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ArenaFan
ArenaFan staff suggests Sharks, SaberCats a close call in ArenaBowl XXVIIIIt took five months to get here, but the day has finally come. ArenaBowl XXVIII
ArenaFan staff suggests Sharks, SaberCats a close call in ArenaBowl XXVIII
ArenaFan / Posted 16 hours ago
It took five months to get here, but the day has finally come. ArenaBowl XXVIII will kick off at 7:00 p.m. ET at Stockton Arena between the San Jose SaberCats and the Jacksonville Sharks. Who is going to win the biggest game of the year? Our ArenaFan... Read more
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ArenaFan
Tommy Gun takes aim at championship, fulfilling legacyOver the course of the first several years of his AFL career, Tommy Grady devel
Tommy Gun takes aim at championship, fulfilling legacy
ArenaFan / Posted 3 days ago
Over the course of the first several years of his AFL career, Tommy Grady developed a few stigmas. He's really tall. He throws a ton of touchdowns. And he never wins the big game. But now that he has gotten the Jacksonville Sharks to the ArenaBowl... Read more
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ArenaFan
Arizona Rattlers, coach Kevin Guy try to move past AFL playoff lossRattlers coach Kevin Guy feels deep in his heart he should be game planning for
Arizona Rattlers, coach Kevin Guy try to move past AFL playoff loss
ArenaFan / Posted 5 days ago
Rattlers coach Kevin Guy feels deep in his heart he should be game planning for another ArenaBowl this week. But a lesson has been learned following Saturday’s heart-wrenching 70-67 loss to the San Jose SaberCats at Stockton (Calf.) Arena. “When... Read more
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ArenaFan
San Jose Tops Arizona in Thriller, Advances to Arena Bowl - BaySportsNet.comBy David Barclay | davidbarclay@baysportsnet.com STOCKTON — The San Jose Saber
San Jose Tops Arizona in Thriller, Advances to Arena Bowl - BaySportsNet.com
ArenaFan / Posted 5 days ago
By David Barclay | davidbarclay@baysportsnet.com STOCKTON — The San Jose SaberCats capped off an improbable 17-1 regular season record by defeated their biggest rivals, the Arizona Rattlers, in Saturday evenings National Conference championship... Read more
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ArenaFan
SAN JOSE KNOWS THE WAYAFL NATIONAL CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIP: SABERCATS 70, RATTLERS 67 SaberCats to p
SAN JOSE KNOWS THE WAY
ArenaFan / Posted 5 days ago
AFL NATIONAL CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIP: SABERCATS 70, RATTLERS 67 SaberCats to play ArenaBowl XXVIII at Stockton Arena Posted Aug. 23, 2015 at 12:01 AM Posted Aug. 23, 2015 at 12:01 AM STOCKTON — Darren Arbet brought the San Jose SaberCats to his... Read more
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ArenaFan
Time to celebrate AFL's finest 24 hoursWe just experienced what might have been the best 24-hour period in Arena Footb
Time to celebrate AFL's finest 24 hours
ArenaFan / Posted 6 days ago
We just experienced what might have been the best 24-hour period in Arena Football League history. Four epic teams fighting for two spots in ArenaBowl XXVIII, and even right down to the last few moments of both games, it would've taken a brave man to... Read more
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ArenaFan
Rattlers Streak Ends with Loss to SaberCats, 67-70 (Rattlers Streak Ends with Loss to SaberCats, 67-70 Sunday August 23, 2015 The
Rattlers Streak Ends with Loss to SaberCats, 67-70 (
ArenaFan / Posted 7 days ago
Rattlers Streak Ends with Loss to SaberCats, 67-70 Sunday August 23, 2015 The Arizona Rattlers and San Jose SaberCats fought for 60 minutes through seven ties and seven lead changes. A controversial touchdown with eight seconds left in the game... Read more
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ArenaFan
Smith, officials deny Rattlers' chance at four-peatMatt LoeschmanSunday August 23, 2015 In an all-time classic battle between the
Smith, officials deny Rattlers' chance at four-peat
ArenaFan / Posted 7 days ago
Matt LoeschmanSunday August 23, 2015 In an all-time classic battle between the Arena Football League's two most bitter rivals Saturday night, officials tainted the game's ending by gifting the San... Read more
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ArenaFan
SaberCats Break Arizona Curse in Championship ClassicGriffin AseltineSunday August 23, 2015 Any fan of arena football simply couldn
SaberCats Break Arizona Curse in Championship Classic
ArenaFan / Posted 7 days ago
Griffin AseltineSunday August 23, 2015 Any fan of arena football simply couldn't have asked for a better matchup. The three-time defending ArenaBowl champion Arizona Rattlers against the 17-1 San... Read more
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ArenaFan
SaberCats advance to ArenaBowl XXVIII with 70-67 win over the Rattlers (SaberCats advance to ArenaBowl XXVIII with 70-67 win over the Rattlers Sunday
SaberCats advance to ArenaBowl XXVIII with 70-67 win over the Rattlers (
ArenaFan / Posted 7 days ago
SaberCats advance to ArenaBowl XXVIII with 70-67 win over the Rattlers Sunday August 23, 2015 Trailing 60-55 with less than two minutes remaining, the SaberCats scored on a nine-yard pass from Quarterback Erik Meyer to Rich Ranglin; converting the... Read more
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Salon.com
AP Sportlight1898 — Malcolm Whitman wins the men’s singles title in the U.S. Lawn Tennis Ass
AP Sportlight
Salon.com / Posted 8 days ago
1898 — Malcolm Whitman wins the men’s singles title in the U.S. Lawn Tennis Association championship. 1926 — Molla Bjurstedt Mallory beats Elizabeth Ryan to capture her seventh singles title in the U.S. Lawn Tennis Association championships. 1930 —... Read more
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ArenaFan
Is fourth time the charm for SaberCats?Griffin AseltineThursday August 20, 2015 Three years in a row, the San Jose Sa
Is fourth time the charm for SaberCats?
