MATCHUP: Tampa Bay Buccaneers (2-6) at Carolina Panthers (4-4)
WHERE: Ericsson Stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina
WHEN: Monday, November 13, 2006 at 8:30 p.m. ET VEGASINSIDER.COM SPREAD: Panthers by 10 TELEVISION: ESPN
TV ANNOUNCERS: Mike Tirico, Joe Theismann and Tony Kornheiser
RADIO: US 103.5, flagship station (103.5 FM, 620 AM) RADIO ANNOUNCERS: Gene Deckerhoff and Hardy Nickerson LAST WEEK: The Carolina Panthers had a bye week.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers were defeated at home by the New Orleans Saints, 31-14.
THE LAST TIME THESE TEAMS MET: Tampa Bay and Carolina last clashed at Raymond James Stadium on Sept. 24 (Week 3 of the regular season). The Bucs lost to the Panthers in that contest, 26-24. BUCS-PANTHERS SERIES: The Bucs are 5-7 all-time in the regular season vs. the Panthers. Tampa Bay is 3-3 all-time on the road vs. Carolina.
BUCS ON MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL: The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have appeared on Monday Night Football16 times during their 31-year history. The Bucs have compiled a 9-7 record on Monday Night Football, including a 2-4 record on the road.