AFL's Inside the Numbers: Week 12
A look at Week 12's potential milestones and superlatives
Brigade Host Valor Friday in First Matchup Since Week 1
The Baltimore Brigade and Washington Valor face off on Fri., June 23 at 7 p.m. at Royal Farms Arena, marking the teams’ second matchup of the season and first in Baltimore. The Valor are coming off a bye week while the Brigade look to rebound from their 59-48 Week-11 loss to the Cleveland Gladiators. The Valor won the teams’ Week 1 matchup, 51-38, at Verizon Center.
Take That To The Bank
Around the time he was nine years old, Philadelphia Soul wide receiver Darius Reynolds got the nickname “Money.” He recalls, “It kind of happened with my brothers and I shooting basketball. One day I was making my shots consistently, so my brothers would keep saying “money” every time I shot the ball and from that day, it just kind of stuck with me as my name.”
AFL Awards Week 11 Players of the Week
The Arena Football League has announced that Philadelphia Soul wide receiver Darius Reynolds and Cleveland Gladiators defensive back Kenny Veal have been named the offensive and defensive players of the week for Week 11, respectively.
Off the Net: Return to Week 11
A look at Week 11 stats and superlatives
Storm Falls in Philadelphia, 62-41
The Tampa Bay Storm (7-2) were defeated by the Philadelphia Soul (9-0) by a score of 62-41 in front of 9,081 fans at Wells Fargo Center.
Soul Offense Dominates Storm, 62-41
The Philadelphia Soul (9-0) defeated the Tampa Bay Storm (7-2), with the final score 62-41 in front of 9,081 fans at the Wells Fargo Center on Saturday night.
Mykel Benson Becomes 5th to Rush for 100 Touchdowns
Mykel Benson has had a few stops in his Arena Football League career. The Philadelphia Soul mark the sixth team in his six-year AFL career. But no matter where he has gone, Benson has been a tremendous producer on the ground. With his second touchdown of the game in Week 11 of the season, Benson became the fifth man in AFL history to reach 100 career rushing touchdowns.
AFL Game Status Report (Week 11): Storm at Soul
The following is the Active Player Game Status Report for Saturday, June 17, 2017. This report only refers to players on the active roster and their level of participation for today’s game
Gladiators best Baltimore 59-48, leap into third place in AFL standings
The Arena Football League’s Cleveland Gladiators, proudly presented by Unique Home Solutions, defeated the Baltimore Brigade in Week 11 at The Q on Friday by a final score of 59-48. With the win, Cleveland improved to 3-7 overall this season and currently sits alone in third place in the AFL standings.
Brigade Fall to Gladiators 59-48 in Cleveland
The Baltimore Brigade (2-6) dropped a 59-48 decision to the Cleveland Gladiators (3-7) Friday night at Quicken Loans Arena. Despite a career-high seven touchdowns from QB Shane Carden, the Brigade were unable to overcome the performance of Cleveland QB Arvell Nelson, who accounted for nine total touchdowns and took home the game’s MVP award.
AFL Game Status Report (Week 11): Brigade at Gladiators
The following is the Active Player Game Status Report for Friday, June 16, 2017. This report only refers to players on the active roster and their level of participation for today’s game
Week 11 AFL Matchups: Action Packed Weekend in the AFL Begins Tonight; Brigade Visit Gladiators, Streaking Storm and Soul Collide on Saturday
The Tampa Bay Storm (7-1) and Philadelphia Soul (8-0) are on a collision course that meets on Saturday, June 17 at 7:00 p.m. ET at Wells Fargo Center on CBS Sports Network.
AFL's Inside the Numbers: Week 11
A look at Week 11's potential milestones and superlatives
Brigade Look For Third-Straight Win Over Cleveland This Friday
The Brigade are on the road this weekend, taking on the Cleveland Gladiators on Fri., June 16 at 7 p.m. at Quicken Loans Arena. Baltimore is coming off its third bye week of the season while Cleveland is looking to bounce back from a 59-49 loss to the league-leading Philadelphia Soul.
En Route to Rookie of the Year
Last week, the AFL insiders made their midseason award picks. The only unanimous selection was Shane Carden for the Rookie of the Year. In his first season out of East Carolina, Carden has emerged as a star for the Baltimore Brigade.
Streaking Storm Heads To Philadelphia For Week 11 Showdown
The Tampa Bay Storm (7-1) heads to the City of Brotherly Love to take on the Philadelphia Soul (8-0) this Saturday, June 17th at Wells Fargo Center. A win for Tampa Bay, combined with a Baltimore Brigade loss, will clinch a first round postseason home game for the Storm; its first home postseason game since the 2010 season. The game will be broadcast live on CBS Sports Network. Kickoff is set for 7:00 p.m. ET.
Soul Welcome All-Arena Wide Receiver
The 2016 ArenaBowl Champion Philadelphia Soul announced that WR Larry Beavers (5’11, 175, Wesley College) has joined the 2017 roster. This will be Beavers’ sixth season in the Arena Football League and first with the Soul.