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How to watch Falcons vs. Bucs: Time, TV, live stream, radio, weather, latest injury news


FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- An NFC South rematch will take place in Week 15 between the Falcons and the Buccaneers on "Monday Night Football."


Atlanta won its first matchup against Tampa Bay at Mercedes-Benz Stadium 34-20 thanks in part to a dominant performance from Julio Jones. Now, the Falcons must win on the road to remain in the playoff picture and continue to build momentum as they close out the season.


  • What:Atlanta Falcons (8-5) vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers (4-9)
  • When: Monday, Dec. 18, 8:30 p.m. ET
  • Where: Raymond James Stadium, Tampa, Fla.
  • Announcers:Play-by-play – Sean McDonough, color analyst – Jon Gruden
  • Online: NFL Game Pass (out-of-market games can be viewed live)
  • Radio: 92.9 The Game is the Falcons' official radio network. For a list of radio affiliates outside of Atlanta, click here. Fans who also have Sirius or XM Radio can find a list of NFL games, here.

For a full map of every NFL broadcast this weekend, and which games will be available in certain areas, *click here. *

Weather forecast

Here's the current forecast for Monday, according to The Weather Channel:

  • Partly cloudy
  • High/low: 83/62
  • 10 percent chance of precipitation
  • 69 percent humidity

Injury updates

At this point in the season, the Falcons are relatively healthy. There are a few injuries to some key players to track throughout the week, however. Here is the full practice report for the Falcons from Thursday:

  • DE Adrian Clayborn (hamstring) – did not participate
  • RB Tevin Coleman (concussion) – did not participate
  • OL Andy Levitre (triceps) – did not participate
  • WR Mohamed Sanu (knee) – limited  
  • TE Eric Saubert (back) – limited
  • OL Wes Schweitzer (groin) – limited  

The Bucs have a few more injuries to worry about heading into Monday night, and injuries have been a storyline for them for much of the season. Here is the full injury report out of Tampa Bay after Thursday's practice:

  • TE Cameron Brate (hip) – limited
  • LB Lavonte David (hamstring) – did not participate
  • CB Vernon Hargreaves (hamstring) – limited
  • OL Joe Hawley (illness) – did not participate
  • DT Gerald McCoy (biceps) – did not participate
  • DT Clinton McDonald (back) – limited
  • S Josh Robinson (hamstring) – limited
  • OL Donavan Smith (shoulder) – limited
  • OL J.R. Sweezy (shin) – did not participate
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