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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....

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.

Participation Trophies All Around!
Brian Beaudry,

Hey, there’s a surprise at the bottom of the chart this week, as Spokane’s performance against Arizona was aided with a net recovery and they didn’t actually score on a particularly high percentage of drives. New Orleans, however, went WAY outside their typical performance and hung points on the Storm on every single drive.¬ The top three teams all fell thanks to losses (or near-losses). Jacksonville and Orlando rose. And Los Angeles is officially in the top half of the league’s teams in terms of play right now. Unfortunately for them, they’re very unlikely to make the playoffs.

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 »

ArenaFan Power Ranking: Week 18
Mike Delrio,

Arena Football League Week 17 saw four teams lose to teams ranked below them in the ArenaFan Power Ranking, including Philadelphia and Arizona, and top-ranked San Jose forced to overtime before beating Portland. The upsets didn’t result in changes in the top four spots in this week’s ranking, but did lead to changes in the 5 -11 positions.

AFL Tonight - Episode 17: Fit To Be Tied Press Release

Tim Capper and Adam Markowitz are back with the 17th episode of AFL Tonight for the 2015 season. We discuss the Las Vegas-New Orleans cancellation and its ramifications, the newest member of the 500 Club and much more. Our interview this week is Tampa Bay Storm Play-by-Play man Darek Sharp.

Amos, Fontenette, and Reid earn weekly honors
AFL Press Release

Spokane Shock wide receiver Anthony Amos has been awarded Russell Athletic Offensive Player of the Week, while San Jose SaberCats defensive back Ken Fontenette has been awarded Riddell Defensive Player of the Week, and Jacksonville Sharks defensive back Greg Reid has been awarded J. Lewis Small Playmaker of the Week for Week 17 of the 2015 Arena Football League season.

San Jose SaberCats 1st Round Playoff Tickets on Sale Now
San Jose SaberCats Press Release

The San Jose SaberCats announced today that tickets for the 1st Round of the 2015 Arena Football League Playoffs are now available for purchase. The SaberCats will host either the #3 or #4 seed of the National Conference on Friday, August 14th kickoff is set for 7:30pm PDT.

At a Glance
Record Ovr Home Away
  15-1 7-1 8-0
Last Game Sat Jul 18
  Win POR 55-49
Next Game Fri Jul 31 10:30pm
  vs ARI  
Head Coach
Darren Arbet

With SaberCats: 183-82-0
Overall: 183-82-0

Complete Coaching Record
Date Opp Time (ET)
Jul 18   Portland W 55-49
Jul 31   Arizona 10:30pm
Aug 8 @ Los Angeles 10:00pm
Aug 14   TBA 10:30am
Complete Schedule
Pacific Division W L PF PA
San Jose15 1 945 595
Spokane6 10 754 878
Portland4 12 755 875
Complete Standings
DAMIEN BOREL DE - PLacing on League Suspension CHRIS MCALLISTER DE - Have Been Assigned
Complete Transactions
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