MATCHUP: Atlanta Falcons (1-0) at Tampa Bay Buccaneers (0-1)
WHERE: Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla.
WHEN: Sunday, Sept. 14, 2008 at 4:05 p.m. ET
TV ANNOUNCERS: Ron Pitts and Tony Boselli
RADIO: US 103.5, flagship station (103.5 FM, 620 AM) RADIO ANNOUNCERS: Gene Deckerhoff and Dave Moore LAST WEEK: The Atlanta Falcons defended their home turf and secured a win for new head coach Mike Smith by downing the Detroit Lions, 34-21.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers lost their regular season opener to the Saints in New Orleans last Sunday, 24-20. THE LAST TIME THESE TEAMS MET: The Bucs and Falcons last met in December of the 2007 regular season. Tampa Bay defeated Atlanta at Raymond James Stadium, 37-3. BUCS-FALCONS SERIES: Tampa Bay is 17-12 all-time in the regular season vs. Atlanta. The Bucs are 10-6 all-time at home vs. the Falcons.