Tampa, FL-- The Bucs and new head coach Greg Schiano open the 2012 season at home against Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers, on Sunday, September 9 at 4:15pm at Raymond James Stadium.
The Bucs then play the NFC East the next 3 weeks... at the New York Giants, at Dallas, and home to Washington. That game will mark the return of former head coach Raheem Morris to Tampa, Sunday, September 30 at 4:15pm.
The Bucs' lone game in prime time will be Thursday, October 25, at Minnesota for an 8:30pm kickoff.
They travel to Denver to play Peyton Manning and the Broncos, Sunday, December 2.
Week 5 will be their bye week.
For more on the 2012 schedule, click here