Nov 20, 2016; Kansas City, MO, USA; Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston (3) throws a pass during the second half against the Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium. Tampa Bay won 19-17. Mandatory Credit: Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports

Buccaneers Beat the Chiefs; Stay in Playoff Hunt

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers beat the Kansas City Chiefs 19-17 Sunday in Kansas City. The Bucs are now 5-5 after snapping the Chiefs’ five-game winning streak.

With 12:20 on the clock in the fourth quarter, safety Chris Conte made a game-saving interception to set the Bucs up for a touchdown. Jameis Winston threw a three-yard pass to tight end Alan Cross making it their first and only touchdown of the day and Cross’ first NFL touchdown. This was also Conte’s second interception in two weeks, which have contributed to putting points on the scoreboard for the Bucs.

Bucs head coach Dirk Koetter, says it was a great win for his team and he was very impressed with everyone especially quarterback Jameis Winston.  Winston threw went 24-39 for 331 yards to help with a touchdown and four field goals by Roberto Aguayo. Winston now has 20 touchdown passes this season, tying for the eighth most in a single season in team history. This win now pushes the Bucs road record to 4-1 on the season.

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The Bucs return home to take on the Seattle Seahawks Sunday.

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