Grieb, SaberCats coast past RattlersMar 16, 2008 - 6:28 AM SAN JOSE (Ticker) -- Mark Grieb threw three touchdowns as the San Jose SaberCats defeated the Arizona Rattlers, 63-43, on Saturday.
With the game tied at 7-7 in the first quarter, San Jose (2-1) rolled off 20 consecutive points to forge a 27-7 cushion at the break.
Grieb completed 20-of-33 passes for 264 yards, including two first-half scores to Cleannord Saintil, who finished with six catches for 110 yards.
Jason Geathers had two rushing touchdowns and Phil Glover also scores on the ground for the SaberCats.
Jeff Smoker completed 22-of-36 passes for 288 yards with three touchdowns and three interceptions for the Rattlers (1-2), who posted 29 points in the fourth quarter.
SAN JOSE 63 FINAL
Rattlers 43, SaberCats 63 FinalMar 16 1:16 AM
SAN JOSE 39 END, 3RD QTR
Rattlers 14, SaberCats 39 End of 3rdMar 16 12:28 AM
SAN JOSE 27 HALFTIME
Rattlers 7, SaberCats 27 HalfMar 15 11:43 PM
SAN JOSE 10 END, 1ST QTR
Rattlers 7, SaberCats 10 End of 1stMar 15 11:07 PM
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