. Taysom Hill first down and first and goal. Josh Hill touchdown catch from Brees. NO 38 - TB 0.

Touchback. Roughing the passer gets the Bucs into good positon. Fournette with a 20 yard gain. Intentional grounding causes 2nd and 24. Malcolm Brown sack sets up 3rd and 34. Settles with a pass into field goal range to Chris Godwin. Bucs on the board with a field goal. NO 38 - TB 0.

Kickoff goes out of bounds. Hold on to your seats. Jameis Winston is in for the Saints. Jameis’ first pass is good to Michael Burton for a first down. Two minute warning. Victory formation.

FINAL SCORE: NO 38 - TB 3

Here’s a Quarter by quarter breakdown of the events:

1st Quarter

  • Tampa gets ball first.
  • 3 and out.
  • Saints ball at the NO 35.
  • 14 yard catch by Cook gets the Saints into the redzone.
  • Tre’Quan Smith 14 yd TD catch.
  • NO 7 - TB 0
  • Touchback.
  • 3 and out after a holding call makes it difficult.
  • Drive starts at the NO 34.
  • Deonte Harris gets a 40 yard gain to get the Saints near redzone.
  • Michael Burton converts on 4th and 1.
  • Jared Cook fumble at the goal line. Tampa Ball.
  • 3rd straight 3 and out for the Bucs.
  • Deonte Harris gets the return to the TB 35.
  • Adam Trautman first career touchdown!
  • NO 14 - TB 0

2nd Quarter

  • TB starts on the 18.
  • Another 3 and out.
  • Saints start on the 50.
  • Taysom Hill with back to back gains of 20+ has the Saints in good position.
  • Emmanuel Sanders makes a great TD grab.
  • NO 21 - TB 0
  • TB gets the ball at the 24.
  • Tampa Bay gets their first down.
  • David Onyemata picks off the tipped pass!
  • Saints drive starts at the TB 27.
  • A couple of big plays later Kamara gets the 1 yard TD run.
  • NO 28 - TB 0
  • Touchback.
  • Chris Godwin gets around midfield on the first play.
  • Turnover on downs.
  • Saints start at the NO 38.
  • Emmanuel Sanders 1st down right around redzone.
  • 3rd and 7 at the two minute warning.
  • Wil Lutz scores the field goal.
  • NO 31 - TB 0.
  • Touchback.
  • Mike Evans gets TB into good positon before the half.
  • Marcus Williams interception!
  • Saints ball at the NO 15.
  • Saints kneel into the half.
  • Second half kickoff goes to the Saints.

3rd Quarter

  • Touchback and Saints ball.
  • Marquez Callaway gets the ball to midfield.
  • Strip sack by Barrett gets returned to the NO 21.
  • DPI on Janoris Jenkins sets up 1st and goal on the 1.
  • Bucs fail to convert for points.
  • Turnover on downs.
  • Saints ball at the 1.
  • Bucs force the Saints into a 3rd and 17.
  • Drive will start at the TB 19 after the punt.
  • Antonio Brown gets a first down, Marshon Lattimore hurt after the tackle.
  • Malcolm Jenkins with an interception after Brady is brought down 3 times in 4 plays.
  • Saints ball on the NO 30.
  • Taysom Hill with back to back runs to end the half.

4th Quarter

  • Taysom Hill completes to Trautman for 29 to get them past midfield.
  • Taysom Hill gets the Saints set up 1st and goal.
  • TD catch for Josh Hill from Brees.
  • NO 38 - TB 0
  • Touchback.
  • Roughing the passer combined with a 20 yard Fournette gain. Bucs in position.
  • Intentional grounding.
  • Brady sacked.
  • Bucs on the board with a field goal.
  • NO 38 - TB 3
  • Touchback.
  • Jameis Winston in for the first time for New Orleans.
  • His first pass is complete to Michael Burton.
  • Two minute warning.

FINAL SCORE:

Poll

Week 9: New Orleans Saints Player of the Game

This poll is closed

  • 59%
    Drew Brees
    (177 votes)
  • 1%
    Alvin Kamara
    (4 votes)
  • 17%
    Taysom Hill
    (51 votes)
  • 1%
    Adam Trautman
    (5 votes)
  • 12%
    Trey Hendrickson
    (38 votes)
  • 3%
    Marshon Lattimore
    (11 votes)
  • 0%
    Janoris Jenkins
    (1 vote)
  • 1%
    Demario Davis
    (4 votes)
  • 3%
    David Onyemata
    (9 votes)
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