2012 San Jose SaberCats Statistics

Arena Football League (Arena League)
Team Record: 12-6
Finishing 2nd in the Arena League's West Division of the National Conference
Postseason: 0-1 Lost Conference Semifinal
Coach: Darren Arbet (12-6)
Location: San Jose, California
Attendance: 91,141, Avg. 10,127 in 9 home dates
2012 San Jose SaberCats Roster
2012 San Jose SaberCats Results

The San Jose SaberCats of the Arena Football League ended the 2012 season with a record of 12 wins and 6 losses, finishing second in the Arena League's West Division of the National Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-1.

San Jose lit up the scoreboard for 1,143 points, while the defense conceded 1,027. Mark Grieb led the charge, slinging for 5,744 yards. Samora Goodson paced the receiving corps, grabbing 114 passes for 1,471 yards. James Roe was targeted regularly as well.

Tommy Taggart carried the ball for a team-best 119 yards for the SaberCats.

Andre Jones picked off 5 opponent throws. Joe Sykes topped the defensive unit with 15 quarterback sacks, leading the way for a team which created 41 sacks.

Darren Arbet coached the team. The 2012 San Jose SaberCats lost in the Conference Semifinal.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Mark Grieb70547667.557448.111215.9202.8120.1
Danny Southwick141071.41399.917.100.0126.8


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Tommy Taggart461192.6 12
Mark Lewis39822.1 10
Mark Grieb7324.6 3
Huey Whittaker13282.2 4
Johnie Kirton13262.0 5
Hank Edwards6132.2 3
Fred Williams3113.7 1
Danny Southwick199.0 1
Reagan Maui'a382.7 1
Ruschard Dodd-Masters111.0 0
James Roe100.0 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Samora Goodson114147112.9 27
James Roe8897711.1 29
Huey Whittaker7083311.9 17
Hank Edwards6468010.6 7
Ben Nelson5989115.1 18
Fred Williams4149112.0 11
Mark Lewis1418413.1 1
Taurus Johnson10898.9 0
Rodney Wright99110.1 1
Tommy Taggart6579.5 1
Rich Ranglin44812.0 0
Johnie Kirton23316.5 0
Jasper Harvey2189.0 1
Ako Poti294.5 0
Reagan Maui'a11111.0 0


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Nick Pertuit11410390.42150.0106
Jacob Harfman211571.4200.015
Nick Gatto8787.5007
John Paglia4125.0001

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Ruschard Dodd-Masters75134617.9 1
Fred Williams1829816.6 1
Rodney Wright1327220.9 1
Hank Edwards67612.7 0
Mark Lewis188.0 1
Andre Jones273.5 1
Vince Hill100.0 0
Mervin Brookins1-2-2.0 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Andre Jones59418.8 2
Ruschard Dodd-Masters4379.2 0
Vince Hill4123.0 0
Tanner Varner3217.0 0
Joe Sykes24221.0 1
Jackie Bates12020.0 0
Gabe Nyenhuis199.0 1


Player No. Yds Avg.
Joe Sykes15.00.0
Francis Maka10.00.0
Tim McGill6.00.0
Gabe Nyenhuis4.00.0
Tanner Varner2.00.0
Jermaine Smith2.00.0
Dexter Jackson1.00.0
Jason Stewart1.00.0

Defense and Fumbles:

Player Tackle Solo Ast Brup Fum FRec FYds FTD FF K Blk
Vince Hill78.567238110
Andre Jones77652413000
Tanner Varner61.547295220
Ruschard Dodd-Masters50431412200
LaBrose Hedgemon31.52956100
Joe Sykes31.52795140
Francis Maka3226122341
Huey Whittaker272381320
Gabe Nyenhuis2216128062
Tim McGill151181002
Brandon Brinkley13.51151210
Jermaine Smith11.5950001
Samora Goodson11940110
Mervin Brookins10.5933100
Hank Edwards8.5810000
Nick Pertuit8.5810000
James Roe7700000
Fred Williams7700010
Jameel Dowling6520100
Mark Grieb4400000
Rodney Wright3.5310000
Ben Nelson3.5310000
Shawn Lemon3300000
Mark Lewis3300000
Jacob Harfman2200000
Robbie Powell2200000
Taurus Johnson2200000
Reagan Maui'a2200000
Dexter Jackson2.5130000
Jason Stewart2121000
Tommy Taggart1.5110000
Jackie Bates1.5110000
Bubba Boudreaux1.5110000
Emmanuel Akah1100000
Isaac Leatiota1100000
John Paglia1100000
Courtney Viney1100000
Johnie Kirton1100000
James Sadler2041000
Scott Schoettgen000010

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
James Roe0290000174
Samora Goodson270000162
Huey Whittaker4170000126
Ben Nelson180000108
Nick Pertuit011030106
Fred Williams1111000078
Tommy Taggart121000078
Mark Lewis1011000072
Hank Edwards370000060
Johnie Kirton50000030
Mark Grieb3000018
Andre Jones1200018
Jacob Harfman0015015
Rodney Wright11000012
Nick Gatto0707
Reagan Maui'a1000006
Ruschard Dodd-Masters0100006
Gabe Nyenhuis10006
Danny Southwick10006
Joe Sykes10006
Jasper Harvey10006
John Paglia00101