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NFL: Tampa Bay 17, Miami 13

Aug. 28, 2011 at 1:00 AM

TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 28 (UPI) -- Nathan Overbay boosted Tampa Bay into the lead with a fourth-quarter TD grab Saturday and the Buccaneers held on for a 17-13 pre-season win over Miami.

Overbay's 7-yard grab capped a 71-yard, 10-play drive and put the Bucs on top to stay.

The toss came from Rudy Carpenter, who finished 5-of-8 for 59 yards in relief of Buccaneers starter Josh Freeman (149 yards on 12-of-23 through the air).

The Bucs' other TD came on a second-quarter run from Earnest Graham.

The Dolphins were led by Chad Henne, who finished 10-of-13 for 175 yards and a TD toss to Brandon Marshall (two catches, 90 yards).

Matt Moore later took over at quarterback and went 8-of-16 for 90 yards.

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