2021 Tampa Bay Buccaneers schedule

Season statistics

Offense Defense
Record Playoff record Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
13-4-0 1-1 8328 6397 1931 30 494 7267 5112 2155 45 435
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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers' forty-sixth season was in 2021, and it was the third season Bruce Arians served as the head coach of the team. The Buccaneers played their home games at Raymond James Stadium. He retired from the Buccaneers on Wednesday, March 30, 2022. They finished the year 13-4-0 in the regular season, en route to winning the NFC South, and 1-1 in the playoffs, eventually losing to the Los Angeles Rams 30-27.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Preaseason Week 1 Cincinnati Bengals 14-19
Preaseason Week 2 Tennessee Titans 3-34
Preaseason Week 3 @ Houston Texans 23-16
Preaseason Week 4 @ Dallas Cowboys 2021-09-11
Week 1 Dallas Cowboys 31-29
Week 2 Atlanta Falcons 48-25
Week 3 @ Los Angeles Rams 24-34
Week 4 @ New England Patriots 19-17
Week 4 Bye Week
Week 5 Miami Dolphins 45-17
Week 6 @ Philadelphia Eagles 28-22
Week 7 Chicago Bears 38-3
Week 8 @ New Orleans Saints 27-36
Week 9 Bye Week
Week 10 @ Washington Football Team 19-29
Week 11 New York Giants 30-10
Week 12 @ Indianapolis Colts 38-31
Week 13 @ Atlanta Falcons 30-17
Week 14 Buffalo Bills 33-27
Week 15 New Orleans Saints 0-9
Week 16 @ Carolina Panthers 32-6
Week 17 @ New York Jets 28-24
Week 18 Carolina Panthers 41-17


Week Opponent Score Notes
Wild Card Round Philadelphia Eagles 31-15
Divisional Round Los Angeles Rams 27-30

2021 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Bruce Arians Assistant Head Coach: Harold Goodwin Offensive Coordinator: Byron Leftwich Defensive Coordinator: Todd Bowles Special Teams Coordinator: Keith Armstrong Offensive Run Game Coordinator: Harold Goodwin Quarterbacks Coach: Clyde Christensen Wide Receivers Coach: Kevin Garver Offensive Line Coach: Joe Gilbert Running Backs Coach: Todd McNair Tight Ends Coach: Rick Christophel Senior Offensive Assistant Coach: Tom Moore Assistant Wide Receivers Coach: Thaddeus Lewis Assistant Tight Ends Coach: John Van Dam Offensive Assistant Coach: A.Q. Shipley Defensive Line Coach: Kacy Rodgers Outside Linebackers Coach: Larry Foote Inside Linebackers Coach: Mike Caldwell Safeties Coach: Nick Rapone Cornerbacks Coach: Kevin Ross Assistant Defensive Line Coach: Lori Locust Defensive Assistant Coach: Cody Grimm, Keith Tandy Defensive Quality Control Coach: Tim Atkins Specialists Coach: Chris Boniol Special Teams Assistant Coach: Cody Grimm, Keith Tandy Assistant to the Head Coach: Mike Chiurco Head Strength and Conditioning Coach: Anthony Piroli Speed and Conditioning Coach: Roger Kingdom Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Chad Wade, Maral Javadifar, Cory Bichey Senior Player Relations Manager: Sarah Evans General Manager: Jason Licht