ArenaFan / Posted 9 days ago
Griffin AseltineThursday August 20, 2015 Three years in a row, the San Jose SaberCats fared well during the regular season and clinched a spot in the playoffs only to be knocked out by the eventual ArenaBowl... Read more
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ArenaFan
Rattlers wide receiver Chase Deadder talks injuries, playoffsRattlers wide receiver Chase Deadder has been in and out of the lineup this sea
Rattlers wide receiver Chase Deadder talks injuries, playoffs
ArenaFan / Posted 9 days ago
Rattlers wide receiver Chase Deadder has been in and out of the lineup this season because of injuries. But he is healthy and ready to contribute as the team continues its playoff run. "My biggest thing is contributing, helping to contribute to this... Read more
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ArenaFan
Rattlers facing toughest test in long playoff streakMatt LoeschmanThursday August 20, 2015 If the Arizona Rattlers are to continue
Rattlers facing toughest test in long playoff streak
ArenaFan / Posted 9 days ago
Matt LoeschmanThursday August 20, 2015 If the Arizona Rattlers are to continue their playoff mastery of the rival San Jose SaberCats and take down one of the greatest defenses in Arena Football... Read more
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ArenaFan
San Jose SaberCats vs Arizona Rattlers Game Preview (San Jose SaberCats vs Arizona Rattlers Game Preview Thursday August 20, 2015
San Jose SaberCats vs Arizona Rattlers Game Preview (
ArenaFan / Posted 9 days ago
San Jose SaberCats vs Arizona Rattlers Game Preview Thursday August 20, 2015 (SAN JOSE) The no.1 seed San Jose SaberCats will host the no.2 seed Arizona Rattlers for the National Conference Championship Game on Saturday, August 22nd at the Stockton... Read more
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ArenaFan
National Conference Final Preview: Arizona Rattlers at San Jose SaberCats (National Conference Final Preview: Arizona Rattlers at San Jose SaberCats Thur
National Conference Final Preview: Arizona Rattlers at San Jose SaberCats (
ArenaFan / Posted 9 days ago
National Conference Final Preview: Arizona Rattlers at San Jose SaberCats Thursday August 20, 2015 Phoenix, Ariz. – The biggest rivalry in Arena Football once again heads to the National Conference championship game. The Arizona Rattlers (15-4) and... Read more
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ArenaFan
Tale of the Tape: Stacking up the Final FourMost Wins Regular Season since 2010 1: Arizona (83) 2: Jacksonville (65) *4:
Tale of the Tape: Stacking up the Final Four
ArenaFan / Posted 13 days ago
Most Wins Regular Season since 2010 1: Arizona (83) 2: Jacksonville (65) *4: San Jose (62) *5: Philadelphia (57) *Note: Keep in mind that the SaberCats and Soul didn't play in 2010 when the AFL v2.0 got restarted. Those two teams both have more... Read more
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ArenaFan
You couldn't ask for more than this Final FourIt's been a rough season for the Arena Football League. No one would argue that
You couldn't ask for more than this Final Four
ArenaFan / Posted 13 days ago
It's been a rough season for the Arena Football League. No one would argue that point. Off the field, we endured the loss of the New Orleans VooDoo and the Las Vegas Outlaws, who were taken over by the league in July, only to ultimately cease... Read more
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ArenaFan
Massive momentum shift powers Rattlers past ShockMatt LoeschmanSunday August 16, 2015 It's not how you start, it's how you fini
Massive momentum shift powers Rattlers past Shock
ArenaFan / Posted 14 days ago
Matt LoeschmanSunday August 16, 2015 It's not how you start, it's how you finish. Overcoming a lackluster start, the Arizona Rattlers rode a huge wave of momentum and made some key defensive plays to... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Rattlers End Shock's Season 72-41SpokaneShock.com PHOENIX, Arizona (August 15, 2015) – The Shock (7-11, 2-4) we
Rattlers End Shock's Season 72-41
KHQ Spokane / Posted 14 days ago
SpokaneShock.com PHOENIX, Arizona (August 15, 2015) – The Shock (7-11, 2-4) went on the road in the first round of the 2015 Arena Football League Playoffs and fell to the three-time defending ArenaBowl Champion Arizona Rattlers (14-4, 5-1) by a... Read more
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ArenaFan
