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Published: March 18, 2019 at 12:05 p.m.
Updated: March 25, 2019 at 12:42 a.m.

Best of the Alliance of American Football

The Alliance of American Football season has begun! Check out the best moments and plays from the game.

78 Photos Total

  • Memphis Express wide receiver Reece Horn reacts scoring the game-tying touchdown during a Birmingham Iron at Memphis Express AAF football game, Sunday, March 24, 2019, at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium in Memphis, Tenn. against the Memphis won in overtime 31-25. 78

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    Reece Horn

    Memphis Express wide receiver Reece Horn reacts scoring the game-tying touchdown during a Birmingham Iron at Memphis Express AAF football game, Sunday, March 24, 2019, at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium in Memphis, Tenn. against the Memphis won in overtime 31-25.

  • Birmingham Iron running back Trent Richardson (33) scores on a 2-point conversion during a Birmingham Iron at Memphis Express AAF football game, Sunday, March 24, 2019, at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium in Memphis, Tenn. 77

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    Trent Richardson

    Birmingham Iron running back Trent Richardson (33) scores on a 2-point conversion during a Birmingham Iron at Memphis Express AAF football game, Sunday, March 24, 2019, at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium in Memphis, Tenn.

  • Memphis Express defensive end Cory Crawford (90) celebrates making a tackle during a Birmingham Iron at Memphis Express AAF football game, Sunday, March 24, 2019, at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium in Memphis, Tenn. against the Memphis won in overtime 31-25. 76

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    Cory Crawford

    Memphis Express defensive end Cory Crawford (90) celebrates making a tackle during a Birmingham Iron at Memphis Express AAF football game, Sunday, March 24, 2019, at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium in Memphis, Tenn. against the Memphis won in overtime 31-25.

  • Birmingham Iron wide receiver Jamal Robinson (18) catches a pass during a Birmingham Iron at Memphis Express AAF football game, Sunday, March 24, 2019, at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium in Memphis, Tenn. 75

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    Jamal Robinson

    Birmingham Iron wide receiver Jamal Robinson (18) catches a pass during a Birmingham Iron at Memphis Express AAF football game, Sunday, March 24, 2019, at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium in Memphis, Tenn.

  • Memphis Express quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) runs for yardage during a Birmingham Iron at Memphis Express AAF football game, Sunday, March 24, 2019, at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium in Memphis, Tenn. 74

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    Johnny Manziel

    Memphis Express quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) runs for yardage during a Birmingham Iron at Memphis Express AAF football game, Sunday, March 24, 2019, at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium in Memphis, Tenn.

  • Birmingham Iron kicker Nick Novak (9) gets hoisted up by Birmingham Iron offensive tackle Brandon Greene (60) and Birmingham Iron tight end Colin Thompson (85) after kicking the game winning field goal to end the game in the second period during a Birmingham Iron at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Sunday, March 17, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego. 73

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    Nick Novak

    Birmingham Iron kicker Nick Novak (9) gets hoisted up by Birmingham Iron offensive tackle Brandon Greene (60) and Birmingham Iron tight end Colin Thompson (85) after kicking the game winning field goal to end the game in the second period during a Birmingham Iron at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Sunday, March 17, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego.

  • San Diego Fleet tight end Ben Johnson (88) celebrates after his touchdown with San Diego Fleet tight end Marcus Baugh (85) and San Diego Fleet running back Terrell Watson (39) in the first half during a Birmingham Iron at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Sunday, March 17, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego. 72

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    Ben Johnson

    San Diego Fleet tight end Ben Johnson (88) celebrates after his touchdown with San Diego Fleet tight end Marcus Baugh (85) and San Diego Fleet running back Terrell Watson (39) in the first half during a Birmingham Iron at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Sunday, March 17, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego.

  • Birmingham Iron running back Trent Richardson (33) rushes for minimal yardage as he is stopped by San Diego Fleet safety Jordan Martin (22) in the first half during a Birmingham Iron at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Sunday, March 17, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego. 71

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    Trent Richardson

    Birmingham Iron running back Trent Richardson (33) rushes for minimal yardage as he is stopped by San Diego Fleet safety Jordan Martin (22) in the first half during a Birmingham Iron at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Sunday, March 17, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego.

