Panthers vs Buccaneers 2021: time, TV, radio, streaming, weather, odds
The 5-11 Panthers are back on the road (after another loss) for the 2021 season finale: a Week 18 clash with the Buccaneers at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla. On Sunday, Jan.9 at 4 p.m. h 25 ET. The Panthers have lost their last six games and are in desperate need of a win today to boost morale in this appalling season. According to DraftKings Sportsbook, the Panthers (+7.5) are currently underdogs so hopefully the managers are wrong and the Panthers can end the week 6-11 and have something to build on next season.
The last time these two teams met was in week 16, when the Panthers lost 32-6 to Charlotte. The Panthers are 24-18 against the Bucs (entire regular season), and the Panthers have lost the last three games between the two teams. The Bucs are looking to win the No.2 seed in the NFC qualifiers*, and have already won the NFC South title with a 12-4 record.
Below you will find all the information you need to follow the action live.
Match day information
What: Carolina Panthers vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers
When: Sunday, Jan. 9 at 4:25 p.m. ET
Or: Raymond James Stadium (Tampa, Florida)
TV: CBS; Tom McCarthy, Tony Romo (cover card)
Diffusion: FuboTV, Paramount Plus (subscription required), Yahoo! Sports, Panthers mobile application
Radio: Panthers Radio (local); Mick Mixon, Kurt Coleman, Jim Szoke
Spanish radio: Panthers Radio (local); Jaime Moreno, Antonio Ramos
Weather: H-84 Â°, L-64 Â° / Partly cloudy / 10 mph SSE / 9% rain (full forecast)
Chances: Panthers +7.5, Bucs -7.5 | O / U 41.5 | Moneyline: Panthers +280, Bucs -365
Dimensions / lines subject to change. The T & Cs apply. See draftkings.com/sportsbook for details.
You can download the official Panthers app to get live score updates during play right to your phone. Plus, if you live in the NC / SC market, you can listen to the live radio broadcast of every game with the app. You can find the Panthers app in your phone’s app store or you can download the app here.
FuboTV: You can stream and record NFL games live on FuboTV if you purchase a monthly subscription to their service.
Paramount Plus: You can live stream NFL games broadcast on CBS with Paramount Plus. (Note: A subscription is required for this service.)
Yahoo! Sports: You can stream NFL games live on Yahoo! Sports mobile application.
Panthers.com: You can stream all Panthers games on their website. (Note: This option is only available for Market fans.)
NFL GamePass: You can stream all NFL regular season games on demand if you purchase NFL Game Pass *. It’s a bit pricey at $ 100, but that also includes access to the All-22 movie. If you are desperate to watch the Panthers game, there is a 7-day free trial, but sign up at your own risk if you are one of those people who forget to cancel before the free trial ends.
*Note: You cannot watch regular season games live with this option. You have to wait for the games to end before you can stream them.
NFL Network will air condensed reruns of a select group of regular season games throughout the week. To see if / when the Panthers game will be replayed, you can check NFL Network TV Show for more information.
The Panthers will be wearing black jerseys for this game.
You can find information on odds for NFL games by visiting DraftKings Sportsbook.
* – In case you care: The Bucs get the No.2 seed with a win over the Panthers and a loss by the Rams to the 49ers.
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