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Playoff game: Columbus 56 at Tampa Bay 55
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Columbus Destroyers Columbus Destroyers 142171456
Tampa Bay Storm Tampa Bay Storm 142171355
Date: Saturday June 30, 2007, Game Time: 12:00 pm ET
Arena: Amalie Arena
Attendance: 10,221
Off. Player of the Game: Terrill Shaw (TAM)
Def. Player of the Game: BJ Barre (CLB)
Ironman of the Game: Lawrence Samuels (TAM)
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
13:19Tampa Bay StormTDShaw 9 yd pass from Dietz (Marler kick)Tampa Bay Storm 7-0
10:50Columbus DestroyersTDGroce 29 yd pass from Nagy (Martinez kick)Tied 7-7
05:46Tampa Bay StormTDShaw 9 yd pass from Dietz (Marler kick)Tampa Bay Storm 14-7
04:08Columbus DestroyersTDWells 11 yd pass from Nagy (Martinez kick)Tied 14-14
2nd Quarter
13:20Columbus DestroyersTDBarre 50 yd interception return (Martinez kick)Columbus Destroyers 21-14
08:49Tampa Bay StormTDDietz 2 yd run (Marler kick)Tied 21-21
04:07Columbus DestroyersTDKnight 23 yd pass from Nagy (Martinez kick)Columbus Destroyers 28-21
02:17Tampa Bay StormTDSamuels 18 yd pass from Dietz (Marler kick)Tied 28-28
00:26Columbus DestroyersTDBarre 2 yd run (Martinez kick)Columbus Destroyers 35-28
00:09Tampa Bay StormTDShaw 2 yd pass from Dietz (Marler kick)Tied 35-35
3rd Quarter
03:45Tampa Bay StormTDMarshall 1 yd run (Marler kick)Tampa Bay Storm 42-35
01:56Columbus DestroyersTDGroce 30 yd pass from Nagy (Martinez kick)Tied 42-42
4th Quarter
11:18Tampa Bay StormTDShaw 8 yd pass from Dietz (Marler kick)Tampa Bay Storm 49-42
07:13Columbus DestroyersTDSaunders 3 yd pass from Nagy (Martinez kick)Tied 49-49
01:51Tampa Bay StormTDEdwards 17 yd pass from Dietz (Marler kick failed)Tampa Bay Storm 55-49
00:07Columbus DestroyersTDNagy 1 yd run (Martinez kick)Columbus Destroyers 56-55
Note: scores in red indicate lead of more than one possession.
Team Statistics
  ColumbusTampa Bay
First Downs2029
Rushing Yards2214
Passing Yards260315
Fumble Return Yards00
Time of Possession19:2740:33
3rd Down Conv.4/63/5
4th Down Conv.1/21/1
Individual Statistics
Columbus Passing
Matt Nagy192626050
Tampa Bay Passing
Brett Dietz274031561
Columbus Receiving
Damien Groce7962
Marcus Knight6821
David Saunders3371
Josh Bush2340
Harold Wells1111
Tampa Bay Receiving
Lawrence Samuels111161
Terrill Shaw91124
Karl Williams3390
Hank Edwards3391
Marvin Brown190
Columbus Rushing
Harold Wells6150
Matt Nagy4-11
Damien Groce160
BJ Barre121
Tampa Bay Rushing
Brett Dietz221
Marvin Brown280
Torrance Marshall241
Columbus Kicking
Peter Martinez8/80/10/00/0
Tampa Bay Kicking
Seth Marler7/80/10/00/0
Columbus Returns
Josh Bush6/49/00/0/0
BJ Barre1/6/00/0/0
Tampa Bay Returns
Karl Williams5/99/00/0/0
Terrill Shaw3/8/00/0/0
Jeroid Johnson1/13/00/0/0
Columbus Defense
Brandon Hefflin11/310.0/00/0
BJ Barre4/410.0/00/0
Josh Harris3/100.0/00/0
Bernard Riley3/001.0/70/0
Jason Shelley2/100.0/00/0
Jerald Brown2/130.0/00/0
Leroy Thompson1/201.0/40/0
Will Rabatin1/000.0/00/0
Peter Martinez1/000.0/00/0
Harold Wells1/000.0/00/0
Marcus Knight0/100.0/00/0
David Saunders0/100.0/00/0
Tampa Bay Defense
Jeroid Johnson7/110.0/00/0
Traco Rachal6/010.0/00/0
Alex Wallace5/110.0/00/0
Tom Briggs3/200.0/00/0
Karl Williams2/100.0/00/0
Torrance Marshall2/000.0/00/0
Tim McGill1/100.0/00/0
Mark Word1/000.0/00/0
Khalid Naziruddin1/000.0/00/0
Columbus Interceptions
BJ Barre1501
Tampa Bay Interceptions