  • San Diego Fleet tight end Gavin Escobar (89) makes a critical first down catch on fourth and long over Birmingham Iron defensive back Max Redfield (20) late in the second half during a Birmingham Iron at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Sunday, March 17, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego. 70

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    Gavin Escobar

    San Diego Fleet tight end Gavin Escobar (89) makes a critical first down catch on fourth and long over Birmingham Iron defensive back Max Redfield (20) late in the second half during a Birmingham Iron at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Sunday, March 17, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego.

  • Atlanta Legends wide receiver Montay Crockett (13) makes a move against San Antonio Commanders defensive back Jordan Thomas (23) in the second half at Georgia State Stadium on Sunday, March 17, 2019. 69

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    Montay Crockett

    Atlanta Legends wide receiver Montay Crockett (13) makes a move against San Antonio Commanders defensive back Jordan Thomas (23) in the second half at Georgia State Stadium on Sunday, March 17, 2019.

  • San Antonio Commanders wide receiver Greg Ward Jr. (84) returns a punt for a touchdown in the first half against the Atlanta Legends at Georgia State Stadium on Sunday, March 17, 2019. 68

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    Greg Ward Jr.

    San Antonio Commanders wide receiver Greg Ward Jr. (84) returns a punt for a touchdown in the first half against the Atlanta Legends at Georgia State Stadium on Sunday, March 17, 2019.

  • Atlanta Legends running back Brandon Radcliff (39) is tackled by San Antonio Commanders linebacker Nick Temple (55) and linebacker Joel Lanning (57) in the second half at Georgia State Stadium on Sunday, March 17, 2019. 67

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    Brandon Radcliff

    Atlanta Legends running back Brandon Radcliff (39) is tackled by San Antonio Commanders linebacker Nick Temple (55) and linebacker Joel Lanning (57) in the second half at Georgia State Stadium on Sunday, March 17, 2019.

  • San Antonio Commanders tight end Evan Rodriguez (88) celebrates his touchdown catch in the first half against the Atlanta Legends at Georgia State Stadium on Sunday, March 17, 2019. 66

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    Evan Rodriguez

    San Antonio Commanders tight end Evan Rodriguez (88) celebrates his touchdown catch in the first half against the Atlanta Legends at Georgia State Stadium on Sunday, March 17, 2019.

  • Atlanta Legends quarterback Aaron Murray (11) is sacked by San Antonio Commanders linebacker Jayrone Elliott (52) in the first half at Georgia State Stadium on Sunday, March 17, 2019. 65

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    Aaron Murray

    Atlanta Legends quarterback Aaron Murray (11) is sacked by San Antonio Commanders linebacker Jayrone Elliott (52) in the first half at Georgia State Stadium on Sunday, March 17, 2019.

  • Arizona Hotshots running back Jhurell Pressley (26) celebrates after scoring a touchdown on a 9-yard pass during the first half of an AAF football game against the Orlando Apollos Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Orlando, Fla. 64

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    Jhurell Pressley

    Arizona Hotshots running back Jhurell Pressley (26) celebrates after scoring a touchdown on a 9-yard pass during the first half of an AAF football game against the Orlando Apollos Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Orlando, Fla.

  • Orlando Apollos receiver Jalin Marshall (17) scores a touchdown in front of Arizona Hotshots defensive back Dexter McDougle (28) on a 17-yard pass reception during the second half of an AAF football game Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Orlando, Fla. 63

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    Jalin Marshall, Dexter McDougle

    Orlando Apollos receiver Jalin Marshall (17) scores a touchdown in front of Arizona Hotshots defensive back Dexter McDougle (28) on a 17-yard pass reception during the second half of an AAF football game Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Orlando, Fla.

  • Arizona Hotshots defensive back SaQwan Edwards (31) breaks up a pass intended for Orlando Apollos receiver Chris Thompson (14) in the end zone during the second half of an AAF football game Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Orlando, Fla. 62

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    SaQwan Edwards, Chris Thompson

    Arizona Hotshots defensive back SaQwan Edwards (31) breaks up a pass intended for Orlando Apollos receiver Chris Thompson (14) in the end zone during the second half of an AAF football game Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Orlando, Fla.

