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Week 1: New England 41 at Tampa Bay 26
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New England SeaWolves New England SeaWolves 141001741
Tampa Bay Storm Tampa Bay Storm 776626
Date: Saturday April 15, 2000, Game Time: 12:00 am ET
Arena: Amalie Arena
Attendance: 11,224
MVP: Chad Salisbury (NE)
Ironman of the Game: Cedric McKinnon (TAM)
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
13:28New England SeaWolvesTDHarrell 20 yd pass from Salisbury (George kick)New England SeaWolves 7-0
06:47New England SeaWolvesTDBrown 16 yd pass from Salisbury (George kick)New England SeaWolves 14-0
02:12Tampa Bay StormTDConner 3 yd run (Huerkamp kick)New England SeaWolves 14-7
2nd Quarter
14:13New England SeaWolvesTDHarrell 23 yd pass from Salisbury (George kick)New England SeaWolves 21-7
04:16Tampa Bay StormTDDulick fumble return (Huerkamp kick)New England SeaWolves 21-14
00:00New England SeaWolvesFGGeorge 18 yd field goalNew England SeaWolves 24-14
3rd Quarter
10:10Tampa Bay StormTDBowden 1 yd run (Bowden run failed)New England SeaWolves 24-20
4th Quarter
08:07New England SeaWolvesTDHarrell 9 yd pass from Salisbury (George kick)New England SeaWolves 31-20
00:55New England SeaWolvesFGGeorge 41 yd field goalNew England SeaWolves 34-20
00:17Tampa Bay StormTDWorthman 11 yd pass from Busby (Abrew kick failed)New England SeaWolves 34-26
00:11New England SeaWolvesTDSalisbury 11 yd run (George kick)New England SeaWolves 41-26
Note: scores in red indicate lead of more than one possession.
Team Statistics
  New EnglandTampa Bay
First Downs1414
Rushing Yards129
Passing Yards224198
Fumbles/Lost1/10/0
Fumble Return Yards00
Penalties/Yards6/265/15
Time of Possession27:0332:57
3rd Down Conv.2/64/11
4th Down Conv.0/12/5
Individual Statistics
New England Passing
 CompAttYdsTDInt
Chad Salisbury213622440
Tim Carey01000
Tampa Bay Passing
 CompAttYdsTDInt
Thad Busby183619011
Alli Abrew13800
New England Receiving
 RecYdsTD
Damian Harrell6923
Charlie Davidson6710
Kerry Brown4261
Anthony DiCosmo3240
Daren Williams2110
Tampa Bay Receiving
 RecYdsTD
Wayne Walker5810
Charles Wilson3280
Lawrence Samuels3260
Antoine Worthman3261
Jason Dulick3250
Andre Bowden140
Kevin Williams180
New England Rushing
 RushYdsTD
Chad Salisbury1111
Daren Williams110
Tampa Bay Rushing
 RushYdsTD
Andre Bowden521
Cedric McKinnon281
Alli Abrew1-10
New England Kicking
 1pt3pt2pt4pt
Matt George5/52/40/00/0
Tampa Bay Kicking
 1pt3pt2pt4pt
Matt Huerkamp2/20/20/00/0
New England Returns
 KORetMFGRet
Charlie Davidson1/20/00/0/0
Damian Harrell0/0/01/13/0
Michael Hicks0/0/01/6/0
Tampa Bay Returns
 KORetMFGRet
Kevin Williams3/78/00/0/0
Wayne Walker2/18/01/15/0
Antoine Worthman1/10/01/21/0
Charles Wilson0/0/01/14/0
New England Defense
 T/APDSacksF/R
Michael Hicks5/020.0/00/0
Kenny Mitchell4/110.0/00/0
Anthony Derricks3/310.0/00/0
Connell Spain3/121.0/40/0
Alonzo Hampton3/100.0/00/0
Tony Henderson2/200.0/00/0
Nate Johnson III2/101.0/40/0
Mark Konopka2/002.0/80/0
Charlie Davidson2/000.0/00/0
Daren Williams1/110.0/00/0
Matt George1/000.0/00/0
John Summerday1/001.0/40/0
Kerry Brown0/200.0/00/0
Christopher Shelton0/100.0/00/0
Mike Thornton0/100.0/00/0
Tampa Bay Defense
 T/APDSacksF/R
Sean Hamlet6/310.0/00/0
Tommy Henry3/040.0/00/0
Antoine Worthman2/240.0/00/0
Keo Coleman1/200.0/00/0
Pig Goff1/100.0/00/0
Cedric McKinnon1/101.0/70/0
Nyle Wiren1/100.0/00/0
Darion Conner1/001.0/91/0
Andre Bowden0/100.0/00/0
Lawrence Samuels0/110.0/00/0
Wayne Walker0/100.0/00/0
Tory Epps0/100.0/00/0
Jason Dulick0/010.0/00/1
Mel Agee0/010.0/00/0
New England Interceptions
 IntsYdsTD
Kerry Brown1130
Tampa Bay Interceptions
 IntsYdsTD