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Nick Davila     

QB
Born: May 22, 1985
Hometown: La Verne, CA
6' 3", 220
College: Cincinnati

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Davila Named MVP for Third Time
Arizona Rattlers Press Release
Phoenix, Ariz. – The Arena Football League (AFL) announced that Arizona Rattlers’ quarterback Nick Davila has won the AFL Most Valuable Player (MVP) award. This is his third time winning the award, and the first player in AFL history to have won the award three times. He previously won in 2014 and 2011.

Grady throws for 10 TDs, but Sharks come up short
Florida Times-Union

Sharks fall to Rattlers in desert duel
WJXT Jacksonville

Rattlers QB Davila focused on championships, not records
FOXSports.com

Cleveland Gladiators fall to Arizona Rattlers in home finale, 77-62
cleveland.com
Nick Davila threw nine touchdowns to lead the Arizona Rattlers to a 77-62 victory over the Cleveland Gladiators in an Arena Football League game Friday at Quicken Loans Arena.

Rattlers' QB Davila at ease behind retooled offensive line
FOXSports.com

Rattlers' new line draws praise from QB Davila
Arizona Sports
Rattlers center Jordan Mudge appreciates the importance of his job, lining up in front of quarterback Nick Davila. “You’re protecting a franchise quarterback. It’s something that you don’t take lightly,” Mudge said. “We’re trying to be the best and trying to be great, so we have to come out here and perform.”

Rattlers can't hold 13-point lead in 4th, fall to Storm
FOXSports.com

Late touchdown by Toliver dooms Rattlers against Storm
Arizona Sports (registration) (blog)

Deadder, Matthews help Rattlers snap two-game losing skid
Arizona Sports (registration) (blog)

Soul beat Rattlers for 1st time in franchise history
Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia

Rattlers fall to Soul; lose second straight
Arizona Sports (registration) (blog)

Nick Davila becomes eighth quarterback to throw for 30,000 yards, seventh to throw for 700 TDs
Adam Markowitz, ArenaFan.com
Had you looked back at an Arizona Rattlers' history book before 2010, you'd see the name Sherdrick Bonner plastered all over it without any other quarterback in sight. Nick Davila still has a long ways to go to become the most prolific pivot in the history of one of the most storied franchises in the AFL, but he took a major step on Saturday...

Rattlers rattled in Orlando; suffer first loss of season
Arizona Sports (registration) (blog)

Sharks fall to Rattlers in overtime thriller
WJXT Jacksonville

Rattlers need overtime to prevail in Jacksonville
Arizona Sports

Sharks looking to bounce back against undefeated Arizona
Florida Times-Union

Rattlers cruise past Tampa Bay in home opener
Arizona Sports (registration) (blog)

Rattlers surge past KISS in Anaheim
Arizona Sports (registration) (blog)
Saturday night, Coach Kevin Guy’s squad showed they are still the team to beat, outscoring LA 34-7 in the 2nd half, coasting to a 69-28 victory at the Honda Center in Anaheim

Rattlers dominate KISS to move to 2-0
FOXSports.com
The five time World Champion Arizona Rattlers (2-0) take sole possession of first place with a victory over the Los Angeles KISS (1-1) Saturday night at the Honda Center in Anaheim, California by a score of 69-28 in front of 6,427 fans.

Arizona Rattlers, coach Kevin Guy try to move past AFL playoff loss
azcentral.com

Arizona Ratters' Arena Football League four-peat quest ends in final seconds
FOXSports.com
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San Jose Knows The Way
Stockton Record

San Jose Tops Arizona in Thriller, Advances to Arena Bowl
BaySportsNet.com
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Rattlers roll past Spokane Shock after sluggish start, get National Conference ...
azcentral.com
azcentral.comThe Rattlers, after a slow beginning, finally got it rolling Saturday, defeating the Spokane Shock 72-41 in front of 10,322 at US Airways Center. The Rattlers (15-4) take on the SaberCats (18-1) for the third year in a row in the National Conference final.and more »

Underdog Shock face Rattlers
The Spokesman Review
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Arizona Rattlers 'dialed in' as playoffs begin Saturday
Arizona Sports (registration) (blog)

Arizona Rattlers riding high as they open ArenaBowl title defense against ...
FOXSports.com
FOXSports.comPHOENIX -- 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 first must get through the ...and more »

Spokane Shock owner wants Rattlers in first-round matchup
azcentral.com
al.comSpokane Shock owner wants Rattlers in first-round matchupazcentral.comIn the aftermath of a couple of heated scenes in San Jose last week, Rattlers coach Kevin Guy said emotions need to get under control. (Photo: Patrick Breen/azcentral sports). CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE. Kevin Guy wouldn't bite.and more »

Rattlers flip switch in regular-season finale, look ready for run to ArenaBowl
azcentral.com
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Portland Thunder drops season finale 67-39 to Arizona Rattlers
OregonLive.com

2015 Arena Football League Records and Milestones
Adam Markowitz, ArenaFan.com
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.