  • Arizona Hotshots defensive end Rykeem Yates (92) forces a fumble by Orlando Apollos quarterback Garrett Gilbert (3) during the second half of an AAF football game Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Orlando, Fla. 61

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    Rykeem Yates, Garrett Gilbert

    Arizona Hotshots defensive end Rykeem Yates (92) forces a fumble by Orlando Apollos quarterback Garrett Gilbert (3) during the second half of an AAF football game Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Orlando, Fla.

  • Arizona Hotshots running back Jhurell Pressley (26) dives over the goal line in front of Orlando Apollos defensive back Keith Reaser (29) during the first half of an AAF football game Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Orlando, Fla. The touchdown was negated by an offensive penalty. 60

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    Jhurell Pressley

    Arizona Hotshots running back Jhurell Pressley (26) dives over the goal line in front of Orlando Apollos defensive back Keith Reaser (29) during the first half of an AAF football game Saturday, March 16, 2019, in Orlando, Fla. The touchdown was negated by an offensive penalty.

  • San Antonio Commanders tight end Stehly Reden (89) celebrates after scoring a touchdown against the Arizona Hotshots in the first half during an AAF football game, Sunday, March 10, 2019, at Sun Devil Stadium in Phoenix. 59

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    Stehly Reden

    San Antonio Commanders tight end Stehly Reden (89) celebrates after scoring a touchdown against the Arizona Hotshots in the first half during an AAF football game, Sunday, March 10, 2019, at Sun Devil Stadium in Phoenix.

  • Arizona Hotshots wide receiver Rashad Ross (15) catches a touchdown pass while being defended by San Antonio Commanders defensive back De'Vante Bausby (41) in the second half during an AAF football game, Sunday, March 10, 2019, at Sun Devil Stadium in Phoenix. San Antonio defeated Arizona 29-25. 58

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    Rashad Ross

    Arizona Hotshots wide receiver Rashad Ross (15) catches a touchdown pass while being defended by San Antonio Commanders defensive back De'Vante Bausby (41) in the second half during an AAF football game, Sunday, March 10, 2019, at Sun Devil Stadium in Phoenix. San Antonio defeated Arizona 29-25.

  • Arizona Hotshots defensive back Robert Nelson (21) breaks up the pass intended for San Antonio Commanders wide receiver Josh Stewart (80) in the second half during an AAF football game, Sunday, March 10, 2019, at Sun Devil Stadium in Phoenix. San Antonio defeated Arizona 29-25. 57

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    Robert Nelson, Josh Stewart

    Arizona Hotshots defensive back Robert Nelson (21) breaks up the pass intended for San Antonio Commanders wide receiver Josh Stewart (80) in the second half during an AAF football game, Sunday, March 10, 2019, at Sun Devil Stadium in Phoenix. San Antonio defeated Arizona 29-25.

  • Arizona Hotshots wide receiver Rashad Ross (15) celebrates with a fan after scoring a touchdown against the San Antonio Commanders in the second half during an AAF football game, Sunday, March 10, 2019, at Sun Devil Stadium in Phoenix. San Antonio defeated Arizona 29-25. 56

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    Rashad Ross

    Arizona Hotshots wide receiver Rashad Ross (15) celebrates with a fan after scoring a touchdown against the San Antonio Commanders in the second half during an AAF football game, Sunday, March 10, 2019, at Sun Devil Stadium in Phoenix. San Antonio defeated Arizona 29-25.

  • San Antonio Commanders defensive back Derron Smith (32) celebrates with teammates after intercepting a pass in the first half during an AAF football game against the Arizona Hotshots, Sunday, March 10, 2019, at Sun Devil Stadium in Phoenix. 55

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    Derron Smith

    San Antonio Commanders defensive back Derron Smith (32) celebrates with teammates after intercepting a pass in the first half during an AAF football game against the Arizona Hotshots, Sunday, March 10, 2019, at Sun Devil Stadium in Phoenix.

  • San Antonio Commanders defensive back De'Vante Bausby (41) intercepts the ball that was intended for Arizona Hotshots wide receiver Marquis Bundy (18) in the first half during an AAF football game, Sunday, March 10, 2019, at Sun Devil Stadium in Phoenix. 54

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    De'Vante Bausby

    San Antonio Commanders defensive back De'Vante Bausby (41) intercepts the ball that was intended for Arizona Hotshots wide receiver Marquis Bundy (18) in the first half during an AAF football game, Sunday, March 10, 2019, at Sun Devil Stadium in Phoenix.

