Tampa Bay Buccaneers 10  Minnesota Vikings 21 Sunday 7 December 1980  at Tampa Stadium
SCORING TB 6:42-1Q Yepremian FG27 TB 14:49-2Q House 30 pass from Williams (Yepremian kick) MIN 7:55-3Q Brown 1 run (Danmeier kick) MIN 10:21-4Q White 17 pass from Kramer (Danmeier kick) MIN 1:40-4Q Young 3 run (Danmeier kick)
The Bucs' faint hopes of the playoffs were extinguished with a fortnight left in the season as Minnesota completed a season sweep.   Tommy Kramer completed 15 of his 19 second-half passes to lead the Vikings from a 10-0 half-time deficit although the game was only secured when Ted Brown dashed 43 yards to set up the final score inside the final two minutes.
INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHING BUCS: Berns 15-54, Bell 8-35, Williams 1-17, J.Davis 7-16, T.Davis 1-6. VIKINGS: Brown 12-90, Kramer 5-16, Young 7-12. PASSING BUCS: Williams 36-18-227-0-1. VIKINGS: Kramer 31-22-264-0-1. RECEIVING BUCS: House 4-57, Hagins 4-46, Giles 1-27, Bell 3-25, Obradovich 2-26, Eckwood 2-13, T.Davis 1-18, Jones 1-15. VIKINGS: Young 6-71, Brown 6-47, Rashad 4-77, White 3-27, Tucker 1-25, LeCount 1-9, Senser 1-7. INTERCEPTIONS BUCS: none. VIKINGS: none. KICK RETURNS BUCS: Obradovich 1-15, G.Davis 1-13, T.Davis 1-11. VIKINGS: Payton 3-62. PUNT RETURNS BUCS: Reece 4-15. VIKINGS: Payton 1-8. SACKS BUCS: Logan 2-17, Kollar 1-0. VIKINGS: Martin 1-7.
STARTERS OFFENSE DEFENSE LT 75 Reavis DE 77 Kollar LG 68 Yarno DT 76 Logan C 50 Wilson DE 63 L Selmon RG 72 Snell LOLB 57 Lewis RT 73 Hannah LILB 58 D Selmon TE 86 Obradovich RILB 54 Wood WR 84 Jones ROLB 56 Johnson WR 81 Hagins LCB 25 Jordan FB 38 J Davis RCB 40 Washington RB 36 Berns SS 33 Cotney QB 12 Williams FS 34 Brown PLAYED 1 Yepremian, 16 Blanchard, 20 Colzie, 27 T Davis, 28 G Davis, 41 Thomas, 42 Bell, 43 Eckwood, 46 Reece, 52 Brantley, 55 Brown, 59 Hawkins, 62 Leonard, 65 Stalls, 74 Sanders, 78 Radford, 79 Lewis, 88 Giles, 89 House DID NOT PLAY 14 Fusina, 69 Austin, 80 Samuels, 82 Shumann INACTIVES none
COMMENTARY CREW Lindsey Nelson and Sonny Jorgensen
GAME HIGHLIGHTS                   Click on the boxes to view the big plays Another game where the Bucs took a 10-0 lead - this one thanks to Kevin House Then it was just David Logan’s two sacks as highlights - here is the first And the second from the sadly-departed Buccaneer nose tackle