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Tampa Bay 21 at Memphis 31


1984 Week 14 - Friday, May 25, 1984
Tampa Bay Bandits(10-3)(-10) at Memphis Showboats(5-8)
Attendance: 27,422

Memphis(UPI) - Mike Kelley, making his first start of the season, passed for three touchdowns and a team record 283 yards to lead Memphis to a 31-21 upset victory over Tampa Bay.

Kelley played in six games for the Bandits last season before the Showboats selected him in the expansion draft last September.

Subbing for the injured Walter Lewis, Kelley connected on 21 of 26 passes and broke Lewis' team record of 264 yards, set earlier inthe year against Pittsburgh.

Highlights




Highlights




	1	2	3	4	F
TB	7	7	7	0   -   21
MEM	3      14	7	7   -   31

Scoring

TB: G. Anderson 1 yd run (Andrusyshyn kick) - TB 7, MEM 0

MEM:Duncan 32 yd field goal - TB 7, MEM 3

MEM:Crawford 15 yd pass from Kelley (Duncan kick) - MEM 10, TB 7

TB: Truvillion 3 yd pass from Reaves (Andrusyshyn kick) - TB 14, MEM 10

MEM:Ford 3 yd run (Duncan kick) - MEM 17, TB 14

MEM:Ford 26 yd pass from Kelley (Duncan kick) - MEM 24, TB 14

TB: Williams 9 yd run (Andrusyshyn kick) - MEM 24, TB 21

MEM:Crawford 14 yd pass from Kelley (Duncan kick) - MEM 31, TB 21

Box Score

                              TB            MEM
First Downs                   18             17
Rushes-Yards               24-92          33-91
Passing (A-C-Y-I)    40-22-262-2    26-21-282-0
Sacked-Yards Lost            1-7           2-13
Total Plays-Yards         65-347         61-360
Fumbles-Lost                 5-2            3-0
Penalties-Yards            11-95           9-65
Turnovers                      4              0
Time of Possession         26:28          33:32

Attendance = 27,422

TAMPA BAY				     MEMPHIS
Passing     Att Cmp Yds In Td  Rate          Passing     Att Cmp Yds In Td  Rate
Reaves       40  22 262  2  1  62.7          Kelley       26  21 282  0  3 150.3

Rushing     Att Yds  Ave TD                  Rushing     Att Yds  Ave TD
Anderson G   14  49  3.5  1                  Ford         19  78  4.1  1
Boone         7  29  4.1  0                  Quarles       8  15  1.9  0
Williams      1   9  9.0  1                  Crawford      3   2  0.7  0
Gillespie     1   5  5.0  0                  Reid          1   0  0.0  0
Reaves        1   0  0.0  0                  Kelley        2  -4 -2.0  0

Receiving   Rec Yds  Ave TD                  Receiving   Rec Yds  Ave TD
Brodsky       5  86 17.2  0                  Carney        3  59 19.7  0
Truvillion    5  49  9.8  1                  Shirk         5  58 11.6  0
Anderson G    4  46 11.5  0                  Quarles       3  55 18.3  0
Harvey        3  33 11.0  0                  Crawford      5  45  9.0  2
Jackson       2  25 12.5  0                  Ford          3  41 13.7  1
Williams      2  12  6.0  0                  Fitzgerald    1  14 14.0  0
Boone         1  11 11.0  0                  Sandilands    1  10 10.0  0

Kick Returns   No Yds  Ave TD                Kick Returns   No Yds  Ave TD
Williams        2  34 17.0  0                Ford            3  53 17.7  0
Bailey          1  25 25.0  0                Crawford        1  22 22.0  0
Christian       1   9  9.0  0                

Punt Returns   No Yds  Ave TD                Punt Returns   No Yds  Ave TD
Bailey          4   8  2.0  0                Dameron         2  -7 -3.5  0

Kicking          Fg  Lg   Xp  Pts            Kicking          Fg  Lg   Xp  Pts
Andrusyshyn     0-0  --  3-3    3            Duncan          1-2  32  4-4    7
                miss: --                                     miss: 31

Punting        No Yds  Ave                   Punting        No Yds  Ave
Andrusyshyn     5 216 43.2                   Partridge       7 321 45.9

Sacks          Sk Yds                        Sacks          Sk Yds
Simmons         1  10                        White R         1   7
Clark M         1   3                        

Interceptions  No Yds  Ave TD                Interceptions  No Yds  Ave TD
None                                         Major           1  18 18.0  0
                                             Minor           1   0  0.0  0

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Supplemental information courtesy of Chris Blackburn


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