2000 Nashville Kats Statistics

Arena Football League (Arena League)
Team Record: 9-5
Finishing 2nd in the Arena League's South Division of the National Conference
Postseason: 3-1 Lost Championship
Coach: Pat Sperduto (9-5)
Location: Nashville, Tennessee
Attendance: 83,271, Avg. 11,896 in 7 home dates
2000 Nashville Kats Roster
2000 Nashville Kats Results

The Nashville Kats of the Arena Football League ended the 2000 season with a record of 9 wins and 5 losses, finishing second in the Arena League's South Division of the National Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 3-1.

Nashville scored 671 points, while the rigid defensive squad surrendered 593. Andy Kelly threw for 3,107 yards. Cory Fleming topped pass catchers, hauling in 73 balls for 938 yards. Darryl Hammond was targeted regularly as well.

Rupert Grant ran for a team-leading 161 yards for the Kats, while Jason Bratton also buoyed the ground attack.

Rob Davis seized 5 opponent throws. Aaron Hamilton dropped opposing passers 6 times, leading the way for a team which created 20 sacks.

Pat Sperduto coached the team. The 2000 Nashville Kats lost in the Championship.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Andy Kelly42928366.031077.25512.8102.3117.1
James Brown211361.91467.0314.314.8102.4
Jarrick Hillery100.


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Rupert Grant381614.2 9
Jason Bratton451493.3 3
Jarrick Hillery271074.0 6
Darryl Hammond10525.2 1
James Brown12252.1 1
Jeff Russell11242.2 1
DeWayne Dotson5142.8 0
Andy Kelly451.2 2
Freddie Scott133.0 0
Tyronne Jones122.0 0
Anthony Hicks2-1-0.5 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Cory Fleming7393812.8 20
Darryl Hammond5558110.6 9
Jarrick Hillery434039.4 3
Tyronne Jones4147911.7 8
Freddie Scott2829110.4 4
Jeff Russell2526910.8 4
Fred Brock1013213.2 4
Rupert Grant7588.3 3
James Baron5357.0 2
Anthony Hicks3155.0 1
Phil Savoy2168.0 0
Jason Bratton11414.0 0
James Brown11313.0 0
Ron Carpenter155.0 0
Jeff Thomas144.0 0


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Steve McLaughlin575291.2221254.588
Brad Palazzo161593.87342.924
Jeff Russell3266.72150.05

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Tyronne Jones3578322.4 3
Ron Carpenter1840122.3 1
Jarrick Hillery1018818.8 0
Jeff Russell815219.0 0
Darryl Hammond79914.1 0
Fred Brock11212.0 0
Cory Fleming155.0 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Rob Davis5102.0 0
Kirk Pointer461.5 0
Jarrick Hillery35418.0 0
Darryl Hammond25025.0 0
Carl Greenwood263.0 0
Rupert Grant11111.0 0
Cory Fleming11010.0 0


Player No. Yds Avg.
Aaron Hamilton6.00.0
James Baron4.00.0
Anthony Hicks3.00.0
Rupert Grant2.00.0
Jason Bratton2.00.0
Rob Davis1.00.0
DeWayne Dotson1.00.0
Carlos Fowler1.00.0

Defense and Fumbles:

Player Tackle Solo Ast Brup Fum FRec FYds FTD FF K Blk
Rob Davis61.5521910010
Darryl Hammond5542262500
Kirk Pointer44391018010
Carl Greenwood373465000
Jarrick Hillery31.52957010
Jeff Russell242242000
Ron Carpenter21.51955020
Rupert Grant181561000
Carlos Fowler141161000
Anthony Hicks11.51034110
Aaron Hamilton111023111
Tyronne Jones10.5851000
Jason Bratton10.5770200
DeWayne Dotson8720000
William Gaines7.5713110
James Baron9584110
Cory Fleming6521100
Steve McLaughlin5.5510000
Robert Gaddy2200000
Brad Palazzo2200000
Buster Owens2200000
Andy Kelly1100000
James Brown1100000
Freddie Scott1100000
Bruce McClure0.5010000
Fred Brock0.5010000
Bob Kronenberg000100

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Cory Fleming2000000120
Steve McLaughlin01252088
Rupert Grant930000072
Tyronne Jones083000066
Darryl Hammond190000060
Jarrick Hillery630000054
Jeff Russell140012035
Brad Palazzo0315024
Freddie Scott04000024
Fred Brock40000024
Jason Bratton30000018
Andy Kelly2000012
James Baron2000012
Anthony Hicks0100006
James Brown1000006
Ron Carpenter0100006