2001 Nashville Kats Statistics

Arena Football League (Arena League)
Team Record: 10-4
Finishing 1st in the Arena League's South Division of the National Conference
Postseason: 2-1 Lost Championship
Coach: Pat Sperduto (10-4)
Location: Nashville, Tennessee
Attendance: 75,109, Avg. 10,730 in 7 home dates
2001 Nashville Kats Roster
2001 Nashville Kats Results

The Nashville Kats of the Arena Football League ended the 2001 season with a record of 10 wins and 4 losses, finishing first in the Arena League's South Division of the National Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 2-1.

Defensively, the Kats led the league with just 550 points allowed. Nashville chalked up 724 points. Andy Kelly threw for 2,699 yards. Darryl Hammond topped pass catchers, hauling in 60 balls, while Tyronne Jones added 832 receiving yards.

Travis Reece ran for a team-leading 190 yards.

Cliff Green, Cory Fleming and Adrian Lunsford each intercepted 4 opponent throws. Ben Crosland paced the defensive unit with 10 quarterback sacks, topping a defense credited with 27 sacks.

Pat Sperduto coached the team. The 2001 Nashville Kats lost in the Championship.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Andy Kelly38223060.226997.14712.371.8113.6
James Brown301550.01585.3413.300.0105.3
Cory Fleming11100.03030.000.000.0118.8
Darryl Hammond11100.01111.000.000.0112.5


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Travis Reece421904.5 6
Jarrick Hillery411263.1 12
Rupert Grant491242.5 6
Tyronne Jones9384.2 3
Dan Curran482.0 1
Anthony Hicks273.5 0
James Brown571.4 0
Ron Carpenter221.0 0
Darryl Hammond2-1-0.5 1
Andy Kelly6-11-1.8 1


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Darryl Hammond6070811.8 10
Tyronne Jones5583215.1 21
Jarrick Hillery3939010.0 6
Cory Fleming2127413.0 4
L.C. Stevens1720612.1 4
Freddie Scott11928.4 0
Scott Thomas910011.1 2
Ron Carpenter9707.8 1
James Baron9424.7 2
Travis Reece55310.6 0
Rupert Grant4225.5 1
Adrian Lunsford34715.7 0
Anthony Hicks2136.5 0
Aaron Hamilton13030.0 0
Dan Curran11010.0 0


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Steve McLaughlin918391.2362363.9152

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Ron Carpenter2864823.1 5
Jarrick Hillery1934718.3 1
Tyronne Jones2333914.7 0
Darryl Hammond6437.2 0
Scott Thomas2105.0 0
Adrian Lunsford122.0 0
Ben Crosland100.0 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Cory Fleming410125.2 2
Adrian Lunsford45914.8 1
Cliff Green44210.5 3
Ron Carpenter393.0 0
Darryl Hammond2105.0 0
Jarrick Hillery13434.0 1
Scott Thomas11717.0 0
L.C. Stevens188.0 0


Player No. Yds Avg.
Ben Crosland10.00.0
James Baron5.00.0
CJ McLain3.00.0
Travis Reece3.00.0
Rupert Grant2.00.0
William Gaines2.00.0
Aaron Hamilton1.00.0
Anthony Hicks1.00.0

Defense and Fumbles:

Player Tackle Solo Ast Brup Fum FRec FYds FTD FF K Blk
Adrian Lunsford65.5571710110
Cliff Green62561216300
Ron Carpenter4641107100
Jarrick Hillery35.53517000
Darryl Hammond3024128000
CJ McLain21.513174130
Travis Reece18.513111010
Ben Crosland12.51132110
James Baron11946322
John Williams9.5833000
William Gaines9662100
Anthony Hicks9662000
L.C. Stevens8643000
Dell McGee8640000
Aaron Hamilton7620220
Robert Gaddy6521100
Cory Fleming6526000
Bruce McClure5.5510100
Scott Thomas5.5512100
Steve McLaughlin5.5510100
Rupert Grant7460000
Pat Downey5420000
Rob Davis3.5310000
Freddie Scott3220000
Steve Johnson2200000
Tyronne Jones2200000
Kirk Pointer1020100
Hunter Adams0.5011000

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Steve McLaughlin023830152
Tyronne Jones32100000144
Jarrick Hillery12611000120
Darryl Hammond1100000066
Rupert Grant61000042
Travis Reece60000036
Ron Carpenter015000036
Cory Fleming4200036
L.C. Stevens4000024
Cliff Green300018
James Baron2000012
Scott Thomas20000012
Andy Kelly10006
Adrian Lunsford0010006
Dan Curran100006