  • Salt Lake Stallions wide receiver Adonis Jennings (17) catches a critical deep pass near the end of the fourth quarter to give his team a chance to win during a Salt Lake Stallions at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Saturday, March 9, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego. 53

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    Adonis Jennings

    Salt Lake Stallions wide receiver Adonis Jennings (17) catches a critical deep pass near the end of the fourth quarter to give his team a chance to win during a Salt Lake Stallions at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Saturday, March 9, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego.

  • San Diego Fleet defensive back Kameron Kelly (24) gets up after intercepting the football to score a touchdown in the second half during a Salt Lake Stallions at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Saturday, March 9, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego. 52

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    Kameron Kelly

    San Diego Fleet defensive back Kameron Kelly (24) gets up after intercepting the football to score a touchdown in the second half during a Salt Lake Stallions at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Saturday, March 9, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego.

  • Salt Lake Stallions tight end Nick Truesdell (85) leaps in celebration after scoring for the Stallions late in the fourth quarter during a Salt Lake Stallions at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Saturday, March 9, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego. 51

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    Nick Truesdell

    Salt Lake Stallions tight end Nick Truesdell (85) leaps in celebration after scoring for the Stallions late in the fourth quarter during a Salt Lake Stallions at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Saturday, March 9, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego.

  • San Diego Fleet tight end Ben Johnson (88) dives into the end zone for a touchdown as Salt Lake Stallions defensive back Micah Hannemann (27) defends during a Salt Lake Stallions at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Saturday, March 9, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego. 50

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    Ben Johnson, Micah Hannemann

    San Diego Fleet tight end Ben Johnson (88) dives into the end zone for a touchdown as Salt Lake Stallions defensive back Micah Hannemann (27) defends during a Salt Lake Stallions at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Saturday, March 9, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego.

  • San Diego Fleet linebacker Travis Feeney (41) enters the field during pregame player introductions during a Salt Lake Stallions at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Saturday, March 9, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego. 49

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    Travis Feeney

    San Diego Fleet linebacker Travis Feeney (41) enters the field during pregame player introductions during a Salt Lake Stallions at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Saturday, March 9, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego.

  • San Diego Fleet running back Bishop Sankey (20) gets hit hard during a rush attempt by Salt Lake Stallions defensive tackle Sealver Siliga (96) in the first half during a Salt Lake Stallions at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Saturday, March 9, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego. 48

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    Sealver Siliga, Bishop Sankey

    San Diego Fleet running back Bishop Sankey (20) gets hit hard during a rush attempt by Salt Lake Stallions defensive tackle Sealver Siliga (96) in the first half during a Salt Lake Stallions at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Saturday, March 9, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego.

  • San Diego Fleet quarterback Mike Bercovici (11) throws for a first down on third and long in the first half during a Salt Lake Stallions at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Saturday, March 9, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego. 47

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    Mike Bercovici

    San Diego Fleet quarterback Mike Bercovici (11) throws for a first down on third and long in the first half during a Salt Lake Stallions at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Saturday, March 9, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego.

  • San Diego Fleet free safety Jordan Martin (22) tackles Salt Lake Stallions running back Joel Bouagnon (36) in the first half during a Salt Lake Stallions at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Saturday, March 9, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego. 46

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    Jordan Martin, Joel Bouagnon

    San Diego Fleet free safety Jordan Martin (22) tackles Salt Lake Stallions running back Joel Bouagnon (36) in the first half during a Salt Lake Stallions at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Saturday, March 9, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego.

  • Atlanta Legends running back Brandon Radcliff (39) leaps over Arizona Hotshots defensive back Robert Nelson (21) in the first half during an AAF football game, Sunday, March 3, 2019, at Sun Devil Stadium in Phoenix. 45

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    Brandon Radcliff

    Atlanta Legends running back Brandon Radcliff (39) leaps over Arizona Hotshots defensive back Robert Nelson (21) in the first half during an AAF football game, Sunday, March 3, 2019, at Sun Devil Stadium in Phoenix.

