Tampa Bay Buccaneers 14 Carolina Panthers 20
Sunday 7 September 2014 at Raymond James Stadium
Fox Sports - Chris Myers and Ronde Barber
CAR7:59-2Q Olsen 5 pass from Anderson (Gano kick)
CAR0:00-2Q Gano FG28
CAR14:53-4Q Benjamin 26 pass from Anderson (Gano kick)
TB 7:23-4Q Owusu 19 pass from McCown (Murray kick)
TB 2:06-4Q Rainey 6 pass from McCown (Murray kick)
CAR0:23-4Q Gano FG33

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS
RUSHING
BUCS: Lane 1-54, McCown 3-27, Rainey 4-12, Martin 9-9.
PANTHERS: Williams 14-72, Stewart 9-20, Tolbert 7-11, Anderson 3-10.
PASSING
BUCS: McCown 35-22-183-2-2.
PANTHERS: Anderson 34-24-230-0-2.
RECEIVING
BUCS: Myers 6-41, Evans 5-37, Jackson 4-36, Owusu 2-20, Rainey 2-8, Seferian-Jenkins 1-26, Stocker 1-8, Martin 1-7.
PANTHERS: Olsen 8-83, Benjamin 6-92, Cotchery 4-32, Stewart 3-17, Tolber 2-6, Avant 1-0.
INTERCEPTIONS
BUCS: none.
PANTHERS: Harper 1-3, Cason 1-1.
KICK RETURNS
BUCS: Patton 2-52.
PANTHERS: none.
PUNT RETURNS
BUCS: Patton 4-56.
PANTHERS: Brown 3-36.
SACKS
BUCS: McCoy 1-9.
PANTHERS: Edwards 1-9, Kuechly 1-7, Hardy 1-5.
GAME REPORTS AND COMMENTS
Roy Cummings reports from the season opener
Award-winning columnist Martin Fennelly adds his opinion
How Rick Stroud saw the game unfold
Gary Shelton weighs in with his own thoughts on proceedings
The lack of a pass rush was particularly worrying
Logan Mankins was just one of the many injuries
Scott Smith's detailed game report
The official gamebook including the play-by-play
OFFENSEDEFENSE
LT73 Collins LDE94 Clayborn
LG70 Mankins DT93 McCoy
C62 Dietrich-Smith DT98 McDonald
RG66 Omameh RDE90 Johnson
RT69 Dotson SLB52 Casillas
TE82 Myers MLB59 Foster
WR13 Evans WLB54 David
WR83 Jackson LCB27 Banks
FB46 Lane SS23 Barron
RB22 Martin FS38 Goldson
QB12 McCown RCB21 Verner
PLAYED
7 Murray, 9 Koenen, 10 Herron, 24 Jenkins, 25 James, 29 Johnson, 31 Wright, 37 Tandy, 39 Dixon, 43 Rainey, 48 DePaola, 50 Fletcher, 51 Lansanah, 56 Solomon, 72 Gilkey, 75 Cousins, 80 Owusu, 86 Patton, 87 Seferian-Jenkins, 88 Stocker, 89 Shepard, 96 Means, 97 Spence
DID NOT PLAY
8 Glennon
INACTIVE
28 Melvin, 30 McDougald, 64 Pamphile, 65 Johnson, 71 Edwards, 91 Bowers, 92 Gholston