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Buccaneers vs. Packers: TV schedule, notes, and staff picks

Predictions and game info from the 2020 NFL Week 6 capsule.

Green Bay Packers v Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Tampa Bay and Green Bay have a long history together. But the battles between Warren Sapp and Brett Favre was the most fun to watch.
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Broadcast Info

TV: FOX (4:25 PM ET): Joe Buck, Troy Aikman, Erin Andrews (field reporter) SIRIUS: 83 (GB), 135 (TB) | XM: 385 (GB), 225 (TB)

Buccaneers Notes

• QB TOM BRADY passed for 253 yards & TD vs. 0 INTs last week. Has 10 TDs vs. 3 INTs for 93 rating in 5 career starts vs. GB. Aims for his 4th in row vs. GB with 95+ rating. Has 100.5 rating in 21 career starts vs. NFC North.

• RB RONALD JONES had 125 scrimmage yards (106 rush, 19 rec.) in Week 5, his 3rd-career game with 100+ rush yards. Has 100+ scrimmage yards in 3 of his past 4 at home. Aims for his 3rd in row with 125+ scrimmage yards.

• WR MIKE EVANS had 5 catches, incl. rec. TD, last week. Ties for NFL-lead with 6 rec. TDs this season. Aims for his 4th in row at home & 7th in row overall with TD catch. WR CHRIS GODWIN has 70+ rec. yards in 3 of his past 4 at home. TE ROB GRONKOWSKI had season-high 52 rec. yards in Week 5. Had 7 catches for 98 yards in his last game vs. GB (11/30/14 w/ NE). TE CAMERON BRATE has rec. TD in 2 of his past 3 at home. Rookie WR TYLER JOHNSON led team with 61 rec. yards last week.

• LB LAVONTE DAVID aims for his 3rd in row vs. GB & 5th in row at home with 7+ tackles. LB JASON PIERRE-PAUL had sack & FF last week. Has 6 sacks in his past 4 at home. LB SHAQUIL BARRETT has 4 sacks in his past 3 at home. DT NDAMUKONG SUH has TFL in 4 of his past 5 vs. GB. CB JAMEL DEAN had 4 PD in Week 5, his 4th-career game with 4+ PD. CB CARLTON DAVIS led team with 7 tackles & had INT last week. Has INT & 2 PD in 3 of his past 4. Ties for NFL-lead with 3 INTs in 2020. Rookie S ANTOINE WINFIELD JR. had PD last week.

Packers Notes

• QB AARON RODGERS passed for 327 yards & 4 TDs vs. 0 INTs for 147.5 rating in Week 4, his 25th-career game with 4+ TD passes, 4th-most in NFL history. Passed for 318 yards & TD vs. 0 INTs for 108.1 rating in last meeting. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. TB with 100+ rating. Aims for his 3rd in row on road with 3+ TDs & 120+ rating.

• RB AARON JONES had 111 scrimmage yards (71 rush, 40 rec.) & rec. TD in Week 4. Had rush TD in only career game vs. TB (12/3/17). Has 4 rush TDs in his past 4 on road. Aims for his 3rd in row on road & 5th in row overall with TD. Has 34 scrimmage TDs since 2018, 3rd-most in NFL. RB JAMAAL WILLIAMS had career-high 8 receptions & 105 scrimmage yards (95 rec., 10 rush) in Week 4. Rushed for 113 yards & TD in only career game vs. TB (12/3/17).

• WR DAVANTE ADAMS aims for his 3rd in row on road with TD catch. Since 2016, leads NFL with 42 rec. TDs. TE ROBERT TONYAN set career-highs in receptions (6), rec. yards (98) & rec. TDs (3) in Week 4, 1st GB TE with 3 rec. TDs in single game since JERMICHAEL FINLEY (9/25/11).

• LB ZA’DARIUS SMITH led team with career-high 8 tackles, 3 sacks & 4 TFL in Week 4, his 3rd-career game with 3+ sacks. Has 11.5 sacks in 10 road games with GB. LB PRESTON SMITH had sack in last game vs. TB (11/11/18 w/ Was.). CB JAIRE ALEXANDER aims for his 4th in row on road with PD. S RAVEN GREENE had career-high 7 tackles & 2nd-career sack in Week 4.

Series History

LEADER: Packers lead all-time series, 32-21-1

STREAKS: Packers have won past 3

LAST GAME: 12/3/17: Buccaneers 20 at Packers 26 (OT)

LAST GAME AT SITE: 12/21/14: Packers 20, Buccaneers 3

Week 6 Staff Picks

Latest line: Packers by 2, over/under: 54

Gil (3-2): Packers, 30-26

James (3-2): Bucs, 38-35

Evan (4-1): Bucs, 31-21

David (3-2): Packers, 27-24

Bailey (4-1): Packers, 30-27

Jason (4-1): Packers, 23-21