Tampa Bay vs Carolina Wrap - Carolina Wins 27-6
|Tampa Bay vs Carolina Wrap - Carolina Wins 27-6|
Tampa Bay couldn't hang with the Panthers on Sunday as Carolina blasted the Buccaneers 27-6 in Week 13 action at Bank of America Stadium.
Carolina was the ATS victor, as they covered the 7-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 41.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Cam Newton completed 18 of 29 pass attempts for 263 yards and 2 TDs for the Panthers in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Buccaneers defense.
Bobby Rainey rushed for 63 yards for Tampa Bay, while Mike Glennon added 3 yards. Mike Glennon threw for 180 yards for the Buccaneers, while receivers Vincent Jackson and Tiquan Underwood had 75 and 51 yards respectively.
Tampa Bay lost the offensive yardage battle to Carolina 426-206 yards in Sunday's game. Carolina had more first downs as that total ended up 20-10.
The time of possession battle favored Carolina as their offense was on the field for 34:25, longer than the 25:35 of their opponents.
Carolina looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Saints. The Buccaneers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Buffalo.