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Tom Brady gets shut out for first time in 15 years vs. Saints, keeping a Drew Brees NFL record safe

The New Orleans Saints put on a dominant defensive performance on Sunday night, shutting out Tom Brady and the division rival Tampa Bay Buccaneers in a 9-0 win. It was just the third time Brady has been shut out in his career, and the first time a Brady-quarterbacked team has been shut out since Week 15 of the 2006 season, according to the NFL's internal research department. In 2006, Brady was still just 29 years old and no current NFL defensive players were in the league at the time. He is now 44 years old. The 255-game streak without being shut out preserves the record held by ... former Saints quarterback Drew Brees, who in 2006 was playing in his first season with the Saints.
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Tom Brady downplays spat with Saints sideline after failed fourth-down conversion in Buccaneers' loss

Tom Brady was shut out for the first time in 15 years on Sunday night, and he was frustrated with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers offense and its performance against the New Orleans Saints throughout the evening. The Buccaneers were already down Mike Evans, Chris Godwin, and Leonard Fournette due to injuries, leaving Brady with a few options to move the chains as the Saints defense continued to make him uncomfortable in the pocket.

Five Takeaways From the Buccaneers' Week 15 Loss to the Saints

The Buccaneers are going to have to wait another week before they can hang their 2021 NFC South championship banner. Another Sunday Night Football matchup with the Saints resulted in yet another embarrassing loss as Tom Brady and the NFL's No. 1 offense were blanked, 9-0. The win now marks the third year in a row that the Saints have swept the Bucs in the regular season.

Buccaneers WR Chris Godwin out for season with torn ACL

Bad news got worse for Tampa Bay Buccaneers receiver Chris Godwin. An MRI revealed that Godwin tore his ACL and is done for the season. "Chris has an ACL. And he's done. He'll be done for the season," coach Bruce Arians said Monday, via NFL Network's Sara Walsh.

Saints frustrate Brady again, beat Buccaneers in shutout 9-0

TAMPA, Fla. - Nobody hounds Tom Brady like the New Orleans Saints. Cameron Jordan and the New Orleans defense gave Brady fits again, shutting down Tampa Bay’s high-powered offense Sunday night as the Saints put the Buccaneers’ division-title celebration plans on hold with a 9-0 victory over the reigning Super Bowl champions.

New Orleans Saints stymie Tom Brady and Tampa Bay Buccaneers

(CNN) — The New Orleans Saints delivered a 9-0 shutout over the disappointing Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Tom Brady on Sunday. The Buccaneers fell victim to a stingy visiting defense, with Brett Maher's three field goals nudging the Saints to victory at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida. Buccaneers...

Tom Brady Headed to Record 15th Pro Bowl

He already owns more Super Bowl rings than any other player or franchise in NFL history. Now Tom Brady also has the most Pro Bowl invitations of all time. On Monday, two days before the entire AFC and NFC rosters will be revealed, the NFL revealed the names of five players who have been voted into the 2022 Pro Bowl. One of those five was Brady, who is now the first 15-time all-star in league history. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback had been tied for first in all-time Pro Bowl berths with four other players, all of whom are now in the Hall of Fame: tight end Tony Gonzalez, quarterback Peyton Manning, offensive lineman Bruce Matthews and defensive tackle Merlin Olsen.
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Know Your Foe: Tampa Bay Buccaneers, round one

CHARLOTTE - This Sunday, Tampa Bay comes to Carolina in eerily similar circumstances as the 2020 matchup. The Buccaneers are coming off a 9-0 shutout on primetime television at the hands of the Saints. Last year, Tampa Bay lost 38-3 to New Orleans on Sunday Night Football in the week...

Chaos Theory: Despite Distractions, Buccaneers Focused Only on Saints

December is already the most important month of football for teams like the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. With all the pressure mounting in the world, the last thing a team like this one needs is distractions. Yet, that’s what they have. But aren’t giving in to, according to their head coach....

More Than Bargained For: Richard Sherman’s Impact on Tampa Bay Buccaneers

If the arrival of quarterback Tom Brady to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers has shown us anything, it’s to never underestimate the value of strong leadership. And if anything else, cornerback Richard Sherman has produced a solid injection of just that, into the Bucs’ defensive back group since he arrived less than one month into the regular season.

Buccaneers vs. Saints: Week 15 Inactive Lists

Richard Sherman played in Week 14 after dealing with various injuries throughout the year, but suffered a setback with an Achilles injury this week and will not play either. The three contributors join reserve quarterback Kyle Trask and running back Kenjon Barner, who signed to the practice squad this past week and was elevated to the active roster on Saturday, on the inactive list.

Five biggest threats to Buccaneers' reign; Bills' fatal flaw?

Former NFL player and scout Bucky Brooks knows the ins and outs of this league, providing keen insight in his notebook. The topics of this edition include:. -- The huge problem confronting an AFC playoff contender. -- One former fifth-round receiver's emergence as a WR1. -- Who is the NFL's...