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Playoff game: Nashville 51 at San Jose 42
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Nashville Kats Nashville Kats 716141451
San Jose SaberCats San Jose SaberCats 141401442
Date: Saturday August 12, 2000, Game Time: 12:00 am ET
Arena: SAP Center
Attendance: 13,663
MVP: Andy Kelly (Nas)
Ironman of the Game: Jarrick Hillery (Nas)
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
11:19Nashville KatsTDFleming 6 yd pass from Kelly (McLaughlin kick)Nashville Kats 7-0
10:18San Jose SaberCatsTDReese 8 yd pass from Grieb (Huerta kick)Tied 7-7
06:30San Jose SaberCatsTDReese 10 yd pass from Grieb (Huerta kick)San Jose SaberCats 14-7
2nd Quarter
14:08Nashville KatsFGMcLaughlin 27 yd field goalSan Jose SaberCats 14-10
11:06Nashville KatsTDRussell 14 yd pass from Kelly (McLaughlin kick)Nashville Kats 17-14
10:05San Jose SaberCatsTDPapin 56 yd kickoff return (Huerta kick)San Jose SaberCats 21-17
04:08San Jose SaberCatsTDTalanoa 29 yd fumble return (Huerta kick)San Jose SaberCats 28-17
01:30Nashville KatsTDJones 22 yd pass from Kelly (McLaughlin kick failed)San Jose SaberCats 28-23
3rd Quarter
05:42Nashville KatsTDRussell 16 yd pass from Kelly (McLaughlin kick)Nashville Kats 30-28
01:10Nashville KatsTDJones 42 yd pass from Kelly (McLaughlin kick)Nashville Kats 37-28
4th Quarter
11:59Nashville KatsTDJones 20 yd pass from Kelly (McLaughlin kick)Nashville Kats 44-28
07:15San Jose SaberCatsTDWagner 12 yd pass from Grieb (Grieb pass to Reese)Nashville Kats 44-36
03:18Nashville KatsTDJones 16 yd pass from Kelly (McLaughlin kick)Nashville Kats 51-36
00:00San Jose SaberCatsTDWagner 5 yd pass from Grieb ( kick failed)Nashville Kats 51-42
Note: scores in red indicate lead of more than one possession.
Team Statistics
  NashvilleSan Jose
First Downs2114
Rushing Yards186
Passing Yards305160
Fumbles/Lost1/12/2
Fumble Return Yards029
Penalties/Yards9/4012/61
Time of Possession36:5923:01
3rd Down Conv.3/81/7
4th Down Conv.0/01/1
Individual Statistics
Nashville Passing
 CompAttYdsTDInt
Andy Kelly244330571
San Jose Passing
 CompAttYdsTDInt
Mark Grieb183716042
Nashville Receiving
 RecYdsTD
Tyronne Jones81514
Darryl Hammond8570
Jeff Russell4532
Cory Fleming3351
Jarrick Hillery190
San Jose Receiving
 RecYdsTD
Jerry Reese7682
Steve Papin6440
Barry Wagner5482
Nashville Rushing
 RushYdsTD
Jarrick Hillery290
James Brown230
Rupert Grant230
Jason Bratton130
San Jose Rushing
 RushYdsTD
Derrick Chachere210
Mark Grieb150
Nashville Kicking
 1pt3pt2pt4pt
Steve McLaughlin6/71/30/00/0
San Jose Kicking
 1pt3pt2pt4pt
Carlos Huerta4/40/30/00/0
Nashville Returns
 KORetMFGRet
Tyronne Jones5/69/03/18/0
San Jose Returns
 KORetMFGRet
Steve Papin7/207/11/12/0
Barry Wagner1/1/00/0/0
Tommy Jones0/0/01/4/0
Nashville Defense
 T/APDSacksF/R
Jarrick Hillery4/000.0/00/1
Ron Carpenter Jr3/020.0/01/0
Darryl Hammond2/000.0/00/0
Robert Gaddy2/000.0/00/0
Jeff Russell1/000.0/00/0
Rob Davis1/000.0/00/0
Anthony Hicks1/000.0/00/0
William Gaines1/000.0/01/1
James Brown1/000.0/00/0
Jason Bratton1/010.0/00/0
Carlos Fowler0/001.0/20/0
James Baron0/001.0/80/0
San Jose Defense
 T/APDSacksF/R
Barry Wagner6/110.0/00/0
Ken Talanoa4/000.0/00/1
Tommy Jones3/230.0/00/0
Terrance Joseph3/110.0/00/0
Joey Dozier2/000.0/00/0
Luke Yarnell2/000.0/00/0
Lee Cole2/000.0/00/0
Mike Ulufale2/000.0/00/0
Steve Papin1/000.0/00/0
Derrick Chachere1/000.0/00/0
Sam Hernandez1/001.0/111/0
Shalon Baker0/200.0/00/0
Mike Jones0/200.0/00/0
Nashville Interceptions
 IntsYdsTD
Jeff Russell1120
Jarrick Hillery190
San Jose Interceptions
 IntsYdsTD
Tommy Jones150