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2 at New Orleans
NFL Rank: 25
Opponents' 2009 winning percentage: .480
Games against 2009 playoff teams: 5
To turn things around, the Bucs must start early. They have winnable home games against the Browns and the Steelers (without Ben Roethlisberger) at home in Weeks 1 and 3 before a dicey trip to Cincy and a home date with the defending champion Saints. The slate gets hard starting in Week 8 with a four-game stretch that includes two cross-country road trips, to Arizona and to San Francisco.