1976 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Game-by-Game Results

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 0-14
Finishing 5th in the NFL's West Division of the American Football Conference
Coach: John McKay (0-14)
Location: Tampa, Florida
1976 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Statistics
1976 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Roster

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football League ended the 1976 season with a record of 0 wins and 14 losses, finishing fifth in the NFL's West Division of the American Football Conference.

The Buccaneers scored only 125 points, worst in the league, and the shaky defensive squad allowed 412. Louis Carter rushed for a team-high 521 yards for Tampa Bay.

Steve Spurrier threw for 1,628 yards. Morris Owens caught 30 balls for 390 yards. Bob Moore, Essex Johnson and John McKay each contributed to the receiving game as well.

Mark Cotney picked off 3 opponent throws.

John McKay coached the team.

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Regular Season Points For: 125
Regular Season Points Against: 412

Date Game Res Home Road Record
September 12, 1976 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 0 at Houston Oilers 20 L 0-0-0 0-1-0 0-1-0
September 19, 1976 San Diego Chargers 23 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers 0 L 0-1-0 0-1-0 0-2-0
September 26, 1976 Buffalo Bills 14 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers 9 L 0-2-0 0-1-0 0-3-0
October 3, 1976 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 17 at Baltimore Colts 42 L 0-2-0 0-2-0 0-4-0
October 10, 1976 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 0 at Cincinnati Bengals 21 L 0-2-0 0-3-0 0-5-0
October 17, 1976 Seattle Seahawks 13 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers 10 L 0-3-0 0-3-0 0-6-0
October 24, 1976 Miami Dolphins 23 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers 20 L 0-4-0 0-3-0 0-7-0
October 31, 1976 Kansas City Chiefs 28 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers 19 L 0-5-0 0-3-0 0-8-0
November 7, 1976 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 13 at Denver Broncos 48 L 0-5-0 0-4-0 0-9-0
November 14, 1976 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 0 at New York Jets 34 L 0-5-0 0-5-0 0-10-0
November 21, 1976 Cleveland Browns 24 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers 7 L 0-6-0 0-5-0 0-11-0
November 28, 1976 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 16 at Oakland Raiders 49 L 0-6-0 0-6-0 0-12-0
December 5, 1976 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 0 at Pittsburgh Steelers 42 L 0-6-0 0-7-0 0-13-0
December 12, 1976 New England Patriots 31 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers 14 L 0-7-0 0-7-0 0-14-0