Cleveland Browns at Pittsburgh Steelers

AFC Wild Card Game
January 5, 2003

Quarter 1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Cleveland Browns 7 10 7 9 33
Pittsburgh Steelers 0 7 7 22 36

Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
1:16 Cle TD William Green 1 run (Phil Dawson Kick) Cle 7, Pit 0
2nd Quarter
0:22 Cle TD Dennis Northcutt 32 pass from Kelly Holcomb (Phil Dawson Kick) Cle 14, Pit 0
5:25 Pit TD Antwaan Randle El 66 punt return (Jeff Reed Kick) Cle 14, Pit 7
14:11 Cle FG FG Phil Dawson 31 Cle 17, Pit 7
3rd Quarter
2:49 Cle TD Dennis Northcutt 15 pass from Kelly Holcomb (Phil Dawson Kick) Cle 24, Pit 7
11:10 Pit TD Plaxico Burress 6 pass from Tommy Maddox (Jeff Reed Kick) Cle 24, Pit 14
4th Quarter
0:08 Cle FG FG Phil Dawson 24 Cle 27, Pit 14
2:32 Pit TD Jerame Tuman 3 pass from Tommy Maddox (Jeff Reed Kick) Cle 27, Pit 21
4:43 Cle TD Andre' Davis 22 pass from Kelly Holcomb (Pass Failed) Cle 33, Pit 21
11:54 Pit TD Hines Ward 5 pass from Tommy Maddox (Jeff Reed Kick) Cle 33, Pit 28
14:06 Pit TD Chris Fuamatu-Ma'afala 3 run (Jerame Tuman Pass from Antwaan Randle El) Pit 36, Cle 33

Attendance: 62,595
Missed Field Goals: Pit - Jeff Reed 46

Team Statistics
  Cleveland Browns Pittsburgh Steelers
First downs 21 30
Rushes - yards 28 - 38 20 - 89
Passing 409 343
Punt returns 2 - 70 4 - 77
Kickoff returns 5 - 75 6 - 86
Interception returns 2 - 41 1 - 14
Pass attempts - Completions - Had Intercepted 26 - 43 - 1 30 - 48 - 2
Sacked - yards lost 2 - 20 3 - 24
Punts 7 - 38.6 6 - 35.3
Fumbles - lost 0 - 0 1 - 1
Penalties - yards 9 - 75 4 - 35
Time of possession 33:02 26:58

Passing
Cleveland Browns Att Cmp Yds Avg TD Int Lg Sack Loss Rating
Kelly Holcomb 43 26 429 9.98 3 1 83 1 5 107.6
Kevin Johnson 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 0 1 15 0.0
Pittsburgh Steelers Att Cmp Yds Avg TD Int Lg Sack Loss Rating
Tommy Maddox 48 30 367 7.65 3 2 30 3 24 89.5

Rushing
Cleveland Browns Att Yds Avg Lg TD FD
William Green 25 30 1.2 23 1 2
Dennis Northcutt 1 5 5.0 5 0 0
Kelly Holcomb 2 3 1.5 4 0 0
Pittsburgh Steelers Att Yds Avg Lg TD FD
Amos Zereoue 13 73 5.6 36 0 2
Tommy Maddox 2 7 3.5 8 0 0
Chris Fuamatu-Ma'afala 2 4 2.0 3t 1 1
Hines Ward 1 4 4.0 4 0 0
Antwaan Randle El 1 3 3.0 3 0 0
Jerome Bettis 1 -2 -2.0 -2 0 0

