Wilmington Snooze-Terminal, September 5, 2010
Comets, Without Tomlinson, Knock Off Cherries, 24-19
Box Highlights Video
by Rip Snorter
(links to box scores)
Saturday, September 4
Hershey 41, @Albany 14
Joe Flacco sizzled — 15-for-18 for 262 yards and
2 Santana Moss touchdowns — as the Hershey Bars (4‑0) built
a 31-point halftime lead and breezed past the Racers (1‑3). The victors
led a charmed life, fumbling 5 times but recovering every one.
@Baltimore 26, New York 17
The Bolts (3‑1) intercepted Jake Delhomme 4 times, 2 by
Darrelle Revis, and Jeff Reed connected on all 4 field goal attempts, as Baltimore
subdued the visiting Empires (1‑3).
@Providence 34, Richmond 27
Antwan Barnes had a 64-yard interception return for a score in
the 2nd quarter for the Steam Roller (2‑2), but Providence needed a pair of 2nd half Ben
Roethlisberger touchdown passes to outlast the winless Rebels (0‑4).
Syracuse 30, @Washington 21
Jonathan Stewart ran for 138 yards to lead the Crush (4‑0)
to an impressive win on the road over the Capitols (2‑2). DeSean Jackson
opened the scoring with an 89-yard punt return for a touchdown, the 3rd time he has
brought one back all the way in the last 3 games.
Monday, September 6
@Philadelphia 27, Charleston 21
The Lakers (2‑2) built a 24‑0 1st quarter lead but
barely managed to squeak by the Cannons (1‑3). Jamaal Charles lost 3 fumbles
for the visitors. Marshawn Lynch also lost one.