Tampa Bay Buccaneers 17 Chicago Bears 47
Sunday 26 September 1993 at Soldier Field
TB11:43-1Q Husted FG20
CHI 8:56-2Q Anderson 1 run (Butler kick)
CHI4:51-2Q Harbaugh 1 run (Butler kick)
CHI1:10-2Q Wetnight 25 pass from Harbaugh (Butler kick)
CHI 0:47-2Q Waddle 17 pass from Harbaugh (Butler kick)
TB0:00-2Q Thomas 62 pass from Erickson (Husted kick)
CHI12:25-3Q Butler FG33
CHI10:47-4Q Butler FG40
CHI 7:53-4Q Baker 8 fumble return (Butler kick)
CHI 4:41-4Q Butler FG32
TB 2:03-4Q McDowell 3 pass from DeBerg (Husted kick)

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS
RUSHING
BUCS: Royster 2-10, Cobb 12-8, Workman 1-8, McDowell 2-6, C.Erickson 1-4.
BEARS: Anderson 23-104, Christian 3-10, Heyward 3-9, Harbaugh 3-2, Green 6-1.
PASSING
BUCS: Erickson 32-13-240-2-1, DeBerg 8-7-77-1-1, Weldon 1-0-0-1-0.
BEARS: Harbaugh 22-17-192-0-2, Willis 1-1-29-0-0.
RECEIVING
BUCS: Dawsey 9-101, Thomas 2-78, Claiborne 2-22, Copeland 2-22, Workman 2-14, Hawkins 1-67, Royster 1-10, McDowell 1-3.
BEARS: Davis 5-49, Waddle 5-46, Obee 3-45, Anderson 1-35, Wetnight 1-25, Conway 1-8, Heyward 1-8, Green 1-5.
INTERCEPTIONS
BUCS: none.
BEARS: Jones 2-24, Carrier 1-22, Blaylock 1-0.
KICK RETURNS
BUCS: Workman 5-67, Royster 3-32, Claiborne 1-0.
BEARS: Conway 1-17.
PUNT RETURNS
BUCS: Claiborne 2-11.
BEARS: Obee 3-9.
SACKS
BUCS: Seals 2-7, Curry 1-8.
BEARS: Zorich 1-16, Cox 1-9.
GAME REPORTS AND COMMENTS
Click here for the gamebook and the play-by-play
Click here for Rick Stroud's review of the game
Click here for Gary Shelton's morning-after column
Defensive lapses cost the Bucs big in Chicago
This one was a total wipe-out and Craig Erickson nearly got killed as former Monarch "tackle" (his word not ours" Theo Adams left him get blind-sided numerous times. The first Buc TD came on a Hail Mary at the end of the first half after a 28-point second quarter outburst by the home side.
OFFENSEDEFENSE
LT76 Dill LDE71 Dotson
LG66 Reimers UT90 Ahanotu
C61 Mayberry DT77 Wheeler
RG62 Beckles RDE75 Curry
RT72 Taylor LLB51 Thomas
TE82 Hall MLB56 Nickerson
TE86 Armstrong RLB93 DuBose
WR80 Dawsey LCB21 Mack
WR85 Hawkins SS27 Bussey
FB37 McDowell FS23 Carter
QB7 Erickson RCB29 Reynolds
SUBSTITUTIONS
4 Stryzinski, 5 Husted, 11 Weldon, 17 DeBerg, 20 Gray, 24 Jones, 33 Royster, 34 Cobb, 35 Mayhew, 44 Anderson, 46 Workman, 47 Lynch, 50 Burnette, 53 Brady, 55 Brownlow, 64 Ryan, 70 McRae, 73 Adams, 81 Claiborne, 87 Thomas, 88 Copeland, 96 Wilson, 98 Seals
DID NOT PLAY
41 King
INACTIVE
40 Anderson, 43 Harris, 66 Tomberlin, 67 Sullivan, 79 Love, 83 Moore, 84 Wilson