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SaberCats Ultimately Triumph In 55-49 OT Thriller Over Portland

(7/19) Saturday night’s Pacific Division matchup between the San Jose SaberCats and the Portland Thunder may not have appeared to be the most attractive matchup on paper. But with a 20-point comeback, a record-setting performance, huge momentum shifts in the final minutes of the fourth quarter, and a thrilling overtime period that came down to the five-yard line, all with playoff implications on the line, it turned out to be possibly the classic of the week....

AFL Quickplay Week 19—The End is Near!
Andrew Nordmeier,

Last week was one of the most unusual weeks in the history of the Arena Football League. One third of the teams were scheduled to be out on a bye when the league also cancelled the Las Vegas-New Orleans game and declared it a tie. It made for a bizarre week in Quickplay where successful teams had to put two players from the East Division into their lineups despite the fact none of them played in Week 18.

AFL Tonight - Episode 18: Do You Smell... Press Release

Tim Capper and Adam Markowitz are back with the 18th episode of AFL Tonight for the 2015 season. We discuss the aftermath of the Outlaws-VooDoo cancellation, playoff race, Tampa Bay rant and much more. Our interview this week is AFL Commissioner Scott Butera.

ArenaFan Exclusive Interview: AFL Commissioner Scott Butera
Adam Markowitz,

Prior to Week 18's games, ArenaFan's Adam Markowitz had the opportunity to sit down and speak with Arena Football League Commissioner Scott Butera.

Rankings and Predictions: The Home Stretch
Brian Beaudry,

The Sharks savaged Tampa Bay and moved to the grownups table this week, entering just 0.02 points behind Philadelphia in the latest weighted rankings. Arizona also saw a nice uptick, and the Shock didn’t go up much, but jumped from 12th to ninth in the rankings.

San Jose SaberCats vs Arizona Rattlers Game Preview
San Jose SaberCats Press Release

(SAN JOSE) - The San Jose SaberCats (15-1) will host National Conference rivals, the Arizona Rattlers (13-3) on Friday, July 31st; kickoff is set for 7:30pm PDT and the game will be on CBS Sports Network as well as 1220AM KDOW.

ArenaFan Power Ranking: Week 19
Mike Delrio,

Despite a light schedule in Week 18 of the Arena Football League schedule, the postseason lineup came into sharper focus with Jacksonville locking up an appearance in the American Conference while Spokane doing the same in the National Conference.

Grady, Sykes and Glasper earn weekly honors
AFL Press Release

Jacksonville Sharks quarterback Tommy Grady has been awarded Russell Athletic Offensive Player of the Week, while Sharks defensive end Joe Sykes has been awarded Riddell Defensive Player of the Week, and Arizona Rattlers Mac linebacker Tyre Glasper has been awarded J. Lewis Small Playmaker of the Week for Week 18 of the 2015 Arena Football League season.

Portland Thunder drop heartbreaker in Spokane, fall 42-40 to Shock ... tying the AFL single-season kick return touchdown record, but that wasn't enough to overcome a scoreless third quarter as Portland narrowly fell to the Spokane Shock, 42-40, in front of 8,357 at the Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena Saturday evening.and more »

At a Glance
Record Ovr Home Away
  16-1 8-1 8-0
Last Game Fri Jul 31
  Win ARI 56-29
Next Game Sat Aug 8 10:00pm
  @ LAK  
Head Coach
Darren Arbet

With SaberCats: 184-82-0
Overall: 184-82-0

Complete Coaching Record
Date Opp Time (ET)
Jul 18   Portland W 55-49
Jul 31   Arizona W 56-29
Aug 8 @ Los Angeles 10:00pm
Aug 14   TBA 10:30pm
Complete Schedule
Pacific Division W L PF PA
San Jose16 1 1001 624
Spokane6 10 754 878
Portland4 12 755 875
Complete Standings
CHRIS MCALLISTER DE - Placing on Inactive Reserve CORNELIUS DIXON OL - Placing on Inactive Reserve ANTONIO NARCISSE C - Have Been Assigned DJ STEPHENS WR - Activating from Inactive Reserve ODIE ARMSTRONG FB - Activating from Inactive Reserve
Complete Transactions
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