  • Arizona Hotshots wide receiver Marquis Bundy (18) celebrates after scoring a two point conversion in the second half during an AAF football game against the Atlanta Legends, Sunday, March 3, 2019, at Sun Devil Stadium in Phoenix. 44

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    Marquis Bundy

    Arizona Hotshots wide receiver Marquis Bundy (18) celebrates after scoring a two point conversion in the second half during an AAF football game against the Atlanta Legends, Sunday, March 3, 2019, at Sun Devil Stadium in Phoenix.

  • Atlanta Legends wide receiver Ervin Philips (82) runs away from Arizona Hotshots linebacker Da'Sean Downey (56) in the first half during an AAF football game, Sunday, March 3, 2019, at Sun Devil Stadium in Phoenix. 43

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    Ervin Philips, Da'Sean Downey

    Atlanta Legends wide receiver Ervin Philips (82) runs away from Arizona Hotshots linebacker Da'Sean Downey (56) in the first half during an AAF football game, Sunday, March 3, 2019, at Sun Devil Stadium in Phoenix.

  • Atlanta Legends linebacker KeShun Freeman (92) stops Arizona Hotshots running back Jhurell Pressley (26) from getting a firstdown in the first half during an AAF football game, Sunday, March 3, 2019, at Sun Devil Stadium in Phoenix. 42

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    Jhurell Pressley, KeShun Freeman

    Atlanta Legends linebacker KeShun Freeman (92) stops Arizona Hotshots running back Jhurell Pressley (26) from getting a firstdown in the first half during an AAF football game, Sunday, March 3, 2019, at Sun Devil Stadium in Phoenix.

  • Atlanta Legends linebacker Khalil Bass (52) signals a safety against the Arizona Hotshots in the first half during an AAF football game, Sunday, March 3, 2019, at Sun Devil Stadium in Phoenix. 41

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    Khalil Bass

    Atlanta Legends linebacker Khalil Bass (52) signals a safety against the Arizona Hotshots in the first half during an AAF football game, Sunday, March 3, 2019, at Sun Devil Stadium in Phoenix.

  • Orlando Apollos running back Akeem Hunt, left, runs the ball as Salt Lake Stallions defensive lineman Tenny Palepoi (95) looks to make a tackle during the second half of an AAF football game, Saturday, March 2, 2019, at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City. 40

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    Akeem Hunt

    Orlando Apollos running back Akeem Hunt, left, runs the ball as Salt Lake Stallions defensive lineman Tenny Palepoi (95) looks to make a tackle during the second half of an AAF football game, Saturday, March 2, 2019, at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City.

  • Orlando Apollos Keith Reaser narrowly misses an interception as Salt Lake Stallions wide receiver Kenny Bell (80) looks on during the second half of an AAF football game, Saturday, March 2, 2019, at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City. 39

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    Keith Reaser, Kenny Bell

    Orlando Apollos Keith Reaser narrowly misses an interception as Salt Lake Stallions wide receiver Kenny Bell (80) looks on during the second half of an AAF football game, Saturday, March 2, 2019, at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City.

  • Orlando Apollos wide receiver Donteea Dye Jr. (11) celebrates scoring a touchdown with Orlando Apollos wide receiver Jalin Marshall, right, during the second half of an AAF football game, Saturday, March 2, 2019, at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City. 38

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    Donteea Dye Jr.

    Orlando Apollos wide receiver Donteea Dye Jr. (11) celebrates scoring a touchdown with Orlando Apollos wide receiver Jalin Marshall, right, during the second half of an AAF football game, Saturday, March 2, 2019, at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City.

  • Salt Lake Stallions quarterback Josh Woodrum (6) throws a pass during the first half of an AAF football game against the Orlando Apollos, Saturday, March 2, 2019, at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City. 37

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    Josh Woodrum

    Salt Lake Stallions quarterback Josh Woodrum (6) throws a pass during the first half of an AAF football game against the Orlando Apollos, Saturday, March 2, 2019, at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City.

  • Orlando Apollos running back D'Ernest Johnson, middle, runs the ball after dodging a tackle by Salt Lake Stallions linebacker Greer Martini (51) during the first half of an AAF football game, Saturday, March 2, 2019, at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City. 36

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    D'Ernest Johnson

    Orlando Apollos running back D'Ernest Johnson, middle, runs the ball after dodging a tackle by Salt Lake Stallions linebacker Greer Martini (51) during the first half of an AAF football game, Saturday, March 2, 2019, at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City.

