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Week 13: Carolina 52 at Buffalo 31
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Carolina Cobras Carolina Cobras 714141752
Buffalo Destroyers Buffalo Destroyers 7314731
Date: Friday July 12, 2002, Game Time: 12:00 am ET
Arena: First Niagara Center
Attendance: 6,685
MVP: Aaron Bailey (Car)
Ironman of the Game: Andre Bowden (Car)
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
12:22Carolina CobrasTDFleming 24 yd pass from Fitzgerald (Schmitz kick)Carolina Cobras 7-0
08:01Buffalo DestroyersTDBrown 13 yd pass from McNair (McLaughlin kick)Tied 7-7
2nd Quarter
14:57Carolina CobrasTDFleming 5 yd pass from Fitzgerald (Schmitz kick)Carolina Cobras 14-7
10:17Buffalo DestroyersFGMcLaughlin 22 yd field goalCarolina Cobras 14-10
00:06Carolina CobrasTDBailey 9 yd pass from Fitzgerald (Schmitz kick)Carolina Cobras 21-10
3rd Quarter
07:53Carolina CobrasTDBowden 3 yd run (Schmitz kick)Carolina Cobras 28-10
05:31Buffalo DestroyersTDCooper 20 yd pass from McNair (McLaughlin kick)Carolina Cobras 28-17
01:50Carolina CobrasTDHayes 19 yd pass from Fitzgerald (Schmitz kick)Carolina Cobras 35-17
00:28Buffalo DestroyersTDBailey 40 yd pass from McNair (McLaughlin kick)Carolina Cobras 35-24
4th Quarter
09:53Carolina CobrasFGSchmitz 27 yd field goalCarolina Cobras 38-24
04:03Carolina CobrasTDBailey 23 yd pass from Fitzgerald (Schmitz kick)Carolina Cobras 45-24
01:33Buffalo DestroyersTDBailey 9 yd pass from McNair (McLaughlin kick)Carolina Cobras 45-31
01:13Carolina CobrasTDBowden 1 yd kickoff return (Schmitz kick)Carolina Cobras 52-31
Note: scores in red indicate lead of more than one possession.
Team Statistics
  CarolinaBuffalo
First Downs1715
Rushing Yards12-1
Passing Yards219218
Fumbles/Lost0/02/0
Fumble Return Yards00
Penalties/Yards3/204/30
Time of Possession32:0527:55
3rd Down Conv.4/91/8
4th Down Conv.2/22/4
Individual Statistics
Carolina Passing
 CompAttYdsTDInt
John Fitzgerald233921950
Buffalo Passing
 CompAttYdsTDInt
Fred McNair183421241
Jeff Loots13601
Carolina Receiving
 RecYdsTD
Aaron Bailey111122
Cory Fleming6602
Kerry Hayes3381
Carl Bond240
Rj Anderson150
Buffalo Receiving
 RecYdsTD
Bret Cooper7771
Lamart Cooper4250
Thomas Bailey3612
Kevin Mason3360
Carlos James160
Eddie Brown1131
Carolina Rushing
 RushYdsTD
John Fitzgerald170
Andre Bowden131
Aaron Bailey110
Marrio Grier110
Buffalo Rushing
 RushYdsTD
Fred McNair3-130
Carlos James230
Lamart Cooper160
Jason Bratton120
Juan Long110
Carolina Kicking
 1pt3pt2pt4pt
Brian Schmitz7/71/30/00/0
Buffalo Kicking
 1pt3pt2pt4pt
Steve McLaughlin4/41/20/00/0
Carolina Returns
 KORetMFGRet
Clarence Lawson3/31/00/0/0
Carl Bond2/38/01/34/0
Andre Bowden1/1/10/0/0
Buffalo Returns
 KORetMFGRet
Lamart Cooper7/151/00/0/0
Carolina Defense
 T/APDSacksF/R
Carl Bond5/000.0/00/0
Kevin Gaines4/210.0/00/0
Clarence Lawson4/110.0/00/0
Rob Davis3/200.0/00/0
Dary Myricks2/110.0/00/0
Juan Porter2/010.0/00/0
Marcus Keys2/001.0/40/0
Andre Bowden1/201.0/30/0
Brian Schmitz1/000.0/00/0
Andre Purvis1/000.0/00/0
Jon McCall0/200.0/01/0
Marrio Grier0/110.0/00/0
Cory Fleming0/100.0/00/0
Rj Anderson0/010.0/00/0
Buffalo Defense
 T/APDSacksF/R
Corey Johnson9/110.0/00/0
Prentice Taylor5/210.0/00/0
Carlos James2/100.0/00/0
Thomas Bailey1/100.0/00/0
Bret Cooper1/010.0/00/0
Jason Bratton1/000.0/00/0
Kerwin Hairston1/000.0/00/0
Hardy Mitchell1/000.0/00/0
Juan Long0/200.0/00/0
David Caldwell0/100.0/00/0
Eddie Brown0/100.0/00/0
Silas Demary0/100.0/00/0
Jerry Sharp0/000.0/00/0
Carolina Interceptions
 IntsYdsTD
Carl Bond190
Kevin Gaines1240
Buffalo Interceptions
 IntsYdsTD