Shock season ends at hands of defending ArenaBowl champion Rattlers, 41-72 (Shock season ends at hands of defending ArenaBowl champion Rattlers, 41-72 Sun
Shock season ends at hands of defending ArenaBowl champion Rattlers, 41-72 (
ArenaFan / Posted 14 days ago
Shock season ends at hands of defending ArenaBowl champion Rattlers, 41-72 Sunday August 16, 2015 Spokane jumped out to a 14-0 lead in the first quarter of play after holding Arizona to back-to-back turnovers on downs on their first two... Read more
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ArenaFan
Underdog Shock face RattlersThe Spokane Shock will line up against the Arizona Rattlers tonight in Phoenix
Underdog Shock face Rattlers
ArenaFan / Posted 14 days ago
The Spokane Shock will line up against the Arizona Rattlers tonight in Phoenix as heavy underdogs. Most observers, including Las Vegas oddsmakers who list Arizona as a two-touchdown favorite, expect the three-time defending Arena Football League... Read more
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ArenaFan
Arizona Rattlers 'dialed in' as playoffs begin Saturday - Arizona SportsArizona Rattlers head coach Kevin Guy talks with quarterback Nick Davila. The R
Arizona Rattlers 'dialed in' as playoffs begin Saturday - Arizona Sports
ArenaFan / Posted 15 days ago
Arizona Rattlers head coach Kevin Guy talks with quarterback Nick Davila. The Rattlers open the 2015 AFL playoffs Saturday night against Spokane. at US Airways Center. (Photo courtesy of Ronald Morrison Photography) The Arizona Rattlers begin their... Read more
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ArenaFan
Spokane Shock owner wants Rattlers in first-round matchupKevin Guy wouldn’t bite. The Rattlers coach didn’t counter-punch the remarks m
Spokane Shock owner wants Rattlers in first-round matchup
ArenaFan / Posted 15 days ago
Kevin Guy wouldn’t bite. The Rattlers coach didn’t counter-punch the remarks made on TV during a halftime interview of Spokane’s game in Las Vegas last week when Shock owner Nader Naini said, “I’m going to get the No. 3 seed. I’m going to go down to... Read more
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ArenaFan
Arizona Rattlers riding high as they open ArenaBowl title defense against Spokane ShockPHOENIX -- With the regular season in the rear view mirror, the back-to-back-to
Arizona Rattlers riding high as they open ArenaBowl title defense against Spokane Shock
ArenaFan / Posted 15 days ago
PHOENIX -- With the regular season in the rear view mirror, the back-to-back-to-back Arena Football League champion Arizona Rattlers set their sights on the ultimate goal, a fourth straight ArenaBowl title. The Rattlers and Shock played three times... Read more
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ArenaFan
Purify, McAdoo, and Hyland earn weekly honors (Purify, McAdoo, and Hyland earn weekly honors Wednesday August 12, 2015 Winds
Purify, McAdoo, and Hyland earn weekly honors (
ArenaFan / Posted 17 days ago
Purify, McAdoo, and Hyland earn weekly honors Wednesday August 12, 2015 Windsor and Brown also awarded for weekend’s highlights LAS VEGAS – San Jose SaberCats wide receiver Maurice Purify has been awarded Russell Athletic Offensive Player of the... Read more
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ArenaFan
Shock Playoff Preview at Arizona (Shock Playoff Preview at Arizona Wednesday August 12, 2015 This will be the 1
Shock Playoff Preview at Arizona (
ArenaFan / Posted 17 days ago
Shock Playoff Preview at Arizona Wednesday August 12, 2015 This will be the 17th match-up all-time between the two teams with the Rattlers holding a 9-7 advantage. Arizona, the two-seed in the National Conference, edged the No. 3-seeded Shock two... Read more
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ArenaFan
2015 Arena Football Playoff PreviewThe playoffs are here in the Arena Football League. Eight teams will be competi
2015 Arena Football Playoff Preview
ArenaFan / Posted 17 days ago
The playoffs are here in the Arena Football League. Eight teams will be competing for the 28th Arena Bowl trophy. ESPN will be televising the game on August 29th. Get up to speed on the teams and players with our Arena Football playoff guide. A... Read more
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ArenaFan
Familiar foes Shock, Rattlers meet again in postseasonMatt LoeschmanWednesday August 12, 2015 Two very familiar rivals meet Saturday
