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Game info from the 2019 NFL Week 5 capsule.

NFL: Chicago Bears at Tampa Bay Buccaneers Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports

Broadcast Info

TV: FOX (1:00 PM ET): Chris Myers, Daryl Johnston, Laura Okmin (field reporter) SIRIUS: 99 (TB), 135 (NO) | XM: 387 (TB), 230 (NO)

Buccaneers Notes

• TAMPA BAY scored single-game record 55 points in Week 4.

• QB JAMEIS WINSTON passed for 385 yards with 4 TDs vs. INT for 120.5 rating last week. Aims for his 3rd in row with 375+ pass yards & 3+ TD passes. Has 970 pass yards (323.3 per game) & 6 TDs vs. 2 INTs for 118.1 rating in his past 3 road starts vs. NFC South.

• RB PEYTON BARBER had rush TD last week. Aims for his 3rd in row on road with rush TD. RB RONALD JONES had 2nd career rush TD in Week 4. Has 70+ rush yards in 3 of his past 4.

• WR MIKE EVANS had 89 rec. yards & TD catch last week. Tied for NFL lead with 4 TD catches in 2019. Has 233 rec. yards (116.5 per game) & rec. TD in his past 2 vs. NO. WR CHRIS GODWIN led team with career highs in receptions (12) & rec. yards (172) & had 2 TDs in Week 4, his 2nd-career game with 2+ TD catches. Has 6 rec. TDs in his past 5. Has 2 TD catches in his past 3 vs. NO. TE CAMERON BRATE had 2 rec. TDs in last game vs. NO. Is 1 of 5 TEs with 20+ rec. TDs (21) since 2016.

• LB SHAQUIL BARRETT had sack & FF in Week 4. Leads NFL with 9 sacks, tied for most by player in team’s 1st 4 games of season since 1982. Is 1 of 3 players with sack in each of 1st 4 games of 2019. DT NDAMUKONG SUH had 37-yard FR-TD last week, his 2nd-career FR-TD. Had 1.5 sacks in his last game vs. NO (1/20/19 with LAR - NFC Champ.). LB LAVONTE DAVID had 11th career INT last week, 2nd-most by LB in TB history. Is only player with 15+ FFs (15) & 10+ INTs (11) since 2012.

Saints Notes

• QB TEDDY BRIDGEWATER completed 23 of 30 passes (76.7 pct.) for 193 yards last week. Aims for his start 3rd in row with comp pct. of 70+.

• RB ALVIN KAMARA had 89 scrimmage yards (69 rush, 20 rec.) in Week 4. Has 508 scrimmage yards (127 per game) & 6 TDs (4 rush, 2 rec.) in 4 career games vs. TB. Aims for his 3rd in row at home vs. TB with 140+ scrimmage yards & 2+ TDs. Among RBs since 2017, ranks 2nd in scrimmage TDs (33), 2nd in receptions (182) & 4th in scrimmage yards (3,625).

• WR MICHAEL THOMAS led team with 9 receptions for 95 rec. yards last week. Since 2016, leads league with 355 receptions & has 15 games with 9+ catches, tied-most in NFL. Has 47 receptions for 535 yards (107 per game) & rec. TD in 5 career games vs. TB. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. TB with 10+ catches. WR TED GINN aims for his 3rd in row at home vs. TB & 3rd in row vs. NFC South with rec. TD.

• DE CAMERON JORDAN had 2 sacks in last meeting. Has sack in 3 of his past 4 at home vs. TB. Since 2013, is 1 of 2 players (J.J. WATT) with 60+ sacks (64.5) & 30+ PD (37). S VONN BELL led team with 10 tackles & had 2 FRs & FF in Week 4. Is 1 of 3 players (DEFOREST BUCKNER & CORY LITTLETON) with 10+ tackles, FF & FR in single game in 2019. Aims for his 6th in row at home with 7+ tackles. CB MARSHON LATTIMORE had 11th career game with 2+ PD last week. Had 2 PD, FF & INT in last game vs. TB. Aims for his 5th in row vs. TB with PD.

Series History

LEADER: Saints lead all-time series, 33-21

STREAKS: Buccaneers have won 2 of past 3

LAST GAME: 12/9/18: Saints 28 at Buccaneers 14

LAST GAME AT SITE: 9/9/18: Buccaneers 48, Saints 40

Week 5 Staff Picks

Latest line: Saints by 3.5, over/under: 46.5

Gil (2-2): Bucs, 30-17

James (0-4): Saints, 30-28

Evan (2-2): Saints, 32-21

Kyle (0-4): Bucs, 45-38

David (2-2): Bucs, 35-31

Bailey (1-3): Bucs, 31-24