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Bucs Fall To Jets

Posted By Matt Serio On September 8, 2013 @ 9:48 PM In Florida News,NFL | No Comments

Bucs_2013 [1]Geno Smith had 34 seconds on the clock and the confidence of a seasoned veteran.

With the game on the line for the New York Jets, the rookie quarterback insisted to teammates they could still win. He was right.

Nick Folk kicked a 48-yard field goal with 2 seconds remaining after Lavonte David’s personal foul on Smith following a big run gave him the chance. The Jets pulled out an improbable 18-17 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the season opener Sunday.

“I just went out there,” Smith said, “and told those guys it’s never over.”

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