Jameis Winston entered Raymond James Stadium for his first home game in a Buccaneer uniform. Doug Martin and Mike Evans stopped for a quick pic with some fans.
The Bengals sent out their list of players not dressed for the game.
Some similar updates from Bucs
Some more roster updates – four Bucs rookies got the start.
The Bucs came out firing on all cylinders, with a lot of help from RB Doug Martin.
Winston welcomed himself to Tampa Bay with a touchdown!
Winston, meet pylon.
The Bucs defense took over and came in strong too. They forced a punt.
Later after the Bucs punted, George Johnson made his presence known.
More from the Bucs D later in the quarter.
The Bucs took over on offense and we took a break at the end of the first up 7-0.
Moving into second quarter…
SOME MORE DEFENSE!
Winston finished his day, so Mike Glennon came in and capitalized on the turnover with a touchdown pass to Russell Shepard.
Bruce Carter recovered a Bengals fumble to get the ball back to the offense. The Bucs put more on the board.
DJ Swearinger got a big hit to help slow down a driving Bengals offense. Bengals ended the drive with a field goal. Bucs up 23-3.
Bucs drove on offense but ended the half with a punt. The score at halftime- Bucs 23 Bengals 3.
Bengals didn't move far and punt. Bucs next drive…
Start of the fourth quarter: Bucs go for it on fourth-and-goal but don't convert. Next play gives the Bucs two more points.
Bengals got something going late in the fourth.
And that's your ballgame, folks! Bucs win 25-11 at home against the Bengals in their home pre-season opener.