Bucs Danny Lansanah Closes Out The Preseason

Bucs Preseason: Danny Lansanah

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers lost to the Washington Redskins 24-10 Thursday night at Raymond James Stadium. Bucs linebacker Danny Lansanah spoke to the media about his play and if he put enough on tape for the coaching staff.


– CB Keith Lewis recorded his first career interception in the second quarter, picking off Redskins QB Colt McCoy in the endzone, resulting in a touchback.

– At the close of the first half, LB Nate Askew recorded his first career interception, grabbing a tipped pass in the endzone and returning it 15 yards.

– On the opening drive of the second half, DE Scott Solomon dropped Redskins QB McCoy for a 5-yard loss on third down, forcing a punt. It was Solomon’s second sack of the preseason, tying him for the team lead.

– K Patrick Murray connected on his first field goal of the night in the third quarter, a 35-yard boot that capped an eight-play, 59-yard drive. It is Murray’s second made field goal of the preseason.

– The Buccaneers scored a touchdown on their next possession, a 25-yard scoring catch by WR Solomon Patton from QB Mike Kafka. It is Patton’s first career receiving touchdown, and Kafka’s second scoring toss of this preseason.

– P Michael Koenen kicked the extra point following the touchdown. Koenen last kicked regular season extra point in 2006 with Atlanta.

– The following players made their first start as Buccaneers this preseason: OL Josh Allen, DB Marc Anthony, TE Cameron Brate, DE Larry English, LB Dane Fletcher, CB Anthony Gaitor, QB Mike Glennon, DT Matthew Masifilo, WR Louis Murphy, T Kevin Pamphile, CB Quinton Pointer, DE Scott Solomon, DT Akeem Spence, DL Ronald Talley and S Keith Tandy.

Source: Tampa Bay Buccaneers Media