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Washington 14 at Jacksonville 53


1984 Week 1 - Sunday, February 26, 1984
Washington Federals(0-0)(-3.5) at Jacksonville Bulls(0-0)
Attendance: 49,392

JACKSONVILLE (AP) - It was a bad day for the Washington Federals, who lost 13 of their first 14 last season. They started off the same way this year dropping a 53-14 decision to expansion Jacksonville. The 53 points was a league record.

Much-traveled quarterback Matt Robinson threw for 299 yards and three touchdowns, and Larry Mason ran for two scores as the Bulls broke Tampa's single-game USFL scoring mark of 45. There was a crowd of 49,392 at the Gator Bowl.

Washington quarterback Mike Hohensee ran for one score, and his backup, Reggie Collier threw 41 yards to Joey Walters for the other.

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Archived news report
Archived news report
Archived news report

Supplemental information courtesy of Chris Blackburn


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