Panthers rout Buccaneers
Stephen Davis rushed for 48 yards and a pair of touchdowns Sunday as the Carolina Panthers defeated the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 34-14.
The Panthers had been favored by 1-point in the game and easily covered the small spread. The combined score was OVER the posted over/under total (36.5).
Panthers’ quarterback Jake Delhomme completed 11-of-18 passes for 216 yards and a touchdown. Steve Smith caught five passes for 106 yards with a touchdown.
Chris Simms completed 25-of-42 passes for 259 yards with a touchdown and two interceptions for Tampa Bay. Carnell Williams was held to 29 yards on 11 carries.