-Head Coach/General Manager Kevin Guy earned his 141st victory with Arizona, tying him with Danny White for most in franchise history.
-Hicks, the IFL’s reigning Offensive Player of the Week, finished 4-11 passing for 36 yards and 2 INTs. He was relieved by back-up Tyler Johnson in the 2nd quarter. Both were harassed by the Rattlers’ attacking front to the tune of five sacks; 2.5 from linebacker Justin Shirk.
-Monroe, the league’s touchdown leader and top rusher, was helped off the field in the 2nd quarter with an apparent leg injury.
-Arizona back-up quarterback Verlon Reed, the team’s week 1 starter, saw time in the 4th quarter. The former Offensive Rookie of the Year threw for 38 yards, 2TDs.
The Arizona Rattlers look to avenge their only loss of the season and secure home field advantage for the post-season when they welcome the Iowa Barnstormers to Talking Stick Resort Arena next Sunday. Kick-off is at 3pm.