Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Minnesota Vikings

September 11, 2005

Quarter 1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Tampa Bay Buccaneers 0 17 0 7 24
Minnesota Vikings 7 0 3 3 13

Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
12:16 Min TD Darren Sharper 88 interception return (Paul Edinger Kick) Min 7, TB 0
2nd Quarter
0:05 TB TD Alex Smith 23 pass from Brian Griese (Matt Bryant Kick) Min 7, TB 7
10:22 TB TD Alex Smith 2 pass from Brian Griese (Matt Bryant Kick) TB 14, Min 7
14:43 TB FG FG Matt Bryant 41 TB 17, Min 7
3rd Quarter
11:08 Min FG FG Paul Edinger 53 TB 17, Min 10
4th Quarter
8:47 Min FG FG Paul Edinger 22 TB 17, Min 13
13:37 TB TD Carnell Williams 71 run (Matt Bryant Kick) TB 24, Min 13

Attendance: 63,939
Missed Field Goals: None

Team Statistics
  Tampa Bay Buccaneers Minnesota Vikings
First downs 12 15
Rushes - yards 31 - 146 15 - 33
Passing 199 215
Punt returns 3 - 27 5 - 54
Kickoff returns 4 - 83 5 - 89
Interception returns 3 - 16 2 - 88
Pass attempts - Completions - Had Intercepted 18 - 29 - 2 22 - 33 - 3
Sacked - yards lost 2 - 14 3 - 18
Punts 6 - 46.8 4 - 54.2
Fumbles - lost 1 - 0 4 - 2
Penalties - yards 13 - 99 9 - 70
Time of possession 30:34 29:26

Passing
Tampa Bay Buccaneers Att Cmp Yds Avg TD Int Lg Sack Loss Rating
Brian Griese 29 18 213 7.34 2 2 41 2 14 78.7
Minnesota Vikings Att Cmp Yds Avg TD Int Lg Sack Loss Rating
Daunte Culpepper 33 22 233 7.06 0 3 25 3 18 49.2

Rushing
Tampa Bay Buccaneers Att Yds Avg Lg TD FD
Carnell Williams 27 148 5.5 71t 1 4
Mike Alstott 1 0 0.0 0 0 0
Joey Galloway 1 0 0.0 0 0 0
Brian Griese 2 -2 -1.0 -1 0 0
Minnesota Vikings Att Yds Avg Lg TD FD
Daunte Culpepper 3 19 6.3 10 0 1
Moe Williams 6 15 2.5 9 0 1
Michael Bennett 6 -1 -0.2 3 0 0

Receiving
Tampa Bay Buccaneers Rec Yds Avg Lg TD FD
Joey Galloway 5 97 19.4 36 0 4
Michael Clayton 4 57 14.2 41 0 1
Alex Smith 4 34 8.5 23t 2 3
Jameel Cook 2 7 3.5 8 0 0
Mike Alstott 1 7 7.0 7 0 0
Anthony Becht 1 7 7.0 7 0 0
Ike Hilliard 1 4 4.0 4 0 0
Minnesota Vikings Rec Yds Avg Lg TD FD
Jim Kleinsasser 4 42 10.5 13 0 1
Jermaine Wiggins 4 33 8.2 17 0 2
Nate Burleson 3 45 15.0 20 0 2
Travis Taylor 3 38 12.7 25 0 1
Marcus Robinson 3 22 7.3 14 0 1
Michael Bennett 3 21 7.0 10 0 1
Moe Williams 2 32 16.0 25 0 1

Kickoff Returns
Tampa Bay Buccaneers Num Yds Avg FC Lg TD
Torrie Cox 4 83 20.8 0 26 0
Minnesota Vikings Num Yds Avg FC Lg TD
Mewelde Moore 3 66 22.0 0 27 0
Troy Williamson 2 23 11.5 0 13 0

Punt Returns
Tampa Bay Buccaneers Num Yds Avg FC Lg TD
Mark Jones 3 27 9.0 0 14 0
Minnesota Vikings Num Yds Avg FC Lg TD
Keenan Howry 5 54 10.8 0 19 0

Punting
Tampa Bay Buccaneers Punts Yds Avg Lg TB In20 Blk Net OppRet RetYds
Josh Bidwell 6 281 46.8 52 0 1 0 37.8 5 54
Minnesota Vikings Punts Yds Avg Lg TB In20 Blk Net OppRet RetYds
Chris Kluwe 4 217 54.2 62 1 0 0 42.5 3 27

Defense
Tampa Bay Buccaneers Tack Ast Tot Sacks Loss Ints Yds Avg Lg TD
Brian Kelly 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 2 16 8.0 14 0
Derrick Brooks 4 0 4 0.0 0.0 1 0 0.0 0 0
Blue Adams 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Dexter Jackson 4 1 5 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Anthony McFarland 1 1 2 1.0 8.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Ryan Nece 2 0 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Jermaine Phillips 4 1 5 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Shelton Quarles 7 0 7 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Simeon Rice 3 0 3 1.0 3.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Greg Spires 0 1 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Team 1 0 1 1.0 7.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Dewayne White 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Chris Hovan 2 0 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Marquis Cooper 2 1 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Juran Bolden 6 0 6 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Ronde Barber 3 0 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Torrie Cox 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Will Allen 3 0 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Minnesota Vikings Tack Ast Tot Sacks Loss Ints Yds Avg Lg TD
Darren Sharper 8 2 10 0.0 0.0 1 88 88.0 88t 1
Fred Smoot 0 1 1 0.0 0.0 1 0 0.0 0 0
Kenechi Udeze 3 0 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Brian Williams 3 1 4 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Dontarrious Thomas 3 1 4 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Kevin Williams 2 0 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Team 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Pat Williams 4 0 4 1.0 7.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
E.J. Henderson 2 0 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Darrion Scott 0 1 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Ralph Brown 3 0 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Napoleon Harris 3 2 5 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Lance Johnstone 1 0 1 1.0 7.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Spencer Johnson 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Jim Kleinsasser 2 0 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Sam Cowart 4 2 6 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Keith Newman 1 1 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Willie Offord 1 2 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Richard Owens 2 0 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Corey Chavous 4 6 10 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Nate Burleson 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Antoine Winfield 4 0 4 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0

2005 NFL Scoreboard - Week 1
Thursday, September 8, 2005
Oakland 20
New England 30
Boxscore FINAL
Sunday, September 11, 2005
Chicago 7
Washington 9
Boxscore FINAL
Cincinnati 27
Cleveland 13
Boxscore FINAL
Denver 10
Miami 34
Boxscore FINAL
Houston 7
Buffalo 22
Boxscore FINAL
New Orleans 23
Carolina 20
Boxscore FINAL
NY Jets 7
Kansas City 27
Boxscore FINAL
Seattle 14
Jacksonville 26
Boxscore FINAL
Tampa Bay 24
Minnesota 13
Boxscore FINAL
Tennessee 7
Pittsburgh 34
Boxscore FINAL
Arizona 19
NY Giants 42
Boxscore FINAL
Dallas 28
San Diego 24
Boxscore FINAL
Green Bay 3
Detroit 17
Boxscore FINAL
St. Louis 25
San Francisco 28
Boxscore FINAL
Indianapolis 24
Baltimore 7
Boxscore FINAL
Monday, September 12, 2005
Philadelphia 10
Atlanta 14
Boxscore FINAL
Complete Scoreboard