Tampa Bay Buccaneers at New Orleans Saints on September 13, 2020

Tampa Bay Buccaneers at New Orleans Saints, Sept. 13, 2020

The Buccaneers signed quarterback Tom Brady at the start of free agency, who sits behind none other than New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees for multiple career passing records. Brees has 77,416 career yards to Brady's 74,571. Brees also has 547 passing touchdowns to Brady's 541. Now, they'll get to go head-to-head twice a season. The two teams will face off first to start the season at 4:25 p.m. on FOX in Week One on September 13 and then again on Sunday Night Football November 8 during Week Nine at 8:20 p.m. on NBC.

WEEK 1 • SUN 09/13 • FINAL

Tampa Bay Buccaneers 0 - 1


New Orleans Saints 1 - 0


History: New Orleans Saints vs Tampa Bay Buccaneers

All-Time Record (entering 2020 season): 21-35 in favor of New Orleans

Streaks: Saints have won last three meetings

Most Recent Matchup: Saints won at home over the Bucs, 34-17

Players and Coaches to Know:

New Orleans Saints

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

New Orleans Saints 2019 Record: 13-3
Scoring Offense: 3rd (26.8 points per game)
Total Offense: 9th (373.9 total yards per game)
Rushing Offense: 16th (108.6 rushing yards per game)
Passing Offense: 7th (276.9 passing yards per game)
Scoring Defense: 13th (21.3 points allowed per game)
Total Defense: 11th (333.1 total yards allowed per game)
Rushing Defense: 4th (91.3 rushing yards allowed per game)
Passing Defense: 20th (248.1 passing yards allowed per game)
Turnover Margin: 2nd (+15)
Saints' 2020 Draft Class: G/C Cesar Ruiz, Michigan (Round 1, 24th overall), LB/EDGE Zack Baun, Wisconsin (Round 3, 74th overall), TE Adam Trautman, Dayton (Round 3, 105th overall), QB Tommy Stevens, Miss. St. (Round 7, 240th overall)
Key Veteran Additions: S Malcolm Jenkins (FA), WR Emmanuel Sanders (FA), QB Jameis Winston (FA)
Notable Departures: QB Teddy Bridgewater (FA), CB Eli Apple (UFA), S Vonn Bell (FA)