Extra Points

  • Oakland Raiders tight end Brandon Myers grabs a touchdown pass by quarterback Carson Palmer against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the fourth quarter on Sunday, November 4, 2012.
    (Christopher Chung/ The Press Democrat)

The Raiders maintained their streak of scoring within the last two minutes of the first half every game this season. Sunday, it was a 25-yard touchdown pass from Palmer to Rod Streater with 1:20 on the clock.

According to STATS Inc., Tampa Bay's Doug Martin became the first player since at least 1940 with three rushing touchdowns of 45-plus yards in one game.

Oakland Raiders vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers


Oakland's 402 net passing yards marked a season high.

This was the Buccaneers' second victory over the Raiders in eight games, and the first ever in Oakland or Los Angeles.

Palmer's 61 pass attempts were a career high, and his 414 yards were fourth most in franchise history.

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