Seahawks 20, Buccaneers 6
TB: Matt Bryant 38 field goal, 8:56
Drive: 6 plays, 55 yards, 3:55 time of possession
Tampa Bay 3, Seattle 0
TB: Bryant 32 field goal, :00
Drive: 10 plays, 76 yards, 5:56 time of possession
Key play: A roughing the passer penalty on Seattle's Leroy Hill moved the Bucs into Seattle territory and kept the drive alive.
Tampa Bay 6, Seattle 0
SEA: Josh Brown 28 field goal, 2:39.
Drive: 11 plays, 69 yards, 4:03 time of possession
Tampa Bay 6, Seattle 3
SEA: Shaun Alexander 1 run (Brown kick), :50
Drive: 3 plays, 14 yards, :37 time of possession
Key play: Nate Burleson's 56-yard punt return set up the Seahawks and the Bucs' 14-yard line.
Seattle 10, Tampa Bay 6
SEA: Brown 46 field goal, 14:09
Drive: 9 plays, 52 yards, 4:21 time of possession
Key play: The drive might have kept going if Seattle RB Shaun Alexander hadn't fumbled on 3rd-and-1 at the Bucs 25.
Seattle 13, Tampa Bay 6
SEA: Maurice Morris 34 pass from Matt Hasselbeck (Brown kick), 7:55
Drive: 7 plays, 70 yards, 4:13 time of possession
Key play: Morris split out wide and drew Bucs LB Derrick Brooks in coverage, who couldn't keep up with the Seahawks' fastest running back.
Seattle 20, Tampa Bay 6
Carnell Williams, 12-60-0
Earnest Graham, 4-11-0
Luke McCown, 1-9-0
Michael Pittman, 3-6-0
Jeff Garcia, 1-3 -0
Joey Galloway, 1-1-0 Michael Clayton, 1-0-0
Shaun Alexander, 27, 109-1
Maurice Morris, 3, 15-0
Mack Strong, 1-9-0
Matt Hasselbeck, 2-7-0
Nate Burleson, 1-3-0
J. Garcia. 27-19-201-0-0
L. McCown, 4-1-9-0-0
Matt Hasselbeck, 24-17-222--0
Player, No., Yds., TD
Joey Galloway, 5-72-0
Michael Pittman, 5-32-0
Ike Hilliard, 4-49-0
Alex Smith, 2-23-0
Carnell Williams, 2-14-0
Michael Clayton, 1-11-0
Earnest Graham, 1-9-0
Player, No., Yds., TD
Marcus Pollard, 5-43-0
Bobby Engram, 3-64-0
Mack Strong, 3-21-0
Nate Burleson, 2-41-0
Shaun Alexander, 2-12-0
Maurice Morris, 1-34-1
D.J. Hackett, 1-7-0
Quarterback: C. Jeff Garcia had a great start, but once Seattle adjusted he tapered off. He didn't make that much of a difference. Luke McCown looked rusty.
Running backs: B. Cadillac Williams had a 5.0-yard average before his injury. The run game sputtered without him. Michael Pittman had just three carries.
Wide receivers: C. Joey Galloway had a nice outing, but most of the receiving corps disappeared after the first quarter. Maurice Stovall didn't have a catch.
Offensive line: C-. They blocked well against the run, but their pass protection regressed. Garcia was hit at least 10 times in 27 pass attempts. Davin Joseph had two penalties (and two more declined).
Defensive line: C. There were two sacks, but only one from the defensive line. They forced only four quarterback hurries and gave up a 100-yard rushing game. The push into the backfield wasn't there.
Secondary: C. Allowed a couple of big plays, but for the most part forced the Seahawks to work underneath. Jermaine Phillips made 10 tackles. No interceptions, though.
Special teams: C. An average outing. They allowed a big return on punt coverage that set up a score. P Josh Bidwell nearly made a costly mistake, getting a rare do-over.
Overall grade: C. After the first quarter, this team resembled last year's unit. The offense sputtered, the defense made a few too many mistakes and Seattle did just enough to overtake them. The Bucs should have scored more than six points, and the Seahawks should have scored more than 20.