  • Orlando Apollos wide receiver Charles Johnson (12) runs the ball as Salt Lake Stallions defensive back C.J. Smith (35) tries to make a tackle during the first half of an AAF football game, Saturday, March 2, 2019, at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City. 35

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    Charles Johnson

    Orlando Apollos wide receiver Charles Johnson (12) runs the ball as Salt Lake Stallions defensive back C.J. Smith (35) tries to make a tackle during the first half of an AAF football game, Saturday, March 2, 2019, at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City.

  • San Diego Fleet running back Ja'Quan Gardner (32) tries unsuccessfully to fend off San Antonio Commanders offensive lineman Mason Gentry (57) during a San Antonio Commanders at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Sunday, Feb. 24, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego. 34

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    Ja'Quan Gardner

    San Diego Fleet running back Ja'Quan Gardner (32) tries unsuccessfully to fend off San Antonio Commanders offensive lineman Mason Gentry (57) during a San Antonio Commanders at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Sunday, Feb. 24, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego.

  • San Antonio Commanders quarterback Logan Woodside (5) makes a pass attempt on the run in the second half during a San Antonio Commanders at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Sunday, Feb. 24, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego. 33

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    Logan Woodside

    San Antonio Commanders quarterback Logan Woodside (5) makes a pass attempt on the run in the second half during a San Antonio Commanders at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Sunday, Feb. 24, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego.

  • San Antonio Commanders kicker Nick Rose (88) makes the catch for the two point conversion in the first half during a San Antonio Commanders at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Sunday, Feb. 24, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego. 32

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    Nick Rose

    San Antonio Commanders kicker Nick Rose (88) makes the catch for the two point conversion in the first half during a San Antonio Commanders at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Sunday, Feb. 24, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego.

  • San Diego Fleet wide receiver Nelson Spruce (81) makes a catch for a first down over San Antonio Commanders defensive back Kurtis Drummond (25) in the first half during a San Antonio Commanders at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Sunday, Feb. 24, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego. 31

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    Nelson Spruce

    San Diego Fleet wide receiver Nelson Spruce (81) makes a catch for a first down over San Antonio Commanders defensive back Kurtis Drummond (25) in the first half during a San Antonio Commanders at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Sunday, Feb. 24, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego.

  • San Antonio Commanders defensive lineman Arthur Miley (93) makes a diving tackle attempt at San Diego Fleet quarterback Phillip Nelson (9) in the first half during a San Antonio Commanders at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Sunday, Feb. 24, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego. 30

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    Phillip Nelson

    San Antonio Commanders defensive lineman Arthur Miley (93) makes a diving tackle attempt at San Diego Fleet quarterback Phillip Nelson (9) in the first half during a San Antonio Commanders at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Sunday, Feb. 24, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego.

  • San Diego Fleet running back Ja'Quan Gardner (32) tries to stiff arm San Antonio Commanders offensive lineman Mason Gentry (57) during a run after the catch in the second half during a San Antonio Commanders at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Sunday, Feb. 24, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego. 29

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    Ja'Quan Gardner

    San Diego Fleet running back Ja'Quan Gardner (32) tries to stiff arm San Antonio Commanders offensive lineman Mason Gentry (57) during a run after the catch in the second half during a San Antonio Commanders at San Diego Fleet AAF football game, Sunday, Feb. 24, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego.

  • Orlando Apollos running back D'Ernest Johnson (22) plows through the Memphis Express defense and into the endzone on a first quarter touchdown run during an AAF football game, Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019, at Spectrum Stadium in Orlando, Fla. 28

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    D'Ernest Johnson

    Orlando Apollos running back D'Ernest Johnson (22) plows through the Memphis Express defense and into the endzone on a first quarter touchdown run during an AAF football game, Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019, at Spectrum Stadium in Orlando, Fla.

  • Orlando Apollos quarterback Garrett Gilbert (3) throws a pass against the Memphis Express during an AAF football game, Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019, at Spectrum Stadium in Orlando, Fla. 27

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    Garrett Gilbert

    Orlando Apollos quarterback Garrett Gilbert (3) throws a pass against the Memphis Express during an AAF football game, Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019, at Spectrum Stadium in Orlando, Fla.

