Currently, the Buccaneers sit at 3-4 and are in last place in the NFC south, while the panthers are 5-2 and hold down the second spot in the South. The Panthers also occupy the first wild card spot in the NFC.
Make no mistake about it, this is a due or die game for the Buccaneers. This is the game that will decide whether or not late November football will be important in the Bay Area.
These teams are very familiar with each other and have squared off twice a year since 2002. Oh, what good times that 2002 season was.
Anyways, this will be the 36th time that these two teams face each other and below are some of stats between the two teams throughout the years..
Overall matchup record: Carolina Panthers lead the series 22-13.
Last 10 matchups: Buccaneers are 2-8 in the last 10 vs the Panthers.
Buccaneers record in Carolina: 7-11
Overall scoring between the two teams: Carolina Panthers (764), Tampa Bay Buccaneers (594).
Can Fitzmagic and the Buccaneers get a much needed win in a place they have struggles to get wins in over the years? Believe in Fitz people, believe in Fitz.