Familiar foes Shock, Rattlers meet again in postseason
ArenaFan / Posted 18 days ago
Matt LoeschmanWednesday August 12, 2015 Two very familiar rivals meet Saturday in the desert in the first round of the Arena Football League playoffs. The Spokane Shock invade the Snake Pit to... Read more
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ArenaFan
Portland Thunder drops season finale 67-39 to Arizona RattlersA gutsy, four touchdown performance from quarterback Kyle Rowley was not enough
Portland Thunder drops season finale 67-39 to Arizona Rattlers
ArenaFan / Posted 19 days ago
A gutsy, four touchdown performance from quarterback Kyle Rowley was not enough to counteract a problematic first quarter as the Portland Thunder (5-13) dropped their final contest of the 2015 Arena Football League season, 67-39, to the three-time... Read more
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ArenaFan
Rattlers flip switch in regular-season finale, look ready for run to ArenaBowlThe switch has been flipped. Playing with urgency, passion and dominance, the
Rattlers flip switch in regular-season finale, look ready for run to ArenaBowl
ArenaFan / Posted 21 days ago
The switch has been flipped. Playing with urgency, passion and dominance, the Rattlers sent a message to the rest of the Arena Football League that they’re still the champs with their most prolific half of the season on their way to a 67-39 victory... Read more
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ArenaFan
2015 Arena Football League Records and MilestonesThe 2015 AFL regular season is said and done with, and as is the case each and
2015 Arena Football League Records and Milestones
ArenaFan / Posted 21 days ago
The 2015 AFL regular season is said and done with, and as is the case each and every year, many records have been set and milestones have been reached. Road Warriors The San Jose SaberCats became the second team in AFL history to finish the regular... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Portland Thunder drops season finale 67-39 to Arizona RattlersA gutsy, four touchdown performance from quarterback Kyle Rowley was not enough
Portland Thunder drops season finale 67-39 to Arizona Rattlers
OregonLive.com / Posted 21 days ago
A gutsy, four touchdown performance from quarterback Kyle Rowley was not enough to counteract a problematic first quarter as the Portland Thunder (5-13) dropped their final contest of the 2015 Arena Football League season, 67-39, to the three-time... Read more
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ArenaFan
Thunder Drop 2015 Season Finale to Arizona 67-39 (Thunder Drop 2015 Season Finale to Arizona 67-39 Sunday August 9, 2015 Portla
Thunder Drop 2015 Season Finale to Arizona 67-39 (
ArenaFan / Posted 21 days ago
Thunder Drop 2015 Season Finale to Arizona 67-39 Sunday August 9, 2015 Portland starts slow, falls too far behind 3-time defending champs PORTLAND – A gutsy, four touchdown performance from quarterback Kyle Rowley was not enough to counteract a... Read more
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ArenaFan
Rattlers End Regular Season with Big Win over Thunder, 67-39 (Rattlers End Regular Season with Big Win over Thunder, 67-39 Sunday August 9,
Rattlers End Regular Season with Big Win over Thunder, 67-39 (
ArenaFan / Posted 21 days ago
Rattlers End Regular Season with Big Win over Thunder, 67-39 Sunday August 9, 2015 Phoenix, Ariz. – The World Champion Arizona Rattlers (14-4) ended the regular season with a victory over the Portland Thunder (5-13) Saturday night at the US Airways... Read more
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ArenaFan
AFL Quickplay Week 20�The Most Difficult Week of the YearAndrew NordmeierSaturday August 8, 2015 The final week of the season is arguab
AFL Quickplay Week 20�The Most Difficult Week of the Year
ArenaFan / Posted 21 days ago
Andrew NordmeierSaturday August 8, 2015 The final week of the season is arguably the toughest one to score points on and this season is no exception. We know the names of seven of the eight... Read more
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ArenaFan
Rattlers need QB Nick Davila back on track with playoffs on horizonRattlers coach Kevin Guy is aware of the outcry from fans to rest quarterback N
Rattlers need QB Nick Davila back on track with playoffs on horizon
ArenaFan / Posted 21 days ago
