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Week 1: Houston 14 at San Jose 54
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Houston ThunderBears Houston ThunderBears 700714
San Jose SaberCats San Jose SaberCats 62072154
Date: Saturday April 15, 2000, Game Time: 12:00 am ET
Arena: SAP Center
Attendance: 14,509
MVP: Sam Hernandez (SJS)
Ironman of the Game: Barry Wagner (SJS)
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
11:48San Jose SaberCatsTDChachere 11 yd run (Huerta kick failed)San Jose SaberCats 6-0
04:41Houston ThunderBearsTDDavis 30 yd pass from Hold Jr (Skinner kick)Houston ThunderBears 7-6
2nd Quarter
14:24San Jose SaberCatsTDPapin 1 yd run (Huerta kick)San Jose SaberCats 13-7
09:01San Jose SaberCatsFGHuerta 41 yd field goalSan Jose SaberCats 16-7
01:28San Jose SaberCatsFGHuerta 19 yd field goalSan Jose SaberCats 19-7
00:09San Jose SaberCatsTDWagner 14 yd pass from Grieb (Huerta kick)San Jose SaberCats 26-7
3rd Quarter
00:03San Jose SaberCatsTDRoe 20 yd pass from Grieb (Huerta kick)San Jose SaberCats 33-7
4th Quarter
13:01Houston ThunderBearsTDHall 20 yd pass from Hold Jr (Skinner kick)San Jose SaberCats 33-14
10:53San Jose SaberCatsTDChachere 4 yd run (Huerta kick)San Jose SaberCats 40-14
06:54San Jose SaberCatsTDRoe 6 yd pass from Dutton (Huerta kick)San Jose SaberCats 47-14
01:40San Jose SaberCatsTDPapin 1 yd run (Huerta kick)San Jose SaberCats 54-14
Note: scores in red indicate lead of more than one possession.
Team Statistics
  HoustonSan Jose
First Downs615
Rushing Yards125
Passing Yards155231
Fumbles/Lost6/11/1
Fumble Return Yards00
Penalties/Yards6/178/33
Time of Possession29:1230:48
3rd Down Conv.1/101/5
4th Down Conv.1/40/0
Individual Statistics
Houston Passing
 CompAttYdsTDInt
Mike Hold Jr133115521
San Jose Passing
 CompAttYdsTDInt
Mark Grieb142820721
John Dutton222410
Houston Receiving
 RecYdsTD
Robert Hall5581
Terence Davis4321
Ben Bronson3280
Gerald Dockery1370
San Jose Receiving
 RecYdsTD
Steve Papin4570
Jerry Reese4800
James Roe4572
Barry Wagner4371
Houston Rushing
 RushYdsTD
Mike Hold Jr440
Shawn Washington1-30
San Jose Rushing
 RushYdsTD
Derrick Chachere3152
Joey Dozier340
Steve Papin332
Mike Jones230
Houston Kicking
 1pt3pt2pt4pt
Justin Skinner2/20/40/00/0
San Jose Kicking
 1pt3pt2pt4pt
Carlos Huerta6/72/20/00/0
Houston Returns
 KORetMFGRet
Ben Bronson5/77/00/0/0
Robert Hall1/17/00/0/0
Terence Davis1/8/00/0/0
Ted Long1/6/00/0/0
San Jose Returns
 KORetMFGRet
Steve Papin2/71/04/92/0
Houston Defense
 T/APDSacksF/R
Larry Jones6/220.0/00/0
Jerrick Bledsoe3/110.0/00/0
Ramon E Okoli2/200.0/00/0
Dwayne Zackery2/000.0/00/0
Mathias Vavao2/000.0/00/0
Ben Bronson1/100.0/00/1
Justin Skinner1/000.0/00/0
Michael Harrison0/300.0/00/0
Ted Long0/200.0/00/0
Joe Burch0/100.0/00/0
Terrence Melton0/010.0/00/0
San Jose Defense
 T/APDSacksF/R
Sam Hernandez3/122.5/70/0
Barry Wagner2/300.0/02/0
Lee Cole2/230.0/01/0
Mike Jones2/101.0/50/1
Tommy Jones2/000.0/00/0
Omarr Smith1/100.0/00/0
Luke Yarnell1/100.0/00/0
Sai Poulivaati1/000.0/00/0
Howard Butler0/400.5/50/0
Kelvin Kinney0/400.0/01/0
Jerry Reese0/300.0/00/0
James Roe0/100.0/00/0
Albrey Battle0/110.0/00/0
Houston Interceptions
 IntsYdsTD
Larry Jones100
San Jose Interceptions
 IntsYdsTD
Howard Butler140