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Philadelphia Soul win ArenaBowl XXX 44-40
Joe Kauffman, ArenaFan.com

The Philadelphia Soul are champions of Arena Football League for the second consecutive season. The game was close for three quarters, but the Soul turned up the defense with a safety and an interception in the fourth quarter to pull away to a 44-40 victory in ArenaBowl XXX.

Soul Snare Second Straight Foster Trophy in ArenaBowl XXX
AFL Press Release

The Detroit Drive. The Arizona Rattlers. And now, the Philadelphia Soul. Philadelphia has etched its name in Arena Football League history by becoming the third team to win the ArenaBowl in back-to-back years after knocking off the Tampa Bay Storm 44-40 with 13,648 fans in attendance at the Wells Fargo Center to win ArenaBowl XXX

Storm lose ArenaBowl XXX As Soul Complete Comeback
Connor Akeman, ArenaFan.com

After pulling off the second greatest statistical turnaround of any regular season in AFL history, the Tampa Bay Storm found themselves winning a home playoff game for first the first time since 2010 and clinching a trip to their first ArenaBowl since that same season.

Tampa Bay's Hippeard Named Most Valuable Player
AFL Press Release

The Arena Football League has announced that Tampa Bay Storm quarterback Randy Hippeard has been named 2017 Most Valuable Player. This marks the first time Hippeard has been honored with the AFL's most prestigious individual honor and is the first time a Storm player to be honored with the MVP distinction since Jay Gruden in 1992.



Tampa Bay's James Named Marcum-Moss Head Coach of the Year
AFL Press Release

The Arena Football League has announced that Tampa Bay Storm head coach Ron James has been named 2017 Marcum-Moss Head Coach of the Year. This is James' second time being honored as the top coach in the AFL after being awarded the distinction in 2012 with the Utah Blaze.

Arena Football League Announces William Hill as Official Sports Book of ArenaBowl XXX
AFL Press Release

The Arena Football League is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement with William Hill, Americaís leading Sports Book operator, to become the official Sports Book of ArenaBowl XXX.

AFL Tonight - Episode 20: "The One Before the Big One"
ArenaFan.com Press Release

Tim Capper and Jim Robinson return with Episode 20 of AFL Tonight for the 2017 season. ArenaBowl pre-preview, Year Ending Awards so far, fan questions and much more.

Baltimore's Carden Named Rookie of the Year
AFL Press Release

The Arena Football League has announced that Baltimore Brigade quarterback Shane Carden has been named 2017 AFL Rookie of the Year. After a season that saw Carden among the top quarterbacks in the league, he becomes the first Rookie of the Year on an expansion team since 2001.



ArenaBowl XXX Broadcast Crews Announced
AFL Press Release

The Arena Football League has announced the broadcast crews that will be calling the exciting action of ArenaBowl XXX.

Philadelphia's Hollis Named Defensive Back of the Year
AFL Press Release

The Arena Football League has announced that Philadelphia Soul defensive back Dwayne Hollis has been named 2017 AFL Defensive Back of the Year. A Soul defensive back has now won the award in back-to-back seasons and three of six years the award has been presented.

Tampa Bay's Hills Named Wide Receiver of the Year
AFL Press Release

The Arena Football League has announced that Tampa Bay Storm wide receiver Joe Hills has been named 2017 AFL Wide Receiver of the Year. Hills becomes the first-player to be recognized in back-to-back years and first receiver to be named to the award twice.

AFL Announces All-Arena First and Second Teams
AFL Press Release

The Arena Football League has announced the 2017 All-Arena First and Second Teams. Of the 36 players named, 18 earn their way on to a 2017 All-Arena Team for the first-time in their career.



Baltimore's Smith Named Defensive Lineman of the Year
AFL Press Release

The Arena Football League has announced that Baltimore Brigade lineman Khreem Smith has been named 2017 AFL Defensive Lineman of the Year. Smith becomes the first-ever honoree to win this award on the first-year of an expansion team.

Philadelphia's Tribue Named Offensive Lineman of the Year
AFL Press Release

The Arena Football League has announced that Philadelphia Soul lineman Wayne Tribue has been named 2017 AFL Offensive Lineman of the Year.

Tampa Bay's Ings Named Playmaker of the Year
AFL Press Release

The Arena Football League has announced that Tampa Bay Storm wide receiver and kick returner Kendrick Ings has been named 2017 AFL Playmaker of the Year. Explosive on the field, he led the AFL with 2,219 all-purpose yards and finished with 26 total touchdowns, including four touchdowns by kick return.

AFL Tonight - Episode 19: "Tickets Punched"
ArenaFan.com Press Release

Tim Capper and Jim Robinson return with Episode 19 of AFL Tonight for the 2017 season. Semifinals review, Good, Bad and the Ugly, players of the week and much more.

Philadelphia's Trevino Named Kicker of the Year
AFL Press Release

The Arena Football League has announced that Philadelphia Soul kicker Adrian Trevino has been named 2017 AFL Kicker of the Year. This marks the third consecutive year that a Philadelphia Soul place kicker has been named with the award.

Storm Roll By Gladiators To Clinch Spot In ArenaBowl XXX
Connor Akeman, ArenaFan.com

For a remarkable 10th time in franchise history, the Tampa Bay Storm will be playing for an Arena Football League Championship. With a 73-59 win over the Cleveland Gladiators on Monday night at Amalie Arena in a playoff semi-final matchup, the Storm will move on to face the Philadelphia Soul in ArenaBowl XXX on August 26th.

Tampa Bay Defeats Cleveland, 73-59, Heads To ArenaBowl XXX
Tampa Bay Storm Press Release

The Tampa Bay Storm (10-4, 1-0) are headed to the ArenaBowl for the 10th time in franchise history after knocking off the Cleveland Gladiators (5-9, 0-1), 73-59, in front of 9,621 fans at AMALIE Arena on Monday evening.

6abc to Broadcast ArenaBowl XXX Live
Philadelphia Soul Press Release

With the Soulís 69-54 victory over the Baltimore Brigade on Saturday, the team will host ArenaBowl XXX on Saturday, August 26 at 7 p.m. at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, PA. The game will be broadcast live on 6abc, Twitter and 97.5 The Fanatic.

At a Glance
Record Ovr Home Away
  10-4 6-1 4-3
Last Game Sat Aug 26
  Loss @PHI 40-44
Next Game None scheduled
       
Head Coach
Ron James

With Storm: 11-5-0
Overall: 72-73-0

Complete Coaching Record
Schedule
Date Opp Time (ET)
Jul 22   Cleveland W 57-27
Aug 5 @ Philadelphia L 28-41
Aug 14   Cleveland W 73-59
Aug 26 @ Philadelphia L 40-44
Complete Schedule
Standings
Conference W L PF PA
Philadelphia13 1 817 590
Tampa Bay10 4 710 662
Cleveland5 9 696 715
Baltimore4 10 623 755
Washington3 11 571 695
Complete Standings
Transactions
JAMES GORDON DL - Traded to Washington Valor FUTURE CONSIDERATIONS - Traded from Washington Valor
Complete Transactions
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