Rattlers wrap up regular season with convincing win over Portland
Arizona Sports (registration) (blog)

Rattlers need QB Nick Davila back on track with playoffs on horizon
azcentral.com
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 down would leave Rattlers out
Matt Loeschman, ArenaFan.com
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.

L.A. KISS' huge comeback comes up short in 68-55 loss to Rattlers
OCRegister
It would have taken the largest comeback in Arena Football League history, and the L.A. KISS couldn’t quite manage that.

Near-perfect first half propels Arizona Rattlers to win over LA KISS ...
Arizona Sports (registration) (blog)
The Arizona Rattlers jumped out to a 34-0 first-half lead before needing to hang on for a 68-55 win over the LA KISS Sunday at US Airways Center.

Spokane Shock use 31-point 2nd quarter to beat Rattlers
azcentral.com
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Shock find old form in upsetting Arizona Rattlers
The Spokesman Review
ind old form in upsetting Arizona RattlersThe Spokesman ReviewPlaying against the quarterback that led them to the Arena Cup in 2009 during their af2 days, the Spokane Shock somehow found their old form Friday night and beat the AFL West Division champion Arizona Rattlers 52-46 before 7,938 at the Arena.and more »

Nelson makes first start at QB, Shock upset the Rattlers
KXLY Spokane
okaneNelson makes first start at QB, Shock upset the RattlersKXLY SpokaneThe Shock (5-10, 1-4) hosted the three-time defending ArenaBowl Champion Arizona Rattlers (12-3, 4-1) in Week 17 Arena Football League Action, coming away with the 52-45 upset victory in front of 7,938 fans at Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena.and more »

Nick Davila, Rod Windsor shine in Arizona Rattlers' win over Las Vegas
Arizona Sports

Predators QB challenges arena-league record for accuracy
Orlando Sentinel

Hitting the wall: It's a risky business for Arena players
azcentral.com

Change sparked by 2011 ArenaBowl loss set Rattlers up for sustained success
Cronkite News

KISS, Rattlers head coaches have to be separated near game's end
OCRegister
The L.A. KISS finally gave its fans something to get pumped up about Saturday night.

Can Thunder rattle Rattlers?
Pamplin Media Group
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Rattlers go for fifth straight win
FOXSports.com
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WR Chase Deadder gives Rattlers viable 3rd passing option
azcentral.com
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Davila, Phinisee, and Brooks earn weekly honors
AFL Press Release
Arizona Rattlers quarterback Nick Davila has been awarded Russell Athletic Offensive Player of the Week, while Cleveland Gladiators defensive back Joe Phinisee has been awarded Riddell Defensive Player of the Week, and Portland Thunder wide receiver Duane Brooks has been awarded J. Lewis Small Playmaker of the Week for Week 11 of the 2015 Arena Football League season.

Nick Davila returns; leads Arizona Rattlers to easy win over Tampa Bay
Arizona Sports

Rattlers, Storm coaches have West Alabama football ties
azcentral.com
al.comRattlers, Storm coaches have West Alabama football tiesazcentral.comTampa Bay Storm wide receiver Lawrence Samuels (22) scores a touchdown against the Arizona Rattlers in the first quarter of Arena Bowl XVII in Tampa, Fla., Sunday, June 22, 2003. Tampa Bay defeated Arizona 43-29 and Samuels was named game MVP.and more »

Rattlers' Markee White after collision: 'Am I going to walk again?'
azcentral.com
Returning to football isn't on Markee White's mind right now.

B.J. Coleman leaves Rattlers for opportunity outside of football
AZ Central.com
The Rattlers' season took another wild turn late in the bye week, when quarterback B.J. Coleman informed the team he was quitting to take an opportunity outside of football, coach and General Manager Kevin Guy said on Thursday.

Patched-up offense delivers for Rattlers in win over Las Vegas Outlaws
azcentral.com
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BJ Coleman continues improvement in Arizona Rattlers' win over Las Vegas
Arizona Sports
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VooDoo no match for Rattlers big third quarter
FOXSports.com

VooDoo look to continue upward path against Arizona
The New Orleans Advocate
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SaberCats stay unbeaten but QB Meyer goes out with injury
San Jose Mercury News

Rattlers offense derailed in loss to unbeaten San Jose
FOXSports.com
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Without Nick Davila, Arizona Rattlers suffer rare home loss
Arizona Sports
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Ex-Packers QB B.J. Coleman ready to lead Rattlers with Nick Davila on IR
AZ Central.com
B.J. Coleman is ready to take over the helm of the Rattlers offense against their biggest rival, the 5-0 San Jose SaberCats, on Saturday at US Airways Center, after quarterback Nick Davila was placed on injured reserve.

