2005 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
11-5-0 0-1 4959 3058 1901 26 285 4564 2954 1610 31 263
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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers' thirtieth season was in 2005, and it was the fourth season Jon Gruden served as the head coach of the team. The Buccaneers played their home games at Raymond James Stadium. They finished the year 11-5-0 in the regular season, en route to winning the NFC South, but they lost their first playoff game to the Washington Redskins 17-10. At the end of the season, Cadillac Williams was awarded with the AP Offensive Rookie of the Year award.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Minnesota Vikings 24-13
Week 2 Buffalo Bills 19-3
Week 3 @ Green Bay Packers 17-16
Week 4 Detroit Lions 17-13
Week 5 @ New York Jets 12-14
Week 6 Miami Dolphins 27-13
Week 8 @ San Francisco 49ers 10-15
Week 9 Carolina Panthers 14-34
Week 10 Washington Redskins 36-35
Week 11 @ Atlanta Falcons 30-27
Week 12 Chicago Bears 10-13
Week 13 @ New Orleans Saints 10-3
Week 14 @ Carolina Panthers 20-10
Week 15 @ New England Patriots 0-28
Week 16 Atlanta Falcons 27-24
Week 17 New Orleans Saints 27-13


Week Opponent Score Notes
Wild Card Round Washington Redskins 10-17

2005 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Jon Gruden Assistant Head Coach: Rod Marinelli Offensive Coordinator: Bill Muir Defensive Coordinator: Monte Kiffin Quarterbacks Coach: Paul Hackett Wide Receivers Coach: Richard Mann Offensive Line Coach: Bill Muir Running Backs Coach: Art Valero, Richard Bisaccia Tight Ends Coach: Ron Middleton Offensive Assistant Coach: Jay Gruden, Chris Wieshan Offensive Quality Control Coach: Kyle Shanahan Defensive Line Coach: Rod Marinelli Linebackers Coach: Joe Barry Defensive Backs Coach: Mike Tomlin Assistant Defensive Backs (Secondary) Coach: Raheem Morris Assistant Defensive Backs Coach: Raheem Morris Defensive Quality Control Coach: Joe Woods Special Teams Coach: Richard Bisaccia Special Teams Assistant Coach: Ron Middleton Senior Assistant Coach: Aaron Kromer Assistant Quality Control: Kyle Shanahan Strength and Conditioning Coordinator: Garrett Giemont Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Mike Morris General Manager: Bruce Allen Director of Player Development: Cedric Saunders Assistant to Head Coach-Football Operations: Paul Kelly Intern: Kyle Johnston