1997 New York CityHawks Statistics

Arena Football League (Arena League)
Team Record: 2-12
Finishing 4th in the Arena League's East Division of the National Conference
Coach: Lary Kuharich (2-12)
Location: New York, New York
Attendance: 44,609, Avg. 6,373 in 7 home dates
1997 New York CityHawks Roster
1997 New York CityHawks Results

The New York CityHawks of the Arena Football League ended the 1997 season with a record of 2 wins and 12 losses, finishing fourth in the Arena League's East Division of the National Conference.

New York CityHawks scored 522 points, while the defensive unit allowed 691. Mike Perez led the charge, slinging for 3,392 yards. James Bowden led pass catchers, grabbing 47 receptions for 634 yards, while Connell Maynor, Bobby Byrd and Eddie Brown each were targeted regularly, too.

Jason Pohopek carried the ball for a team-high 136 yards.

Eddie Brown picked off 4 opponent throws. Jearld Baylis topped the defensive unit with 3 sacks, topping a defense credited with 17 sacks.

Lary Kuharich coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Mike Perez45825856.333927.45211.4183.9451160101.4
Connell Maynor11100.01818.01100.000.01817158.3
Totals45925956.434107.45311.5183.945 1267


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jason Pohopek421363.2 4
Fred Coger33611.8 7
Lorenzo Graham12332.8 0
Eddie Brown5224.4 1
George Del Ricco15171.1 1
Mike Perez881.0 2
James Bowden252.5 0
Fred Gayles200.0 0
Tommy Orr200.0 0
Bobby Byrd300.0 0
Connell Maynor2-3-1.5 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
James Bowden4763413.5 6
Connell Maynor4262314.8 15
Eddie Brown4157314.0 14
Bobby Byrd3847312.4 2
Fred Gayles2941314.2 6
Tommy Orr171649.6 1
Amod Field810613.2 2
Jason Pohopek88710.9 1
Lorenzo Graham510420.8 2
Fred Coger56913.8 2
Wayne Morris5479.4 0
George Del Ricco5387.6 1
Marvin Brown45413.5 0
Otis Moore4153.8 1
Joe Lepsis11818.0 0


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Michael Geary595186.4471531.996

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
James Bowden57102918.1 0
Connell Maynor2746117.1 1
Tony Zackery44711.8 0
Eddie Brown5377.4 0
Tommy Orr12626.0 0
Amod Field22512.5 0
Mike Middleton199.0 0
Curtis Cotton111.0 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Eddie Brown4369.0 0
Tony Zackery23015.0 0
Fred Gayles22613.0 0
Marvin Brown2136.5 0
Connell Maynor11111.0 0


Defense and Fumbles:

Player Tackle Solo Ast Brup Fum FRec FYds FTD FF K Blk
Tony Zackery69.561179010
Eddie Brown51.543176100
Chauncey Hogan2722101010
Fred Gayles2617180001
Curtis Cotton181642000
Jason Pohopek181560000
Tommy Orr181483010
Bobby Byrd1711120000
George Del Ricco15.51190100
Marvin Brown111103100
Paul Franklin13982000
Cedric Anderson11.5873000
Jearld Baylis10841001
Mike Middleton10760000
Fred Coger9.5750000
Otis Moore9.5753010
Connell Maynor8720000
Fran Boudreaux7700000
Matt Hosilyk7.5631000
Bret Kwarta6.5610000
Joe Lepsis5.5511000
David Caldwell5500100
Franklin Stephens5420000
Wayne Morris4.5410100
Kevin Beverly4.5410000
Michael Geary4400000
James Bowden4321000
Lorenzo Graham3.5310000
Amod Field3300000
Mark Washington3220000
Patrick Jackson2200000
Franklin Thomas1.5111000
Roosevelt Nix1101000
Chris Keneally1100000
Jason Jenkins1100000

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Connell Maynor0151000096
Michael Geary01551096
Eddie Brown1140000090
Fred Coger72000054
James Bowden060000036
Fred Gayles06000036
Jason Pohopek41000030
Lorenzo Graham02000012
Mike Perez200012
Amod Field20000012
George Del Ricco11000012
Bobby Byrd02000012
Otis Moore100006
Tommy Orr01000006