MATCHUP: New York Jets (6-6) at Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1-11)
WHERE: Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla.
WHEN: Dec. 13, 2009 at 1:00 p.m. ET
TV ANNOUNCERS: Ian Eagle and Rich Gannon
RADIO: US 103.5, flagship station (103.5 FM, 620 AM)
RADIO ANNOUNCERS: Gene Deckerhoff and Dave Moore
LAST WEEK: The New York Jets escaped Canada with a win over the Buffalo Bills on Thursday night, 19-13. Jets rookie QB Mark Sanchez threw a touchdown pass to WR Braylon Edwards before leaving the contest with a knee injury.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers lost to the Panthers in Carolina on Sunday, 16-6. Bucs rookie QB Josh Freeman threw five interceptions while K Connor Barth missed two field goals. The Panthers rushed for over 150 yards en route to the win.
THE LAST TIME THESE TEAMS MET: The Bucs and Jets last met in October of the 2005 regular season. New York defended its home turf by downing Tampa Bay in that contest, 14-12.
BUCS-JETS SERIES: The Bucs are 1-8 all-time in the regular season vs. the Jets. Tampa Bay is 1-2 all-time vs. the New York Jets in Tampa.