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Postgame Coverage - Boxscore
Week 3: New York 45 at Indiana 52
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New York Dragons New York Dragons 7237845
Indiana Firebirds Indiana Firebirds 142531052
Date: Saturday May 4, 2002, Game Time: 12:00 am ET
Arena: Bankers Life Fieldhouse
Attendance: 8,923
MVP: Eddie Brown (Ind)
Ironman of the Game: Jay Jones (Ind)
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
11:20Indiana FirebirdsTDBrown 2 yd pass from Philyaw (Garner kick)Indiana Firebirds 7-0
04:35Indiana FirebirdsTDBrown 10 yd pass from Philyaw (Garner kick)Indiana Firebirds 14-0
03:44New York DragonsTDPapin 55 yd kickoff return (Rush kick)Indiana Firebirds 14-7
2nd Quarter
12:58Indiana FirebirdsTDPhilyaw 3 yd run (Garner kick failed)Indiana Firebirds 20-7
10:07New York DragonsTDFurrey 9 yd pass from Nagy (Rush kick)Indiana Firebirds 20-14
07:37Indiana FirebirdsTDBrown 24 yd pass from Philyaw (Garner kick failed)Indiana Firebirds 26-14
06:15New York DragonsTDPapin 47 yd pass from Nagy (Rush kick)Indiana Firebirds 26-21
01:44New York DragonsDCDoxzon missed PAT returnIndiana Firebirds 26-23
01:44Indiana FirebirdsTDJohnson 14 yd pass from Philyaw (Garner pass failed)Indiana Firebirds 32-23
00:41New York DragonsTDDoxzon 27 yd pass from Nagy (Rush kick)Indiana Firebirds 32-30
00:00Indiana FirebirdsTDBrown 1 yd pass from Philyaw (Garner kick)Indiana Firebirds 39-30
3rd Quarter
05:18New York DragonsTDDoxzon 6 yd pass from Nagy (Rush kick)Indiana Firebirds 39-37
02:08Indiana FirebirdsFGGarner 47 yd field goalIndiana Firebirds 42-37
4th Quarter
11:15Indiana FirebirdsFGGarner 42 yd field goalIndiana Firebirds 45-37
09:36New York DragonsTDPapin 11 yd pass from Nagy (Nagy pass to Papin)Tied 45-45
05:15Indiana FirebirdsTDBrown 9 yd pass from Philyaw (Garner kick)Indiana Firebirds 52-45
Note: scores in red indicate lead of more than one possession.
Team Statistics
  New YorkIndiana
First Downs1424
Rushing Yards218
Passing Yards223291
Fumbles/Lost0/01/0
Fumble Return Yards00
Penalties/Yards7/355/29
Time of Possession00:0000:00
3rd Down Conv.1/55/8
4th Down Conv.0/20/0
Individual Statistics
New York Passing
 CompAttYdsTDInt
Matt Nagy153022352
Indiana Passing
 CompAttYdsTDInt
Ray Philyaw324929160
New York Receiving
 RecYdsTD
Todd Doxzon5892
Mike Furrey4521
Steve Papin2582
Geoff Turner250
Carl Sacco1120
Jason Maxwell170
Indiana Receiving
 RecYdsTD
Eddie Brown10845
Jay Jones9530
Gary Compton7890
Van Johnson6650
New York Rushing
 RushYdsTD
Mike Furrey120
Indiana Rushing
 RushYdsTD
Eddie Brown230
Ray Philyaw291
Ricky Hall160
New York Kicking
 1pt3pt2pt4pt
Clay Rush5/50/10/00/0
Indiana Kicking
 1pt3pt2pt4pt
Nelson Garner4/62/30/00/0
New York Returns
 KORetMFGRet
Steve Papin9/205/10/0/0
Indiana Returns
 KORetMFGRet
Jay Jones3/68/00/0/0
Eddie Brown1/1/01/0/0
New York Defense
 T/APDSacksF/R
Shea Showers10/200.0/00/0
Donvetis Franklin9/110.0/00/0
Mike Furrey5/310.0/00/0
Rodney Filer2/100.0/00/0
Todd Doxzon1/200.0/00/0
Clay Rush1/000.0/00/0
Nate Bell1/020.0/00/0
Robert Stewart1/001.0/71/0
Geoff Turner1/000.0/00/0
Chin Achebe0/100.0/00/0
Matt Steeple0/100.0/00/0
Carl Sacco0/100.0/00/0
Sean Tremblay0/010.0/00/0
Indiana Defense
 T/APDSacksF/R
Cornelius Coe3/020.0/00/0
Jay Jones2/110.0/00/0
DeJuan Alfonzo2/020.0/00/0
Ricky Hall2/000.0/00/0
Greg Williams2/010.0/00/0
Leroy Thompson1/100.0/00/0
Chris Snyder1/100.0/00/0
John Sikora1/000.0/00/0
Hugh Hunter1/000.0/00/0
Nelson Garner1/000.0/00/0
Shawn Foreman0/110.0/00/0
Umar Muhammad0/100.0/00/0
Gary Compton0/100.0/00/0
New York Interceptions
 IntsYdsTD
Indiana Interceptions
 IntsYdsTD
DeJuan Alfonzo110
Shawn Foreman1160