Monday Night Football Recap — Buccaneers Beat Dolphins, 22-19, For First Win
Running back Bobby Rainey scored the go-ahead touchdown on a 1-yard run with 10:19 to play, and the Buccaneers held on to beat the Miami Dolphins, 22-19, in Tampa on Monday night. The Dolphins (4-5) attempted to rally late, but Darrelle Revis intercepted Ryan Tannehill with 1:35 to play to seal the victory for Tampa (1-8).
In gaining their first win of the season, the Bucs held the Dolphins to just 2 yards rushing on the game. Tampa led 15-0 before Miami rallied for 19 points in the late second and third quarters, setting the stage for Rainey’s game-winning score.
Buccaneers’ offensive lineman Donald Penn caught a 1-yard TD pass from Mike Glennon on a tackle eligible play in the first quarter.
Tannehill finished with 229 yards passing and two touchdown tosses to Rishard Matthews, who caught 11 passes for 120 yards for Miami.