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Week 13: Tampa Bay 59 at New York 45
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Tampa Bay Storm Tampa Bay Storm 1913131459
New York Dragons New York Dragons 314141445
Date: Sunday April 27, 2003, Game Time: 3:00 pm ET
Arena: Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Attendance: 9,767
MVP: Lawrence Samuels (TAM)
Ironman of the Game: BJ Cohen (TAM)
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
10:28New York DragonsFGHowfield 41 yd field goalNew York Dragons 3-0
09:35Tampa Bay StormTDSamuels 44 yd pass from Kaleo ( kick failed)Tampa Bay Storm 6-3
05:07Tampa Bay StormTDSolomon 17 yd pass from Kaleo (Kaleo pass failed)Tampa Bay Storm 12-3
01:35Tampa Bay StormTDCohen 9 yd pass from Kaleo (Cool kick)Tampa Bay Storm 19-3
2nd Quarter
11:42New York DragonsTDFurrey 15 yd pass from Petrus (Howfield kick)Tampa Bay Storm 19-10
08:33Tampa Bay StormTDWhite 1 yd run (Toliver pass failed)Tampa Bay Storm 25-10
03:39Tampa Bay StormTDSaunders 5 yd pass from Kaleo (Cool kick)Tampa Bay Storm 32-10
00:41New York DragonsTDPetrus 1 yd run (Howfield kick)Tampa Bay Storm 32-17
3rd Quarter
11:15New York DragonsTDJohnson 37 yd interception return (Howfield kick)Tampa Bay Storm 32-24
09:51Tampa Bay StormTDSolomon 48 yd kickoff return (Cool kick)Tampa Bay Storm 39-24
06:34New York DragonsTDPetrus 2 yd run (Howfield kick)Tampa Bay Storm 39-31
02:07Tampa Bay StormTDSolomon 19 yd pass from Kaleo (Cool kick failed)Tampa Bay Storm 45-31
4th Quarter
13:44New York DragonsTDFurrey 4 yd pass from Petrus (Howfield kick)Tampa Bay Storm 45-38
13:15Tampa Bay StormTDSamuels 7 yd kickoff return (Cool kick)Tampa Bay Storm 52-38
08:31Tampa Bay StormTDSolomon 3 yd pass from Kaleo (Cool kick)Tampa Bay Storm 59-38
03:43New York DragonsTDAnthony 18 yd pass from Petrus (Howfield kick)Tampa Bay Storm 59-45
Note: scores in red indicate lead of more than one possession.
Team Statistics
  Tampa BayNew York
First Downs1919
Rushing Yards1429
Passing Yards226194
Fumble Return Yards00
Time of Possession27:5732:03
3rd Down Conv.0/32/7
4th Down Conv.1/11/4
Individual Statistics
Tampa Bay Passing
John Kaleo152422661
New York Passing
Brent Petrus173319431
Tampa Bay Receiving
Lawrence Samuels51181
Freddie Solomon5593
David Saunders4401
BJ Cohen191
New York Receiving
Will Holder6470
Chris Anthony5881
Mike Furrey4492
Damien Groce150
Eric England150
Tampa Bay Rushing
David White591
Darion Conner230
Nyle Wiren120
New York Rushing
Brent Petrus5102
Rodney Filer4140
Nian Taylor150
Tampa Bay Kicking
David Cool5/70/10/00/0
New York Kicking
Ian Howfield6/61/10/00/0
Tampa Bay Returns
TT Toliver3/46/00/0/0
Freddie Solomon2/58/10/0/0
Lawrence Samuels2/14/10/0/0
Keita Crespina1/0/00/0/0
New York Returns
Donvetis Franklin8/119/00/0/0
Mike Furrey2/9/00/0/0
Tampa Bay Defense
Keita Crespina4/210.0/00/0
Corey Sawyer4/110.0/01/0
Omarr Smith3/100.0/00/0
David White2/210.0/00/0
Lawrence Samuels2/110.0/00/1
BJ Cohen2/002.0/90/0
Troy Wilson2/010.0/00/0
David Saunders2/000.0/00/0
Kelvin Kinney2/000.0/00/0
Eric Thomas1/000.0/00/0
David Cool1/000.0/00/0
TT Toliver1/000.0/00/0
Ernest Certain0/210.0/00/0
Darion Conner0/100.0/00/0
Nyle Wiren0/000.0/01/0
New York Defense
Donvetis Franklin4/010.0/00/0
Corey Johnson3/110.0/00/0
Carlos James2/400.0/00/0
Matt Steeple2/000.0/00/0
Kerry Taylor1/200.0/00/0
Rodney Filer1/200.0/00/0
Will Holder1/200.0/00/0
Chris Anthony1/100.0/00/0
Mike Furrey1/000.0/00/0
Eric England1/001.0/80/0
Jermaine Miles0/100.0/00/0
Anthony Hutch0/100.0/00/0
Tampa Bay Interceptions
Omarr Smith140
New York Interceptions
Corey Johnson1371