High Point Enterprise Newspaper Archives Dec 26 1973, Page 96

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High Point Enterprise, The (Newspaper) - December 26, 1973, High Point, North Carolina Oakland to test Miami memories Oakland a the Oak land raiders having settled an old score with Pittsburgh will next test the strength and memories of the Miami dolphins we beat them earlier and stopped their winning Streak that might give them a Little Edge Oakland fullback Marv Hubbard said looking ahead to next sundays american foot Ball conference championship game in Miami Hubbard rushed for two touchdowns and 91 Yards Shula raiders look awesome on television Miami a Cincinnati coach Paul Brown shrugged off sundays 3416 american football conference playoff loss to Miami by saying his bengals would have had to play perfect Ball to win the dolphins were talking in similar terms after the game about their acc title meeting Here next sunday against Oak land one of Only two teams to beat the defending super bowl champions this year i watched Oakland on Tele vision and they looked Awe some against Pittsburgh said coach Don Shula Miami lost 127 to Oakland in the second game of the year on four George Bianda Field goals its going to be a hell of a Battle next week admitted tight end Jim Mandich he caught a seven Yard scoring pass in the third Quarter to stretch miamis Lead Over the bengals from five to 12 Points safety Jake Scott said Oak land quarterback Ken Stabler was so hot against Pittsburgh i dont know How you could Stop got our hands full but Scott also admitted that the 53 defense employed heavily to stymie Cincinnati makes it hard for anyone to throw against us weve been in it More this year than the Fourman line said Scott of the tactic which finds an extra linebacker replacing a lineman and lining up either As a linebacker or As a pass rusher it gives the of sense a problem of Recagni dont know what were going to do the bengals were Down 213 until a pair of Miami errors late in the first half enabled them to Cut the Lead to 2116 we had to be at our Best to beat them and obviously we were not Brown said Miami is so Well coached and so disciplined that they make things happen in sure do their Job Well against Oakland cant do anything less with a Guy like Shula Miami out gained the bengals 247 Yards to 112 in the first half and compiled 16 total first Downs to Cincinnatus seven quarterback Bob Griese took the team 80 in 10 plays after the Kickoff with Paul Warfiel scoring on a 13 Yard pass if they shut off the run you loosen them up with the pass said Griese of two third Down passes for first Downs in the drive Warfield caught a 24yard pass on third Down in the drive and nabbed a pass for a 48yard gain which set up miamis third score he said Cincinnati mixed zone and Mantovan pass defences trying to confuse Miami but added Ive played the game Long enough that i can recognize the coverages from the line of scrimmage fullback Larry Csonka scored from the one Yard line to Complete an 80yard March for the second score Mercury Morris gained four of his 106 Yards in the game on a left end sweep for the third tally Cincinnati got a 24yard first period Field goal from Horst Muhlmann and Cut the Lead to 2110 when Neal Craig stole a pass and ran 45 Yards to pay dirt Muhlmann added a 46 Yard Boot and then a 12yarder after Morris fumbled a Kickoff to Cut the Lead to 2116 we went out at the Start of the second half with the idea the score was 00 said Shula before we went out told them not to play it As if we were trying to protect any Lead Brown said the loss of speedy Essex Johnson Hurt his teams chances Johnson didst play after gaining 12 Yards on his first carry of the game saturday complementing quarterback Ken stables passing As the raiders belted the Pittsburgh Steeles 3314 in a National football league playoff opener Miami advanced to the conference title game with a 3416 Victory Over Cincinnati sunday there was no grudge motive in this game raiders coach John Madden insisted after his team beat the Steeles yet the hard feelings came out both in minor fist fights late in the game and in the raiders words later they didst beat us those other times we beat our selves said Stabler the 27 year old quarterback who completed 14 of 17 passes for 142 Yards in the first playoff Start of his career the Steeles beat the raiders 137 in the playoffs last year on a Freak touchdown pass in the final seconds in a regular season game last month Pittsburgh capitalized on four interceptions and won 178 Here we just didst look like the Steeles defensive Back Mel Blount admitted saturday defensive tackle Joe Greene added we didst have our frenzy they had it Willie Brown Oakland vet eran Al pro cornerback sup plied the big defensive play in the game when he intercepted a pass into the Flat by Terry Bradshaw and ran 54 Yards for a third period touchdown the score put Oakland ahead 237 Bradshaw was supposed to reread the coverage and he didst said Pittsburgh coach Chuck Noll it was the turning Point of the game As far As we were concerned the dolphins defending super bowl champions brought an 18game winning Streak into the University of californian memorial stadium Early this season and lost 127 to the raiders Oakland players still upset Over not getting a shot at Miami in last years playoffs bristled when the result was termed an upset so what we Only beat an expansion team said line Backer Dan Conners in a dig at the s e v e Nye Arold nil champs Williams Flowers Quality Flowers professional service 3 2017 English re Call 8824161 Grubbs Ford 140 66 Kernersville no As Low As a Day Small we do things we do big 2737438 Eio i Randolph residents 2 interest begins january 1 1974 on All unpaid 1973 Randolph county taxes High Point Enterprise wednesday december 261973 5c now 3 locations to serve you Archdale 345 Ennis 2601 English we Reserve the right to limit quantities firsts year closed Jan 1 new years Day Bush Blackeye peas 303 can to All Mobile Home owners you will be issued a numbered sticker for display on your Mobile Home after listing your 1974 county tax Randolph county tax department 1224e4 Frozen Chicken pot pies for save Money at red Dot Northern towels Rolls for for whiter clothes trend detergent Raths Racoon Bacon f first Cut pork chops end Cut pork roast Box pure bleach Gal soup peas carrots 303 cans skinners Macaroni or Spaghetti 8 of pm fireside roasted peanuts red Dot Coupon 50 Saue with this Coupon when you buy a 10 of Jar of instant Maxwell Coffee at red Dot stores Hart yellow Corn or Green Beans 303 cans 50 without Coupon 179 29 with Coupon to town Green Garden peas one Coupon per expires 123173 Maxwell House Coffee 1lb pack Braswell breakfast Orange tender Green cabbage in fresh Greeni for

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