Tampa Bay vs New Orleans Wrap - New Orleans Wins 27-16
Drew Brees passed for 2 TDs and 258 yards in leading New Orleans to a 27-16 win over Tampa Bay on Sunday at Louisiana Superdome.
New Orleans was the ATS victor, as they covered the 8-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 51.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Christopher Ivory rushed for 67 yards, while Pierre Thomas added 66 yards in the win. Jimmy Graham and Darren Sproles added 78 and 57 receiving yards respectively.
LeGarrette Blount rushed for 72 yards for Tampa Bay, while Josh Freeman added 8 yards. Josh Freeman threw for 281 yards for the Buccaneers, while receivers Preston Parker and Mike Williams had 56 and 46 yards respectively.
New Orleans outgained Tampa Bay 453-365 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 25-18 by the Saints.
The time of possession battle favored New Orleans as their offense was on the field for 30:04, longer than the 29:56 of their opponents.
New Orleans looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Falcons. The Buccaneers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Houston.