Winners and losers from ugly Bucs win over Panthers – Yardbarker

The Carolina Panthers hosted the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in an NFC South battle on “Thursday Night Football.” Both teams entered this game having dropped their season opener less than a week ago. It was an important early-season affair for the two teams. It was equally important for struggling quarterbacks Cam Newton and Jameis Winston. In the end, Tampa Bay came out on top by the score of 20-14 in an ugly overall affair. Winston did not make the same mistakes we saw last week. That was big for the Bucs in a close game. Meanwhile, Newton continued to struggle. Here, we take a look at the winners and losers from the second “Thursday Night Football” game of the NFL season. Winner: Chris Godwin Most expected this third-year receiver to break out even more after he put up north of 800 yards as a sophomore last season. Much like the rest of Tampa’s offense, Godwin was stuck in neutral during the team’s Week 1 loss to San Francisco. That was in no way the case Thursday evening. Godwin put up 79 yards and this beautif

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