Blaze
KISS
47 - 37 Final
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Blaze clinch playoff slot behind Germaine, Burley

Jun 24, 2007 - 6:09 AM LOS ANGELES (Ticker) -- Milestone nights by Joe Germaine and Siaha Burley helped the Utah Blaze clinch a playoff spot.

Germaine threw for five touchdowns, including two to Burley in the decisive third quarter, to lead the Blaze to a 47-37 victory over the Los Angeles Avengers.

Germaine became the first quarterback in Arena Football League history to throw for over 5,000 yards in a season. He finished 20-of-35 for 224 yards and one interception.

Burley had 11 receptions for 133 yards and three touchdowns, becoming the first receiver in league history to surpass 2,000 yards.

Germaine hit Tom Pace with a seven-yard scoring pass with two seconds left in the first half to give Utah (8-8) the lead for good, 30-24.

Burley grabbed a pair of scoring passes in the third quarter as the Blaze extended the lead to 44-14 over Los Angeles (9-7).

Sonny Cumbie threw three touchdown passes but was interception four times. Kevin Ingram had eight catches for 133 yards and three scores.








  • ARENA
    UTAH 47
    LOS ANGELES 37 FINAL

    Jun 24 1:19 AM


  • ARENA
    UTAH 47
    LOS ANGELES 37 FINAL

    Blaze vs. KISSJun 24 1:19 AM


  • ARENA
    UTAH 47
    LOS ANGELES 31 0:42 LEFT, 4TH QTR

    Blaze vs. KISSJun 24 1:11 AM


  • ARENA
    UTAH 44
    LOS ANGELES 31 6:24 LEFT, 4TH QTR

    Blaze vs. KISSJun 24 12:54 AM


  • ARENA
    UTAH 44
    LOS ANGELES 30 6:24 LEFT, 4TH QTR

    Blaze vs. KISSJun 24 12:54 AM


  • ARENA
    UTAH 44
    LOS ANGELES 24 END, 3RD QTR

    Jun 24 12:42 AM


  • ARENA
    UTAH 44
    LOS ANGELES 24 5:34 LEFT, 3RD QTR

    Blaze vs. KISSJun 24 12:26 AM


  • ARENA
    UTAH 37
    LOS ANGELES 24 10:45 LEFT, 3RD QTR

    Blaze vs. KISSJun 24 12:19 AM


  • ARENA
    UTAH 30
    LOS ANGELES 24 HALFTIME

    Jun 23 11:49 PM


  • ARENA
    UTAH 30
    LOS ANGELES 24 HALFTIME

    Blaze vs. KISSJun 23 11:49 PM


  • ARENA
    UTAH 23
    LOS ANGELES 24 2:12 LEFT, 2ND QTR

    Blaze vs. KISSJun 23 11:37 PM


  • ARENA
    UTAH 23
    LOS ANGELES 17 5:30 LEFT, 2ND QTR

    Blaze vs. KISSJun 23 11:30 PM


  • ARENA
    UTAH 17
    LOS ANGELES 17 9:15 LEFT, 2ND QTR

    Blaze vs. KISSJun 23 11:23 PM


  • ARENA
    UTAH 17
    LOS ANGELES 14 12:22 LEFT, 2ND QTR

    Blaze vs. KISSJun 23 11:19 PM


  • ARENA
    UTAH 14
    LOS ANGELES 14 END, 1ST QTR

    Jun 23 11:09 PM


  • ARENA
    UTAH 14
    LOS ANGELES 14 0:16 LEFT, 1ST QTR

    Blaze vs. KISSJun 23 11:08 PM


  • ARENA
    UTAH 14
    LOS ANGELES 7 1:55 LEFT, 1ST QTR

    Blaze vs. KISSJun 23 11:04 PM


  • ARENA
    UTAH 7
    LOS ANGELES 7 4:25 LEFT, 1ST QTR

    Blaze vs. KISSJun 23 10:56 PM


  • ARENA
    UTAH 7
    LOS ANGELES 0 6:14 LEFT, 1ST QTR

    Blaze vs. KISSJun 23 10:51 PM