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Head to Head
Coaching RecordsVs. TeamVs. Coach
Ron James (TAM)4-20-0
(JAX)0-00-0
Rankings Tampa Bay Storm Jacksonville Sharks
Off Passing Yds/Game 233--
Off Rushing Yds/Game 14--
Total Off Yds/Game 2470
Passing Yds Allowed/Game 263--
Avg. OL/DL Weight 3020
Avg. WR Height 6-10-0
Power Poll Ranking
Previous Meetings(Sharks lead series 13-4)
July 30, 2016Tampa Bay 35at Jacksonville 54
June 11, 2016Jacksonville 67at Tampa Bay 34
May 1, 2016Jacksonville 33at Tampa Bay 27
July 25, 2015Tampa Bay 16at Jacksonville 63
June 12, 2015Jacksonville 56at Tampa Bay 63
May 2, 2015Jacksonville 28at Tampa Bay 63
May 24, 2014Jacksonville 35at Tampa Bay 56
April 11, 2014Tampa Bay 41at Jacksonville 60
August 3, 2013Tampa Bay 62at Jacksonville 69
July 27, 2013Tampa Bay 44at Jacksonville 52
March 23, 2013Jacksonville 64at Tampa Bay 55
June 2, 2012Tampa Bay 61at Jacksonville 71
March 30, 2012Jacksonville 69at Tampa Bay 71
June 25, 2011Tampa Bay 41at Jacksonville 66
April 1, 2011Jacksonville 54at Tampa Bay 30
July 17, 2010Tampa Bay 47at Jacksonville 49
May 7, 2010Jacksonville 46at Tampa Bay 43
Game Preview Articles
Sharks Cap Incredible Comeback with 69-62 Win Over Storm
Jacksonville Sharks Press Release

The 2013 South Division Champion Jacksonville Sharks scored two touchdowns in the final eight seconds of Saturday’s first round playoff game against the Tampa Bay Storm, capping an epic comeback to seal a 69-62 victory in front of 7,899 on Sea Best Field at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena.

Storm season comes to an end, falls to the Sharks 62-69
Tampa Bay Storm Press Release

The Tampa Bay Storm (7-11, 0-1) was defeated by the number one seeded Jacksonville Sharks (12-6, 1-0) Saturday evening in front of a crowd of 7,899 fans at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena, by a score of 62-69. The game turned on a Derrick Summers fumble return which put the Sharks ahead with four seconds remaining.

Sharks advance to American Conference Championship Game
First Coast News

Fantastic finish has Sharks one victory away from ArenaBowl
Florida Times-Union

Sharks Send Storm Out of Playoffs 69-62
Dan Ryan, ArenaFan.com

As jubilant as a locker room can be after a 21-point come-from-behind victory, Jacksonville Sharks quarterback Bernard Morris asked a simple question that none of his teammates could answer simply. “Fellas. Fellas. Why does it have to be so hard?” Morris pondered after Jacksonville survived this 69-62 instant classic with Tampa Bay in the American Conference semifinal Saturday.

Storm lose to Jacksonville, eliminated from playoffs
Tampabay.com

Playoff Preview: Sharks and Storm square off on Saturday
Jacksonville Sharks Press Release

The 2013 South Division Champion Jacksonville Sharks’ road to ArenaBowl XXVI begins on Saturday, as the team hosts the No. 4 seed Tampa Bay Storm. Kickoff on Sea Best Field at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena is set for 7:00 p.m.

Sharks Hope To Take Third Bite Out of Tampa Bay This Season
Adam Markowitz, ArenaFan.com

The 2013 Tampa Bay Storm are making some history, and it's not the type of history that they would like to be making. Going just 7-11 marked the worst season in franchise history, and a loss in this game to finish up at 7-12 would not only be the most losses that the team has ever suffered, but it would be the worst winning percentage that the team has ever had as well.

AFL playoff preview: Storm at Jacksonville
Tampabay.com

How son of a player sparks the Sharks
Florida Times-Union

Storm heads back to Jacksonville for first round matchup
Tampa Bay Storm Press Release

A rematch of South Division rivals Tampa Bay Storm and Jacksonville Sharks is set for Saturday, August 3 in the first round of the 2013 Arena Football League playoffs. This is the Storm’s first appearance in the AFL playoffs since the team made a run to ArenaBowl XXIII in 2010.

Sharks to Red-Out Sea Best Field
Jacksonville Sharks Press Release

The 2013 South Division Champion Jacksonville Sharks announced Monday that the team will “Red Out” Sea Best Field for the 2013 postseason, beginning with the team’s opening-round playoff game against the Tampa Bay Storm.

Sharks Clinch Top Seed in American Conference
Jacksonville Sharks Press Release

Due to the Philadelphia Soul’s 42-28 loss to the San Antonio Talons, the 2013 South Division Champion Jacksonville Sharks will enter the 2013 postseason as the No. 1 seed in the American Conference, the team and Arena Football League announced Saturday.

Storm Set For First Round Rematch
Tampa Bay Storm Press Release

The fourth seeded Tampa Bay Storm will face the number one seed Jacksonville Sharks in the first round of the 2013 Arena Football League playoffs on Saturday, August 3.

Sharks Playoff Tickets Now On Sale
Jacksonville Sharks Press Release

The 2013 South Division Champion Jacksonville Sharks announced Tuesday that playoff tickets are now on sale, starting as low as $13 per seat. As division champions, the Sharks are guaranteed to host a first-round playoff game at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 3, with a potential American Conference Championship game set for 7:00 p.m. Saturday, August 10.

Sharks Clinch Fourth Straight South Division Title
Jacksonville Sharks Press Release

With the Tampa Bay Storm’s loss to the Spokane Shock, the Jacksonville Sharks have clinched the 2013 South Division title, the Sharks and the Arena Football League announced Saturday. Jacksonville has now won a division crown in each of the franchise’s first four seasons in the AFL, a feat unmatched in league history.