For Darron Thomas, a season ending injury doesn't mean an end to football in 2015(8/3) “I’m feeling alright.” Thomas said. “I’ll be back next season, back stronger than ever. I just can’t wait to play football again.” He told me, as any athlete would hate to be kept from the game. Darron has been unable to do much on the field as he doesn’t want to further injure his knee. “I’m on track for recovery. I asked the doctor the same thing. They’ve told me to take my time. It’s an early injury so, i’m just taking my time off.”
Davila down would leave Rattlers out(8/3) 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.
SaberCats Dominate Historic Rival Rattlers To Clinch Home Field Advantage(8/1) Another chapter of the Arena Football League’s infamous western rivalry comes to a close, as the San Jose SaberCats defeat the three-time defending champion Arizona Rattlers 56-29 in a critical matchup just two weeks before the postseason is set to begin. While anything is certainly capable of happening in the playoffs, the SaberCats are now in a favorable spot after successfully clinching the number one seed in their conference for the first time since 2007,
AFL Quickplay Week 19—The End is Near!(7/31) 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 cancelled the Las Vegas-New Orleans game and declared it a tie. It made for a bizarre week in Quickplay where successful teams had to put two players from the East Division into their lineups despite the fact none of them played in Week 18.
Rankings and Predictions: The Home Stretch(7/29) The Sharks savaged Tampa Bay and moved to the grownups table this week, entering just 0.02 points behind Philadelphia in the latest weighted rankings. Arizona also saw a nice uptick, and the Shock didn’t go up much, but jumped from 12th to ninth in the rankings.
ArenaFan Exclusive Interview: AFL Commissioner Scott Butera(7/29) Prior to Week 18's games, ArenaFan's Adam Markowitz had the opportunity to sit down and speak with Arena Football League Commissioner Scott Butera.