Nick Davila injured in Arizona Rattlers' blowout win at Los Angeles Kiss
azcentral.com
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Defense dominates early in Arizona Rattlers' win over Portland
Arizona Sports
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Portland Thunder play 'hard enough' but not 'well enough' in 65-47 loss to ...
OregonLive.com
OregonLive.comThe Portland Thunder dropped their first road decision of 2015 to the three-time defending champion Arizona Rattlers, 65-47, in front of 8,815 fans at Talking Stick Resort Arena on Saturday evening. "I thought we played hard enough," Thunder coach Mike ...and more »

Rattlers back in comfort zone with return of receivers Rod Windsor, Kerry Reed
azcentral.com
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Arizona Rattlers 49, Cleveland Gladiators 41: ArenaBowl rematch also goes to Rattlers
News-Herald.com

Arizona Rattlers hang on to defeat Cleveland Gladiators
azcentral.com

Cleveland Gladiators vs. Arizona Rattlers: Home opener Saturday is ArenaBowl ...
cleveland.com

Infographic: Men of Steel
ArenaFan.com Press Release
Who says the Ironman is dead in Arena Football? Not Rattlers QB Nick Davila and 3 other players.

Complacency is the Arizona Rattlers' biggest opponent in 2015
Arizona Sports

Andy Olson leads new-look Shock into Arizona to open AFL season
The Spokesman Review

Rattlers coach will make game-day decision on receivers
azcentral.com

Rattlers' run of championships could be threatened by 3 teams that loaded up
azcentral.com

Arizona Rattlers' quest for four
azcentral.com

Rattlers may lose WR Poots, DL Hawthorne in free agency
azcentral.com

Former Bearcat Nick Davila Stars in Arena League
Cincy On The Prowl
Bearcat Nick Davila Stars in Arena LeagueCincy On The ProwlThis season, Davila won his second AFL-MVP award. In the second quarter on Saturday night, he became the all-time leading passer in ArenaBowl history. He has also previously set the single-season league records for TD passes and passing yards.and more »

Arizona Rattlers ArenaBowl 3-Peat: By the Numbers
Arizona Sports

Austin short of arena title
Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Champion Arizona Rattlers to parade through Phoenix
azcentral.com

This One's Special for Davila
Adam Markowitz, ArenaFan.com
CLEVELAND - The Arizona Rattlers are once again champions. There was never a doubt that they were the superior team against the Cleveland Gladiators in the biggest romp in ArenaBowl history. However, the 72-32 victory proved that Nick Davila really is as special as it gets in this league. This one though, was perhaps a little more special for him.

Rattlers beat Gladiators in ArenaBowl
ESPN

Arizona Rattlers throttle Cleveland Gladiators in Arena Bowl, 72-32
The Plain Dealer - cleveland.com

Arizona Rattlers capture third consecutive Arena Bowl
Arizona Sports

Rattlers claim 3rd straight ArenaBowl title
azcentral.com

Rattled again
Tucson News Now

Nick Davila tosses 8 touchdown passes, Rattlers crush Gladiators in ArenaBowl
Gant Daily

ArenaBowl XXVII: Gladiators, city of Cleveland hungry for a championship
Chronicle-Telegram
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Arizona Rattlers cement dynasty status with 3rd ArenaBowl win in a row
azcentral.com

Rattlers hammer Gladiators to claim ArenaBowl title
TSN

Rattlers, Mercury look to bring more championships home
azcentral.com

Sanders honored by AFL
The Spokesman Review (blog)
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ArenaBowl XXVII: Arizona Rattlers QB Nick Davila knows Ohio football
The Plain Dealer - cleveland.com
The Plain Dealer - cleveland.comHe received his second career Arena Football League's Most Valuable Player award this week, and he is the player the Cleveland Gladiators most need to stop in ArenaBowl XXVII Saturday at 8 p.m. in Quicken Loans Arena (ESPN). Known for his accuracy ...and more »

ArenaBowl XXVII: Cleveland Gladiators playing for first Cleveland football ...
News-Herald.com
News-Herald.comArena Football League commissioner Jerry Kurz has billed the game as “Dynasty vs. Destiny” and rightly so. The Rattlers (17-3) are playing in their fourth straight ArenaBowl, having won two straight, while the Gladiators (19-1) have won six contests this ...and more »

Dynasty vs. Destiny on tap in the ArenaBowl
azcentral.com
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Rattlers take aim at third consecutive Arena Bowl title
FOXSports.com

Arizona Rattlers QB Nick Davila wins 2nd Arena Football MVP
azcentral.com
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AFL Announces Yearly Honors at Annual Awards Ceremony
AFL Press Release
At the 2014 AFL Awards Ceremony in Cleveland on Thursday, the Arena Football League announced the winners of its most coveted individual honors.

