The Buccaneers host Tom Brady and the New England Patriots tonight at Raymond James Stadium.
Matchup: New England Patriots (1-0) against Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1-0)
When: Thursday August 18, 2011 at 7:30 p.m.
Television: WTSP Channel 10 (blacked out locally, replay at 11:35 p.m.)
TV Announcers: Chris Myers, John Lynch, Dave Wirth
Radio: 103.5 FM Flagship station, (103.5 FM, 620 AM)
Radio Announcers: Gene Deckerhoff, Dave Moore
Last Season: The New England Patriots finished the regular season 14-2, winning the AFC East. The Patriots lost to the New York Jets in the divisional playoffs. The Buccaneers ended 2010 with a 10-6 record, finishing third in the NFC South.
The Last Time These Teams Met: The Buccaneers and Patriots met in London during the 2009 regular season with the Patriots winning 35-7.
Patriots-Buccaneers Preseason Series: The Buccaneers and Patriots have met eight times in the preseason with Tampa Bay holding a 7-1 advantage.
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