Wimprine, VooDoo hand Gladiators first lossMar 22, 2008 - 3:48 AM NEW ORLEANS (Ticker) -- Danny Wimprine threw four touchdowns as the New Orleans VooDoo handed the Cleveland Gladiators their first loss of the season with Friday's 63-24 convincing triumph.
Wimprine completed 19-of-25 passes for 235 yards, highlighted by three first-quarter touchdowns to help New Orleans (3-1) jump out to a 21-0 lead.
James Jordan had 11 catches for 113 yards and two scores and Tyronne Jones caught six balls for 104 and a pair of TDs for the VooDoo, who kept Cleveland (3-1) out of the end zone in the first and third quarters.
Gladiators quarterback Raymond Philyaw went 15-of-29 for 146 yards with two TDs before backup Jose Davis entered the game to throw two scores and two interceptions.
Robert Redd had 13 receptions for 131 yards for Cleveland, which saw its league-leading rushing attack held to just 14 yards.
NEW ORLEANS 63 FINAL
Gladiators 24, VooDoo 63 FinalMar 21 10:51 PM
NEW ORLEANS 42 END, 3RD QTR
Gladiators 10, VooDoo 42 End of 3rdMar 21 10:18 PM
NEW ORLEANS 35 HALFTIME
Gladiators 10, VooDoo 35 HalfMar 21 9:39 PM
NEW ORLEANS 21 END, 1ST QTR
Gladiators 0, VooDoo 21 End of 1stMar 21 9:03 PM
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