MATCHUP: New England Patriots (4-2) at Tampa Bay Buccaneers (0-6)
WHERE: Wembley Stadium in London, England
WHEN: Sunday, Oct. 25, 2009 at 1:00 p.m. ET
TV ANNOUNCERS: Jim Nantz and Phil Simms
RADIO: US 103.5, flagship station (103.5 FM, 620 AM)
RADIO ANNOUNCERS: Gene Deckerhoff and Dave Moore LAST WEEK: The New England Patriots crushed the Tennessee Titans at home last Sunday, 59-0. Patriots QB Tom Brady threw five touchdown passes in the second quarter en route to the victory.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers lost at home to the Carolina Panthers last Sunday, 28-21. The Bucs defense, which had two interceptions, allowed the Panthers to rush for 267 yards and three touchdowns.
THE LAST TIME THESE TEAMS MET: The Bucs and Patriots last met in December of 2005. New England defended its home turf by defeating Tampa Bay in that contest, 28-0. BUCS-PATRIOTS SERIES: The Bucs are 2-4 all-time in the regular season vs. the Patriots. Neither Tampa Bay nor New England has ever played in London before.