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Miami Falls 45-17 to Buccaneers - Recap

Tampa Bay got 5 passing strikes from Tom Brady en route to a 45-17 victory over Miami on Sunday in Week 5 action at Raymond James Stadium.

Tampa Bay was the ATS victor, as they covered the -11.0-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 48.0 were rewarded at the payout window.

Tom Brady completed 30 of 41 pass attempts for 411 yards and 5 TDs for the Buccaneers in the win.

Myles Gaskin rushed for 25 yards for Miami, while Preston Williams added 7 yards. Jacoby Brissett threw for 275 yards for the Dolphins, while receivers Myles Gaskin and Preston Williams had 74 and 60 yards respectively.

Miami was outgained by Tampa Bay 558-301 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 33-17 by the Buccaneers.

Tampa Bay led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 37:07-22:53 split in that important category.

Tampa Bay heads into a Week 6 battle against the Eagles. Miami, meanwhile, will have their next action against Jacksonville.