Buccaneers sink Panthers

Buccaneers sink Panthers

Jeff Garcia passed for 173 yards with a touchdown pass Sunday, as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers defeated the Carolina Panthers 27-3.

The Buccaneers were a 2-point favorite in the game and easily covered the spread. The combined score fell UNDER the posted over/under total (37).

Warrick Dunn rushed for 115 yards on 22 carries for Tampa Bay, while Earnest Graham rumbled for 11 yards and a touchdown on five carries.

Jake Delhomme threw for 242 yards with three interceptions for Carolina and Steve Smith caught six passes for 112 yards.