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TV: FOX (1:00 PM ET): Thom Brennaman, Chris Spielman, Shannon Spake (field reporter) SIRIUS: 94 (NO), 111 (TB) | XM: 389 (NO), 231 (TB)
• QB JAMEIS WINSTON had 358 pass yards & TD vs. 2 INTs last week. Has 300+ pass yards in 4 straight games, longest streak in franchise history & longest active streak in NFL. Is 1 of 3 QBs (PATRICK MAHOMES & MATT RYAN) with 6 games of 300+ pass yards in 2019. Had 2 TDs vs. 0 INTs for 104.6 rating in last meeting.
• RB RONALD JONES had 106 scrimmage yards (career-high 77 rec., 29 rush), career-high 8 catches & 5th career rush TD last week. Aims for his 3rd in row at home & 3rd in row overall with rush TD. RB PEYTON BARBER had rush TD last week. Had rush TD in last meeting.
• WR MIKE EVANS has 15 catches for 202 yards (101 per game) & 2 rec. TDs in his past 2 at home vs. NFC South. Aims for his 4th in row at home vs. NFC South with 85+ rec. yards. Since 2016, is 1 of 2 WRs (DEANDRE HOPKINS) with 4,500+ rec. yards (4,770) & 30+ rec. TDs (32). WR CHRIS GODWIN had 125 rec. yards & 2 TD catches in last meeting. Has 4 rec. TDs in his past 4 vs. NO. Has 31 receptions for 511 rec. yards (127.8 per game) & 5 TDs in his past 4 vs. NFC South & aims for his 5th in row vs. division with 100+ rec. yards.
• LB SHAQUILL BARRETT had sack last week. Has 11.5 sacks in 2019, tied-most in NFL (CHANDLER JONES). LB LAVONTE DAVID had 8 tackles, FF & FR last week. Is 1 of 2 active players (J.J. WATT) with 15+ FFs (19) & 10+ FRs (14) since 2012. Rookie LB DEVIN WHITE aims for his 5th in row with 6+ tackles.
• QB DREW BREES passed for 287 yards with 87.9 rating last week. Has 1,447 pass yards (289.4 per game) & 9 TDs (8 pass, 1 rush) vs. INT for 115.5 rating in his past 5 vs. TB.
• RB ALVIN KAMARA had 8 catches & 74 scrimmage yards (50 rec., 24 rush) in Week 10. Since 2017, is 1 of 2 RBs (CHRISTIAN MCCAFFREY) with 200+ receptions (203). Had 104 scrimmage yards (62 rush, 42 rec.) in Week 5 meeting. Has 612 scrimmage yards (122.4 per game) & 6 TDs (4 rush, 2 rec.) in 5 career games vs. TB.
• WR MICHAEL THOMAS had 13 catches for 152 yards last week. Has most catches (407) by player in his 1st 4 seasons in NFL history & is fastest player in NFL history to reach 400 career receptions (56 games). Became 4th player (MIKE EVANS, A.J. GREEN & HOFer RANDY MOSS) with 1,000+ rec. yards in each of 1st 4 seasons. Had 11 catches for 182 yards & 2 TDs in Week 5 meeting. Aims for his 4th in row vs. TB with 10+ receptions & 90+ rec. yards. TE JARED COOK had season highs in catches (6) & rec. yards (74) last week. Had TD catch in Week 5 meeting.
• DE CAMERON JORDAN had sack in last meeting. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. TB with sack & 3rd in row on road with 2+ sacks. Is 1 of 2 players (CHANDLER JONES) with 8+ sacks in each of past 3 seasons. LB DEMARIO DAVIS had sack last week. Aims for his 6th in row vs. TB with 7+ tackles. CB MARCUS WILLIAMS had career-high 4 PD & INT last week.
Back in the Day
On December 11, 1977, the Buccaneers intercepted New Orleans six times, a Tampa Bay single-game record, on their way to a 33-14 victory. Three of the interceptions were returned for a touchdown, also a single-game franchise record.
LEADER: Saints lead all-time series, 34-21
STREAKS: Saints have won past 2
LAST GAME: 10/6/19: Buccaneers 24 at Saints 31
LAST GAME AT SITE: 12/9/18: Saints 28, Buccaneers 14