Mia 3 7 10 0 20
TB 0 7 0 7 14
Date of game: 8/16/2014

Recap: Tampa Bay vs. Miami

Tampa, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Matt Moore went 13-of-19 passing for 158 yards and a touchdown to help the Miami Dolphins in a 20-14 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in preseason action on Saturday.

Damien Williams rushed for 20 yards on 11 carries with a touchdown and hauled in three passes for a team-high 46 yards. Rishard Matthews finished with three receptions for 43 yards and a score in the win.

Tampa Bay starter Josh McCown tossed for 46 yards on 5-of-7 passing and a score for Tampa Bay. Mike Kafka also added a touchdown pass late in the contest.

After each team's offense went six plays without any points in the opening minutes, Ryan Tannehill orchestrated an 11-play, 62-yard drive that resulted in a successful 48-yard field goal from John Potter.

Tannehill went 9-of-14 for 110 yards in limited action.

Gerald McCoy stripped Tannehill on the ensuing Dolphins possession, and the turnover turned into points as McCown found Vincent Jackson for a 7-yard score.

Tampa Bay looked to add on midway through the second when Mike Glennon connected with rookie Mike Evans on a 42-yard touchdown strike. The play was reviewed, however, with video evidence showing Evans fumbling the ball at the 1-yard line and it went out of bounds in the end zone for a touchback.

With time winding down in the first half, Moore capped a quick 71-yard drive in just over 1 1/2 minutes with a 9-yard touchdown to Matthews to give the visitors a three-point edge at the break.

Following a three-and-out from Tampa Bay on its opening possession in the third quarter, Moore led the Dolphins down field for another touchdown drive. The nine-play, 71-yard march was highlighted by a 21-yard reception by Kevin Cone, then Williams punched it in from a yard out to increase the halftime lead.

Dion Jordan caused a fumble off a sack of Glennon later in the third and Terrence Fede was there to recover the loose ball for the turnover. Potter converted from 51 yards out to make it a 20-7 margin late in the third.

On 4th-and-10 on the Miami 13 with under a minute to play, Kafka hooked up with Lavelle Hawkins for a touchdown. Armon Binns recovered the Bucs onside kick attempt as the Dolphins ran out the remainder of the clock.

Game Notes

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Youngstown State wrapped up spring practices under first-year coach Bo Pelini Friday night, and he and his staff surely enjoyed what they saw in running back Martin Ruiz.

Manziel apologizes following rehab stint

Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel issued a statement Friday, offering an apology and thanks to fans, teammates and the organization for support during his recent stay at a treatment facility.

Rays send reliever Beliveau to DL

The Tampa Bay Rays placed reliever Jeff Beliveau on the 15-day disabled list Friday due to soreness in his left shoulder.

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