TV: FOX (4:25 PM ET): Kenny Albert, Ronde Barber, Lindsay Czarniak (field reporter) SIRIUS: 98 (SF), 81 (TB) | XM: 383 (SF), 225 (TB)
• BRUCE ARIANS makes TB head coaching debut.
• QB JAMEIS WINSTON passed for 2,922 yards & had 90.2 rating in 11 games in 2018. Has 10 TDs vs. 2 INTs & 105.5 rating in last 4 home starts. Had 312 pass yards & 2 TDs vs. 0 INTs & 117.4 rating in last meeting.
• RB PEYTON BARBER led team with career-high 871 rush yards & 5 rush TDs in 2018. Had rush TD in last meeting.
• WR MIKE EVANS ranked 3rd in NFL with franchise-record 1,524 rec. yards in 2018 & joined HOFer RANDY MOSS & A.J. GREEN as only players in NFL history with 1,000+ rec. yards in each of their 1st 5 seasons. Has 6,103 career rec. yards & 40 TD catches, both most in franchise history. Has 212 rec. yards (106 per game) & 2 rec. TDs in 2 career games vs. SF. WR CHRIS GODWIN set career highs in catches (59), rec. yards (842) & rec. TDs (7) in 2018. TE CAMERON BRATE is 1 of 3 TEs (TRAVIS KELCE & ZACH ERTZ) with 20+ TD catches (20) since 2016. Is only TE with 6+ rec. TDs in each of past 3 seasons.
• LB LAVONTE DAVID led team with 120 tackles, his 6th career season with 100+ tackles. Has 884 tackles since 2012, 3rd-most in NFL. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. SF with FF. DT NDAMUKONG SUH makes TB debut. Has 56 career sacks, 3rd-most among active DTs. LB CARL NASSIB had career high 6.5 sacks in 2018. LB DEVIN WHITE was selected in 1st round (5th overall) in 2019 NFL Draft.
• QB JIMMY GAROPPOLO has career .800 winning percentage (8-2), highest among active QBs (min. 10 starts). Has 2,260 pass yards (282.5 per game) & 92.6 rating in 8 starts with SF.
• RB MATT BREIDA had 1,075 scrimmage yards & 5 scrimmage TDs (3 rush, 2 rec.) in 2018. Averaged 5.3 yards per attempt last season, 2nd-highest among RBs (min. 150 attempts). RB TEVIN COLEMAN makes SF debut. Had career-high 1,076 scrimmage yards with Atl. in 2018. Is only RB with 3+ rush TDs & 3+ rec. TDs in each of past 3 seasons.
• TE GEORGE KITTLE had 1,377 rec. yards last season, most by TE in single season in NFL history. Ranked 3rd among TE with 88 catches in 2018, most by TE in single season in franchise history. Has 1,892 rec. yards & needs 883 rec. yards to surpass HOFer MIKE DITKA (2,774) for most by TE in his 1st 3 seasons. WR DANTE PETTIS tied for team-lead with 5 TD catches in 2018. Had 77 rec. yards & TD catch in last meeting.
• DT DEFOREST BUCKNER led team with career-high 12 sacks in 2018. Had sack in last meeting. DE DEE FORD makes SF debut. Had career-high 13 sacks & tied for 1st with 7 FFs with KC last season. LB KWON ALEXANDER makes SF debut. Has 90+ tackles in 3 of his past 4 seasons. LB FRED WARNER led team with 123 tackles in 2018, 3rd-most among rookies. CB RICHARD SHERMAN has 32 career INTs, tied-2nd most among active players. DE NICK BOSA was selected in 1st round (2nd overall) of 2019 NFL Draft.
LEADER: 49ers lead all-time series, 17-6
STREAKS: Buccaneers have won past 2
LAST GAME: 11/25/18: 49ers 9 at Buccaneers 27
LAST GAME AT SITE: 11/25/18
Week 1 Staff Picks
Latest line: Bucs by 1.5, over/under: 51
Gil (0-0): Bucs, 30-13
James (0-0): Bucs, 30-23
Evan (0-0): Bucs, 24-20
Kyle (0-0): Bucs, 27-17
David (0-0): Bucs, 28-21
Bailey (0-0): Bucs, 24-17