Jaws' Soul Prevail, Send the Sharks Swimming(4/20) The Jacksonville Sharks didnít make it clear who was starting Saturday nightís game at quarterback against the Philadelphia Soul until about 30 minutes before the game. Granted, anyone who knew who Aaron Garcia figured it would be the future Hall of Famer.
Orlando Fights Through Adversity To Win War on I-4 Again(4/20) ORLANDO -- They don't call it the War on I-4 for no reason. Saturday night might have marked the first time that the UFC made its way to Orlando, but perhaps the best fight of the night in the City Beautiful came out of the Orlando Predators. The Preds had to fight through just about everything that an AFL team could have to get through in a record-breaking 77-65 win over the Tampa Bay Storm.
Arizona Keeps Top Spot in AFL Week 6 Power Rankings(4/16) There are no changes in the Week 6 AFL Power Rankings in the top six spots from Week 5, but there was plenty of movement from No. 7 on.
ESPN3 is a Great Way to Watch the AFL(4/16) Ten years ago, in 2004, I wrote an article on ArenaFan called "How I Spent My Friday Night.' It told how I tried to follow an Arena Football game between the Grand Rapids Rampage and the Indiana Firebirds one night on the Internet. My dial-up modem did not make for an easy time of it.
Storm Use Lousy, Deflated Effort Late and Again Lose To Sharks(4/13) With a 60-41 loss on Friday night, itís probably safe to say the Jacksonville Sharks have the Tampa Bay Stormís number. With the loss, the Storm are now 1-9 all-time against the Sharks, 0-6 in Jacksonville.
Emotions Riding High in Tested Loss for LA(4/13) Even after an inaugural home victory over the Portland Thunder last week, it just seems like the LA KISS have yet to be tested. Their first two wins have been against opponents who have had little experience in a different style of football, and many of the players know that most of these games against formidable opponents have to be earned.