Tennessee State stifles Florida A&M, 27-7

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Posted at 11:19 PM, Sep 27, 2014
and last updated 2014-09-27 23:19:00-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTXL) - Florida A&M fell to 0-4 on the season, falling on the road to FCS No. 21 Tennessee State, 27-7.

The Tigers' defense forced the Rattlers' offense into nine punts on the day, along with two interceptions, and one fumble recovery. The TSU "D" scored two touchdowns as well.

Former Lincoln Trojan Ronald Butler passed for 151 yards in the Tigers' winning effort.

The Rattlers did not score until the third quarter on a 16-yard run by quarterback Damien Fleming.