Rattlers coach Kevin Guy is aware of the outcry from fans to rest quarterback Nick Davila for Saturday's final regular-season game at US Airways Center against the Portland Thunder. Davila, the Rattlers' most valuable player since their run of three... Read more
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ArenaFan
Game Preview: Week 20: Thunder Enter Desert Dual with Confidence (Game Preview: Week 20: Thunder Enter Desert Dual with Confidence Thursday Augu
Game Preview: Week 20: Thunder Enter Desert Dual with Confidence (
ArenaFan / Posted 23 days ago
Game Preview: Week 20: Thunder Enter Desert Dual with Confidence Thursday August 6, 2015 PORTLAND – The Portland Thunder (5-12, 1-5) close out their 2015 schedule with a trip to the desert, to take on the 3-time defending ArenaBowl champion Arizona... Read more
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ArenaFan
Week 20 Preview: Arizona Rattlers (13-4) vs. Portland Thunder (5-12) (Week 20 Preview: Arizona Rattlers (13-4) vs. Portland Thunder (5-12) Thursday
Week 20 Preview: Arizona Rattlers (13-4) vs. Portland Thunder (5-12) (
ArenaFan / Posted 23 days ago
Week 20 Preview: Arizona Rattlers (13-4) vs. Portland Thunder (5-12) Thursday August 6, 2015 Phoenix, Ariz. – The Arizona Rattlers (13-4) will be looking to build up some momentum heading into the playoffs when they host the Portland Thunder (4-12)... Read more
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ArenaFan
Davila down would leave Rattlers outMatt LoeschmanMonday August 3, 2015 Everyone knew winning a fourth straight Ar
Davila down would leave Rattlers out
ArenaFan / Posted 26 days ago
Matt LoeschmanMonday August 3, 2015 Everyone knew winning a fourth straight ArenaBowl would be extremely difficult. The Arizona Rattlers' play over the last month is making it look nearly impossible. The... Read more
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ArenaFan
SaberCats Dominate Historic Rival Rattlers To Clinch Home Field AdvantageGriffin AseltineSaturday August 1, 2015 Another chapter of the Arena Football
SaberCats Dominate Historic Rival Rattlers To Clinch Home Field Advantage
ArenaFan / Posted 28 days ago
Griffin AseltineSaturday August 1, 2015 Another chapter of the Arena Football League’s infamous western rivalry comes to a close, as the San Jose SaberCats defeat the... Read more
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ArenaFan
Rattlers Lose to the SaberCats, 56-29 (Rattlers Lose to the SaberCats, 56-29 Saturday August 1, 2015 San Jose, Cali.
Rattlers Lose to the SaberCats, 56-29 (
ArenaFan / Posted 28 days ago
Rattlers Lose to the SaberCats, 56-29 Saturday August 1, 2015 San Jose, Cali. – The World Champion Arizona Rattlers (13-4) lost their fourth game this season in San Jose with a 56-29 loss over the San Jose SaberCats (16-1) Friday night in the SAP... Read more
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ArenaFan
San Jose SaberCats roar back to defeat Arizona Rattlers, 56-29 (San Jose SaberCats roar back to defeat Arizona Rattlers, 56-29 Saturday August
San Jose SaberCats roar back to defeat Arizona Rattlers, 56-29 (
ArenaFan / Posted 28 days ago
San Jose SaberCats roar back to defeat Arizona Rattlers, 56-29 Saturday August 1, 2015 (SAN JOSE) - The San Jose SaberCats (16-1) clinched the number one overall seed in the Arena Football League and home field advantage throughout the playoffs,... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
SaberCats sink Arizona, earn home field advantage for playoffsSAN JOSE >> The SaberCats earned a season-sweep of their longtime rival and cli
SaberCats sink Arizona, earn home field advantage for playoffs
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
SAN JOSE >> The SaberCats earned a season-sweep of their longtime rival and clinched home field for at least the first two rounds of the Arena Football League playoffs with a commanding 56-29 win over the Arizona Rattlers on Friday night. San Jose,... Read more
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ArenaFan
AFL Quickplay Week 19�The End is Near!Andrew NordmeierFriday July 31, 2015 Last week was one of the most unusual wee
AFL Quickplay Week 19�The End is Near!
ArenaFan / Posted 29 days ago
Andrew NordmeierFriday July 31, 2015 Last week was one of the most unusual weeks in the history of the Arena Football League. One third of the teams were scheduled to be out on a bye when the league also... Read more
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