SAN JOSE -– The San Jose SaberCats (5-3) took down the Orlando Predators (5-2), 70-35 at the SAP Center in front 8,312 fans on Saturday night. Quarterback Russ Michna wasn’t busy, but he was efficient, completing 14-of-24 passes for 149 yards and five touchdowns.
Wide receivers Jason Willis and Dominique Curry hauled in two scores apiece and the defense came up huge against one of the league’s best offenses, shutting them out in the third quarter, and racking up seven sacks. The Predators fought back, demonstrating their resilience, but the 49 points the 'Cats scored in the first half was just too much to overcome.
|Scores by Quarter||1||2||3||4||Score|
|San Jose SaberCats||21||28||14||7||70|
Russell Athletic Offensive Player of the Game: SJ WR Dominique Curry
Riddell Defensive Player of the Game: SJ DL Luis Vasquez
JLS Playmaker of the Game: SJ WR Dominique Curry
Cutters Catch of the Game: ORL WR Khalil Paden 23-yard TD Catch in 1st Quarter
AFL Highlight of the Game: SJ WR Dominique Curry strip fumble touchdown on kickoff in 2nd Quarter
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