Tampa Bay Buccaneers 20 New Orleans Saints 23
Sunday 1 December 2002 at the Superdome
TB 3:17-1Q Safety - ball batted through endzone
NO 10:02-2Q McAllister 6 run (two-point run failed)
TB 6:41-2Q Alstott 44 pass from B.Johnson (Gramatica kick
NO 12:56-3Q Reed 3 pass from Brooks (Carney kick)
NO 9:00-3Q Horn 14 pass from Brooks (Carney kick)
TB 5:04-3Q Gramatica FG51
NO 10:47-4Q Carney FG48
TB 2:49-4Q McCardell 2 pass from B.Johnson (K.Johnson pass from B.Johnson)

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS
RUSHING
BUCS: Alstott 8-17, Pittman 8-17.
SAINTS: McAllister 27-99, Brooks 2-5, Delhomme 2-(-2).
PASSING
BUCS: B.Johnson 44-28-276-1-2.
SAINTS: Brooks 25-9-155-0-2, Delhomme 1-1-10-0-0.
RECEIVING
BUCS: McCardell 11-107, Pittman 6-27, K.Johnson 5-53, Alstott 2-47, Jurevicius 2-18, Cook 1-13, Dilger 1-11.
SAINTS: Horn 5-106, Reed 3-43, Stallworth 1-9, McAllister 1-7.
INTERCEPTIONS
BUCS: none.
SAINTS: Bellamy 1-14.
KICK RETURNS
BUCS: Stecker 2-46, Smith 2-33, Williams 2-26.
SAINTS: Lewis 4-81.
PUNT RETURNS
BUCS: Williams 3-14.
SAINTS: Lewis 2-56.
SACKS
BUCS: Rice 3-25, Singleton 1-4.
SAINTS: Grant 1-12, Howard 1-8, Smith 1-5, Jackson 1-2.
GAME REPORTS AND COMMENTS
Roy Cummings' take on the game
Bucs lost turnover battle
Over 10,000 Buc fans make the trip
Now it's Atlanta up next
The one-game cushion is gone
NFC playoff race closes up
Game notes and anecdotes
The game report
Post-game quotes
The gamebook and the play by play of the game
OFFENSEDEFENSE
LT72 Oben LDE94 Spires
LG71 Jenkins UT91 Darby
C62 Christy DT99 Sapp
RG60 Coleman RDE97 Rice
RT67 Walker LLB51 Singleton
TE85 Dilger MLB53 Quarles
TE88 Dudley RLB55 Brooks
WR87 McCardell LCB25 Kelly
WR19 Johnson SS47 Lynch
RB32 Pittman FS34 Jackson
QB14 Johnson RCB20 Barber
SUBSTITUTIONS
7 Gramatica, 9 Tupa, 23 Phillips, 26 Smith, 27 Stecker, 35 Ivy, 38 Howell, 40 Alstott, 43 Cook, 52 Webster, 58 Golden, 66 Benjamin, 74 Green, 75 Brown, 77 Washington, 80 Yoder, 83 Jurevicius, 86 Williams, 89 Crawford, 90 Gurley, 96 Wyms
DID NOT PLAY
10 King, 93 Claybrooks
INACTIVE
11 Johnson, 30 Barnes, 31 Wansley, 64 Goodspeed, 81 Lee, 84 Barlow, 92 McFarland, 95 Warner