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Tyre Glasper     

LB
Born: April 14, 1987
Hometown: Detroit, MI
6' 3", 265
College: North Carolina A&T

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Soul Strengthens Offensive and Defensive Lines
Philadelphia Soul Press Release
The 2016 ArenaBowl Champion Philadelphia Soul announced that C Brennen Carvalho (6’1, 320, Portland State) and LB Tyre Glasper (6’3, 265, North Carolina A&T) have joined the 2017 roster. This will be both Carvalho’s and Glasper’s seventh season in the AFL.

Can Arena Football and China League coexist?
Richard Obert, AZ Central
The inaugural China American Football League is set to begin in the fall and one Rattler, linebacker Tyre Glasper, could be brushing up on his Mandarin and Cantonese. Glasper was among the 60 American players selected to play in the six-team league. He was taken in the well-watched draft on Friday. He went in the fourth round by the Guangzhou Power. He joins former Rattlers safety Virgil Gray.

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

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.

Three Jacksonville Sharks defensive players on All-Arena team
Florida Times-Union
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Three Sharks named to All-Arena 1st Team
WJXT Jacksonville
The Jacksonville Sharks and the Arena Football League announced Monday that Jacksonville defensive lineman Joe Sykes, Jack linebacker Alvin Ray Jackson and defensive back Greg Reid have earned First Team All-Arena honors for the 2015 season.

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 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

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

Grady, Sykes and Glasper earn weekly honors
AFL Press Release
Jacksonville Sharks quarterback Tommy Grady has been awarded Russell Athletic Offensive Player of the Week, while Sharks defensive end Joe Sykes has been awarded Riddell Defensive Player of the Week, and Arizona Rattlers Mac linebacker Tyre Glasper has been awarded J. Lewis Small Playmaker of the Week for Week 18 of the 2015 Arena Football League season.

Spokane Shock use 31-point 2nd quarter to beat Rattlers
azcentral.com
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Nick Davila, Rod Windsor shine in Arizona Rattlers' win over Las Vegas
Arizona Sports

WR Chase Deadder gives Rattlers viable 3rd passing option
azcentral.com
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Patched-up offense delivers for Rattlers in win over Las Vegas Outlaws
azcentral.com
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Rattlers release WR Maurice Purify
azcentral.com
Purify, 6-foot-4, 230 pounds, underwent knee surgery late last season and spent training camp and the first seven weeks of this season still rehabbing his knee

Nick Davila injured in Arizona Rattlers' blowout win at Los Angeles Kiss
azcentral.com
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Cleveland Gladiators vs. Arizona Rattlers: Home opener Saturday is ArenaBowl ...
cleveland.com

Shock in QB market again
The Spokesman Review (blog)
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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

Austin short of arena title
Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Arizona Rattlers cement dynasty status with 3rd ArenaBowl win in a row
azcentral.com

Rattlers weather personal storms in exhausting season
azcentral.com

Rattlers try to find AFL playoff gear as they push through marathon season
azcentral.com

Davila reaches milestone as Rattlers rout Thunder
FOXSports.com

Rattlers shake down Thunder, 61-32
KPHO Phoenix

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

Search for new Talons QB ongoing
San Antonio Express

The Arizona rattlers have been assigned linebacker, Tyre Glasper
Arizona Rattlers Press Release
Tyre Glasper has been assigned to the Arizona Rattlers for the 2013 and 2014 Arena Football League (AFL) seasons.

Arizona Rattlers defense leading the way
Arizona Republic

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

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

Arizona Rattlers add receiver Markee White
Tucson Citizen

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

Arizona Rattlers acquire top defensive lineman
AZ Central.com
Two days after the Tampa Bay Storm traded defensive lineman/linebacker Cliff Dukes to Kansas City, the Rattlers acquired the Arena Football Leagues Defensive Lineman of the Year on Thursday in a trade.

Arizona Rattlers QB Nick Davila named Arena League MVP
Tucson Citizen

Underdog Shock like chances in playoff
The Spokesman Review

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