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Willis Marshall     

Born: August 12, 1975
Hometown: Bloomfield Hills, MI
5' 9", 195
College: Rice
Other Pro Experience: CFL 

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Breaking it Down - 2010 AFL Award Ballot
Andy Lopusnak,
The AFL sent out media ballots for the end of the season awards and All-Arena teams Sunday afternoon. After filling mine out, I wanted to share it with you and give you reasons why I feel each recipient should be named that specific award. In addition, I've included by All-Arena First and Second Teams. This is my ballot that I'm sending to the league after I post it here first.

Cleveland Gladiators nip Georgia Force
For perhaps the first time in the history of the Gwinnett Center, a team with "Gladiators" written on their uniforms was booed when they won.

Gladiators' wild ride continues
The Plain Dealer -
The upstart Gladiators, one season removed from misery in Las Vegas, defeated the Orlando Predators, 69-66, Monday night in a National Conference wild-card game.

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.

D'Orazio leads Soul to victory
Cherry Hill Courier Post
back Eddie Moten made an interception on a 2-point conversion attempt to give the Soul a critical Arena Football League victory over Cleveland. ...

Turnover costly as Gladiators fall
The Plain Dealer -
The Gladia tors had Tampa Bay right where they wanted them, but a fumble on a kickoff turned the tide in Tampa Bay's favor in the fourth quarter as the Storm prevailed, 58-48, Friday night.

Veteran receiver finds home with Gladiators
Akron Beacon Journal
Being a veteran wide receiver in the Arena Football League means being a lone nomad unpacking your tent at one football oasis then the next, hoping to impress coaches enough to stay another season.

Gladiators beat odds, take Soul
Akron Beacon Journal
The Philadelphia Soul might have come into Quicken Loans Arena expecting to sing their same old song Friday night, but that tune came up a bit flat against the Cleveland Gladiators.

Amey is player of the week after big game in Los Angeles
The Plain Dealer -
"We know what they want to do, and they know what we want to do. It's going to come down to who executes better." Otis Amey,Gladiators receiverAmey

Gladiators Crushed by Colorado
Akron Beacon Journal
The Cleveland Gladiators returned home to Quicken Loans Arena on Friday night, taking on the Colorado Crush. The Gladiators, fresh off a loss at Dallas, and riding a two game losing streak, really needed this home win, as the upcoming schedule was not easy to say the least.

Willis Marshall enjoys more active role with Arena Football League's Cleveland Gladiators
The Plain Dealer -
Marshall, whose first practice with his new team was March 31, caught eight passes for 117 yards and had 83 kickoff-re turn yards in the Gladiators' 58-51 loss at Dallas last Sat urday.

Arena football star nabbed as deadbeat dad
Detroit Free Press
Arena League Football star Willis Thurman Marshall III is free on $5,000 bond as he awaits a court date after his arrest by Oakland County Sheriff’s Friend of the Court investigators on charges of failing to pay child support, officials said today.

Spent 1998 and 1999 seasons with Calgary Stampeders of CFL, winning a Grey Cup in 1998.