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Week 8: Houston 43 at Chicago 48
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Houston ThunderBears Houston ThunderBears 77141543
Chicago Rush Chicago Rush 72112848
Date: Saturday June 2, 2001, Game Time: 12:00 am ET
Arena: Allstate Arena
Attendance: 7,604
MVP: Dameon Porter (CHI)
Ironman of the Game: Dameon Porter (CHI)
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
13:15Houston ThunderBearsTDDavis 27 yd pass from Hammel (Szeredy kick)Houston ThunderBears 7-0
11:46Chicago RushTDPorter 11 yd pass from Dicken (Elezovic kick)Tied 7-7
2nd Quarter
13:08Chicago RushTDKoscielski 9 yd pass from Dicken (Elezovic kick)Chicago Rush 14-7
09:50Houston ThunderBearsTDHammel 4 yd run (Szeredy kick)Tied 14-14
02:35Chicago RushTDBowers 1 yd run (Elezovic kick)Chicago Rush 21-14
00:00Chicago RushTDHutch fumble return (Elezovic kick)Chicago Rush 28-14
3rd Quarter
14:11Chicago RushTDDouglass 9 yd pass from Dicken (Elezovic kick failed)Chicago Rush 34-14
08:10Houston ThunderBearsTDFitzgerald 3 yd run (Szeredy kick)Chicago Rush 34-21
07:33Chicago RushTDDouglass 57 yd kickoff return (Carey pass failed)Chicago Rush 40-21
06:01Houston ThunderBearsTDMelton 8 yd pass from Fitzgerald (Szeredy kick)Chicago Rush 40-28
4th Quarter
14:54Houston ThunderBearsTDRobinson 31 yd pass from Fitzgerald (Szeredy kick failed)Chicago Rush 40-34
11:31Chicago RushTDPorter 28 yd pass from Dicken (Dicken pass to Porter)Chicago Rush 48-34
06:34Houston ThunderBearsTDFitzgerald 2 yd run (Szeredy kick)Chicago Rush 48-41
05:59Houston ThunderBearsSBazile safetyChicago Rush 48-43
Note: scores in red indicate lead of more than one possession.
Team Statistics
  HoustonChicago
First Downs1910
Rushing Yards2911
Passing Yards276196
Fumbles/Lost3/20/0
Fumble Return Yards0-1
Penalties/Yards7/359/49
Time of Possession34:5925:01
3rd Down Conv.1/63/7
4th Down Conv.3/40/1
Individual Statistics
Houston Passing
 CompAttYdsTDInt
John Fitzgerald91915120
Todd Hammel101812513
Chicago Passing
 CompAttYdsTDInt
Billy Dicken163219642
Houston Receiving
 RecYdsTD
Rj Anderson6680
Sedrick Robinson5891
Damon Bowers4650
Terence Davis3461
Terrence Melton181
Chicago Receiving
 RecYdsTD
Joe Douglass6641
Dameon Porter51182
Cornelius Bonner350
Jamie Bowers100
Dale Koscielski191
Houston Rushing
 RushYdsTD
John Fitzgerald482
Rick Boyer370
Terrence Melton3-10
Damon Bowers2110
Todd Hammel141
Chicago Rushing
 RushYdsTD
Jamie McGourty260
Jamie Bowers211
Joe Douglass140
Cornelius Bonner100
Houston Kicking
 1pt3pt2pt4pt
Scott Szeredy5/60/10/00/0
Chicago Kicking
 1pt3pt2pt4pt
Pete Elezovic4/50/20/00/0
Houston Returns
 KORetMFGRet
Sedrick Robinson6/112/00/0/0
Terrence Melton1/19/00/0/0
Terence Davis0/0/02/14/0
Chicago Returns
 KORetMFGRet
Joe Douglass3/101/10/0/0
Derek Stingley2/37/00/0/0
Dameon Porter0/0/01/11/0
Houston Defense
 T/APDSacksF/R
Larry Jones5/000.0/00/0
Scotty Lindsey3/130.0/00/0
Terrence Melton3/000.0/00/0
Rick Boyer3/000.0/00/0
Carl Greenwood2/110.0/00/0
Wilky Bazile2/000.0/00/0
Scott Szeredy1/000.0/00/0
Brent Burnside1/000.0/00/0
Sean McNamara1/000.0/00/0
John Fitzgerald1/000.0/00/0
Todd Hammel1/000.0/00/0
Damon Bowers0/110.0/00/0
Greg Davis0/100.0/00/0
Chicago Defense
 T/APDSacksF/R
Derek Stingley7/110.0/00/0
Kelvin Hunter5/010.0/00/0
Dameon Porter3/020.0/00/0
Cornelius Bonner3/000.0/01/0
George Massey3/000.0/00/0
Jamie McGourty3/010.0/00/0
Jai Hill3/000.0/01/0
Dale Koscielski2/000.0/00/0
Vernon Broughton2/000.0/00/0
Jamie Bowers1/000.0/00/0
Chris Lawson1/000.0/00/0
Marcus McKenzie1/000.0/01/1
A.J. Blazek1/010.0/00/0
Reggie Hargrove0/100.0/00/0
Pete Elezovic0/100.0/00/0
Jim Steibel II0/100.0/00/0
Anthony Hutch0/021.0/40/1
Houston Interceptions
 IntsYdsTD
Damon Bowers100
Carl Greenwood1-50
Chicago Interceptions
 IntsYdsTD
Dameon Porter2100
Anthony Hutch130