Gladiators clinch playoff berth |
The Morning Journal
Fans attending last night's Gladiators season finale might have been initially disappointed by the lack of Bernie Kosar bobblehead dolls, but they left with an even bigger prize - a playoff berth.
Gladiators reach playoffs with win
Akron Beacon Journal
The Gladiators didn't have to look any further than their practice squad to find the boost they needed to get into the Arena Football League playoffs in the team's first year in Cleveland.
Gladiators' triumph a tribute to Bernie Kosar's willingness to learn
The Plain Dealer - cleveland.com
The first thing Bernie Kosar knew about Arena football was that he didn't know much about the Arena Football League. This was an indoor 8-man game played on a 50-yard field, certainly not his father's football league -- or even anything remotely resembling what Kosar played for the Browns in the 1980s and 1990s.
Zwick's first snap creates close game
OSU - The Lantern
Former Ohio State quarterback Justin Zwick took his first snap of his Arena Football career as the Columbus Destroyers lost 63-60 to Grand Rapids Saturday.
Kay's status as Destroyers coach tenuous at best
A beginning and an ending.
That's what the Destroyers' game tonight against the Grand Rapids Rampage represents.
Zwick makes quick strike in Destroyers' loss
On the first pass of his Arena Football League career, the Destroyers rookie quarterback dropped back into his end zone, saw streaking receiver C.J. Johnson along the right sideline and heaved the ball just before he was hit.
Zwick to see action in Destroyers' home finale
Former Ohio State player Justin Zwick will get his first Arena Football League experience at quarterback in the Columbus Destroyers’ home finale on Saturday, the team announced today.
Destroyers fade out again
Clint Dolezel threw a 9-yard touchdown pass to Will Pettis with 15 seconds left to give the Dallas Desperados a 48-45 victory over the Destroyers in front of an announced crowd of 14,310 at Nationwide Arena.
Arena football: Zwick gets another shot with Destroyers
Not only is Justin Zwick back on the Destroyers' roster, but now the former Ohio State quarterback is one injury away from playing.
Former Ohio State QB signs with Columbus Arena League team
Former Ohio State quarterback Justin Zwick has signed on to play with the Arena League's Columbus Destroyers. The Destroyers, who made it to the AFL title game a year ago, also signed defensive lineman Mondre Dickerson.