ArenaBowl XXVII capsule: Arizona Rattlers vs. Cleveland Gladiators
News-Herald.com
wl XXVII capsule: Arizona Rattlers vs. Cleveland GladiatorsNews-Herald.comArenaBowl XXVII capsule: Arizona Rattlers vs. Cleveland Gladiators. Gladiators QB Shane Austin (photo credit John Saraya). By Mark Podolski, The News-Herald. Posted: 08/20/14, 12:24 PM EDT | Updated: 1 min ago. # Comments. ArenaBowl XXVII.and more »

Rattlers weather personal storms in exhausting season
azcentral.com

ArenaBowl XXVII: Arizona Rattlers scouting report
The Plain Dealer - cleveland.com
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Ross honored for another successful campaign
Huntsville Item
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Latin Laser Could Stand Alone
Adam Markowitz, ArenaFan.com
It's amazing to think that in five short years, Nick Davila has managed to do more with his Arizona Rattlers than most men did in their entire careers. However, for all of his statistical accomplishments, it would be a third straight championship in as many years that would really be the icing on an already decadent cake. This year, Davila hopped over a number of some all-time great quarterbacks in AFL history in benchmark career numbers.

Cleveland Gladiators Dominick Goodman, Marrio Norman named 2014 AFL All ...
The Plain Dealer - cleveland.com
The Plain Dealer - cleveland.comCLEVELAND, Ohio – Cleveland Gladiators wide receiver Dominick Goodman and recently departed defensive back Marrio Norman have been named All-Arena by the Arena Football League. Quarterback Shane Austin was among three Gladiators named to ...and more »

3 Rattlers make first-team All-Arena on offense
azcentral.com

Rattlers exact revenge on SaberCats, stamp ticket to fourth straight ArenaBowl
Arizona Sports

Rattlers advance to National Conference Championship with tight win over Portland
Arizona Sports

Rattlers (15-3) begin AFL Playoffs by hosting Thunder (5-13)
KPHO Phoenix

AFL playoffs: Portland Thunder at Arizona Rattlers game preview
The Oregonian

Rattlers open playoffs at home against Portland
FOXSports.com

Mission accomplished for Thunder
Portland Tribune

Rattlers fight through late-season aches, pains
azcentral.com

Spokane Shock defeat Arizona Rattlers 73-56
The Spokesman Review

Arizona Rattlers drop 2nd game in a row
azcentral.com

Shock want to prove themselves against Rattlers
The Spokesman Review

Rattlers coach Kevin Guy turns down ESPN guest spot after loss
azcentral.com

Tampa Bay tops Barnstormers with sudden-death touchdown in OT
DesMoinesRegister.com

Rattlers set record with win over Talons
azcentral.com

Rattlers stay perfect, become second AFL team to start 12-0 with win over Thunder
Arizona Sports

Arizona Rattlers pull away in final minutes, beat Portland Thunder 70-59
The Oregonian

Davila, Lewis and Dukes Earn Weekly Honors
AFL Press Release
Arizona Rattlers quarterback Nick Davila has been awarded Russell Athletic Offensive Player of the Week, while Iowa Barnstormers defensive end Mike Lewis has been named Riddell Defensive Player of the Week and Arizona Rattlers defensive end Cliff Dukes has been named J. Lewis Small Playmaker of the Week for Week 12 of the 2014 NET10 Wireless Arena Football League season.

Guy's bond with Davila transcends football field
Matt Loeschman, ArenaFan.com
The bond between Arizona Rattlers Head Coach Kevin Guy and his quarterback Nick Davila transcends the playing field. Never was that more apparent than in the head coach's postgame press conference following the Rattlers' 51-42 win over the San Jose SaberCats on Saturday night.

Davila rescues Rattlers in win over SaberCats
azcentral.com

SaberCats fall to unbeaten Rattlers 51-42
San Jose Mercury News

Rattlers vs. SaberCats breakdown: analysis and prediction
azcentral

San Jose SaberCats-Arizona Rattlers preview
San Jose Mercury News

Rattlers can put separation on San Jose with win
azcentral.com

Rattlers take control of division after rout in LA
azcentral.com

Rattlers QB Davila treating homecoming like any game
azcentral.com

Shock QB Donovan Porterie in deep versus Rattlers
The Spokesman Review

Rattlers try to put more distance on foes in National Conference showdown
azcentral

Roar of Thunder a work in progress
Portland Tribune

Shock Headed to Desert Battle vs. Arizona
Sports and Weather Right Now

Ailing Kevin Guy helps Rattlers keep perfection
azcentral.com

Davila reaches milestone as Rattlers rout Thunder
FOXSports.com

Rattlers set the bar in AFL; Thunder have to leap over it
Portland Tribune

Rattlers shake down Thunder, 61-32
KPHO Phoenix

Portland Thunder vs. Arizona Rattlers: Preview
The Oregonian

Davila Becomes Ninth Quarterback in AFL History to Throw for 500 TDs
Adam Markowitz, ArenaFan.com
Nick Davila has already established himself as one of the best quarterbacks in Arena Football League history by leading the Arizona Rattlers to back-to-back championships and three straight ArenaBowl appearances. Now, he's one of the nine quarterbacks in AFL history to join the 500-touchdown club.

