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Taking it Back: The Return of Duane Brooks

(6/16) Duane Brooks is on a path to making history after he was placed on recallable reassignment earlier this season. There are a few obstacles in his way. One is the fact that one of his return touchdowns seems not to count because as he was putting it forward into the end zone, it popped out of his hands and he caught it again in the end zone, so it’s ruled as a fumble recovery for a touchdown rather than a kick return touchdown....

ArenaFan Power Ranking: Week 14
Mike Delrio,

Jacksonville and Tamps Bay trade spots in this week’s ArenaFan Power Ranking after the Sharks beat Cleveland by 33-points to move to No. 5 and the Storm lose to Philadelphia by 22 to fall to No. 6. San Jose, Philadelphia, Arizona and Orlando continue to hold the Top Four spots after picking up wins in Week 14 action.

Grady, Robinson, and Jackson earn weekly honors
AFL Press Release

Jacksonville Sharks quarterback Tommy Grady has been awarded Russell Athletic Offensive Player of the Week, while Philadelphia Soul defensive end Bryan Robinson has been awarded Riddell Defensive Player of the Week, and Jacksonville Sharks Jack linebacker Alvin Ray Jackson has been awarded J. Lewis Small Playmaker of the Week for Week 14 of the 2015 Arena Football League season.

Thunder Announce “Christmas in July” Theme Night
Portland Thunder Press Release

The Portland Thunder are set to host their inaugural “Christmas in July” night, presented by Aaron’s, when they face the Jacksonville Sharks on Saturday, July 11, at Moda Center. Kickoff is set for 7:00PM.

Thunder's Perry quietly steps up his game
Portland Tribune

AFL, CBS Sports Network to flex Week 17 matchup
AFL Press Release

The Arena Football League and CBS Sports Network have announced that the Week 17 "Arena Football on CBS Sports Network" matchup will now feature the Cleveland Gladiators (7-7) hosting the Orlando Predators (8-6) in a rematch of last year’s American Conference Championship Game at 6:00 p.m. ET on July 18. The originally scheduled contest between the Las Vegas Outlaws and LA KISS will now air on ESPN3 at 10:00 p.m. ET.

Thunder drops heartbreaker on last play, falls to Las Vegas 48-46
Portland Thunder Press Release

Thunder fullback John Martinez had a career game, scoring four rushing touchdowns on the afternoon, but it wasn’t enough to prevent a last second, one yard touchdown run by Las Vegas back-up QB Dennis Havrilla from breaking Portland’s hearts, as the Outlaws stole the victory 48-46 as time expired at the Thomas and Mack Center on the campus of UNLV.

Life goes on for Thunder coach Mike Hohensee
Portland Tribune

AFL Quickplay Week 14-It All Looks the Same
Andrew Nordmeier,

Last week in the AFL we only had five games as Jacksonville and New Orleans were on the bye. After taking a look back through the box scores, a thought hit me. I wanted to compare the stat lines of every person who caught a pass last week. Having the data from ten teams would certainly be enough to work with and it validated what I was thinking. More on that in a minute.

At a Glance
Record Ovr Home Away
  3-10 3-4 0-6
Last Game Sun Jun 28
  Loss @LVO 46-48
Next Game Sat Jul 11 10:00pm
  vs JAX  
Head Coach
Mike Hohensee

With Thunder: 3-10-0
Overall: 168-169-0

Complete Coaching Record
Date Opp Time (ET)
Jun 21   Spokane L 54-69
Jun 28 @ Las Vegas L 46-48
Jul 11   Jacksonville 10:00pm
Jul 18 @ San Jose 10:30pm
Jul 25 @ Spokane 10:00pm
Complete Schedule
Pacific Division W L PF PA
San Jose13 1 834 511
Spokane4 9 632 759
Portland3 10 594 730
Complete Standings
JORDAN MUDGE OL - Placing on Inactive Reserve DEXTER DAVIS JLB - Activating from Inactive Reserve
Complete Transactions
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