We got outcoached, got outplayed. Aaron Rodgers after Packers' loss to Tom Brady's Bucs: 'We needed a kick in the a—'. Aaron Rodgers had some fun on Sunday and gave us the best touchdown celebration of the week. If you really look critically throughout the course of our week, it wasn’t our best [week of practice] and it showed today. Gronkowski led the Bucs with five receptions for 78 yards — his best game since ending a one-year retirement to join Brady in Tampa Bay. Brady, meanwhile, was 17 of 27 for 166 yards and two TDs without an interception. I gotta do a better job with our guys, making sure they’re dialed in, knowing what we’re asking of them and then ultimately those guys gotta take it out to the field and go out and execute.”. In addition to becoming the first team in NFL history to score at least 150 points and commit no turnovers through the first four games of a season, the Packers had only allowed three sacks before Sunday. They came to play. "He did that to us in training camp a few times. “But that falls on me. The Packers (4-1) entered Sunday as the first team in league history to score at least 150 points without committing a turnover in the first four games. We’ve got to bounce back. Brady outplayed Rodgers, but a young Bucs secondary was equally impressive in setting the tone for a 38-10 rout of the previously unbeaten Packers, who unraveled after taking a 10-0 lead and limiting Tampa Bay to just five offensive plays in the first quarter. “That’s the only way you learn and the only way you can bounce back and get better from this.”. We’ve got to hit that reset button and bounce back.”, Tropical Depression Eta headed toward Florida, hurricane center tracks new system, Give Kids The World opens Kissimmee resort for massive holiday light display, Gargantuan great white shark pings just off the coast of Florida, Florida Democrats call for new party leadership and strategy after yet another GOP rout, $15 minimum wage supporters in Florida are ‘ready to fight’ legislation that undercuts Amendment 2, Story of Ocoee Massacre finally being told - 100 years after it happened | Special Report, Tropical Depression Eta turning toward Caribbean; could approach Florida as tropical storm, President election results: National tracking map, Why is UCF’s dismissal of gun-carrying, cop-berating players controversial?

#GoBucs, : NFL app // Yahoo Sports app: https://t.co/qYnOYOB3CA pic.twitter.com/qk0Tn7O45M. “It starts with the preparation, having a better week of practice, and then we have to play better. I think you have to be as critical as you are during the wins as you are during the stinkers like tonight,” the quarterback said. The loss stopped a nine-game regular-season winning streak. “I thought Tom and Rob had great connections. Aaron Rodgers was flexing, the Packers were rolling, and then a pick-six turned the game on its head. “We looked really slow getting out of the huddle. “You can never get comfortable in this league. I think there was a lot of thinking going on and if you look back at our previous four games, we hadn’t had a lot of mental errors,” the coach added. Rodgers 16 of 35 for 160 yards with no touchdowns and had his first game with multiple interceptions since 2017. Aaron Rodgers after Packers' loss to Tom Brady's Bucs: 'We needed a kick in the a—' The Packers suffered their first defeat of the NFL season Sunday at the hands of the Buccaneers. Show full articles without "Continue Reading" button for {0} hours. They were averaging 445.5 yards and 38 points per game. The Packers suffered their first defeat of the NFL season Sunday at the hands of the Buccaneers. “We never got into a very good rhythm. "I felt like we needed a little bit of a wake-up call at some point this season because things have been so good and there's been so much talk maybe outside the building about the ease with which we're moving the ball on offense and scoring. Brady also threw a 7-yard TD pass to rookie Tyler Johnson and Ronald Jones rushed for 113 yards and a pair of TDs for Tampa Bay, which didn’t turn the ball over, allow a sack or commit a single penalty after being flagged 11 times in a one-point loss to Chicago in its previous game. A stingy Tampa Bay Buccaneers defense turned a rare meeting between the Super Bowl-winning quarterbacks into a mismatch on Sunday. Given how few mistakes the Packers offense had made all season long, it felt like it was gonna be a long day for the Bucs defense. It was the 43-year-old Brady’s first signature victory since signing with the Bucs (4-2) after a historic 20-year run with the New England Patriots, which included nine NFL title-game appearances and six championships. We obviously weren’t very efficient after that.”.

Rodgers said the Packers have to learn from the loss. “Those were frustrating plays, especially up 10-0 there, giving them basically 14 points, obviously changed the momentum of the game. "I think we needed kind of a kick in the a— a little bit. Cornerback Jamel Dean returned the first pick 32 yards for a touchdown. The Packers finished with a season-low 201 yards, just 52 in the second half. Both of Rodgers' interceptions — his first with multiple picks since throwing three in a loss to Carolina on Dec. 17, 2017 — came on throws intended for Davante Adams, who had a team-leading six catches for 61 yards in his return from a hamstring injury that sidelined him two games.

", PICK 6! Jamel Dean takes it to the house! Green Bay carried a flawless record into the Week 6 contest, but the Packers were upstaged by Tom Brady and the Buccaneers 38-10 in Tampa. As soon as you get comfortable, you get your butt whipped,” Packers coach Matt LaFleur said. “I’m not saying that’s what happened. You’ve got to give the Bucs all the credit in the world. It … And although both insisted during the week that it wasn’t Brady vs. Rodgers, the friends expressed mutual admiration for one another’s accomplishments while acknowledging it would be fun sharing the field with the Packers trying to remain unbeaten and the Bucs looking to gauge their progress against one of the NFL’s top teams.

