MATCHUP: Tampa Bay Buccaneers (0-1) at Buffalo Bills (0-1)
WHERE: Ralph Wilson Stadium in Buffalo, New York
WHEN: Sunday, Sept. 20, 2009 at 4:00 p.m. ET
TV ANNOUNCERS: Kenny Albert and Daryl Johnston
RADIO: US 103.5, flagship station (103.5 FM, 620 AM)
RADIO ANNOUNCERS: Gene Deckerhoff and Dave Moore LAST WEEK: The Buffalo Bills traveled to New England Monday night to take on their AFC East rival — the Patriots. The Bills had a 24-13 lead with five minutes remaining in the contest, but the Patriots mounted a comeback thanks to a fumble by the Bills on a kickoff return. The Patriots downed the Bills, 25-24.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers lost their 2009 regular season home opener to the Dallas Cowboys last week, 34-21. The Bucs had 450 yards of total offense, but the defense allowed QB Tony Romo to throw for 364 yards and three touchdowns.
THE LAST TIME THESE TEAMS MET: The Bucs and Bills last met during the 2005 regular season. Tampa Bay defeated Buffalo 19-3 in that contest, which was played at Raymond James Stadium. BUCS-BILLS SERIES: The Bucs are 6-2 all-time in the regular season vs. the Bills. However, this will be the first time Tampa Bay has ever played the Bills in Buffalo.