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Week 1: Nashville 47 at Columbus 38
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Nashville Kats Nashville Kats 71971447
Columbus Destroyers Columbus Destroyers 71410738
Date: Friday January 28, 2005, Game Time: 7:00 pm ET
Arena: Nationwide Arena
Attendance: 17,171
Off. Player of the Game: Leon Murray (Nas)
Def. Player of the Game: Jarrick Hillery (Nas)
Ironman of the Game: Jarrick Hillery (Nas)
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
14:29Columbus DestroyersTDGroce 35 yd pass from Salisbury (Videtich kick)Columbus Destroyers 7-0
10:07Nashville KatsTDHillery 10 yd pass from Murray (Kral kick)Tied 7-7
2nd Quarter
09:05Nashville KatsTDAlexander 1 yd run (Kral kick)Nashville Kats 14-7
07:24Columbus DestroyersTDGroce 45 yd pass from Salisbury (Videtich kick)Tied 14-14
02:11Nashville KatsTDNagle 2 yd run (Kral kick failed)Nashville Kats 20-14
01:00Columbus DestroyersTDWhite 13 yd pass from Salisbury (Videtich kick)Columbus Destroyers 21-20
00:01Nashville KatsTDColeman 14 yd pass from Murray (Kral kick failed)Nashville Kats 26-21
3rd Quarter
14:04Columbus DestroyersTDWhite 30 yd pass from Salisbury (Videtich kick)Columbus Destroyers 28-26
08:25Columbus DestroyersFGVidetich 20 yd field goalColumbus Destroyers 31-26
02:42Nashville KatsTDMurray 1 yd run (Kral kick)Nashville Kats 33-31
4th Quarter
11:13Columbus DestroyersTDSalisbury 1 yd run (Videtich kick)Columbus Destroyers 38-33
06:02Nashville KatsTDAlexander 24 yd pass from Murray (Kral kick)Nashville Kats 40-38
00:39Nashville KatsTDMurray 6 yd run (Kral kick)Nashville Kats 47-38
Note: scores in red indicate lead of more than one possession.
Team Statistics
First Downs2214
Rushing Yards827
Passing Yards232236
Fumble Return Yards00
Time of Possession37:4522:15
3rd Down Conv.7/194/8
4th Down Conv.0/21/2
Individual Statistics
Nashville Passing
Leon Murray253523230
Columbus Passing
Chad Salisbury173223643
Nashville Receiving
Fred Coleman9941
Jarrick Hillery7561
Gabe Amey5400
Darryl Hammond2110
Dan Alexander1241
Reggie Stephens170
Columbus Receiving
Damien Groce71132
Cornelius White5852
Bobby Olive2170
DJ Humphries2100
Lenzie Jackson1110
Nashville Rushing
Leon Murray7362
Dan Alexander6251
Fred Coleman360
Kevin Nagle321
Levelle Brown290
Jarrick Hillery140
Columbus Rushing
Chad Salisbury211
Damien Groce130
Sedrick Robinson130
Chris Pope100
Nashville Kicking
Gary Kral5/70/00/00/0
Columbus Kicking
Steve Videtich5/51/10/00/0
Nashville Returns
Fred Coleman2/11/00/0/0
Jarrick Hillery2/23/00/0/0
Columbus Returns
Sedrick Robinson4/81/00/0/0
Damien Groce2/41/00/0/0
Nashville Defense
Jarrick Hillery5/110.0/00/0
Rober' Freeman4/210.0/00/0
DeRon Jenkins2/000.0/00/0
Reggie Stephens2/000.0/00/0
Darryl Hammond1/300.0/00/0
Levelle Brown1/200.0/00/0
Tim Morabito1/000.0/00/0
Charlie Morris1/000.0/00/0
Gary Kral0/100.0/00/0
Dan Alexander0/100.0/00/0
Gabe Amey0/000.0/01/0
Columbus Defense
Donvetis Franklin10/100.0/00/0
Lenzie Jackson5/100.0/00/0
Sedrick Robinson5/100.0/00/0
Cornelius White4/100.0/00/0
JoJo Polk4/000.0/00/0
Chris Pope2/200.0/00/0
DJ Humphries2/100.0/00/0
Ken Jones1/201.0/50/0
Wilmont Perry1/210.0/00/0
Damien Groce1/000.0/00/0
Bill Duff0/300.0/00/0
Curtis Eason0/100.0/00/0
Chris Janek0/100.0/00/0
Nashville Interceptions
DeRon Jenkins250
Jarrick Hillery100
Columbus Interceptions