2000 Buffalo Destroyers Roster

Arena Football League (Arena League)
Team Record: 5-9
Finishing 3rd in the Arena League's East Division of the National Conference
Postseason: 0-1 Lost Wild Card
Coach: Ray Bentley (5-5)
Coach: Dave Whinham (0-4)
Location: Buffalo, New York
Attendance: 49,337, Avg. 7,048 in 7 home dates
2000 Buffalo Destroyers Statistics
2000 Buffalo Destroyers Results

The Buffalo Destroyers of the Arena Football League ended the 2000 season with a record of 5 wins and 9 losses, finishing third in the Arena League's East Division of the National Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-1.

Buffalo floundered, tallying only 615 points, while the defensive unit conceded 767. Browning Nagle threw for 2,129 yards. Bobby Olive grabbed 106 receptions for 1,184 yards.

David White carried the ball for a team-high 132 yards for the Destroyers.

Carlos Brooks intercepted 4 opponent throws.

Ray Bentley and Dave Whinham coached the team. The 2000 Buffalo Destroyers lost in the Wild Card.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown GP
Wilky BazileOL/DLNovember 12, 19716'3"280SyracuseSpring Valley, NY 6
Sylvester BemberyOL/DLMarch 1, 19656'3"285Central FloridaMiami, FL 5
Mike BlackKJuly 25, 19695'6"145Boise StateBelleview, WA 14
Darrick BranchWR/DBFebruary 10, 19706'0"196HawaiiDallas, TX 12
Anthony BridgesDSJanuary 1, 19735'10"180North Texas StateMoultrie, GA 0
Carlos BrooksDSMay 8, 19716'0"200Bowling GreenHamilton, OH USA4
Nate BrooksDSMarch 26, 19755'10"180Miami (FL)5
Nick BrowderQBApril 8, 19756'1"210ValparaisoWaukegan, IL 5
Eddie BrownWR/LBFebruary 27, 19696'0"180Michigan StateMuskegon, MI 10
Tony BurseFB/LBApril 4, 19656'0"220Middle Tenn. St.Lafayette, GA USA4
David CaldwellOL/DLFebruary 28, 19656'1"261TCUBay City, TX USA13
Johnie ChurchOL/DLJanuary 1, 19746'3"260FloridaFt. Myers, FL 5
Kotto CottonWR/DBApril 17, 19736'0"185ArkansasNorth Little Rock, AR 1
Darnell CoxWR/DBMay 26, 19736'1"190Fayetteville State (NC)New Bern, NC 4
Willie CulpepperWR/DBMarch 27, 19675'11"155La-LafayetteJacksonville, FL USA2
John DeWittOL/DLNovember 13, 19706'4"287VanderbiltFort Smith, AR 14
Titus DixonWR/DBJune 15, 19665'6"152TroyClewiston, FL USA0
Flint FlemingOL/DLMarch 17, 19656'4"265North Dakota StateMadison, WI 4
Jerold JeffcoatOL/DLAugust 30, 19696'3"290TempleMatawan, NJ 10
Corey JohnsonDSSeptember 23, 19735'9"188GeorgiaForest Park, GA 1
Tony JonesFB/LBSeptember 5, 19706'2"250Illinois State14
Latish KinslerDSAugust 14, 19716'0"185CincinnatiMontclair, NJ 3
Willie LattaWR/DBApril 5, 19695'10"195Winston-Salem State (NC)Oxford, NC 7
Juan LongFB/LBNovember 21, 19716'3"245Mississippi StateTupelo, MS 7
Rico MackOL/DLFebruary 22, 19716'4"239Appalachian St.Stratham, GA USA4
Kevin MasonWR/LBSeptember 25, 19726'4"205SyracuseWest Seneca, NY 6
Chris MaumalangaOL/DLDecember 15, 19716'2"300KansasRedwood City, CA USA3
Browning NagleQBApril 29, 19686'3"225West VirginiaPhiladelphia, PA USA11
Bobby OliveWR/DBApril 22, 19696'0"167Ohio St.Paris, TN USA14
Chris PerryWR/DBMarch 4, 19736'3"205Adams State (CO)Irvine, CA 7
Stan PetryDSAugust 14, 19665'11"174TCUAlvin, TX USA7
Corey PulligQBOctober 23, 19736'3"218Texas A&MHouston, TX 5
Terrill ShawWR/DBFebruary 4, 19766'0"190Southern MississippiMagee, MS 9
Pete SimonianFB/LB6'2"250Pittsburgh2
Kelly SimsWR/DBNovember 10, 19705'10"190CincinnatiSt. Petersburg, FL 1
Howard SmothersOL/DLNovember 16, 19736'5"290Bethune-CookmanJacksonville, FL 14
Jim SteibelOL/DLJune 18, 19736'2"285Kansas StateBelleville, IL 13
Prentice TaylorDSApril 25, 19756'0"205West Texas A&M13
A.C. TellisonWR/DBSeptember 5, 19716'3"210Miami (FL)Bay City, TX 2
Cyrill WeemsWR/DBAugust 1, 19746'2"210Wisconsin6
David WhiteFB/LBFebruary 27, 19706'2"235NebraskaOak Ridge, TN USA9
Wayne WilliamsWR/DBOctober 14, 19695'10"185Louisiana StateColumbia, TX 1
William YarboroughDSApril 8, 19736'1"190Virginia TechNewport News, VA 3