Skip to main content

Bandits rally for 27-26 win over Gamblers

Apr 30, 2022; Birmingham, AL, USA; Tampa Bay Bandits kicker Tyler Rausa (12) kicks the game winning field goal against the Houston Gamblers with 14 seconds left in the second half at Protective Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Vasha Hunt-USA TODAY Sports
Credit: Vasha Hunt-USA TODAY Sports

Tyler Rausa kicked a 46-yard field goal with 13 seconds remaining to give a Tampa Bay Bandits a come-from-behind 27-26 victory over the Houston Gamblers on Saturday in Birmingham, Ala.

Bandits quarterback Jordan Ta’amu threw for 255 yards and a touchdown against an interception and the Bandits rushed for 134 yards and two touchdowns.

The Gamblers led 26-17 entering the fourth quarter.

Quarterback Clayton Thorson threw for 240 yards and two touchdowns with one interception for the Gamblers. Running back Mark Thompson rushed for 147 yards and a touchdown.

–Field Level Media