Buccaneers rout Rams

Buccaneers rout Rams

Earnest Graham rushed for 75 yards and a pair of touchdowns on eight carries Sunday, as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers defeated the St. Louis Rams 24-3.

The Buccaneers had been favored by 3.5-points in the game, but were unable to cover the spread. The combined score fell UNDER the posted over/under total (38.5).

Tampa Bay quarterback Jeff Garcia completed 14-of-22 passes for 151 yards with no touchdowns, while Cadillac Williams rushed for 46 yards and a touchdown on 12 carries.

Marc Bulger completed 17-of-26 passes for 116 yards with three interceptions for St. Louis, while Steven Jackson rushed for 115 yards on 30 carries.