Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Madden Simulation: '02 Bucs vs. '14 Patriots

What if the Bucs' Super Bowl championship team were playing the Patriots on Super Bowl Sunday instead of the Seahawks?

The New England Patriots will take the field on Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl XLIX in Glendale, Arizona. But what if the AFC champions were to meet another dominant defense - that of the 2002 Buccaneers?

Buccaneers.com obtained the Bucs' ratings from Madden '02 and re-created the team's roster for a simulation against this year's Patriots. Why not the Seahawks? Because two NFC teams obviously couldn't meet in the Super Bowl.

The results - well, watch and see.

Below are the Buccaneers' players' ratings:

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