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    vs Southern California Sun - 07/10/1974  
     On the second play of the fourth quarter, Americans cornerback Steve Williams intercepted a Tony Adam's pass and returned it 45-yards for the tying touchdown.  
  For the action point, Americans quarterback George Mira threw a pass to halfback Paul Robinson. Note: The announcers incorrectly credit Alfred Jenkins with the catch.   
  WFL Commissioner Gary Davidson comments on Birmingham being in the league.  
    vs Hawaii Hawaiians - 11/27/1974  
  Midway through the first quarter, the Americans first points were set up by a 27-yard punt return by split end Alfred Jenkins. The Americans would score within three plays, with fullback Charlie Harraway going the final two yards for the touchdown.   
  In the third quarter, quarterback Matthew Reed came in for the struggling George Mira. The third play of the drive was a 32-yard touchdown bullet to Jenkins from Reed.  
  The Americans scored the winning points on their next possession. The drive was a time-consuming 94-yards in nineteen plays. Reed scored on a 3-yard roll-out at right end.  
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