Tampa Bay Buccaneers 3 Green Bay Packers 34
Sunday 1 September 1996 at Tampa Stadium
GB6:43-1Q Jacke FG23
GB4:07-1Q Jackson 1 pass from Favre (Jacke kick)
TB14:05-2Q Husted FG48
GB1:40-2Q Jackson 4 pass from Favre (Jacke kick)
GB0:39-2Q Jackson 51 pass from Favre (Jacke kick)
GB9:52-3Q Jacke FG40
GB5:35-3Q Levens 1 pass from Favre (Jacke kick)

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS
RUSHING
BUCS: Brooks 6-20, Alstott 5-15, Thompson 3-14, Ellison 8-10, Dilfer 1-0.
PACKERS: Bennett 13-62, Levens 12-48, Jervey 5-13, Henderson 3-13, Brooks 1-2, Favre 1-1.
PASSING
BUCS: Dilfer 30-13-123-4-0.
PACKERS: Favre 27-20-247-0-4, McMahon 1-1-24-0-0.
RECEIVING
BUCS: Alstott 4-42, Harper 3-35, Harris 2-19, Hawkins 2-16, Thompson 1-6, Moore 1-5.
PACKERS: Freeman 6-82, Jackson 5-76, Brooks 3-25, Chmura 2-24, Levens 2-20, Thomason 1-24, Henderson 1-12, Bennett 1-8.
INTERCEPTIONS
BUCS: none.
PACKERS: Butler 2-59, Prior 1-7, Hollinquest 1-2.
KICK RETURNS
BUCS: Silvan 5-106.
PACKERS: Beebe 2-52.
PUNT RETURNS
BUCS: none.
PACKERS: Howard 3-42.
SACKS
BUCS: Sapp 1-4.
PACKERS: Holland 1-6.
GAME REPORTS AND COMMENTS
Click here for the gamebook and the play-by-play
Rick Stroud's lead story from Houlihan's Stadium
The Bucs' standards sink even lower
Bucs tax the patience of the voters
Dungy: no defense for offensive woes
Eventual Super Bowl Champion Green Bay got its offense rolling early at Houlihan’s Stadium, jumping to a 24-3 halftime lead behind three TE Keith Jackson touchdown receptions (1, 4 and 51 yards. Michael Husted posted the Bucs’ only points with a 48-yard field goal, but could not offset the passing of league MVP Brett Favre.
OFFENSEDEFENSE
LT74 Gruber LDE75 Curry
LG60 Pyne UT77 Culpepper
C61 Mayberry DT99 Sapp
RG71 Adams RDE73 Upshaw
RT79 Riesenberg LLB51 Marts
TE81 Harris MLB56 Nickerson
WR80 Harper RLB55 Brooks
WR85 Hawkins LCB35 Mayhew
FB40 Alstott SS38 Scott
RB37 Ellison FS25 Johnson
QB12 Dilfer RCB39 Dimry
SUBSTITUTIONS
5 Husted, 6 Barnhardt, 21 Abraham, 23 Bouie, 29 Gant, 34 Thompson, 41 Brooks, 43 Johnson, 45 Legette, 47 Lynch, 50 Gooch, 64 Diaz, 70 Odom, 78 Jones, 83 Moore, 86 Williams, 87 Silvan, 89 Ryans, 91 Smith, 93 DuBose, 97 Jackson
DID NOT PLAY
11 Weldon, 68 Crisman
INACTIVE
13 Milanovich, 27 Austin, 54 Stephens,, 62 Beckles, 72 Ahanotu, 82 Tate, 84 Thomas, 90 Maniecki