1999 Results | Game Coverage

Storm vs. Firebirds

Drive Summary

April 24, 1998

With Analysis by Sam Wolfson

Team Drive Started Drive Ended Plays Yards Result
Albany 15:00 1st Quarter 10:00 1st Quarter 7 Plays 48 Yards Pawlawski 9 yd. TD pass to Brown (PAT good).

Sam Sez: Storm needs to cover Brown better or it's going to be a long night.

Tampa Bay 10:00 1st Quarter 8:02 1st Quarter 3 Plays 22 Yards Willis pass intercepted by Lawson.

Sam Sez: P.T. and Charles Wilson weren't on the same page.

Albany 8:02 1st Quarter 7:24 1st Quarter 1 Play 5 Yards Pawlawski pass intercepted by Mays.

Sam Sez: Crazy bounce gives Storm the ball back.

Tampa Bay 7:24 1st Quarter 4:50 1st Quarter 3 Plays 40 Yards Wilis 32 yd. TD pass to LaFrance (PAT good).

Sam Sez: Good to see that connection clicking early in the season.

Albany 4:50 1st Quarter 0:51 1st Quarter 4 Plays 46 Yards Pawlawski 6 yd. TD pass to Brown (PAT good).

Sam Sez: The Storm defense looks quite soft.

Albany 0:51 1st Quarter 13:08 2nd Quarter 5 Plays 36 Yards Bowden recovers fumbled snap.

Sam Sez: That play might have saved this game.

Tampa Bay 13:08 2nd Quarter 9:39 2nd Quarter 5 Plays 8 Yards 55 yd. FG no good.

Sam Sez: The Stom needs to start playing with more intensity.

Albany 9:39 2nd Quarter 7:53 2nd Quarter 2 Plays 45 Yards Pawlawski 32 yd. TD pass to Benjamin (PAT good).

Sam Sez: The Firebirds are justing running past the Storm.

Tampa Bay 7:53 2nd Quarter 4:32 2nd Quarter 5 Plays 45 Yards Barley 2 yd. TD run (PAT good).

Sam Sez: The Storm needs to keep this one close.

Albany 4:32 2nd Quarter 0:46 2nd Quarter 7 Plays 47 Yards Thompson 2 yd. TD run (PAT good).

Sam Sez: Storm needs a score to close out the half.

Tampa Bay 0:46 2nd Quarter 0:10 2nd Quarter 5 Plays 40 Yards Willis 2 yd. TD pass to Wilson (PAT good).

Sam Sez: Big score for the Storm, and they get the ball first in trhe second half.

Albany 0:10 2nd Quarter 0:00 2nd Quarter 1 Play 0 Yards END OF HALF

Sam Sez: Even though Albany dominated, the Storm is still right in this game.

Tampa Bay 15:00 3rd Quarter 12:40 3rd Quarter 4 Plays 36 Yards Fumble recovered by Albany.

Sam Sez: Storm missed a golden chance to tie the game.

Albany 12:40 3rd Quarter 7:53 3rd Quarter 7 Plays 36 Yards Turnover on downs.

Sam Sez: That gamble on 4th down might come back to hurt Albany.

Tampa Bay 7:53 3rd Quarter 4:16 Quarter 5 Plays 42 Yards Willis 14 yd. TD pass to Samuels.

Sam Sez: Storm needs to keep the momentum going.

Albany 4:16 3rd Quarter 2:12 3rd Quarter 2 Plays 37 Yards Pawlawski 17 yd. TD pass to Johnson (PAT good).

Sam Sez: Storm needs another score to keep pace.

Tampa Bay 2:12 3rd Quarter 11:03 4th Quarter 7 Plays 40 Yards Willis 8 yd. TD pass to LaFrance (PAT good).

Sam Sez: George LaFrance was huge on that drive. His catch on 4th down was incredible.

Albany 11:03 4th Quarter 7:04 Quarter 5 Plays 37 Yards Brown 1 yd. TD run (PAT good).

Sam Sez: Great effort by Brown gives Firebirds the lead again.

Tampa Bay 7:04 4th Quarter 2:25 4th Quarter 7 Plays 45 Yards Bowden 1 yd TD run (PAT good).

Sam Sez: It's up to the defense now.

Albany 2:25 4th Quarter 0:46 4th Quarter 5 Plays 45 Yards Pawlawski 26 yd. TD pass to Brown (PAT good).

Sam Sez: It's do or die time now. It's Stevie time.

Tampa Bay 0:46 4th Quarter 0:00 Quarter 7 Plays 36 Yards END OF GAME

Sam Sez: The Storm needed to call a timeout. Hopefully, they'll be able to bounce back from this loss against Milwaukee.

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