Jacksonville Jaguars RB Denard Robinson took a misdirection pitch around left end for a 23-yard touchdown with 6:27 left in regulation to give the Jacksonville Jaguars a 16-10 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Friday night in the 2014 preseason opener for both teams.
Before that score, the game was mostly dominated by defense. The two teams combined for 217 yards by halftime and just 513 by the end of the game. Tampa Bay’s starting defense, led by All-Pro defensive tackle
Guy’s pick came on a pass that starting QB
“We’re not ready yet,” said Head Coach Lovie Smith of the Bucs’ offensive fronts, which is still trying to determine the two starting guards. “I mean, this first game, we kind of see where we are a little bit. [We] had some protection issues, didn’t protect the quarterback well enough. That’s pretty much it.”
The Buccaneers return home in Week Two of the preseason to play the Miami Dolphins on Saturday, August 16.