TAMPA, Fla. — Lamar Jackson threw for 238 yards and two second-half touchdowns to guide the Baltimore Ravens to a come-from-behind 27-22 victory over Tom Brady and the struggling Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Thursday night time.
The Bucs (3-5) misplaced for the fifth time in six video games following a 2-0 begin, and the 45-yard-old Brady finds himself using a three-game shedding streak for the primary time since 2002 — his first season as a full-time starter with the New England Patriots.
Jackson beat the seven-time Tremendous Bowl champion quarterback for the second time in as many profession conferences, directing TD drives of 77, 80 and 85 yards after Baltimore sputtered early and trailed 10-3 at halftime.
The Ravens rushed for 233 yards, whereas Jackson accomplished 27 of 38 passes with out an interception, together with TD throws of 5 yards to Kenyon Drake and 10 yards to Isaiah Possible within the third quarter.
Tom Brady and the Buccaneers have now misplaced three in a row. Getty Photographs
Baltimore scored on its first 4 possessions after halftime, with Justin Tucker booting a 30-yard discipline objective to make it 27-16 with a bit over two minutes remaining.
Brady threw an 8-yard TD move to Julio Jones with 49 seconds remaining, ending 26 of 44 for 325 yards with out an interception. He was sacked 3 times.
Leonard Fournette scored on a 1-yard run, and Mike Evans had six receptions for 123 yards for the Bucs.
Lamar Jackson passes throughout the Ravens’ win over the Bucs. Getty Photographs
Tom Brady, left, and Lamar Jackson embrace after the sport. Getty Photographs
Fournette’s TD was the primary the Bucs have scored within the opening quarter this season. Brady spoke earlier within the week about how useful it may be to play with a lead, nevertheless the offense did little to construct on the early benefit after Ryan Succop’s 31-yard discipline objective made it 10-3.
The Ravens, in the meantime, wasted a pair alternatives take management early, settling for a 22-yard discipline objective after recovering a fumble on the Bucs 6 on a punt return and coming away with no factors when Jackson threw incomplete into finish zone on 4th-and-3 from the Tampa Bay 10 late within the second quarter.
One other likelihood to chop into their 10-3 deficit was thwarted when Justin Tucker’s 61-yard discipline objective try was deflected on the line as time expired within the half.