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Arizona 13 at Tampa Bay 23


1985 Week 4 - Saturday, March 16, 1985
Arizona Outlaws(2-1) at Tampa Bay Bandits(2-1)(-7.5)
Attendance: 41,381, TV: ESPN

TAMPA (AP) - Gary Anderson rushed for 182 yards, Including a 51-yard touchdown run to lead Tampa Bay to a 23-13 United States Football League victory over the Arizona Outlaws Saturday.

Anderson's scoring run capped the Bandits' opening drive and gave them a lead the Outlaws could never top, despite frantic attempts by quarterback Doug Williams.

The Bandit defense, thinned by injuries to two starters during the game, Intercepted Williams twice, both times in the Bandit end zone, and sacked him three times.

Bandit quarterback John Reaves appeared erratic at times, but duplicated some of his heroics against San Antonio last week, completing 18 of 36 passes for 204 yards, suffering only one sack and no interceptions.

Highlights




	1	2	3	4	F
AZ	0	0      10	3   -   13
TB	7       7       3       6   -   23

Scoring

TB: Anderson 51 run(Andrusyshyn kick) - TB 7, AZ 0

TB: Truvillion 11 pass from Reaves(Andrusyshyn kick) - TB 14, AZ 0

AZ: Long 12 run(Zendejas kick) - TB 14, AZ 7

AZ: Zendejas 38 FG - TB 14, AZ 10

TB: Andrusyshyn 43 FG - TB 17, AZ 10

TB: Andrusyshyn 42 FG - TB 20, AZ 10

TB: Zendejas 28 FG - TB 20, AZ 13

AZ: Andrusyshyn 20 FG - TB 23, AZ 13

Box Score

                             AZ            TB
First Downs                  17		   22  
Rushes-Yards             20-126        28-190 
Passing (A-C-Y-I)   37-19-191-2   37-19-192-0
Sacked-Yards Lost          3-13           1-7    
Total Plays-Yards        57-317        65-382
Fumbles-Lost                2-0           0-0       
Penalties-Yards            9-41         10-54
Turnovers                     2             0
Time of Possession        29:50         30:10

Attendance = 41,381

ARIZONA					     TAMPA BAY
Passing     Att Cmp Yds In Td  Rate          Passing     Att Cmp Yds In Td  Rate
D.Williams   37  19 204  2  0  45.33         Reaves       36  18 204  0  1  76.62
					     G.Anderson    1   1  -5  0  0  79.17 

Rushing     Att Yds  Ave TD                  Rushing     Att Yds  Ave TD
Long	     10  63  6.3  1                  G.Anderson   22 162  7.4  1
Brown         6  43  7.2  0                  Boone         6  28  4.7  0
Harris        1  13 13.0  0		
D.Williams    3   7  2.3  0

Receiving   Rec Yds  Ave TD                  Receiving   Rec Yds  Ave TD
Gr.Anderson   3  50 16.7  0		     Truvillion    5  62 12.4  1
Mistler       3  37 12.3  0                  Brodsky       3  39 13.0  0
Wheeler       3  33 11.0  0                  Price         3  32 10.7  0
Long          3  22  7.3  0                  G.Anderson    3  32 10.7  0
A.Williams    1  22 22.0  0                  Jackson       1  27 27.0  0
Harris        1  22 22.0  0                  Harvey        2   8  4.0  0
Brown         1  13 13.0  0                  Boone         1   4  4.0  0
Clark         1   5  5.0  0                  Carter        1  -5 -5.0  0
Boatner       3   0  0.0  0                                             

Kick Returns   No Yds  Ave TD                Kick Returns   No Yds  Ave TD
Harris          4  79 19.8  0                Futrell         2  42 21.0  0
Lewis           1   0  0.0  0                Williams        2  33 16.5  0                

Punt Returns   No Yds  Ave TD                Punt Returns   No Yds  Ave TD
Harris          4  43 10.8  0                None            -  --   --  -                

Kicking          Fg  Lg   Xp  Pts            Kicking          Fg  Lg   Xp  Pts
Zendejas        2-2  38  1-1   7             Andrusyshyn     3-3  43  2-2  11            
                miss: --                                     miss: --

Punting        No Yds  Ave                   Punting        No Yds  Ave
deBruijn        3 112 37.3		     Andrusyshyn     4 178 44.5

Sacks          Sk Yds                        Sacks          Sk Yds
Buben           1   7                        Nordgren        2   9
				 	     Butler          1   4                    

Interceptions  No Yds  Ave TD                Interceptions  No Yds  Ave TD
None	        -  --   --  -                Henderson       1   0  0.0  0
					     Quinn           1   0  0.0  0

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