Give the Bucs all the credit. "That was a huge play, sparked us, then we got another turnover, got the ball in, had a decent drive, got the ball in. After rushing the ball in the endzone, Rodgers immediately busted out the Hingle McGringleberry dance. | Commentary, ‘Shark Tank’ hears Volusia couple’s chainsaw carving knife pitch, Maitland triathlete 1st with Down syndrome to attempt Ironman, Months after Kissimmee man’s killing, family still seeks answers, Former San Francisco 49er Dana Stubblefield, the 1997 NFL Defensive Player of the Year, sentenced to 15 years to life after a rape conviction. There's a little bit of wake-up to stop feeling ourselves so much and get back to the things that got us to this position. “I think everybody needs to be critical of themselves,” LaFleur said. Tom Brady outplayed Aaron Rodgers in a rare meeting between the Super Bowl-winning quarterbacks and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers erased an early double-digit deficit to …

And the kid (Dean) made a good play. Rodgers finished 16 of 35 for 160 yards and no touchdowns after completing 70.5 percent of his passes and throwing for 13 TDs and no interceptions in Green Bay’s first four games. “We’ll find out what we’re all about. Safety Mike Edwards ran the other back 38 yards to the Packers' 2 to set up another TD. “You don’t ever want to lose like this; I felt like we needed a little bit of a wake-up call at some point this season because things have been so good and there’s been so much talk maybe outside the building about the ease with which we’re moving the ball on offense and scoring,” Rodgers said.

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Things had been going so smoothly for Green Bay that Aaron Rodgers figured the Packers were due for a dose of reality. While Brady outplayed Rodgers, the real story was the job the Bucs defense did on the Packers after Green Bay scored a field goal and touchdown on its first two possessions.

“It was a pretty frustrating day. The Bucs had two of their four sacks by halftime. “We took care of what beat us last week,” linebacker Devin White said. “I felt good about both throws. "Gronk did a heck of a job adjusting on that ball and getting the touchdown. I don’t feel like we were very efficient before that. The NFL’s highest scoring offense was virtually unstoppable through the first four weeks of the season and the opening quarter of Sunday’s 38-10 loss to Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. It was a rough start for the Bucs defense, as they surrendered 10 points on the Packers first two drives of the game, blowing a couple coverages and struggling to put any pressure on Aaron Rodgers. And it looked like they might be headed for another big day when Rodgers built a 10-0 lead while controlling the ball for just over 12 minutes and limiting Tampa Bay to just five offensive plays in the opening quarter. They deserve credit — they got us out of our rhythm. By halftime, Green Bay trailed 28-10 and the Bucs’ defense never let up. Aaron Rodgers Busts Out Hingle McCringleberry TD Celebration During Bucs-Packers Game Did mysterious independent candidates swing Florida House, Senate races to Republicans? It was a rare pick-six for Rodgers, who had only been intercepted and returned for a score on two previous occasions in a stellar career that began in 2005.

", : https://t.co/glGZddXA6b#GBvsTB pic.twitter.com/kIaXuVaduW. “I don’t feel like we ever got into a rhythm.

The last three quarters showed it’s a lot tougher to move the ball and score at will than it seemed during the team’s best start since 2015. “We’ve just got to make sure we stick together. "I knew it was tight, we've hit throws like that, but I missed on my spot by probably a foot or so. The Game-Changer. “I thought everybody stepped up and stepped in,” Arians said. It definitely wasn’t my best game in terms of getting in the personnel and play-calling into the huddle,” LaFleur said. Bruce Arians might not care that much about time of possession, but he’ll need to if the Bucs want to limit the opportunities Rodgers has to carve up their defense.. MORE: Former Packers teammate says Rodgers believes bizarre conspiracy theory.

It was a huge play. ", Like us on Facebook to see similar stories, U.S. daily coronavirus cases exceed 129,000, third day over 100,000, Romaine lettuce recall 2020: Tanimura & Antle recalls single heads of romaine for possible E. coli contamination. They beat us in every facet, from coaching to playing to just going out there and being more physical and executing. Microsoft may earn an Affiliate Commission if you purchase something through recommended links in this article. We got the matchup we were looking for on the fade ball,” Arians said. Star quarterback Aaron Rodgers believes it was a necessary wake-up call for the franchise. I just wish he could have spiked it with his right shoulder, but his right shoulder’s hurt.”. “I don’t think you want to totally flush something like this. "Jamel made a hell of play," Brady countered. The NFL’s highest scoring offense was virtually unstoppable through the first four weeks of the season and the opening quarter of Sunday’s 38-10 loss to Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Two interceptions within a three-pass span of the second quarter — one of them returned for a touchdown — changed the game. But the wind was blowing pretty good right to left, and like I said, I felt good about the spot. When you’re playing a really good defense like that ... we’ve got to be able to move the ball efficiently, to get the ball out of my hand, to get open on time, and obviously I have to take care of the ball better.”, More AP NFL: https://apnews.com/NFL and https://twitter.com/AP_NFL, Tampa Bay Buccaneers inside linebacker Devin White (45) sacks Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) during the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Jason Behnken), Connect with the definitive source for global and local news.