  • Orlando Apollos cornerback Keith Reaser (29) intercepts a Memphis Express pass in the first quarter during an AAF football game, Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019, at Spectrum Stadium in Orlando, Fla. 26

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    Keith Reaser

    Orlando Apollos cornerback Keith Reaser (29) intercepts a Memphis Express pass in the first quarter during an AAF football game, Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019, at Spectrum Stadium in Orlando, Fla.

  • Orlando Apollos receiver Charles Johnson (12) enters the ifled during player introductions before kick-off against the Memphis Express during an AAF football game, Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019, at Spectrum Stadium in Orlando, Fla. 25

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    Charles Johnson

    Orlando Apollos receiver Charles Johnson (12) enters the ifled during player introductions before kick-off against the Memphis Express during an AAF football game, Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019, at Spectrum Stadium in Orlando, Fla.

  • San Diego Fleet running back Ja'Quan Gardner (32) celebrates after his rushing touchdown with San Diego Fleet running back Terrell Watson (39) and San Diego Fleet tight end Marcus Baugh (85) in the second half of an AAF football game between the Atlanta Legends and the San Diego Fleet, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego, Calif. 24

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    Ja'Quan Gardner

    San Diego Fleet running back Ja'Quan Gardner (32) celebrates after his rushing touchdown with San Diego Fleet running back Terrell Watson (39) and San Diego Fleet tight end Marcus Baugh (85) in the second half of an AAF football game between the Atlanta Legends and the San Diego Fleet, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego, Calif.

  • San Diego Fleet running back Ja'Quan Gardner (32) rushes through a gap in the line in the first half of an AAF football game between the Atlanta Legends and the San Diego Fleet, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego, Calif. 23

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    Ja'Quan Gardner

    San Diego Fleet running back Ja'Quan Gardner (32) rushes through a gap in the line in the first half of an AAF football game between the Atlanta Legends and the San Diego Fleet, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego, Calif.

  • San Diego Fleet quarterback Philip Nelson (9) makes a pass attempt that is intercepted in the first half of an AAF football game between the Atlanta Legends and the San Diego Fleet, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego, Calif. 22

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    Philip Nelson

    San Diego Fleet quarterback Philip Nelson (9) makes a pass attempt that is intercepted in the first half of an AAF football game between the Atlanta Legends and the San Diego Fleet, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego, Calif.

  • Atlanta Legends quarterback Matt Simms (4) makes a pass attempt in the first half of an AAF football game between the Atlanta Legends and the San Diego Fleet, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego, Calif. 21

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    Matt Simms

    Atlanta Legends quarterback Matt Simms (4) makes a pass attempt in the first half of an AAF football game between the Atlanta Legends and the San Diego Fleet, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego, Calif.

  • San Diego Fleet safety Jordan Martin (22) breaks up a touchdown pass attempt to Atlanta Legends tight end Keith Towbridge (89) in the first half of an AAF football game between the Atlanta Legends and the San Diego Fleet, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego, Calif. 20

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    Keith Towbridge

    San Diego Fleet safety Jordan Martin (22) breaks up a touchdown pass attempt to Atlanta Legends tight end Keith Towbridge (89) in the first half of an AAF football game between the Atlanta Legends and the San Diego Fleet, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego, Calif.

  • San Diego Fleet wide receiver Dontez Ford (12) extends to try to catch a pass as Atlanta Legends defensive back Desmond Lawrence (23) yells to try to distract Ford in the first half of an AAF football game between the Atlanta Legends and the San Diego Fleet, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego, Calif. 19

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    Dontez Ford

    San Diego Fleet wide receiver Dontez Ford (12) extends to try to catch a pass as Atlanta Legends defensive back Desmond Lawrence (23) yells to try to distract Ford in the first half of an AAF football game between the Atlanta Legends and the San Diego Fleet, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego, Calif.

  • Atlanta Legends wide receiver Seantavius Jones (15) can't hang on to the pass attempt in the first half as San Diego Fleet cornerback Greg Ducre (26) defends on the play of an AAF football game between the Atlanta Legends and the San Diego Fleet, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego, Calif. 18

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    Seantavius Jones

    Atlanta Legends wide receiver Seantavius Jones (15) can't hang on to the pass attempt in the first half as San Diego Fleet cornerback Greg Ducre (26) defends on the play of an AAF football game between the Atlanta Legends and the San Diego Fleet, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego, Calif.

