2002 San Jose SaberCats Game-by-Game Results

Arena Football League (Arena League)
Team Record: 13-1
Finishing 1st in the Arena League's West Division of the American Conference
Postseason: 3-0 Won Championship
Coach: Darren Arbet (13-1)
Location: San Jose, California
Attendance: 94,452, Avg. 13,493 in 7 home dates
2002 San Jose SaberCats Statistics
2002 San Jose SaberCats Roster

The San Jose SaberCats of the Arena Football League ended the 2002 season with a record of 13 wins and 1 losses, finishing first in the Arena League's West Division of the American Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 3-0.

Offensively, the SaberCats paced the circuit with 878 points. On the other side of the ball, the defensive squad allowed 660 points. Mark Grieb triggered the aerial attack, slinging for 3,346 yards. James Hundon grabbed 98 passes for 1,464 yards. Barry Wagner provided receiving help, too.

James Williams carried the pigskin for a team-best 108 yards, and Bob McMillen also aided the ground game.

Clevan Thomas intercepted 6 opponent throws. Mike Ulufale topped the defensive unit with 4 sacks, topping a defense credited with 16 sacks.

Darren Arbet coached the team. The 2002 San Jose SaberCats won the Championship.

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Regular Season Points For: 878
Regular Season Points Against: 660

Date Game Res Home Road Record
April 20, 2002 Arizona Rattlers 51 at San Jose SaberCats 52 W 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0
April 27, 2002 San Jose SaberCats 61 at Tampa Bay Storm 54 W 1-0-0 1-0-0 2-0-0
May 4, 2002 Georgia Force 53 at San Jose SaberCats 59 W 2-0-0 1-0-0 3-0-0
May 11, 2002 Los Angeles Avengers 44 at San Jose SaberCats 78 W 3-0-0 1-0-0 4-0-0
May 17, 2002 San Jose SaberCats 77 at Orlando Predators 45 W 3-0-0 2-0-0 5-0-0
May 25, 2002 Dallas Desperados 54 at San Jose SaberCats 77 W 4-0-0 2-0-0 6-0-0
June 1, 2002 San Jose SaberCats 63 at Buffalo Destroyers 35 W 4-0-0 3-0-0 7-0-0
June 8, 2002 San Jose SaberCats 52 at Los Angeles Avengers 33 W 4-0-0 4-0-0 8-0-0
June 15, 2002 Chicago Rush 68 at San Jose SaberCats 74 W 5-0-0 4-0-0 9-0-0
June 22, 2002 New York Dragons 41 at San Jose SaberCats 65 W 6-0-0 4-0-0 10-0-0
June 29, 2002 San Jose SaberCats 58 at Dallas Desperados 41 W 6-0-0 5-0-0 11-0-0
July 5, 2002 Indiana Firebirds 41 at San Jose SaberCats 52 W 7-0-0 5-0-0 12-0-0
July 12, 2002 San Jose SaberCats 52 at Arizona Rattlers 59 L 7-0-0 5-1-0 12-1-0
July 21, 2002 San Jose SaberCats 58 at Carolina Cobras 41 W 7-0-0 6-1-0 13-1-0
August 3, 2002 Tampa Bay Storm 48 at San Jose SaberCats 55 W 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0 Playoff
August 10, 2002 Orlando Predators 40 at San Jose SaberCats 52 W 2-0-0 0-0-0 2-0-0 Playoff
August 18, 2002 Arizona Rattlers 14 at San Jose SaberCats 52 W 3-0-0 0-0-0 3-0-0 ArenaBowl 16