Portland Thunder fall 61-32 to Arizona Rattlers
The Oregonian

Rattlers coach Kevin Guy more worried about penalties than defense
azcentral.com

Davila, Simpson and Carter Earn Weekly Honors
AFL Press Release
Arizona Rattlers quarterback Nick Davila has been awarded Russell Athletic Offensive Player of the Week, while Iowa Barnstormers defensive back Jason Simpson has been named the Riddell Defensive Player of the Week and Spokane Shock wide receiver Rashaad Carter has been named J. Lewis Small Playmaker of the Week for Week 8 of the 2014 NET10 Wireless Arena Football League season.

Nick Davila shines as Arizona Rattlers win in Jacksonville
Arizona Sports

Rattlers surge past Sharks
Florida Times-Union

Davila throws for 10 TDs, leads Rattlers past Sharks
azcentral

Rattlers hold off pesky San Antonio; stay perfect
Arizona Sports

Defensive penalties concern Rattlers coach
azcentral.com

Rattlers-SaberCats analysis, prediction
Richard Obert, Arizona Central
This is only the fourth game for the Rattlers (3-0), but it's huge for home-field advantage in the playoffs, because next week the Rattlers play host to red-hot Pittsburgh Power, maybe the best team in the East. Then, after that, the Rattlers get San Antonio, arguably the league's worst team.

Rattlers need to tune out cow bells in San Jose
azcentral.com

Special team blunders hurt Sharks in 63-39 loss at Arizona
Florida Times-Union (blog)

Sharks on road against Rattlers, who average 65 points a game
Florida Times-Union

Davila, Rattlers beat Shock
The Spokesman Review

Rattlers clean up well in Week 2 rout
azcentral.com

Shock, Rattlers play for bragging rights
The Spokesman Review

Davila, Rattlers Too Hot for Spokane
KHQ Right Now

Rattlers, Shock meet in conference final rematch
azcentral.com

Ross ties record, but Soul fall to Rattlers
Philly.com

Nick Davila rallies Rattlers to win over Soul
azcentral.com

Rattlers and Soul familiar foes at start, end of years
azcentral.com

Rattlers QB Nick Davila decides to play in all-star games, on his way to Hawaii as drama unfolds
AZ Central.com (blog)
Rattlers coach Kevin Guy called last night to say his quarterback, Nick Davila, has decided to play and is on his way to Hawaii today.

Jaworski wants to talk about Soul hosting 2014 ArenaBowl
Philly.com
Ron Jaworski has a novel idea on how the Soul can win the 2014 ArenaBowl. Make it a home game.

ArenaBowl XXVI will shake with Rattlers, plenty of Soul
Orlando Sentinel
Teams with such cool nicknames as the Rampage, Barnstormers and Kats have played for the Arena Football League's top prize, too. No team, though, has reached the championship game more than the Arizona Rattlers.

Rattlers QB Nick Davila named Al Lucas AFL Pulse Hero Award winner
Arizona Rattlers Press Release
Arizona Rattler QB Nick Davila has been awarded the Al Lucas AFL Pulse Hero Award for his work in the community, announced by the League office today.

Shock-Rattlers defines AFL rivalry
The Spokesman Review

Arena Bowl Berth on the Line as Shock Visit Rattlers
KHQ Right Now

Davila Chasing More Than History
Andy Lopusnak, ArenaFan.com
He’s the only player in the history of football to post at least 4,800 passing yards and 100 passing touchdowns in four straight seasons. And he’s done this in his first four AFL seasons. Add the most wins in a four-year span in league annuals, a League MVP and ArenaBowl MVP, and Nick Davila may have already penciled in his name for a future AFL Hall of Fame induction.

Inside The Arizona Rattlers Locker Room
Phoenix New Times (blog)

Arizona Rattlers tops rival San Jose to advance to National Conference Final
Tucson Citizen

Rattlers hold off San Jose, advance to National Conference Championship
Arizona Sports

SaberCats host Arena Bowl champion Arizona
San Jose Mercury News

Rattlers end regular season with rout of Iowa
Arizona Sports

Rattlers get Rushed in celebration of Throwback Day
Tucson Citizen

Arizona Rattlers honor Yarnell firefighters with division championship.
Tucson Citizen

VooDoo snake-bitten by Rattlers, 79-42
SportsNOLA.com

VooDoo Facing Big Road Test Out West In The Desert
SportsNOLA.com

Orlando Predators fail to make statement against Arizona Rattlers, fall 84-56
Orlando Sentinel