Receiving
Cleveland Browns Rec Yds Avg Lg TD FD
Dennis Northcutt 6 92 15.3 32t 2 6
Jamel White 5 45 9.0 17 0 3
Kevin Johnson 4 140 35.0 83 0 3
Mark Campbell 3 31 10.3 16 0 1
Andre' Davis 2 65 32.5 43 1 2
Quincy Morgan 2 30 15.0 15 0 2
William Green 2 8 4.0 7 0 0
Andre King 1 16 16.0 16 0 1
Darnell Sanders 1 2 2.0 2 0 0
Pittsburgh Steelers Rec Yds Avg Lg TD FD
Hines Ward 11 104 9.5 19 1 6
Plaxico Burress 6 100 16.7 24 1 6
Antwaan Randle El 5 85 17.0 30 0 5
Terance Mathis 3 40 13.3 15 0 3
Jerame Tuman 3 18 6.0 9 1 2
Chris Fuamatu-Ma'afala 2 20 10.0 10 0 2

Kickoff Returns
Cleveland Browns Num Yds Avg FC Lg TD
Andre' Davis 3 48 16.0 0 19 0
Mark Campbell 2 27 13.5 0 15 0
Pittsburgh Steelers Num Yds Avg FC Lg TD
Hank Poteat 4 55 13.8 0 20 0
Antwaan Randle El 2 31 15.5 0 18 0
Dan Kreider 0 0 0.0 1 0 0

Punt Returns
Cleveland Browns Num Yds Avg FC Lg TD
Dennis Northcutt 2 70 35.0 4 59 0
Pittsburgh Steelers Num Yds Avg FC Lg TD
Antwaan Randle El 4 77 19.2 2 66t 1

Punting
Cleveland Browns Punts Yds Avg Lg TB In20 Blk Net OppRet RetYds
Chris Gardocki 7 270 38.6 42 1 1 0 24.7 4 77
Pittsburgh Steelers Punts Yds Avg Lg TB In20 Blk Net OppRet RetYds
Tom Rouen 6 212 35.3 39 0 1 0 23.7 2 70

Defense
Cleveland Browns Tack Ast Tot Sacks Loss Ints Yds Avg Lg TD
Daylon McCutcheon 2 1 3 0.0 0.0 2 41 20.5 28 0
Chris Akins 0 2 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Earl Holmes 2 0 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Michael Jameson 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Andre King 2 0 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Kenard Lang 3 2 5 1.0 9.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Earl Little 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Alvin McKinley 3 1 4 1.0 5.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Tyrone Rogers 0 2 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Orpheus Roye 3 1 4 1.0 10.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Dwayne Rudd 2 1 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Lewis Sanders 6 1 7 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Cedric Scott 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Gerard Warren 0 2 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Anthony Henry 3 0 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Brant Boyer 7 1 8 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Darren Hambrick 1 2 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Kevin Bentley 4 0 4 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Robert Griffith 9 1 10 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Corey Fuller 5 1 6 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Pittsburgh Steelers Tack Ast Tot Sacks Loss Ints Yds Avg Lg TD
Mike Logan 3 0 3 0.0 0.0 1 14 14.0 14 0
Kendrell Bell 8 1 9 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Rodney Bailey 0 1 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Aaron Smith 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Deshea Townsend 6 1 7 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Kimo von Oelhoffen 0 1 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Hines Ward 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Brent Alexander 2 4 6 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Casey Hampton 1 2 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
James Farrior 3 0 3 1.0 5.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Hank Poteat 2 0 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Clark Haggans 2 0 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Chris Hope 4 0 4 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Chidi Iwuoma 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Jason Gildon 6 0 6 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Wayne Gandy 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Chris Fuamatu-Ma'afala 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Lethon Flowers 6 4 10 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Joey Porter 7 0 7 1.0 15.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Dewayne Washington 2 0 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0

2002 NFL Scoreboard - Wild Card Playoff
Saturday, January 4, 2003
Indianapolis 0
NY Jets 41
Boxscore FINAL
Atlanta 27
Green Bay 7
Boxscore FINAL
Sunday, January 5, 2003
Cleveland 33
Pittsburgh 36
Boxscore FINAL
NY Giants 38
San Francisco 39
Boxscore FINAL
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