Late heroics from Wiprine, Shell propel VooDoo to winMar 31, 2008 - 12:31 AM DENVER (Ticker) -- Danny Wimprine threw for six touchdowns and ran for the game-winner from a yard out with 36 seconds left to lift the New Orleans VooDoo to a 54-51 victory over the Colorado Crush on Sunday.
Wimprine completed 26-of-44 passes for 314 yards and an interception while James Jordan caught nine passes for 106 yards and four TDs for the VooDoo (4-1).
Despite the late score, New Orleans did not secure the game until defensive back Lin-J Shell intercepted John Dutton's pass in the end zone on the game's final play.
Dutton went 28-for-46 for 232 yards with seven TDs and an interception for the Crush (1-3).
NEW ORLEANS 54
COLORADO 51 FINAL
VooDoo 54, Crush 51 FinalMar 30 7:41 PM
NEW ORLEANS 41
COLORADO 38 END, 3RD QTR
VooDoo 41, Crush 38 End of 3rdMar 30 6:14 PM
NEW ORLEANS 27
COLORADO 24 HALFTIME
VooDoo 27, Crush 24 HalfMar 30 5:49 PM
NEW ORLEANS 6
COLORADO 10 END, 1ST QTR
VooDoo 6, Crush 10 End of 1stMar 30 5:00 PM
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