It’s becoming that this recreation completed on Friday the 13th.
It was once a horror film for each groups during the evening, however most commonly for the Panthers.
The Buccaneers hung on for a 20-14 win over the Panthers, on an evening when neither group was once in a position to transferring the ball successfully, and there was once a 27-minute lightning extend to set the temper.
The Panthers in reality outgained the Bucs 352-289, however the two groups had been a blended Five-of-26 on 3rd downs.
Panthers quarterback Cam Newton had a wretched evening, finishing not up to part his passes (25-of-51) and simplest making an attempt two runs. Whilst his surgically repaired shoulder is probably not an issue, he appeared like his preseason foot damage saved him from being an choice within the run recreation in any respect (when he’s best as a passer). He additionally didn’t do a lot of a task promoting the faux on their tried trick play on fourth-and-1 with the sport at the line.
The Panthers scored all their issues on box targets and a security, and the Bucs had been glad to take the present.
Peyton Barber ran for 82 yards and a landing, and Jameis Winston didn’t flip it over, which was once the entire Bucs wanted.
Now, our pals in London get to look forward to the sequel.