Found November 27, 2011 on Shutdown Corner:
There were way more ugly plays than pretty plays in Sunday's Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Tennessee Titans game. Because we're nice people, here's one of the pretty ones. The set-up and handoff are by Marc Mariani, a second-round receiver out of Montana. The touchdown and the ridiculous speed are by Tommie Campbell, a rookie defensive back and former California University of Pennsylvania Vulcan. Outside of that, the game was largely a mess. The Titans made some clutch plays down the stretch to get the win, but also turned the ball over four times -- two interceptions and two fumbles. The good news was that the Bucs turned it over five times. One interception by Josh Freeman, and four lost fumbles. The win keeps the Titans two games back of the Houston Texans in the AFC South, which is significant, because it looks like the Texans will be playing the rest of the season with T.J. Yates as their quarterback. The AFC South has still not been won.

Titans RT Stewart, LB Ruud both out vs Buccaneers

The Tennessee Titans have deactivated right tackle David Stewart against the Tampa Buccaneers due to a calf muscle along with middle linebacker Barrett Ruud. Stewart hurt his right calf in a 23-17 loss to Atlanta last week, and he is missing only his second start since moving into the lineup in 2006. He missed a start due to an injury in 2009. Ruud is missing his second start this...

With the season over, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are faced with decisions moving forward

Stick a fork in them, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are done. The season began with the highest of expectations and after just 12 weeks, Buccaneer fans are wondering what happened. It is almost as if 2010 never happened, this season is a mere continuation of the 2009 campaign and as the regular season winds down, it’s time to cue the all too familiar chorus in the Tampa...

For the Bucs, it's about finishing

One of Bucs coach Raheem Morris' biggest points of emphasis this season was finishing games. Tampa Bay had done so well last year of winning games, late, with "Captain Comeback" QB Josh Freeman and his fourth-quarter abilities. But one of the main problems for the Bucs (4-7) this year has been finishing, with Morris saying they've had three games this year where...

Bucs notes: Titans RB Johnson gains 190 yards

The Tennessee Titans put down new turf at LP Field last week and Titans RB Chris Johnson looked like his old dynamic self on it.

Bucs notes: Secondary is last line of run defense

Four of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' five leading tacklers in the 23-17 loss to the Titans on Sunday were defensive backs, a pretty strong indication the Bucs aren't playing well enough up front.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Tennessee Titans: How they scored

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Bucs flub fourth-down play after being denied measurement

Josh Freeman recovered his own fumble on fourth down against the Titans, but the lost yardage cost the Buccaneers a chance at the first down -- and a much-needed victory.

Titans over come four turnoves, hand Buccaneerss fifth straight loss

Chris Johnson ran for a season-high 190 yards and Matt Hasselbeck threw the winning touchdown with 3:01 left as the Tennessee Titans handed the Tampa Bay Buccaneers a 23-17 loss in a game featuring nine turnovers.

Josh Freeman, Tampa Bay Buccaneers lose knack for comeback

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