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Sonny Cumbie     

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Born: August 8, 1981
Hometown: Snyder, TX
6' 4", 220
College: Texas Tech

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Sonny Cumbie has a more varied resume than many a young coach
RedRaiders.com

Cumbie switches from coach to QB
San Angelo Standard Times

Ex-QB Cumbie debuts as coach
San Angelo Standard Times

Avengers' postseason hopes erased
Daily Breeze
The Avengers' slim Arena Football League playoff hopes were severely damaged by a Storm early Saturday. Later that night, they went out in a Blaze.

Avengers rally and defeat Brigade
Los Angeles Times
The Avengers rallied in the fourth quarter against Kansas City, ended a four-game losing streak and remained alive in the playoff hunt with a 51-48 win at Staples Center

Avengers edge Brigade, 51-48
Ventura County Star
3-yard run with 34 seconds left to give the Los Angeles Avengers a 51-48 victory over the Kansas City Brigade on Saturday in the Arena Football League. ...

Arena football: Marshall powers the Avengers to victory
Long Beach Press-Telegram
Timon Marshall scored on a 3-yard run with 34 seconds left to give the Avengers a 51-48 victory over the Kansas City Brigade on Saturday at Staples Center.

Blaze: Utah all fired up
Salt Lake Tribune
OK, it wasn't the 17-point win that the Utah Blaze needed to even the score with the Los Angeles Avengers, but it sure felt satisfying nonetheless for a team that opened the season with nine losses and a crowd that two months ago was booing these guys off the EnergySolutions Arena field.

Avengers lose third in a row
Los Angeles Times
The Avengers, who dropped to 4-9 with three games remaining, need to win at least one more game to reach the postseason.

Avengers rally, only to fall short in defeat
Los Angeles Times
Avengers erase 21-point deficit and lead going into the fourth quarter, but a late interception is their undoing in 52-48 loss to New York.

Blaze: Forget revenge
Blaze just want win - Salt Lake Tribune
Tonight's game against the Los Angeles Avengers at Staples Center was supposed to be about payback for the Utah Blaze, after the Avengers knocked them out of the Arena Football League playoffs last year.

Crush's Dailey enters 100 club
Rocky Mountain News
The Crush used four second- half turnovers and got key contributions from backup players in securing a 67-54 victory against the Los Angeles Avengers in their Arena Football League game.

Renegades look to take next step in second af2 campaign
LubbockOnline.com
The arenafootball2 season kicked off on Friday, but the Lubbock Renegades will begin their second season next week.

Jackson has huge game for the Soul
Los Angeles Times
It's not as if the Avengers didn't know what Chris Jackson could do to an opponent. Jackson played for the Avengers for five seasons and caught 157 touchdown passes.

Soul start life minus Graziani
Cherry Hill Courier Post
The Soul figure to face their toughest test of the young Arena Football League season when they rely on backup quarterback Matt D'Orazio to lead the way in a road matchup against the Los Angeles Avengers at the Staples Center.

Breaking it down - 2008 Week Three
Andy Lopusnak, ArenaFan.com
With Week Three of the 2008 Arena Football League season in the books, here are some breakdowns of this past week’s AFL action based on interesting statistical and historical notes, weekly leaders and other things from each game.

World's worst pro sports job
Baltimore Sun
I was watching the Los Angeles Avengers against the Arizona Rattlers in Arena Football League action last night and it occurred to me that the most thankless job in sports might be that of a defensive back in the AFL.

Avengers bounce back from opening return
Daily Breeze
When New Orleans VooDoo wideout Wendall Willams returned the opening kickoff 54 yards for a score, it wasn't quite the start the Avengers were hoping for in their Arena Football League season opener Friday night at Staples Center in front of an announced crowd of 13,209.