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Mike Horacek     

WR/LB
Born: July 7, 1973
Hometown: Omaha, NE
6' 2", 200
College: Iowa State

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Carter gets a shot for Brigade against Arizona
Kansas City Star
Manning, a rookie receiver with the Brigade who played with the af2ís Fort Wayne Fusion last year, clearly remembers the way Carter threw six touchdowns for the Bossier-Shreveport BattleWings in a 67-52 victory against his team last season.

Brigade might go with two QBs
Kansas City Star
Brigade coach Kevin Porter, who declined to name a starter for tonightís game against Philadelphia at 6:30 p.m. at the Wachovia Center, said thereís a good possibility that both Bryant and backup Matt Kohn will play against the Soul.

Bryant leads Brigade past Columbus
Kansas City Star
If Brigade quarterback D. Bryant is worried about being replaced by recently signed Quincy Carter, heís not showing it.

An All Around Black Eye
The National Sports Review
The best thing that can be said about the Chicago Rush and Kansas City Brigade game as far as Rush fans are concerned is that the Rush won. Much like the mafia, donít ask how it was done. Just know the final score was 49-42 Rush and quickly move on.

Brigade optimistic despite 0-5 start, play on national TV tonight
Kansas City Star
Itís safe to say that no one, especially players and coaches, expected the Brigade to be winless at this point.

Mr. Big Play
KC Community News
Making big plays is the way Kansas City Brigade wide receiver Charles Frederick plays football.

Late touchdown leaves Brigade short again
Kansas City Star
Former New York Dragon Mike Horacek was on one knee in the end zone with his hands pointed up, his touchdown having given the Brigade a three-point lead with 1 minute and 29 seconds left. After being traded away by the Dragons because of contract dispute, catching the winning touchdown was a storybook ending for Horacek. And much like a dream, it was over in 67 seconds.

Cut by Dragons still hurts Brigade's Horacek
Kansas City Star
On the Brigadeís first offensive play of the new season, new receiver Mike Horacek did what heís done his entire Arena Football League career ó go deep. And while that throw from quarterback John Fitzgerald was a bit too far in front of him, Horacek caught seven passes for 149 yards and three touchdowns in his Brigade debut, a 51-49 loss to Tampa Bay.

Week 1 Power Poll Rankings
Bleacher Report
Here is the first power rankings going into week 1 of the Arena Football season.

Brigade ventures into free-agency with signings
Kansas City Star
The team signed four players Friday ó defensive back Jerald Brown, wide receiver Mike Horacek, fullback/linebacker Chris Avery and wide receiver Chris Jones.

VooDoo Create Cap Space
The Times-Picayune - NOLA.com
The New Orleans VooDoo made some moves this week to free up some needed cap space but came at the sacrifice of fan-favorite FB Dan Curran. Curran was a major cog not only in the VooDoo offense but in the fan marketing of the team. It is hard to gauge at t

FB Curran, DL Taylor traded away by VooDoo
The Times-Picayune - NOLA.com
Curran is the VooDoo's all-time rushing leader with 389 yards in two seasons, including 24 touchdowns. In 2004, his 21 rushing touchdowns tied for third-most in Arena Football League history, and he was awarded by being chosen to the league's All-Ironman