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Philadelphia 24 at Arizona 7


1983 Week 12 - Sunday, May 22, 1983
Philadelphia Stars(10-1)(-6) at Arizona Wranglers(4-7)
Attendance: 18,151

Tempe, AZ(AP) - Kelvin Bryant rushed for two touchdowns and 106 yards to lead Philadelphia to its eighth straight victory in downing Arizona 24-7.

Chuck Fusina also fired a 20-yard touchdown pass to Tom Donovan and David Trout kicked a 47-yard field goal as the Stars improved their Atlantic Division-leading record to 11-1. Arizona, losing its fourth consecutive game and falling to 4-8, got its only score on a two-yard touchdown run by Calvin Murphy in the second quarter.

Highlights




	1	2	3	4	F
PHI	7	7      10	0   -   24
AZ	0	7	0	0   -    7

Scoring

PHI:Bryant 5 yd run (Trout kick) - PHI 7, ARI 0

PHI:Donovan 20 yd pass from Fusina (Trout kick) - PHI 14, ARI 0

AZ: Murray 2 yd run (Denfeld kick) - PHI 14, ARI 7

PHI:Bryant 1 yd run (Trout kick) - PHI 21, ARI 7

PHI:Trout 47 yd field goal - PHI 24, ARI 7

Box Score

                             PHI            ARI
First Downs                   19             14
Rushes-Yards              34-199         34-116
Passing (A-C-Y-I)    20-12-191-1    25-16-151-1
Sacked-Yards Lost            1-7           2-16
Total Plays-Yards         55-383         61-251
Fumbles-Lost                 1-1            2-1
Penalties-Yards             7-53           7-25
Turnovers                      2              2
Time of Possession         25:54          34:06

Attendance = 18,151

Passing     Att Cmp Yds In Td  Rate          Passing     Att Cmp Yds In Td  Rate
Fusina       17  10 156  1  1  84.4          Risher       22  14 132  1  0  61.2
Krohn         2   2  35  0  0 118.8          Manucci       3   2  19  0  0  84.0
Harvin        0   1   0  0  0  39.6          
 
Rushing     Att Yds  Ave TD                  Rushing     Att Yds  Ave TD
Bryant       15 106  7.1  2                  Clark, D     14  66  4.7  0
Riley         5  44  8.8  0                  Murray       11  31  2.8  1
Harvin       11  41  3.7  0                  Risher        4  11  2.8  0
Rodenberger   2  11  5.5  0                  Howell        2   7  3.5  0
Fusina        1  -3 -3.0  0                  Blue          2   6  3.0  0
                                             Flowers       1  -5 -5.0  0
  
Receiving   Rec Yds  Ave TD                  Receiving   Rec Yds  Ave TD
Fitzkee       5  91 18.2  0                  Keel          3  43 14.3  0
Collier       3  74 24.7  0                  Balholm       3  30 10.0  0
Donovan       1  20 20.0  1                  Murray        3  26  8.7  0
Parker        1   3  3.0  0                  Flowers       3  18  6.0  0
Bryant        2   3  1.5  0                  Clark, D      1  11 11.0  0
                                             Howell        1  11 11.0  0
                                             MaGee         1   7  7.0  0
                                             Blue          1   5  5.0  0
  
Kick Returns   No Yds  Ave TD                Kick Returns   No Yds  Ave TD
Harvin          1  33 33.0  0                Blue            1  19 19.0  0
Russell         1   8  8.0  0                
 
Punt Returns   No Yds  Ave TD                Punt Returns   No Yds  Ave TD
Woerner         5  37  7.4  0                Henry           2   9  4.5  0
  
Kicking          Fg  Lg   Xp  Pts            Kicking          Fg  Lg   Xp  Pts
Trout           1-2  47  3-3    6            Denfeld         0-0   0  1-1    1
                miss: 47                                     miss: none

Punting        No Yds  Ave                   Punting        No Yds  Ave
Landeta         3 127 42.3                   Mees            6 261 43.5

Sacks          Sk Yds                        Sacks          Sk Yds
Anae            2  16                        Fisher          1   7
  
Interceptions  No Yds  Ave TD                Interceptions  No Yds  Ave TD
Woerner         1  18 18.0  0                Hall            1   1  1.0  0

Archived news report

Supplemental information courtesy of Chris Blackburn


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