Philadelphia wide receiver DeSean Jackson had just hauled in a 12-yard touchdown pass against the Buccaneers on Sunday running away from All-Pro cornerback Darrelle Revis on a simple slant pattern.
Up in the TV booth at Raymond James Stadium Fox analyst and former Tampa Bay cornerback Ronde Barber watched the play develop.
“To me it looks like Darrelle's looking for some inside help from his safety'' Barber said as Bucs fans viewed a TV replay that ended with a dejected Revis heading to the sideline.
Jackson a speedster who vowed last week that Revis couldn't keep up with him added a 36-yard scoring catch in Philadelphia's 31-20 triumph splitting safeties Mark Barron and Dashon Goldson before breaking open in the left corner.
“Just mis-communication on a couple of things'' Revis said Thursday. “We've got to do a better job in the secondary. We feel that's the strength of our defense and we've got to play better.''
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