Tom Brady threw 2 TDs, the Buccaneers beat the Giants 30-10
Tampa, Florida. Tom Brady climbed into his pocket to scramble, climbed with high steps, slipped hard for the first time and got up pumping his arm and screaming.
This is one way to erase the taste of loss.
Brady threw for 307 yards and two touchdowns, and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers beat the New York Giants 3-10 on Monday night.
The Super Bowl champion Buccaneers (7-3) snapped a two-game slip as Brady avoided three consecutive falls for the first time since 2002.
“We’re at a good stage but we can play a lot better than we did,” Brady said. “I hope our best football is ahead of us.”
Brady started out with a 10 to 10 before firing deep into Mike Evans. On the next play, the 44-year-old scrambled 10 yards for third and fourth to extend a Tampa campaign that ended with Ryan Sukop scoring a 25-yard field goal that made it 10-3.
“Eleven yards. Brady said, unaware that he was officially judged 10 yards away.
Rob Gronkowski joked that he opened the seam to land in the play.
“He could have gotten away with it but I saw him run and that was very numb. That was impressive,” Gronkowski said.
Daniel Jones threw a pass from TD to the left tackle Andrew Thomas and the Giants (3-7) stayed close in the first half before collapsing.
“We have to do a better job of getting our players in a position to make plays,” Giants coach Joe Judge said. “We have to make sure that we sit down (Tuesday) as the coaching staff and understand how we’re going to play this match and give our players a chance to play.”
Down 17-10, the Giants led to the Buccaneers 25 in the opening round of the third quarter before Jones, under pressure from Devin White, dumped an incomplete fourth and one after rushing to the streak to beat the playing hour.
Then Brady contacted Evans on A TD pass 5 yards To extend the lead to 24-10. Evans set a franchise record with his 72nd touchdown, surpassing Mike Alstott. He made sure to hold the ball after giving away TD’s 600th pass from Brady to a fan earlier in the season.
“I am very proud of this achievement. I hope I can extend it really far,” Evans said. “I am very proud. A-Train was an incredible player. I’m glad to be in the same sentence as him, not to mention breaking his own record. It’s a blessing.”
Jones threw an objection to Nasal Treatment 310lbs Steve McClendon On the next ball for New York, but Tampa settled on a Succop 40-yard goal despite a start at Giants 37. It was McLendon’s first pick in 12 seasons.
Jones was chosen by Mike Edwards In the fourth quarter, Succop scored 30 yards to score.
Brady finished 30 out of 46 with one interception. He improved to 6-1 against the Giants in the regular season but lost two Super Bowls to New York, including one that prevented New England from having a perfect season.
The seven-time Super Bowl champion leads the NFL with 29 TD passes and is second in yards with 3,172.
Gronkowski is back in Tampa’s squad after missing five of the previous six games. Brady targeted his friend eight times, connecting with the All-Pro tight end four times in six passes for 71 yards.
Declining star Sacon Barkley is back for the Giants after missing four games with an ankle sprain but only had a 25-yard rush on six holders.
Jones was sacked twice by a fierce defense who missed the defensive tackle Vita Villa due to a knee injury.
Brady came out shooting, and completed his first five passes, including a 13-yard TD toss to Chris Goodwin.
The Giants tied at 10-10 after Evans allowed a pass to bounce off his hands and right to Adoree Jackson, who returned the 5-yard pick to the Buccaneers 10.
Jones raised a TD pass from 2 yards to Thomas, who had to jump while pulling it again. games. He celebrated his first professional reception with the rest of the offensive line swirling around him.
turn off the lights
The Giants have lost 10 consecutive games in prime time, including competitions in Washington and Kansas City this season.
After using an offensive line man as a receiver, Giants rookie receiving Cardarius Toni had a deep pass to Darius Slayton that fell incomplete. Cornerback Sean Murphy-Bunting was initially called to pass overlap in the play, but the flag was picked up.
Giants: Tony sustained a quadriceps contusion in the fourth quarter. … FS Logan Ryan is out due to COVID-19 protocols. …TE left Kyle Rudolph with an ankle injury in the third quarter.
Pirates: LG left Marbet in the second quarter with a slashed strain.
The Giants: Host the Philadelphia Eagles (5-6) on Sunday.
Pirates: Visit the Indianapolis Colts (6-5) on Sundays.
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