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New Orleans 13 at Oakland 0


1984 Week 2 - Sunday, March 4, 1984
New Orleans Breakers(1-0) at Oakland Invaders(0-1)(-2)
Attendance: 41,200

New Orleans halfback Richard Crump scored the game's only touchdown before being injured and Marcus Dupree, the Breakers' new $6 million man watching on the sidelines, was never needed in a 13-0 romp Sunday over the error prone Oakland Invaders.

Highlights




	1	2	3	4	F
NO	3	7	0	3   -   13
OAK	0	0	0	0   0    0

Scoring

NO: Mazzetti 23 yd field goal - NO 3, OAK 0

NO: Crump 1 yd run (Mazzetti kick) - NO 10, OAK 0

NO: Mazzetti 31 yd field goal - NO 13, OAK 0

Box Score

                              NO            OAK
First Downs                   19              8
Rushes-Yards              37-142          20-72
Passing (A-C-Y-I)    33-17-155-1     26-12-59-2
Sacked-Yards Lost            1-7           5-37
Total Plays-Yards         71-290          51-94
Fumbles-Lost                 1-1            4-1
Penalties-Yards           15-115           9-64
Turnovers                      2              3
Time of Possession         33:03          26:57

Attendance = 41,200

NEW ORLEANS				     OAKLAND
Passing     Att Cmp Yds In Td  Rate          Passing     Att Cmp Yds In Td  Rate
Walton       33  17 155  1  0  52.0          Besana       18  11  52  1  0  42.4
                                             Grant         8   1   9  1  0   0.0

Rushing     Att Yds  Ave TD                  Rushing     Att Yds  Ave TD
Schellen     12  51  4.3  0                  Whittington  10  42  4.2  0
Crump         8  47  5.9  1                  Brown O       1  15 15.0  0
Steels       13  32  2.5  0                  Banks         1   8  8.0  0
Jordan        4  12  3.0  0                  Torosian      2   4  2.0  0
                                             Besana        3   2  0.7  0
                                             Jackson       3   1  0.3  0

Receiving   Rec Yds  Ave TD                  Receiving   Rec Yds  Ave TD
Lockett       2  42 21.0  0                  Torosian      3  15  5.0  0
Smith C       3  31 10.3  0                  Jackson       1  11 11.0  0
Crump         4  21  5.3  0                  Whittington   3  10  3.3  0
Ross          2  20 10.0  0                  Thompson J    2   8  4.0  0
Schellen      3  17  5.7  0                  Smith R       1   6  6.0  0
Jordan        2  15  7.5  0                  Aldridge      1   5  5.0  0
Bayle         1   9  9.0  0                  Banks         1   4  4.0  0

Kick Returns   No Yds  Ave TD                Kick Returns   No Yds  Ave TD
Jones           1  16 16.0  0                Brown O         2  49 24.5  0
                                             Moore           1  28 28.0  0

Punt Returns   No Yds  Ave TD                Punt Returns   No Yds  Ave TD
Wilson          5  24  4.8  0                Banks           2   4  2.0  0
Franz           3  22  7.3  0                 

Kicking          Fg  Lg   Xp  Pts            Kicking          Fg  Lg   Xp  Pts
Mazzetti        2-2  31  1-1    7            Shea            0-0  --  0-0    0
                miss: --                                     miss: --

Punting        No Yds  Ave                   Punting        No Yds  Ave
Casarino        6 222 37.0                   Talley          9 394 43.8

Sacks          Sk Yds                        Sacks          Sk Yds
Robinson        1  12                        Bennett         1   7
Restic          1   8                        
Ah You          1   8                        
Gaylord         1   6                        
Lee             1   3                        

Interceptions  No Yds   Ave TD               Interceptions  No Yds  Ave TD
Miller          1  15  15.0  0               Quinn           1  19 19.0  0
Gompf           1   0   0.0  0

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Supplemental information courtesy of Chris Blackburn


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