Lavonte David sat on a stool in front of his locker, his head down, trying to make sense of what just happened.
A couple of Buccaneers teammates came over and patted the linebacker on the back. None of it did anything to make his huge mistake go away.
Nick Folk kicked a 48-yard field goal with 2 seconds remaining after David's personal foul on Geno Smith following a big run gave him the chance, and the New York Jets pulled out an improbable 18-17 victory over in the season opener Sunday.
''I don't know what to say,'' David said softly. ''They called a flag. I guess I hit him out of bounds. Everybody told to me to keep my head up. All the guys in here were very supportive.''
The Jets also ruined the return of Darrelle Revis, their former star cornerback who was mostly quiet in his first game since suffering a season-ending knee injury at Miami last September.
''I felt good, getting back out there and doing what I love to do,'' Revis said. ''I was more excited being out there wit...