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Tampa Bay 7 at Orlando 37


1985 Week 15 - Saturday, June 1, 1985
Tampa Bay Bandits(9-5)(-13) at Orlando Renegades(3-11)
Attendance: 26,847

ORLANDO, FL (AP) - Reggie Collier threw three touchdown passes and ran for a TD, staking host Orlando to a 28-7 halftime lead in a 37-7 upset win Saturday over Tampa Bay.

Collier threw a 16-yard scoring pass to Jerry Parrish hi the first quarter and had second-period TD passes of 20 yards to Joey Walters and 8 yards to Jackie Flowers. Collier scored on a 5-yard run, and defensive end Scott Hutchinson dropped Tampa Bay quarterback John Reaves for a third quarter safety.

Lupe Sanchez capped the rout by returning an interception 88 yards for a score with 3:29 remaining.

Gary Anderson had a 5-yard scoring run for the Bandits in the second quarter.


Archived news report

Supplemental information courtesy of Chris Blackburn


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