2000 Scottish Claymores season

The 2000 Scottish Claymores season was the sixth season for the team in the NFL Europe League (NFLEL). The Claymores were led by sixth-year head coach Jim Criner and played their home games at the Murrayfield Stadium in Edinburgh (three) and the Hampden Park in Glasgow (two). Scotland finished the regular season in second place with a record of 6–4, qualifying for the league final for the second time in team history. The Claymores lost 10–13 to the Rhein Fire in World Bowl 2000.

2000 Scottish Claymores season
Head coachJim Criner
General managerWill Wilson
Home fieldMurrayfield Stadium
Hampden Park
Results
Record6–4
Division place2nd
Playoff finishLost World Bowl 2000

PersonnelEdit

StaffEdit

2000 Scottish Claymores staff
Front office
  • General Manager – Will Wilson

Head coaches

Offensive coaches

  • Offensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks/Receivers – Vince Alcalde
  • Running Backs – Kevin O'Neal
  • National Coach/Tight Ends – Stephen McCusker
Defensive coaches


RosterEdit

2000 Scottish Claymores roster
Quarterbacks

Running backs

Wide receivers

Tight ends

Offensive linemen

Defensive linemen

Linebackers

Defensive backs


National players


Rookies in italics

ScheduleEdit

Week Date Kickoff [n 1] Opponent Results Game site Attendance
Final score Team record
1 Sunday, 16 April 3:00 p.m. Amsterdam Admirals W 28–9 1–0 Murrayfield Stadium 8,726
2 Saturday, 22 April 7:00 p.m. at Frankfurt Galaxy W 17–14 2–0 Waldstadion 32,459
3 Saturday, 29 April 7:00 p.m. at Berlin Thunder L 20–24 2–1 Jahn-Sportpark 7,913
4 Sunday, 7 May 3:00 p.m. Berlin Thunder W 42–3 3–1 Murrayfield Stadium 8,912
5 Saturday, 13 May 7:00 p.m. at Rhein Fire L 10–22 3–2 Rheinstadion 30,537
6 Sunday, 21 May 3:00 p.m. Frankfurt Galaxy L 30–31 OT 3–3 Murrayfield Stadium 9,127
7 Saturday, 27 May 3:00 p.m. Barcelona Dragons W 28–0 4–3 Hampden Park 8,827
8 Saturday, 3 June 7:00 p.m. at Amsterdam Admirals W 42–10 5–3 Olympisch Stadion 10,867
9 Saturday, 10 June 3:00 p.m. Rhein Fire W 31–24 6–4 Hampden Park 10,196
10 Sunday, 18 June 7:00 p.m. at Barcelona Dragons L 25–28 6–4 Estadi Olímpic de Montjuïc 8,200
World Bowl 2000
11 Sunday, 25 June 7:00 p.m. Rhein Fire L 10–13 6–5 Waldstadion 35,860

StandingsEdit

NFL Europe League
Team W L T PCT PF PA Home Road STK
Rhein Fire 7 3 0 .700 279 209 5–0 2–3 W1
Scottish Claymores 6 4 0 .600 273 165 4–1 2–3 L1
Barcelona Dragons 5 5 0 .500 194 212 2–3 3–2 W1
Amsterdam Admirals 4 6 0 .400 206 243 3–2 1–4 L3
Frankfurt Galaxy 4 6 0 .400 206 269 1–4 3–2 W2
Berlin Thunder 4 6 0 .400 189 249 3–2 1–4 L1

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Game summariesEdit

World Bowl 2000Edit

World Bowl 2000: Rhein Fire vs Scottish Claymores – Game summary
1 2 34Total
Rhein 3 3 0713
Scotland 7 3 0010

at Waldstadion, Frankfurt, Germany

NotesEdit

  1. ^ All times local to where the game was played.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2000 NFL Europe League Standings". NFL Europe League. Archived from the original on 15 August 2000. Retrieved 11 January 2011.