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Week 14: Indiana 51 at Chicago 41
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Indiana Firebirds Indiana Firebirds 71762151
Chicago Rush Chicago Rush 13614841
Date: Saturday July 20, 2002, Game Time: 12:00 am ET
Arena: Allstate Arena
Attendance: 8,544
MVP: Lindsay Fleshman (CHI)
Ironman of the Game: Dameon Porter (CHI)
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
13:24Indiana FirebirdsTDThompson 1 yd run (Garner kick)Indiana Firebirds 7-0
10:44Chicago RushTDLadd 1 yd run (Brache kick)Tied 7-7
05:14Chicago RushTDFleshman 34 yd pass from Dicken (Brache kick failed)Chicago Rush 13-7
2nd Quarter
12:20Indiana FirebirdsTDThompson 9 yd run (Garner kick)Indiana Firebirds 14-13
09:34Chicago RushTDLadd 29 yd pass from Dicken (Brache kick failed)Chicago Rush 19-14
03:27Indiana FirebirdsFGGarner 40 yd field goalChicago Rush 19-17
00:07Indiana FirebirdsTDBech 34 yd pass from Philyaw (Garner kick)Indiana Firebirds 24-19
3rd Quarter
12:20Chicago RushTDPorter 18 yd pass from Dicken (Brache kick failed)Chicago Rush 25-24
06:52Indiana FirebirdsTDBech 12 yd pass from Philyaw (Garner kick failed)Indiana Firebirds 30-25
01:06Chicago RushTDChatman 8 yd pass from Dicken (Dicken pass to Fleshman)Chicago Rush 33-30
4th Quarter
12:07Indiana FirebirdsTDThompson 1 yd run (Garner kick)Indiana Firebirds 37-33
07:12Indiana FirebirdsTDThompson 9 yd run (Garner kick)Indiana Firebirds 44-33
02:26Chicago RushTDFleshman 7 yd pass from Dicken (Dicken pass to Bowers)Indiana Firebirds 44-41
00:07Indiana FirebirdsTDThompson 1 yd run (Garner kick)Indiana Firebirds 51-41
Note: scores in red indicate lead of more than one possession.
Team Statistics
First Downs2216
Rushing Yards35-5
Passing Yards207267
Fumble Return Yards00
Time of Possession31:4528:15
3rd Down Conv.2/74/5
4th Down Conv.2/20/0
Individual Statistics
Indiana Passing
Ray Philyaw223520720
Chicago Passing
Billy Dicken213526752
Indiana Receiving
Brett Bech8962
Jay Jones7510
DeJuan Alfonzo2300
Eddie Brown2130
Ray Philyaw160
Shawn Foreman170
Drew O`Connor140
Chicago Receiving
Lindsay Fleshman6652
Cornelius Bonner6630
Dameon Porter3431
Antonio Chatman3311
Anthony Ladd2441
James Baron1210
Indiana Rushing
Leroy Thompson6245
Rich Young330
Ray Philyaw280
Chicago Rushing
Anthony Ladd111
Jamie Bowers1-10
Billy Dicken1-50
Indiana Kicking
Nelson Garner6/71/30/00/0
Chicago Kicking
Ignacio Brache1/40/10/00/0
Indiana Returns
Evan Hlavacek3/83/00/0/0
Jay Jones1/13/01/6/0
John Sikora1/0/00/0/0
Greg Williams1/22/00/0/0
Chicago Returns
Antonio Chatman6/109/02/52/0
Indiana Defense
DeJuan Alfonzo3/220.0/00/0
Evan Hlavacek3/120.0/00/0
Jay Jones3/110.0/00/0
Shawn Foreman3/100.0/00/0
Greg Williams2/000.0/00/0
Nelson Garner2/000.0/00/0
Rich Young1/100.0/01/0
Leroy Thompson1/000.0/00/0
Ray Philyaw1/000.0/00/0
Hugh Hunter0/200.0/00/0
Chris Snyder0/110.0/00/0
Brett Bech0/100.0/00/0
Chicago Defense
Dameon Porter6/100.0/00/0
Cedric Walker5/220.0/00/0
Marvin Taylor4/020.0/00/0
Jamie McGourty2/100.0/00/0
John Moyer2/101.0/50/0
Jamie Bowers1/100.0/00/0
Cornelius Bonner1/100.0/00/0
A.J. Blazek1/000.0/00/0
Antonio Chatman1/000.0/00/0
Tim Carey1/000.0/00/0
Rich McKenzie0/300.0/00/0
Tony Bowick0/200.0/00/0
Anthony Hutch0/200.0/00/0
Anthony Ladd0/200.0/00/0
Lindsay Fleshman0/100.0/00/0
Marcus McKenzie0/100.0/00/0
Furnell Hankton0/100.0/00/0
James Baron0/110.0/00/0
Indiana Interceptions
DeJuan Alfonzo130
Greg Williams180
Chicago Interceptions