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Rankings San Jose SaberCats Arizona Rattlers
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Previous Meetings(SaberCats lead series 26-22)
August 22, 2015Arizona 67at San Jose 70
July 31, 2015Arizona 29at San Jose 56
May 2, 2015San Jose 56at Arizona 34
August 10, 2014San Jose 56at Arizona 72
June 27, 2014Arizona 33at San Jose 62
May 31, 2014San Jose 42at Arizona 51
April 12, 2014Arizona 57at San Jose 51
August 4, 2013San Jose 49at Arizona 59
June 22, 2013Arizona 42at San Jose 72
April 6, 2013San Jose 47at Arizona 73
July 28, 2012San Jose 48at Arizona 51
May 5, 2012San Jose 77at Arizona 70
March 10, 2012Arizona 70at San Jose 71
June 18, 2011San Jose 57at Arizona 64
May 7, 2011Arizona 65at San Jose 43
May 9, 2008San Jose 63at Arizona 42
March 15, 2008Arizona 43at San Jose 63
June 16, 2007Arizona 26at San Jose 66
May 5, 2007San Jose 56at Arizona 49
May 27, 2006Arizona 48at San Jose 62
April 2, 2006Arizona 49at San Jose 61
February 12, 2006San Jose 58at Arizona 50
May 14, 2005San Jose 44at Arizona 54
April 3, 2005Arizona 27at San Jose 48
June 27, 2004San Jose 69at Arizona 62
May 30, 2004Arizona 50at San Jose 43
May 9, 2004San Jose 41at Arizona 58
June 8, 2003Arizona 66at San Jose 49
March 23, 2003Arizona 58at San Jose 59
February 2, 2003San Jose 49at Arizona 28
August 18, 2002Arizona 14at San Jose 52
July 12, 2002San Jose 52at Arizona 59
April 20, 2002Arizona 51at San Jose 52
August 4, 2001Arizona 49at San Jose 68
July 6, 2001San Jose 73at Arizona 63
April 21, 2001Arizona 37at San Jose 48
June 1, 2000San Jose 55at Arizona 34
April 29, 2000Arizona 51at San Jose 42
June 12, 1999San Jose 37at Arizona 75
May 15, 1999Arizona 50at San Jose 54
June 6, 1998San Jose 26at Arizona 48
May 9, 1998Arizona 62at San Jose 43
June 9, 1997Arizona 59at San Jose 22
May 24, 1997San Jose 50at Arizona 59
August 2, 1996Arizona 29at San Jose 30
May 4, 1996San Jose 59at Arizona 61
August 6, 1995Arizona 41at San Jose 40
May 12, 1995Arizona 43at San Jose 37
Game Preview Articles
Arizona Rattlers tops rival San Jose to advance to National Conference Final
Tucson Citizen

Rattlers hold off San Jose, advance to National Conference Championship
Arizona Sports

The Iron Unkind: SaberCats Bow Out In Old School Classic Versus Rival Rattlers
Adam Markowitz, ArenaFan.com

There was a ton of offense. There was a little bit of defense. There was some Ironman football. And there was that crazy bounce that can only happen in the Arena Football League. Yes, old school arena football might have died years ago, but on Sunday night, two of the best in the history of the game put in an old school fight, as the Arizona Rattlers knocked off the San Jose SaberCats 59-49.

SaberCats Fall 59-49 to Rattlers in Close One in the Desert
San Jose SaberCats Press Release

The San Jose SaberCats (13-6) fell in a closely contested battle with the top seeded Arizona Rattlers (16-3) 59-49 at the US Airways Center in Phoenix on Sunday night. SaberCats quarterback Russ Michna completed 20-of-36 passes for 238 yards with five total touchdowns (four passing) and one interception. Arizona now hosts the Spokane Shock in the National Conference Championship Game on Saturday, Aug. 10 with a trip to ArenaBowl XXVI in Orlando on the line.

San Jose SaberCats lose to Arizona Rattlers in AFL playoffs
San Jose Mercury News

Adam Markowitz Interview on 1060 AM Phoenix

San Jose SaberCats face defending Arena Bowl champions to open playoffs
San Jose Mercury News

Stacked SaberCats, Rattlers Ready To Rumble
Adam Markowitz, ArenaFan.com

Forty times, the San Jose SaberCats and the Arizona Rattlers have met in their illustrious histories. Six times they have met in the playoffs. There are 12 ArenaBowl appearances and seven championships between the clubs, and there were 28 wins between the two this year. On Sunday, one will advance to the National Conference Finals to take on the Spokane Shock.

Rattlers get ready for another ArenaBowl playoff run
AZFamily

SaberCats Playoff Game in Arizona to be Televised on CSN Bay Area on Sunday, Aug. 4
San Jose SaberCats Press Release

The SaberCats (13-5) announced today that their National Conference Semi-final game on Sunday, Aug. 4 against the Arizona Rattlers (15-3) will be televised live on Comcast SportsNet Bay Area. San Jose will battle the West Division champion Rattlers at the US Airways Center in Phoenix on Sunday, Aug. 4 at 5:00 p.m. PT and the game is also available live on KNBR 1050.

SaberCats host Arena Bowl champion Arizona
San Jose Mercury News