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Week 4: Chicago 55 at Columbus 47
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Chicago Rush Chicago Rush 1417141055
Columbus Destroyers Columbus Destroyers 147131347
Date: Saturday March 24, 2007, Game Time: 7:00 pm ET
Arena: Nationwide Arena
Attendance: 16,390
Off. Player of the Game: Matt D'Orazio (CHI)
Def. Player of the Game: EJ Burt (CHI)
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
12:08Columbus DestroyersTDSaunders 11 yd pass from Nagy (Martinez kick)Columbus Destroyers 7-0
06:30Chicago RushTDSippio 6 yd pass from D'Orazio (Frantz kick)Tied 7-7
04:51Chicago RushTDSippio 4 yd pass from D'Orazio (Frantz kick)Chicago Rush 14-7
00:05Columbus DestroyersTDGreetis 4 yd run (Martinez kick)Tied 14-14
2nd Quarter
09:51Chicago RushTDSippio 17 yd pass from D'Orazio (Frantz kick)Chicago Rush 21-14
02:22Chicago RushTDD'Orazio 1 yd run (Frantz kick)Chicago Rush 28-14
00:39Columbus DestroyersTDNagy 6 yd run (Martinez kick)Chicago Rush 28-21
00:00Chicago RushFGFrantz 40 yd field goalChicago Rush 31-21
3rd Quarter
12:41Chicago RushTDD'Orazio 1 yd run (Frantz kick)Chicago Rush 38-21
06:44Columbus DestroyersTDNagy 2 yd run (Martinez kick)Chicago Rush 38-28
05:01Chicago RushTDMerritt 33 yd pass from D'Orazio (Frantz kick)Chicago Rush 45-28
03:48Columbus DestroyersTDBush 58 yd kickoff return (Martinez kick failed)Chicago Rush 45-34
4th Quarter
13:32Columbus DestroyersTDSaunders 5 yd pass from Nagy (Nagy pass failed)Chicago Rush 45-40
07:19Chicago RushFGFrantz 29 yd field goalChicago Rush 48-40
06:22Chicago RushTDAlfonzo fumble return (Frantz kick)Chicago Rush 55-40
01:47Columbus DestroyersTDWells 1 yd run (Martinez kick)Chicago Rush 55-47
Note: scores in red indicate lead of more than one possession.
Team Statistics
  ChicagoColumbus
First Downs1919
Rushing Yards2341
Passing Yards215122
Fumbles/Lost0/03/2
Fumble Return Yards00
Penalties/Yards7/469/51
Time of Possession35:1724:43
3rd Down Conv.3/81/5
4th Down Conv.0/12/2
Individual Statistics
Chicago Passing
 CompAttYdsTDInt
Matt D'Orazio233621540
Columbus Passing
 CompAttYdsTDInt
Matt Nagy162812220
Chicago Receiving
 RecYdsTD
Bobby Sippio101183
Andy McCullough8490
Ahmad Merritt5481
Columbus Receiving
 RecYdsTD
David Saunders6562
Josh Bush6340
Damien Groce2170
Brad Greetis1100
Jason Hilliard150
Chicago Rushing
 RushYdsTD
Matt D'Orazio7212
Bob McMillen110
Ahmad Merritt110
Columbus Rushing
 RushYdsTD
Harold Wells6241
Matt Nagy282
Brad Greetis241
Damien Groce150
Chicago Kicking
 1pt3pt2pt4pt
Dan Frantz7/72/20/00/0
Columbus Kicking
 1pt3pt2pt4pt
Peter Martinez5/60/10/00/0
Chicago Returns
 KORetMFGRet
Jonathan Ordway4/49/00/0/0
Ahmad Merritt0/0/01/32/0
Columbus Returns
 KORetMFGRet
Damien Groce4/101/00/0/0
Josh Bush3/69/10/0/0
Chicago Defense
 T/APDSacksF/R
Dennison Robinson7/110.0/00/0
DeJuan Alfonzo6/100.0/00/1
EJ Burt2/202.0/122/0
Jonathan Ordway2/100.0/00/0
Jeremy Unertl2/000.0/00/0
John Moyer1/200.0/00/0
Ahmad Merritt1/100.0/00/0
Curtis Eason1/100.0/00/0
Andy McCullough1/000.0/01/1
Joe Peters0/110.0/00/0
D.J. Bleisath0/010.0/00/0
Columbus Defense
 T/APDSacksF/R
Rober' Freeman10/210.0/00/0
Brandon Hefflin5/200.0/00/0
Michale Spicer3/200.0/00/0
Ken Jones2/212.0/60/0
Jerald Brown1/400.0/00/0
Leroy Thompson1/100.0/00/0
Kelvin Kinney1/010.0/00/0
Harold Wells1/000.0/00/0
Peter Martinez1/000.0/00/0
Bernard Riley0/100.0/00/0
Chicago Interceptions
 IntsYdsTD
Columbus Interceptions
 IntsYdsTD