SaberCats host Arena Bowl champion Arizona
San Jose Mercury News

Rattlers Stop Shock In Arizona
KHQ Right Now

Rattlers clinch playoff spot in revenge win over Shock
Tucson Citizen

Rattlers pound Spokane, clinch playoff berth
Arizona Sports

Shock set for showdown with Rattlers
The Spokesman Review

Rattlers 70, Talons 21
San Antonio Express

Rattlers bite Talons early and often
San Antonio Express

Sharks begin road trip at Spokane
Florida Times-Union

Arizona Rattlers QB Nick Davila travels long path to dominate Arena Football and is looking for more
Tucson Citizen

Rattlers rally for win in Philadelphia
Arizona Sports

Soul getting to know Rattlers all too well
Philly.com

Arena Football: Iowa gets blown out by defending champion Arizona
DesMoinesRegister.com

Rattlers run win streak to five with triumph in Chicago
Arizona Sports
Nick Davila threw for 301 yards and seven touchdowns and the Arizona Rattlers hung on for a 56-49 win over the Chicago Rush at Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Ill. Sunday.

Blaze turnovers stifle comeback, Utah loses 65-49
Standard-Examiner - StandardNet

Rattlers get hard-fought win over Utah
Arizona Sports

Sharks ready to rebound
Florida Times-Union

Windsor, Hyland, Williams & Goodman earn weekly honors
Kansas City Star
Arizona Rattlers WR Rod Windsor has been awarded Russell Athletic Offensive Player of the Week, while Utah Blaze DB David Hyland has been named the Riddell Defensive Player of the Week.

Are Rattlers New Sports Kings Of The Phoenix Metro?
Modern Times Magazine - Modern Times Magazine

Predators routed 82-42 in Arizona
Orlando Sentinel

Meyer finally gets his shot, leads Shock to 5-0 start
The Spokesman Review

Rattlers bounce back with dominating rout of Talons
Arizona Sports

Rattlers get nine TDs from Davila, rout Talons
FOXSportsArizona.com - FS Arizona

Shock knock off No. 1 Arizona
The Spokesman Review (blog)

Unbeaten Shock take down No. 1 Rattlers in home opener
The Spokesman Review

Shock, Rattlers in early AFL showdown
The Spokesman Review

Davila remains in the Snake Pit
Arizona Rattlers Press Release
The Arizona Rattlers announced today that quarterback and Arena Bowl XXV MVP, Nick Davila has been assigned to the team on a two year contract.

Soul hope to give Rattlers another tough loss
The News Journal

Arizona Soul, Philadelphia Rattlers taking different approaches to ArenaBowl ...
NOLA.com

Arizona, Philadelphia Meet Expectations to Square Off in ArenaBowl XXV
SportsNOLA.com

Rattlers meet familiar face in ArenaBowl
FS Arizona

Arizona Rattlers come from behind to defeat Utah Blaze, clinch ArenaBowl berth
azcentral

Arizona Rattlers to host San Jose SaberCats in first round
AZ Central.com

Rattlers look to respond at San Antonio
AZ Central.com

Arizona Rattlers look to respond at San Antonio
Arizona Republic

Rattlers can find motivation by national snub
AZ Central.com (blog)

Shaky Shock let Rattlers roll
The Spokesman Review

Arizona Rattlers defense leading the way
Arizona Republic

Shock, Rattlers face another big rivalry game
The Spokesman Review

Nick Davila fondly remembers his college days in Cincinnati
Tucson Citizen

Arizona Rattlers plan on playing vs. Iowa Barnstormers amid Arena Football League labor strife
AZ Central.com

Spokane Shock play at Chicago Sunday
The Spokesman Review

Spirit of late former Arizona Rattlers player Johnie Kirton rides with team
AZ Central.com

Shock hope to keep up momentum in Chicago
The Spokesman Review

Rattlers Overwhelm VooDoo In The Graveyard
SportsNOLA.com

Arizona Rattlers look to avoid distractions vs. New Orleans VooDoo
AZ Central.com

Rattlers face defenseless Arena teams
AZ Central.com

Arizona Rattlers defense faces task of stopping top QB
AZ Central.com

Arizona Rattlers lineman Michael Huey may be too good to last in Arena Football League
AZ Central.com

Tommy Grady on record-setting pace
ABC 4

Rattlers mid-season report card
AZ Central.com (blog)

San Jose SaberCats at Arizona Rattlers
San Jose Mercury News

Rattlers look to focus on finishing vs. Georgia
AZ Central.com

Arizona Rattlers add receiver Markee White
Tucson Citizen

Arizona offers gauge for Talons
San Antonio Express

Stormers earn first home victory on a strange night
DesMoinesRegister.com

Game preview: Iowa Barnstormers host Arizona Rattlers on Saturday
DesMoinesRegister.com

