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Week 12: Tampa Bay 54 at Austin 42
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Tampa Bay Storm Tampa Bay Storm 717141654
Austin Wranglers Austin Wranglers 2177742
Date: Sunday April 17, 2005, Game Time: 4:00 pm ET
Arena: Erwin Center
Attendance: 12,581
Off. Player of the Game: Lawrence Samuels (TAM)
Def. Player of the Game: Jonathan Ordway (TAM)
Ironman of the Game: Lynarise Elpheage (TAM)
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
09:54Austin WranglersTDBryant 1 yd run (Sievers kick)Austin Wranglers 7-0
05:39Tampa Bay StormTDElpheage 2 yd pass from Stafford (George kick)Tied 7-7
01:15Austin WranglersTDRubio 5 yd pass from Fitzgerald (Sievers kick)Austin Wranglers 14-7
00:11Austin WranglersTDBryant 1 yd run (Sievers kick)Austin Wranglers 21-7
2nd Quarter
07:24Tampa Bay StormTDSamuels 4 yd pass from Stafford (George kick)Austin Wranglers 21-14
03:55Tampa Bay StormFGGeorge 30 yd field goalAustin Wranglers 21-17
00:54Austin WranglersTDKrager 12 yd pass from Fitzgerald (Sievers kick)Austin Wranglers 28-17
00:29Tampa Bay StormTDSamuels 12 yd pass from Stafford (George kick)Austin Wranglers 28-24
3rd Quarter
05:32Tampa Bay StormTDSamuels 5 yd pass from Stafford (George kick)Tampa Bay Storm 31-28
04:07Austin WranglersTDGooch 37 yd pass from Fitzgerald (Sievers kick)Austin Wranglers 35-31
00:10Tampa Bay StormTDPenright 1 yd run (George kick)Tampa Bay Storm 38-35
4th Quarter
12:15Austin WranglersTDGooch 32 yd pass from Fitzgerald (Sievers kick)Austin Wranglers 42-38
08:22Tampa Bay StormTDSolomon 8 yd pass from Stafford (George kick)Tampa Bay Storm 45-42
05:44Tampa Bay StormFGGeorge 25 yd field goalTampa Bay Storm 48-42
01:23Tampa Bay StormTDPenright 1 yd run (George kick failed)Tampa Bay Storm 54-42
Note: scores in red indicate lead of more than one possession.
Team Statistics
  Tampa BayAustin
First Downs2214
Rushing Yards711
Passing Yards207216
Fumble Return Yards00
Time of Possession36:2123:39
3rd Down Conv.6/102/5
4th Down Conv.0/01/3
Individual Statistics
Tampa Bay Passing
Shane Stafford254120750
Austin Passing
John Fitzgerald173221641
Tampa Bay Receiving
Lawrence Samuels111033
Freddie Solomon5651
Clif Dell3200
Lynarise Elpheage3111
Jarrod Penright160
Shane Stafford1-40
Kenny Christian160
Austin Receiving
Ira Gooch51112
Darrin Chiaverini4230
Greg Brown2360
Kevin Nickerson2180
Dane Krager1121
Charlie Davidson190
Angel Rubio151
Rich McCleskey120
Tampa Bay Rushing
Jarrod Penright452
Shane Stafford120
Umar Muhammad100
Austin Rushing
Henry Bryant5112
Dane Krager200
Tampa Bay Kicking
Matt George6/72/20/00/0
Austin Kicking
Todd Sievers6/60/10/00/0
Tampa Bay Returns
Freddie Solomon4/58/00/0/0
Clif Dell1/0/00/0/0
Austin Returns
Ira Gooch3/37/00/0/0
Kevin Nickerson1/5/00/0/0
Tampa Bay Defense
Tramain Jones5/200.0/00/1
Mike Sutton2/100.0/00/0
Lawrence Samuels2/110.0/00/0
Jonathan Ordway2/020.0/00/0
Nyle Wiren1/200.0/00/0
Ernest Ross1/200.0/00/0
Lynarise Elpheage1/000.0/00/0
Ernest Certain1/010.0/00/0
Clif Dell1/000.0/00/0
Umar Muhammad1/000.0/00/0
Jarrod Penright0/200.0/00/0
Rod Williams0/100.0/00/0
Ricky Hall0/100.0/00/0
Kenny Christian0/010.0/00/0
Austin Defense
Brent Browner7/020.0/00/0
Kevin Nickerson5/110.0/00/0
Cedric Walker3/110.0/00/0
Tom Briggs2/100.0/00/0
Charlie Davidson2/000.0/00/0
Darrin Chiaverini2/000.0/00/0
Rich McCleskey2/000.0/00/0
Ira Gooch1/000.0/00/0
Dane Krager1/000.0/00/1
Daniel Kegler1/000.0/00/0
Henry Bryant0/200.0/00/0
Aaron Humphrey0/110.0/01/0
Angel Rubio0/000.0/00/0
Greg Brown0/000.0/01/0
Tampa Bay Interceptions
Jonathan Ordway100
Austin Interceptions