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Tampa Bay 20 at Michigan 7


1984 Week 9 - Monday, April 23, 1984
Tampa Bay Bandits(5-3) at Michigan Panthers(6-2)(-4)
Attendance: 31,433, TV: ESPN

PONTIAC, Mich. (UPI) - Quarterback John Reaves connected on 22-of-37 passes for 251 yards job. and two touchdowns to lead the Tampa Bay Bandits to a 20-7 victory Monday night over the slumping MichiganPanthers. The loss was the third straight for the defending USFL champions, who dropped into a tie for first place in the Central Division with Oklahoma and Houston at 6-3. The Bandits, also 6-3, held on to third in the Southern Division with their third -consecutive victory. Coming into the nationally televised contest, Reaves had completed 69 percent of his passes.

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