Shock give one away, 57-53
The Spokesman Review (blog)

Rattler strike late, stop Shock
The Spokesman Review

Arizona Rattlers receiver Maurice Purify focused on Arena games, not NFL
AZ Central.com

Rattlers rally to victory vs. Mustangs in home opener
AZ Central.com

Rattlers open 2012 home schedule against Mustangs
AZ Central.com

Rattlers watch league contract drama unfold
AZ Central.com

SaberCats open 2012 AFL season with high hopes
Comcast SportsNet Bay Area

Rattlers open season amid scare of AFL strike
AZ Central.com

Rattlers enter the AFL season as preseason No. 1
AZ Central.com

Jacksonville Sharks defeat Arizona Rattlers on final play of ArenaBowl
AZ Central.com

Jacksonville wins Arena Bowl
ESPN

Sharks Win Arena Bowl 73-70 Over Arizona For First Ever AFL Title
First Coast News

Arizona Rattlers QB Nick Davila named Arena League MVP
Tucson Citizen

Davila named National Guard MVP of the Year
AFL Press Release
­Arizona Rattlers QB NICK DAVILA (6-3, 210, Cincinnati) has been named the 2011 National Guard MVP of the Year, the League Office announced today.

Arizona, Jacksonville play for arena league title
WTOP

Davila, Rattlers Ready to Roll in ArenaBowl XXIV
Adam Markowitz, ArenaFan.com
In 2009, the Spokane Shock went 15-1 in the regular season and rolled through the af2 playoffs to finish the campaign with 19 wins and the ArenaCup. That year, Nick Davila was the man under center for the Shock. On Friday night, Davila can lead the Arizona Rattlers to their 19th win of the season if he can get them past the Jacksonville Sharks in ArenaBowl XXIV.

Sharks Ready To De-Fang Rattlers In ArenaBowl Friday
WJXT Jacksonville

Breaking it Down - 2011 Conference Championships
Andy Lopusnak, ArenaFan.com
In Week One, Arizona hosted Jacksonville with the Rattlers pulling off a last-minute win. Five months to the day later, the two teams will meet this Friday in ArenaBowl XXIV. Arizona and Jacksonville had two of the greatest regular seasons of any team in league history and play in one of the most anticipated matchups in title game history. Join me as I breakdown the conference championships, the ArenaBowl and these two terrific teams.

Rattlers, Sharks set for ArenaBowl shootout
FS Arizona

Shock-less Arena Bowl Has Northwest Connections
Sports and Weather Right Now

Arizona Rattlers To Host Jacksonville Sharks in ArenaBowl XXIV
Adam Markowitz, ArenaFan.com
ArenaBowl XXIV is officially set! The National Conference champs, the Arizona Rattlers will take on the Jacksonville Sharks, the American Conference champions on Friday night at 8:30 ET. The ArenaBowl will be played at the US Airways Center in Phoenix, AZ.

Arizona advances to Arena Bowl XXIV
WGNtv.com

Arizona Rattlers awaiting ArenaBowl opponent
Tucson Citizen

Arizona Rattlers still have something to prove vs. Chicago Rush
Tucson Citizen

Arizona Rattlers move on to National Conference finals after routing Spokane Shock
AZ Central.com

Underdog Shock like chances in playoff
The Spokesman Review

Role reversal for Rattlers, Shock as AFL playoffs open
Arizona Republic

Arizona Rattlers QB Nick Davila having MVP season but just wants league title
AZ Central.com

Arizona Rattlers reach record-setting 16th win to close regular season
AZ Central.com

Arizona Rattlers look to become first AFL team to win 16 regular-season games
AZ Central.com

Arizona Rattlers bracing for losing WR Rod Windsor and K Fabrizio Scaccia as playoffs approach
Tucson Citizen

Ex-Edinboro QB Harris throws for 2 TDS in AFL game
GoErie.com

Power: Rattlers put bite on win
Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Power blown out at home
Washington Observer Reporter

No mystery this time: Meyer will start for Shock
The Spokesman Review

No mystery at QB for Shock this time
The Spokesman Review

Arizona Rattlers first in AFL after beating Spokane Shock
AZ Central.com

Rattlers pull away from Shock, 68-46
The Spokesman Review (blog)

Arizona Rattles the Shock, 68-46
Sports and Weather Right Now

Arizona Rattlers seek to finally get past Spokane Shock
Arizona Republic

Shock will try to improve playoff chances at Arizona
The Spokesman Review (subscription)

Rattlers seek to finally get past Spokane Shock
AZ Central.com

Arizona Rattlers still searching for fans amidst successful year
AZ Central.com

Arizona Rattlers hope to extend season-long win streak
AZ Central.com

Arizona Rattlers want to remain sharp in final 4 regular-season games
Arizona Republic

