Originally posted on The Bay Cave  |  Last updated 10/21/12
The Buccaneers were determined to give another loss to the New Orleans Saints and Drew Brees. Unfortunately for them, the Saints found holes in the Bucs defense throughout the first half that lead to a New Orleans win, 35-28. Tampa Bay started fast with an interception by Ronde Barber off a deflection by Gerald McCoy. On the ensuing play, Bucs quarterback Josh Freeman found wide receiver Tiquan Underwood for a touchdown.  Running back Doug Martin would add a touchdown on the team’s second drive to put them up 14-0 over New Orleans.After Drew Brees connected with Marques Colston to make it 14-7, Freeman would find Vincent Jackson who stretched out into the end zone for a touchdown. After a quick 21-7 lead at the top of the second quarter, things began unfolding for the Bucs defense.New Orleans would score three touchdowns in the second quarter and lead at halftime by a score of 28-21.The Buccaneers would march 66 yards to start the second half only to miss a field goals by Connor Bar...
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