2002 New York Dragons Roster

Arena Football League (Arena League)
Team Record: 3-11
Finishing 4th in the Arena League's East Division of the National Conference
Coach: John Gregory (3-11)
Location: New York, New York
Attendance: 63,982, Avg. 9,140 in 7 home dates
2002 New York Dragons Statistics
2002 New York Dragons Results

The New York Dragons of the Arena Football League ended the 2002 season with a record of 3 wins and 11 losses, finishing fourth in the Arena League's East Division of the National Conference.

The Dragons racked up 666 points, but the porous defense surrendered 804, most in the circuit. Aaron Garcia tossed for 1,390 yards, and Matt Nagy took a significant amount of snaps as well. Steve Papin snagged 97 passes, while Mike Furrey accumulated 1,055 receiving yards.

Aaron Garcia ran for a team-best 34 yards for New York.

Donvetis Franklin snatched 6 errant tosses from the opposition. Robert Stewart topped pass rushers with 2 sacks.

John Gregory coached the team.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown GP
Chin AchebeFB/LBSeptember 7, 19776'1"255Iowa StateSteubenville, OH 14
Nate BellOL/DLFebruary 15, 19776'6"285Southern UniversityGreenwich, CT 10
Carlos BrooksDSMay 8, 19716'0"200Bowling GreenHamilton, OH USA6
Chris CloptonDSMarch 23, 19785'6"170PurdueLynwood, IL 3
Todd DoxzonOSMarch 28, 19756'1"186Iowa St.Sioux City, IA USA12
Rodney FilerFBJune 14, 19746'3"255IowaHouston, TX 13
Elliott FortuneOL/DLMay 28, 19746'4"275Georgia TechRoosevelt, NY USA3
Donvetis FranklinDBJanuary 15, 19785'11"210Michigan StateFayetteville, NC 14
Mike FurreyWR/DBMay 12, 19776'0"185Ohio St.Grove City, OH USA14
Aaron GarciaQBOctober 20, 19706'1"195Sacramento StateSacramento, CA 5
Eric GohlstinOL/DLOctober 29, 19756'6"320Ohio StateCleveland, OH 7
Damien GroceWRNovember 14, 19785'10"180Iowa StateSan Bernadino, CA 4
Danny KanellQBNovember 21, 19736'3"218Florida St.Fort Lauderdale, FL USA4
Shon KingWR/DBAugust 22, 19725'10"180Wayne State (NE)San Diego, CA 7
Glen MatthewsOL/DLJanuary 26, 19776'3"290North Dakota6
Jason MaxwellWR/DBJune 6, 19786'3"215HofstraWilmington, DE 5
Chris MorantLBAugust 8, 19776'1"250James MadisonNewport News, VA 2
Matt NagyQBApril 24, 19786'2"220DelawarePiscataway, NJ 7
Marcus OwenDLMay 13, 19786'2"350KansasSt Louis, MO 7
Steve PapinWR/DBFebruary 28, 19725'10"190Portland StateSan Jose, CA 14
Ron PerryFB/LBDecember 28, 19706'3"245GramblingGrambling, LA 1
Danny RagsdaleQBFebruary 19, 19776'0"180Redlands (CA)Los Angeles, CA 1
Clay RushKOctober 27, 19736'3"220Missouri WesternRiverview Gardens, MO 14
Carl SaccoWR/LBApril 29, 19746'2"215C W Post (NY)Albany, NY 12
Scott SemptimphelterQBMay 15, 19726'2"215LehighFlorence, NJ 1
Shea ShowersWR/DBJanuary 11, 19745'11"184FloridaGainesville, FL 14
Matt SteepleOL/DLApril 3, 19726'3"340Morgan StateBaltimore, MD 11
Robert StewartOL/DLApril 12, 19676'0"308AlabamaAshford, AL 14
Cory StoneOL/DLMarch 6, 19726'3"317TennesseeMemphis, TN 10
Sean TremblayOL/DLApril 13, 19756'2"280ConnecticutPort Jefferson Station, NY 13
Geoff TurnerWR/DBSeptember 12, 19745'8"190Colorado StateUrbandale, IA 8
Brad WinnOL/DLJuly 26, 19766'5"320North TexasAustin, TX 14