Graziani leads Soul past Dragons

March 16, 2008 4:17:29 PM PDT
Tony Graziani threw six touchdown passes - three to Chris Jackson - before spraining his left knee in the Philadelphia Soul's 63-42 victory over the New York Dragons on Sunday in the Arena Football League. Graziani, injured on a late hit by John Nix on a third-quarter TD pass, was 25-of-40 for 250 yards, and backup Matt D'Orazio was 6-of-10 for 68 yards and ran for a touchdown. Jackson had eight receptions for 91 yards, and Larry Brackins led the Soul (3-0) in receiving with eight catches for 118 yards and two scores.

Aaron Garcia, also injured in the second half, was 25-of-40 for 250 yards and six touchdowns for the Dragons (1-2). Kevin Swayne had seven receptions for 84 yards and three touchdowns.