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15 Notable Numbers for Week 15

Posted Dec 12, 2017

Just a few numbers pertaining to Week 15 of the NFL season for the Buccaneers.

15– The number of yards LB Kwon Alexander ran back during his interception against Atlanta during Week 8 of the 2015 season. Alexander won Defensive Player of the Week for his performance in the 23-20 Tampa Bay victory, recording 11 tackles, one forced fumble, one fumble recovery and the interception.

14 – The number of interceptions Atlanta QB Matt Ryan has thrown against the Buccaneers.

13 – Tampa Bay has thrown for 3,406 passing yards this season, which is the most in franchise history through 13 games.

12 – Tampa Bay’s rank in total offense and Atlanta’s rank in rushing offense and passing offense.

11 – Number of games LB Lavonte David has played against Atlanta in his career.

10 – Mike Evans’ rank in receiving yards by an NFL player in his first four seasons (4,338).

9 – QB Jameis Winston’s rank in most passing touchdowns by an NFL player in his first three season (tied with Carolina QB Cam Newton at 64).

8 – Number of players who have recorded two receiving touchdowns against Atlanta during the series history.

7 – TE O.J. Howard’s rank in receiving yards by a rookie this season (402, second-most by a rookie tight end).

6 – RB Doug Martin’s rank all-time in touchdowns from scrimmage after his rushing touchdown on Sunday vs. the Lions. He is tied with Warrick Dunn with 28.

5 – Number of receiving touchdowns by TE O.J. Howard, which ties him for fourth all-time in Bucs history by a rookie.

3 – Number of interceptions safety Justin Evans has this season, leading all NFL rookies.

2 – TE O.J. Howard’s rank in receiving touchdowns by an NFL rookie this season (5).

1 – Tampa Bay’s rank in forced fumbles (29) and fumble recoveries (24) since the beginning of last season.