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Week 6: Buffalo 45 at Grand Rapids 47
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Buffalo Destroyers Buffalo Destroyers 71471745
Grand Rapids Rampage Grand Rapids Rampage 714121447
Date: Saturday May 25, 2002, Game Time: 12:00 am ET
Arena: Van Andel Arena
Attendance: 9,782
MVP: Steve Smith (GRA)
Ironman of the Game: Carlos James (Buf)
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
13:13Grand Rapids RampageTDMarshall 11 yd pass from Dolezel (Gowins kick)Grand Rapids Rampage 7-0
08:52Buffalo DestroyersTDBrown 13 yd pass from McNair (McLaughlin kick)Tied 7-7
2nd Quarter
12:42Grand Rapids RampageTDRyan 2 yd run (Gowins kick)Grand Rapids Rampage 14-7
08:57Buffalo DestroyersTDJames 21 yd pass from McNair (McLaughlin kick)Tied 14-14
05:27Grand Rapids RampageTDSmith 4 yd pass from Dolezel (Gowins kick)Grand Rapids Rampage 21-14
00:54Buffalo DestroyersTDMason 21 yd pass from McNair (McLaughlin kick)Tied 21-21
3rd Quarter
13:00Buffalo DestroyersTDMcNair 1 yd run (McLaughlin kick)Buffalo Destroyers 28-21
09:35Grand Rapids RampageTDSmith 8 yd pass from Dolezel (Gowins kick failed)Buffalo Destroyers 28-27
08:25Grand Rapids RampageTDCompton 9 yd pass from Dolezel (Dolezel pass failed)Grand Rapids Rampage 33-28
4th Quarter
14:56Buffalo DestroyersFGMcLaughlin 26 yd field goalGrand Rapids Rampage 33-31
13:05Grand Rapids RampageTDSmith 27 yd pass from Dolezel (Gowins kick)Grand Rapids Rampage 40-31
08:44Buffalo DestroyersTDCooper 2 yd run (McLaughlin kick)Grand Rapids Rampage 40-38
00:56Grand Rapids RampageTDSmith 11 yd pass from Dolezel (Gowins kick)Grand Rapids Rampage 47-38
00:15Buffalo DestroyersTDBrown 3 yd pass from McNair (McLaughlin kick)Grand Rapids Rampage 47-45
Note: scores in red indicate lead of more than one possession.
Team Statistics
  BuffaloGrand Rapids
First Downs1816
Rushing Yards1618
Passing Yards280281
Fumble Return Yards00
Time of Possession34:0026:00
3rd Down Conv.2/72/5
4th Down Conv.2/22/2
Individual Statistics
Buffalo Passing
Fred McNair223628040
Grand Rapids Passing
Clint Dolezel243228162
Buffalo Receiving
Carlos James61041
Lamart Cooper4270
Kevin Mason4661
Bret Cooper3420
Eddie Brown3312
Jason Bratton110
Juan Long190
Grand Rapids Receiving
Steve Smith7754
Willis Marshall6971
Gary Compton6621
Terrill Shaw3400
Ricky Ross150
Terry Grooms120
Buffalo Rushing
Lamart Cooper491
Fred McNair231
Jason Bratton140
Juan Long100
Grand Rapids Rushing
Chris Ryan4131
Travis McDonald140
Clint Dolezel110
Buffalo Kicking
Steve McLaughlin6/61/40/00/0
Grand Rapids Kicking
Brian Gowins5/60/00/00/0
Buffalo Returns
Lamart Cooper5/101/00/0/0
Grand Rapids Returns
Willis Marshall3/79/00/0/0
Jason Waters1/22/01/11/0
Buffalo Defense
Thomas Bailey2/400.0/00/0
Corey Johnson2/330.0/00/0
Dwaine Carpenter2/330.0/00/0
Carlos James2/210.0/00/0
Kerwin Hairston2/200.0/00/0
Juan Long1/300.0/00/0
Kevin Mason1/100.0/01/0
Bret Cooper1/100.0/00/0
David Caldwell1/000.0/00/0
Silas Demary1/000.0/00/0
Eddie Brown0/300.0/00/0
Jerry Sharp0/200.0/00/0
Derrick Chachere0/100.0/00/0
Jerry Crafts0/100.0/00/0
Hardy Mitchell0/000.0/00/1
Grand Rapids Defense
JoJo Polk4/630.0/00/1
Willis Marshall4/100.0/00/0
Jason Waters2/460.0/00/0
Steve Smith2/000.0/00/0
Joseph Todd1/220.0/00/0
Gary Compton1/200.0/00/0
Brian Gowins1/200.0/00/0
Ricky Ross0/600.0/00/0
Chris Ryan0/300.0/00/0
Terry Grooms0/200.0/00/0
Corey Mayfield0/100.5/30/0
Harold Shaw0/100.0/00/0
Travis McDonald0/001.0/80/0
Israel Raybon0/001.5/80/0
Buffalo Interceptions
Carlos James1240
Corey Johnson100
Grand Rapids Interceptions