Originally posted on The Pewter Plank  |  Last updated 11/20/11
Final: Packers 35, Buccaneers 28 The Bucs seemed to always be a step behind the Packers on Sunday despite playing them close GREEN BAY, WI — The Buccaneers had the lowest of low expectations coming into their showdown with the undefeated Green Bay Packers. They were unable to hand the Pack their first loss of the 2011 season but they came closer then most teams have.The Bucs battled back from 21-10 down to come within two twice. The first time came after an impressive 91 yard drive that ended in a score by Mike Williams and a flat out dropped two point conversion attempt by Kellen Winslow. The second time cam much later in the game and closer to the wire but Tampa couldn’t contain Aaron Rodgers and the Packers high flying areal assault. Rodgers hit Jordy Nelson deep which put the Packers up for good. Tampa wasn’t able to come close again but it was one of the most nerve racking games the Packers have had all season long.Of course it was all sparked by a monstrous rumble and stumble ...
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