The Tampa Bay Buccaneers won their first game in the Louisiana Superdome.If they can do the same thing the first time Playoffs By then, they will participate in the 2020 NFC Championship.
With a victory over the Washington football team in a field card game on Saturday night, after their 2020 playoff open, the Pirates will now sail to New Orleans, where they will be in the NFC division round Live with the saints in the south of the NFC. Playoffs. The destination was determined on Sunday afternoon, when New Orleans defeated the visiting Chicago Bears 21-9.
The two teams will play on FOX at 6:40 PM ET next Sunday, January 1
The Saints and Buccaneers ranked first and second in the South with 12-4 and 11-5 respectively. This will be the third encounter this season. The Saints won two games, including a 34-23 decision in the first week of the Super Dome. New Orleans also won a 38-3 score in Sunday Night Football at the Raymond James Stadium in Week 9.
On December 11, 1977, late in the expansion team’s second season, the Pirates’ first victory in New Orleans doubled, which was the team’s first victory. Another victory next weekend is obviously not the team’s first victory in the playoffs, but it will prompt them to win. This is the first NFC championship game since 2002. The Pirates and Saints will meet in the playoffs for the first time.
Another NFC game in the divisional round will be pitted by the Los Angeles Rams of the Green Bay Packers. On Saturday afternoon, the Rams and the sixth-placed Rams of the Pass defeated their division rivals, the Seattle Seahawks, by a score of 30-20. The Packers won the only first round total seed in the conference.
The Saints gave them two of the Buccaneers’ five losses this season, which proved to be a difference in divisional rankings, as New Orleans won NFC South for the fourth consecutive year. These two games were the only games where Tampa Bay lost more than three points throughout the season.Their other three losses-Chicago, Rams and Kansas City-were total Three points.
The Pirates will enter the Superdome with a 7-2 record next weekend, including their victory in Washington. The Saints’ record at home this season is also 7 wins and 2 losses, including their defeat of the Bears.
Since losing to New Orleans in Week Nine, Tampa Bay has won six of eight games, including four. During that time, the Pirates averaged 34.1 points per game. In two losses to the Saints, Bucs allowed Brady to have 6 sacks out of 21 sacks throughout the season, and also picked off the Bucs quarterback five times. Brady has conceded only 7 interceptions in 15 other games in Tampa Bay, including the Wild Card Game in Washington. New Orleans’ fourth-ranked defense was driven by a fierce passing craze, which ranks sixth in the league in number of passes.
In the division game in New Orleans, the pairing of famous quarterbacks Brady and Drew Brees was the most eye-catching. Brady and Blaise are ranked first and second in NFL history in touchdown passes (Brady is 581, Blaes is 571). Brady’s advantage in the playoffs is much greater, because he won the historical lead with 75 touchdown passes, and Blaise ranked sixth with 34. Of course, Brady is chasing his seventh Super Bowl title, and Blaise is trying to add another time.
The Saints won the regular season game against the Pirates and therefore won the NFC South Championship. However, Tampa Bay is now third among their divisional competitors, and there are many dangers. The eighth victory on the road in 2020 will bring the Buccaneers one step closer to returning home to the Super Bowl LV at Raymond James Stadium.