Tampa Bay Buccaneers 24 Oakland Raiders 31
Sunday 28 December 2008 at Raymond James Stadium
OAK 10:36-2Q Bush 4 run (Janikowski kick)
TB 5:38-2Q Williams 9 run (M.Bryant kick)
OAK 0:30-2Q Schilens 3 pass from Russell (Janikowski kick)
TB 10:03-3Q Clayton 58 pass from Garcia (M.Bryant kick)
TB 14:51-4Q M.Bryant FG29
TB 11:27-4Q Williams 8 run (M.Bryant kick)
OAK 9:53-4Q Higgins 12 pass from Russell (Janikowski kick)
OAK 7:03-4Q Bush 67 run (Janikowski kick)
OAK 1:09-4Q Janikowski FG25

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS
RUSHING
BUCS: Williams 12-78, Dunn 10-37, Garcia 3-10, Askew 1-0.
RAIDERS: Bush 27-177, Fargas 6-11, McFadden 1-2, Russell 1-2.
PASSING
BUCS: Garcia 33-17-257-1-1.
RAIDERS: Russell 21-14-148-1-2.
RECEIVING
BUCS: Williams 5-37, A.Bryant 3-77, Clayton 2-87, Stevens 2-28, Hilliard 2-20, Dunn 2-4, Askew 1-4.
RAIDERS: Higgins 6-52, Schilens 3-46, Miller 2-34, McFadden 2-10, Bush 1-6.
INTERCEPTIONS
BUCS: Piscitelli 1-84.
RAIDERS: Baker 1-0.
KICK RETURNS
BUCS: C.Smith 3-78.
RAIDERS: Miller 4-90, Gunheim 1-9.
PUNT RETURNS
BUCS: C.Smith 2-16, Hilliard 0-0.
RAIDERS: Higgins 4-67.
SACKS
BUCS: Adams 1-3.
RAIDERS: Gunheim 1-2.
GAME REPORTS AND COMMENTS
Roy Cummings reports from Raymond James Stadium
Martin Fennelly looks at the great collapse
Joe Henderson wonders if it's time to pull the plug on Gruden
How Rick Stroud saw it all unfold
Gary Shelton weighs in with his post-game opinions
Another crippling injury for Cadillac cripples the Buccaneers
This is not how Monte Kiffin wanted it to end
The defense comes up short in the fourth quarter again
Tom Jones looks at the CBS coverage of the game
Game notes and anecdotes
Scott Smith's game report
The official 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
TE81 Smith MLB51 Ruud
TE88 Gilmore SLB59 June
WR89 Bryant LCB31 Buchanon
WR84 Galloway SS21 Piscitelli
RB28 Dunn FS36 Jackson
QB7 Garcia RCB20 Barber
SUBSTITUTIONS
3 Bryant, 9 Bidwell, 19 Hilliard, 22 Smith, 24 Williams, 25 Talib, 26 Allen, 30 Nicholson, 33 Cook, 35 Askew, 43 Mack, 48 Economos, 50 McCoy, 57 Hayward, 58 Black, 71 Haye, 76 Zuttah, 80 Clayton, 86 Stevens, 91 White, 98 Sims
DID NOT PLAY
12 McCown, 79 Mahan
INACTIVE
8 Griese, 10 Jackson, 11 Johnson, 56 Wilson, 77 Lee, 87 Clark, 94 Chukwurah, 96 Peterson