NFL: Carolina 27, Tampa Bay 21 (OT)

Nov. 18, 2012 at 5:13 PM

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 18 (UPI) -- Josh Freeman's 15-yard scoring pass to Dallas Clark in overtime Sunday boosted the Tampa Bay Buccaneers over Carolina 27-21.

Freeman completed 25-for-46 passes for 248 yards, three touchdowns and two interceptions for the Bucs (6-4), won their fourth straight.

Vincent Jackson gained 94 yards on six receptions while Doug Martin led Tampa Bay's rushers with 138 yards on 24 carries.

The Panthers (2-8) lost for the seventh time in eight games as Cam Newton was held to 252 passing yards and a score on 16-for-29 efficiency.

Brandon LaFell made five catches for 93 yards and a score for Carolina.

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