Bucaneers slip past Redskins
Mike Alstott ran in for a two-point conversion late in the fourth quarter Sunday to give the Tampa Bay Buccaneers a 36-35 win over the Washington Redskins.
The Bucs were a 1.5-point underdog in the game. The combined score was well OVER the posted over/under total (34.5).
Chris Simms completed 15-of-27 passes for 279 yards with three touchdowns for Tampa Bay. Joey Galloway caught seven passes for 131 yards and a touchdown.
Mark Brunell competed 23-of-35 passes for 226 yards with two touchdowns and tow interceptions for Washington. Clinton Portis rushed for 144 yards and a touchdown on 23 carries.