2003 Dallas Desperados Statistics

Arena Football League (Arena League)
Team Record: 10-6
Finishing 1st in the Arena League's Central Division of the American Conference
Postseason: 0-1 Lost Wild Card
Coach: Joe Avezzano (10-6)
Location: Dallas, Texas
Attendance: 103,591, Avg. 12,949 in 8 home dates
2003 Dallas Desperados Roster
2003 Dallas Desperados Results

The Dallas Desperados of the Arena Football League ended the 2003 season with a record of 10 wins and 6 losses, finishing first in the Arena League's Central Division of the American Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-1.

The Desperados scored 910 points, and the leaky defense yielded 875. Jim Kubiak directed the offense, passing for 4,786 yards. Dialleo Burks led all receivers, snagging 102 receptions, while Andy McCullough contributed 1,244 receiving yards.

Ja'Mar Toombs carried the ball for a team-high 74 yards for Dallas.

Will Pettis picked off 3 opponent throws. Tom Briggs topped pass rushers with 12 quarterback sacks, part of an overall team total of 25 sacks.

Joe Avezzano coached the team. The 2003 Dallas Desperados lost in the Wild Card.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Jim Kubiak56239069.447868.59817.4173.0122.4


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Ja'Mar Toombs20743.7 5
Patrise Alexander25371.5 7
Patrick Scott5142.8 0
Will Pettis1370.5 3
Jeremy Beutler231.5 0
Jim Kubiak1230.2 4
Jason Shelley210.5 0
Shannon Culver1-1-1.0 0
Dialleo Burks4-9-2.2 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dialleo Burks102122112.0 28
Andy McCullough99124412.6 24
Will Pettis7080011.4 17
Shannon Culver3747812.9 10
Jason Shelley3548013.7 8
Luke Leverson2427811.6 6
Shawndel Tucker67312.2 1
Jeremy Beutler6-3-0.5 1
Tim Martin55711.4 1
Tom Briggs44210.5 1
Patrise Alexander23115.5 0
Shante Carver22211.0 0
D.J. Cooper2157.5 2
Patrick Scott2147.0 0
John Fitzgerald11717.0 0
Henry Taylor11616.0 0


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Jason Wells1019190.1191157.9124
Nick Gatto131184.63133.314

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Will Pettis3775020.3 0
Kareem Larrimore2849317.6 0
Luke Leverson1020720.7 1
Shannon Culver610317.2 0
Shawndel Tucker48721.8 0
Dialleo Burks10828.2 0
Tim Denton188.0 1
Carl Greenwood144.0 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Will Pettis3227.3 0
Andy McCullough23517.5 0
Jermaine Jones14545.0 1
Kareem Larrimore100.0 0
Chad Pegues100.0 0
Tim Denton100.0 0
Jason Shelley1-2-2.0 0


Defense and Fumbles:

Player Tackle Solo Ast Brup Fum FRec FYds FTD FF K Blk
Jermaine Jones73.5681118001
Tim Denton55.553510000
Tom Briggs444249130
Will Pettis34.53414000
Kareem Larrimore272624000
Patrise Alexander282561000
Andy McCullough221964300
Tim Martin211781121
Carl Greenwood16.51531000
Luke Leverson131304000
Jason Shelley131224000
Shante Carver121042020
Chad Pegues11.51030100
Doug Lytle9.5830100
Henry Taylor8.5730110
Ja'Mar Toombs8721000
Patrick Scott8641000
Jamie Lovern6.5530000
D.J. Cooper5500000
Jason Wells5500000
Jeremy Beutler5.5431000
Nick Gatto4400000
Dialleo Burks3.5231000
Shannon Culver2120110
Jim Kubiak1020000
John Fitzgerald0.5010000
Shawndel Tucker001000

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Dialleo Burks02800000168
Andy McCullough240000144
Jason Wells011910124
Will Pettis31700000120
Shannon Culver0100000060
Jason Shelley08000048
Patrise Alexander70000042
Luke Leverson61000042
Ja'Mar Toombs5000030
Jim Kubiak4000024
Nick Gatto0111014
D.J. Cooper2000012
Tom Briggs100006
Tim Martin100006
Shawndel Tucker1000006
Tim Denton100006
Jeremy Beutler0100006
Jermaine Jones10006