MATCHUP: Tampa Bay Buccaneers (2-4) at New York Giants (4-2)
WHERE: Giants Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey
WHEN: Sunday, October 29, 2006 at 1:00 p.m. ET VEGASINSIDER.COM SPREAD: Giants by 5.5
TELEVISION: FOX TV ANNOUNCERS: Sam Rosen and Tim Ryan
RADIO: US 103.5, flagship station (103.5 FM, 620 AM)
RADIO ANNOUNCERS: Gene Deckerhoff and Hardy Nickerson
LAST WEEK: The New York Giants traveled to Dallas to take on the Cowboys on Monday Night Football last week. The Giants defeated the Cowboys, 36-22.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers upset the Philadelphia Eagles at home, 23-21. Kicker Matt Bryant’s 62-yard field goal won the game for the Bucs as time expired.
THE LAST TIME THESE TEAMS MET: Tampa Bay and the New York Giants last met on Nov. 24, 2003. The Bucs downed the visiting Giants 19-13 in that Monday Night Football game.
BUCS-GIANTS SERIES: The Bucs are 6-5 all-time in the regular season vs. the Giants. The Bucs are just 1-5 on the road vs. the Giants. Tampa Bay has won three of its past four meetings with the New York Giants.