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Playoff game: Tampa Bay 66 at Los Angeles 41
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Tampa Bay Storm Tampa Bay Storm 2117141466
Los Angeles Avengers Los Angeles Avengers 141301441
Date: Saturday July 27, 2002, Game Time: 12:00 am ET
Arena: Staples Center
Attendance: 9,203
MVP: Shane Stafford (TAM)
Ironman of the Game: Lawrence Samuels (TAM)
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
13:51Tampa Bay StormTDAshley 34 yd pass from Stafford (Elezovic kick)Tampa Bay Storm 7-0
11:09Los Angeles AvengersTDHopkins 8 yd pass from Graziani (Hamilton kick)Tied 7-7
09:31Tampa Bay StormTDWhite 34 yd pass from Stafford (Elezovic kick)Tampa Bay Storm 14-7
07:02Los Angeles AvengersTDJackson 33 yd pass from Graziani (Hamilton kick)Tied 14-14
02:01Tampa Bay StormTDProctor 3 yd run (Elezovic kick)Tampa Bay Storm 21-14
2nd Quarter
08:20Tampa Bay StormFGElezovic 20 yd field goalTampa Bay Storm 24-14
06:57Los Angeles AvengersTDJackson 8 yd pass from Graziani (Hamilton kick failed)Tampa Bay Storm 24-20
05:03Tampa Bay StormTDSaunders 21 yd pass from Stafford (Elezovic kick)Tampa Bay Storm 31-20
03:42Los Angeles AvengersTDWashington Jr 34 yd pass from Graziani (Hamilton kick)Tampa Bay Storm 31-27
00:03Tampa Bay StormTDSaunders 6 yd pass from Stafford (Elezovic kick)Tampa Bay Storm 38-27
3rd Quarter
09:29Tampa Bay StormTDSchexnayder 5 yd pass from Stafford (Elezovic kick)Tampa Bay Storm 45-27
01:45Tampa Bay StormTDStafford 1 yd run (Elezovic kick)Tampa Bay Storm 52-27
4th Quarter
13:33Los Angeles AvengersTDJackson 9 yd pass from Graziani (Hamilton kick)Tampa Bay Storm 52-34
11:42Tampa Bay StormTDSamuels 13 yd pass from Stafford (Elezovic kick)Tampa Bay Storm 59-34
05:45Tampa Bay StormTDSchexnayder 13 yd pass from Stafford (Elezovic kick)Tampa Bay Storm 66-34
03:48Los Angeles AvengersTDWashington Jr 21 yd pass from Graziani (Hamilton kick)Tampa Bay Storm 66-41
Note: scores in red indicate lead of more than one possession.
Team Statistics
  Tampa BayLos Angeles
First Downs2511
Rushing Yards344
Passing Yards307245
Fumbles/Lost2/11/1
Fumble Return Yards00
Penalties/Yards3/185/28
Time of Possession35:2524:35
3rd Down Conv.0/32/6
4th Down Conv.1/10/1
Individual Statistics
Tampa Bay Passing
 CompAttYdsTDInt
Shane Stafford222829871
Scott Milanovich11900
Los Angeles Passing
 CompAttYdsTDInt
Tony Graziani162924563
Tampa Bay Receiving
 RecYdsTD
Calvin Schexnayder7642
Lawrence Samuels5611
David Saunders5532
Alvin Ashley3671
Keita Crespina2280
David White1341
Los Angeles Receiving
 RecYdsTD
Chris Jackson8963
Greg Hopkins3641
JJ Washington Jr3622
Chad Dukes140
Kevin Ingram1190
Tampa Bay Rushing
 RushYdsTD
Basil Proctor6261
David White350
Shane Stafford311
Keita Crespina220
Los Angeles Rushing
 RushYdsTD
Chad Dukes140
Tampa Bay Kicking
 1pt3pt2pt4pt
Pete Elezovic9/91/10/00/0
Los Angeles Kicking
 1pt3pt2pt4pt
Remy Hamilton5/60/10/00/0
Tampa Bay Returns
 KORetMFGRet
TT Toliver3/49/00/0/0
Los Angeles Returns
 KORetMFGRet
Chad Dukes4/75/00/0/0
Anthony Rice3/70/00/0/0
Tampa Bay Defense
 T/APDSacksF/R
TT Toliver3/210.0/00/0
Lawrence Samuels3/100.0/00/0
John Williams3/100.0/00/0
Ernest Certain2/000.0/00/0
Rod Williams1/100.0/00/0
Nyle Wiren1/000.0/00/0
Keita Crespina1/000.0/00/0
David Saunders0/100.0/00/0
Alvin Ashley0/010.0/00/0
Eric Thomas0/001.0/40/0
Darion Conner0/010.0/00/0
Troy Wilson0/000.0/00/1
Basil Proctor0/001.0/60/0
Los Angeles Defense
 T/APDSacksF/R
Sean McNamara4/000.0/00/0
Kevin Ingram3/000.0/00/0
Ron Puggi3/000.0/00/0
Anthony Rice3/000.0/00/0
Greg Hopkins3/000.0/00/0
Chad Dukes3/001.0/40/0
Dale Koscielski2/100.0/00/0
Chris Butterfield1/100.0/00/1
Sacha Lancaster1/000.0/00/0
Shatony Sargeant0/100.0/00/0
Carlos Fowler0/100.0/00/0
La'Zerius White0/001.0/81/0
Mark Ricks0/000.0/00/0
Tampa Bay Interceptions
 IntsYdsTD
Lawrence Samuels190
Alvin Ashley100
TT Toliver100
Los Angeles Interceptions
 IntsYdsTD
Mark Ricks120