Soul to face red-hot Arizona Saturday
Philadelphia Inquirer

Soul wilt as Rattlers rally for 55-54 win
Philadelphia Inquirer

Arizona Rattlers want to remain sharp in final 4 regular-season games
AZ Central.com

San Jose SaberCats lose 64-57 to Arizona Rattlers
San Jose Mercury News

Arizona Rattlers can clinch West title with victory against rivals
AZ Central.com

Iowa Barnstormers adjust roster, prepare for Arizona
DesMoinesRegister.com

Banged-up Barnstormers welcome new players
DesMoinesRegister.com

Arizona Rattlers roll to victory vs. Cleveland Gladiators
AZ Central.com

Arizona Rattlers roll to victory vs. Cleveland Gladiators
Arizona Republic

Rattlers wide receiver Trandon Harvey having bounce-back season after disappointing 2010
Arizona Republic

Kevin McCullough provides a lift for Arizona Rattlers on, off field
Arizona Republic

New quarterback D. Bryant to lead offense for New Orleans VooDoo
NOLA.com

Shock bringing in three QBs for tryouts
The Spokesman Review (blog)

Chicago Rush features former Arizona Rattlers from heyday
AZ Central.com

Scottsdale businessman buying Arizona Rattlers
Phoenix Business Journal

Arizona Rattlers face key division game against San Jose SaberCats
AZ Central.com

Shock hang on to defeat No. 1 Arizona
The Spokesman Review (blog)

Shock hand Rattlers first defeat
The Spokesman Review

Breaking down Rattlers-Spokane game
AZ Central.com (blog)

Arizona Rattlers stay unbeaten after overtime win
AZ Central.com

Arizona Rattlers stay unbeaten after overtime win
Arizona Republic

Utah Blaze bit by Rattlers in overtime
KSL-TV

Arizona Rattlers WR Rod Windsor a man of all seasons
AZ Central.com

Rattlers pull away from Command in fourth quarter, win 63-49
Kansas City Star

Rattlers pull away from Command in fourth quarter
Kansas City Star

Arizona Rattlers rally, prevail over Orlando Predators
AZ Central.com

Talons snakebit
Tulsa World

Tulsa opens home action with lopsided loss to Arizona
Tulsa World

Scouting report: Arizona Rattlers at Tulsa Talons
AZ Central.com

Rattlers secondary key to 2-0 start
AZ Central.com

Arizona Rattlers roll in second half to beat Milwaukee Mustangs
AZ Central.com

Forgotten man Trandon Harvey is back making big plays for Arizona Rattlers
Arizona Republic

New-look Arizona Rattlers open season at home against Jacksonville
Arizona Republic

New-look Arizona Rattlers open season at home against Jacksonville
AZ Central.com

Arizona Rattlers open Arena football season with seven returnees
Arizona Republic
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Arizona Rattlers show strong attendance after one-year layoff
Phoenix Business Journal

Windsor spectacular, rest of Rattlers struggle
AZ Central.com (blog)

Spokane holds off Rattlers, 57-49
The Spokesman Review (blog)

More fuel to the rivalry fire
AZ Central.com (blog)

Spokane Shock expect donnybrook with Rattlers
The Spokesman Review

Arizona Rattlers open playoffs vs. new rival
AZ Central.com

Arizona Rattlers fall to Iowa Barnstormers, will open playoffs on road
AZ Central.com

Playoff Picture Breakdown – After Week 16 Friday games
Andy Lopusnak, ArenaFan.com
Friday night, Arizona became the fifth team to qualify for the playoffs, Spokane moved one step closer to securing homefield throughout the entire postseason and Iowa was eliminated. Tonight, three division titles could be won, the National Conference playoff teams might be decided and overall seven of eight playoff teams could be in the books.

Breaking it Down - 2010 Week 12
Andy Lopusnak, ArenaFan.com
The dirty dozen edition of Breaking it Down featured three division leaders losing, the home team winning six of seven contests, numerous players went over season stat thresholds and Kenny McEntyre’s Week 11 rant apparently paid off big time for his Preds. This and much more interesting, mind-blowing and totally useless nuggets of AFL history are just a click away…

Alfonzo, Davila and Martin earn week 12 honors
AFL Press Release
Chicago wide receiver DEJUAN ALFONZO, Arizona quarterback NICK DAVILA and Chicago defensive back CHRIS MARTIN have been named the JLS Ironman, Russell Athletic Offensive Player and Riddell Defensive Player of the Week, respectively, for Week 12 of 2010.

Breaking it Down - 2010 Week Five
Andy Lopusnak, ArenaFan.com
After three ten-point games on Friday, Week Five blessed us with four exciting contests on Saturday night that all came down to the final minute of play. Three previously winless teams earned their first victories and Milwaukee suffered its first loss of the year. Home teams still keep on winning, as does Tim Marcum. This and more AFL information than anywhere else await you in this week's edition of Breaking it Down.