Buccaneers vs. Saints: Tampa Bay performance was unacceptable

Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports

Greg Schiano called today's performance unacceptable. These are the ways in which it was unacceptable, and many more.

It is unacceptable to lose by 41 points.

It is unacceptable to turn the ball over five times as a team, let alone as a quarterback.

It is unacceptable to routinely miss open players.

It is unacceptable to be forced to start Danny Gorrer, Leonard Johnson or Brandon McDonald because you have built no depth at cornerback.

It is unacceptable to lose four straight must-win games to fall out of the playoff race.

It is unacceptable to get beat down by any team, let alone a division rival.

It is unacceptable to have a defensive back be your team's leading rusher until garbage time.

It is unacceptable to give up five touchdowns.

It is unacceptable to produce 386 yards of offense and 0 points.

It is unacceptable to be shut out by one of the worst defenses in the NFL.

It is unacceptable to give up more passing yards than any team in NFL history.

It is unacceptable to give your star running back nine carries over a full game, no matter the score.

It is unacceptable to not produce a single turnover.

It is unacceptable to give up 6 yards per carry and 149 yards on the ground.

It is unacceptable to give up more passing yards per game than any team in NFL history.

Today was unacceptable.

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