2002 Dallas Desperados Roster

Arena Football League (Arena League)
Team Record: 7-7
Finishing 4th in the Arena League's West Division of the American Conference
Postseason: 1-1 Lost Quarterfinal
Coach: Joe Avezzano (7-7)
Location: Dallas, Texas
Attendance: 95,220, Avg. 13,603 in 7 home dates
2002 Dallas Desperados Statistics
2002 Dallas Desperados Results

The Dallas Desperados of the Arena Football League ended the 2002 season with a record of 7 wins and 7 losses, finishing fourth in the Arena League's West Division of the American Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-1.

Dallas scored 742 points, while the leaky defense yielded 755. Andy Kelly triggered the aerial attack, passing for 3,295 yards. Andy McCullough led all receivers, snagging 82 receptions for 837 yards. Shannon Culver and Dialleo Burks were targeted regularly, too.

Patrise Alexander carried the ball for a team-high 70 yards for the Desperados.

Hassan Shamsid-Deen seized 5 opponent throws. Shante Carver and Chad Pegues each topped pass rushers with 3 sacks.

Joe Avezzano coached the team. The 2002 Dallas Desperados lost in the Quarterfinal.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown GP
Patrise AlexanderOL/DLOctober 23, 19726'1"244La-LafayetteGalveston, TX USA14
Jeremy BeutlerFB/LBJanuary 15, 19766'1"270Ohio UniversityToledo, OH 2
Tom BriggsDLMay 12, 19706'4"270West VirginiaSyracuse, NY 14
Dialleo BurksWR/LBJuly 7, 19746'2"181East. KentuckyLa Grange, GA USA8
Shante CarverOL/DLFebruary 12, 19716'5"250Arizona St.Stockton, CA USA14
Rico ClarkWR/DBJune 6, 19745'10"181LouisvilleAtlanta, GA USA2
D.J. CooperOL/DLApril 19, 19766'4"285ArkansasMesquite, TX 2
Shannon CulverOSOctober 5, 19715'10"180Oklahoma StatePalmdale, CA 9
Tim DentonWR/DBFebruary 2, 19735'11"182OklahomaGalveston, TX USA11
Lamar GrantWR/DBApril 26, 19785'11"188DukeJackson, NJ 10
Aaron HamiltonOL/DLDecember 9, 19736'5"280Westmar (IA)Austin, TX 2
Jake HoffartWR/LBJune 24, 19756'2"205PittsburghYuba City, CA 10
Bernard HolmesOSMay 13, 19736'0"172Texas A&MHouston, TX 2
Bernard HolseyDLDecember 10, 19736'2"286DukeRome, GA USA12
Jason KaiserDSNovember 9, 19736'0"190Culver-StocktonDenver, CO USA2
Andy KellyQBJune 6, 19686'3"220TennesseeDayton, TN 14
Jim KubiakQBMay 12, 19726'2"218NavyAthol Springs, NY 9
Brad KubikOL/DLMarch 31, 19756'3"285Southwest Missouri StateSpringfield, MO 6
Kareem LarrimoreDSApril 21, 19765'11"190West Texas A&MLos Angeles, CA USA8
Jamie LovernOL/DLJanuary 17, 19776'3"300Appalachian StateChesterfield, VA 13
Adrian LunsfordDSNovember 28, 19705'10"180Iowa WesleyanLawton, OK 13
Corky MartinFB/LBJanuary 25, 19785'10"235Southwest Missouri StateClaremore, OK 1
Tim MartinOL/DLApril 12, 19766'5"273TulsaClaremore, OK 11
Andy McCulloughWRNovember 11, 19756'3"210TennesseeDayton, OH USA14
Matt NorwoodOL/DLMarch 18, 19766'2"300Middle Tennessee StateDerby, KS 6
Mike OsunaFB/LBMay 6, 19756'2"250Central FloridaMiami, FL 2
Chad PeguesOL/DLDecember 13, 19766'2"300Illinois StateGainesville, TX 12
Mike ScottDSNovember 10, 19685'11"190Murray StateMontgomery, AL 1
Patrick ScottOL/DLJune 4, 19716'5"273South Carolina StateDurham, NC 12
Hassan Shamsid-DeenDSJanuary 21, 19765'9"183North Carolina StateAtlanta, GA 8
Jason ShelleyWR/LBAugust 5, 19746'2"195Central State (OH)Vallejo, CA 11
Danny ThomasOSSeptember 17, 19766'0"205Eastern KentuckyWinchester, KY 3
Ronnie WashburnDLJuly 15, 19736'2"275Livingstone College (NC)Forest City, NC 3
Jason WellsKFebruary 10, 19776'2"210FurmanLawton, OK 14