Tampa Bay Buccaneers 24 San Diego Chargers 41
Sunday 21 December 2008 at Raymond James Stadium
SD 5:04-1Q Manumaleuna 11 pass from Rivers (Kaeding kick)
TB 2:39-1Q Askew 1 run (M.Bryant kick)
SD13:26-2Q Gates 15 pass from Rivers (Kaeding kick)
SD 5:32-2Q Kaeding FG28
TB 0:17-2Q M.Bryant FG49
SD 0:00-2Q Kaeding FG57
TB7:41-3Q Garcia 7 run (M.Bryant kick)
TB5:05-3Q A.Bryant 71 pass from Garcia (M.Bryant kick)
SD 14:53-4Q Gates 5 pass from Rivers (Kaeding kick)
SD 7:18-4Q Sproles 32 pass from Rivers (Kaeding kick)
SD 3:00-4Q Cason 59 interception return (Kaeding kick)

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS
RUSHING
BUCS: Garcia 6-45, Williams 8-27, Dunn 9-20, McCown 2-16, C.Smith 1-2, Askew 1-1.
CHARGERS: Tomlinson 21-90, Sproles 2-3, Rivers 3-(-3).
PASSING
BUCS: Garcia 34-21-232-2-1, McCown 1-0-0-0-0.
CHARGERS: Rivers 31-21-287-0-4.
RECEIVING
BUCS: A.Bryant 6-127, Hilliard 4-24, Dunn 4-19, Clayton 2-23, Stevens 2-21, C.Smith 1-9, Askew 1-5, Galloway 1-4.
CHARGERS: Jackson 7-111, Gates 4-43, Sproles 3-46, Naanee 2-29, Chambers 2-27, Tomlinson 2-20, Manumaleuna 1-11.
INTERCEPTIONS
BUCS: none.
CHARGERS: Cason 1-59, Cooper 1-3.
KICK RETURNS
BUCS: C.Smith 7-205.
CHARGERS: Sproles 4-127.
PUNT RETURNS
BUCS: C.Smith 1-8, Hilliard 1-8.
CHARGERS: Sproles 2-45.
SACKS
BUCS: Wilkerson 1-7.
CHARGERS: Tucker 1-1, Phillips 1-0.
GAME REPORTS AND COMMENTS
Roy Cummings reports from Raymond James Stadium
Martin Fennelly's award-winning column
Joe Henderson on the mess that are the Bucs right now
How Rick Stroud saw the game unfold
Gary Shelton's morning-after column
Ira Kaufman's game notes
The once-proud defense lies in tatters
Tom Jones on the CBS coverage of the game
Game notes and anecdotes
Scott Smith's official game report
The gamebook and play-by-play
OFFENSEDEFENSE
LT70 Penn LDE93 Carter
LG78 Sears UT95 Hovan
C52 Faine DT97 Wilkerson
RG75 Joseph RDE90 Adams
RT65 Trueblood WLB55 Brooks
WR 19 Hilliard MLB51 Ruud
WR80 Clayton SLB59 June
WR89 Bryant LCB31 Buchanon
WR84 Galloway SS23 Phillips
RB28 Dunn FS36 Jackson
QB7 Garcia RCB20 Barber
SUBSTITUTIONS
3 Bryant, 9 Bidwell, 12 McCown, 21 Piscitelli, 22 Smith, 24 Williams, 25 Talib, 26 Allen, 30 Nicholson, 33 Cook, 35 Askew, 43 Mack, 48 Economos, 57 Hayward, 58 Black, 71 Haye, 76 Zuttah, 79 Mahan, 81 Smith, 86 Stevens, 87 Clark, 88 Gilmore, 91 White, 98 Sims
DID NOT PLAY
INACTIVE
8 Griese, 10 Jackson, 11 Johnson, 50 McCoy, 56 Wilson, 77 Lee, 94 Chukwurah, 96 Peterson