  • San Diego Fleet linebacker Jordan Martin (22) celebrates after making a stop on third down ad he gets congrats from San Diego Fleet linebacker AJ Tarpley (59) in the first half of an AAF football game between the Atlanta Legends and the San Diego Fleet, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego, Calif. 17

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    Jordan Martin

    San Diego Fleet linebacker Jordan Martin (22) celebrates after making a stop on third down ad he gets congrats from San Diego Fleet linebacker AJ Tarpley (59) in the first half of an AAF football game between the Atlanta Legends and the San Diego Fleet, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego, Calif.

  • Atlanta Legends wide receiver Malachi Jones (14) manages to hang on the ball for a touchdown despite hits by San Diego Fleet defensive back Ryan Moeller (25) and San Diego Fleet defensive back Curtis Mikell (28) in the first half of an AAF football game between the Atlanta Legends and the San Diego Fleet, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego, Calif. 16

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    Malachi Jones

    Atlanta Legends wide receiver Malachi Jones (14) manages to hang on the ball for a touchdown despite hits by San Diego Fleet defensive back Ryan Moeller (25) and San Diego Fleet defensive back Curtis Mikell (28) in the first half of an AAF football game between the Atlanta Legends and the San Diego Fleet, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego, Calif.

  • Arizona Hotshots running back Justin Stockton (30) breaks a tackle by Memphis Express defensive back Jonathan Cook (31) in the second half of an AAF football game Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn. 15

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    Justin Stockton

    Arizona Hotshots running back Justin Stockton (30) breaks a tackle by Memphis Express defensive back Jonathan Cook (31) in the second half of an AAF football game Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn.

  • Arizona Hotshots quarterback John Wolford (7) passes the ball against the Memphis Express in the second half of an AAF football game Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn. 14

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    John Wolford

    Arizona Hotshots quarterback John Wolford (7) passes the ball against the Memphis Express in the second half of an AAF football game Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn.

  • Arizona Hotshots linebacker Da'Sean Downey (56) knocks Memphis Express wide receiver Alton Howard (81) out of bounds in the second half of an AAF football game Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn. 13

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    Da'Sean Downey

    Arizona Hotshots linebacker Da'Sean Downey (56) knocks Memphis Express wide receiver Alton Howard (81) out of bounds in the second half of an AAF football game Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn.

  • Arizona Hotshots running back Justin Stockton (30) carries the ball against Memphis Express defensive back Jonathan Cook (31) in the second half of an AAF football game Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn. 12

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    Justin Stockton

    Arizona Hotshots running back Justin Stockton (30) carries the ball against Memphis Express defensive back Jonathan Cook (31) in the second half of an AAF football game Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn.

  • Memphis Express wide receiver Alton Howard (81) carries the ball as wide receiver Reece Horn (17) moves for position in the second half of an AAF football game Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn. 11

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    Alton Howard

    Memphis Express wide receiver Alton Howard (81) carries the ball as wide receiver Reece Horn (17) moves for position in the second half of an AAF football game Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn.

  • Arizona Hotshots quarterback John Wolford (7) hands off the ball to running back Jhurell Pressley (26)in the first half of an AAF football game Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn. 10

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    John Wolford

    Arizona Hotshots quarterback John Wolford (7) hands off the ball to running back Jhurell Pressley (26)in the first half of an AAF football game Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn.

  • Memphis Express running back Zac Stacy (20) carries the ball against the Arizona Hotshots in the first half of an AAF football game Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn. 9

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    Zac Stacy

    Memphis Express running back Zac Stacy (20) carries the ball against the Arizona Hotshots in the first half of an AAF football game Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn.

  • Memphis Express quarterback Christian Hackenberg (14) scrambles with the ball in the first half of an AAF football game against the Arizona Hotshots Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn. 8

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    Christian Hackenberg

    Memphis Express quarterback Christian Hackenberg (14) scrambles with the ball in the first half of an AAF football game against the Arizona Hotshots Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn.

  • Memphis Express defensive back Jeremy Cutrer, right, deflects a pass intended for Arizona Hotshots tight end Gerald Christian (82)in the first half of an AAF football game Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn. 7

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    Jeremy Cutrer

    Memphis Express defensive back Jeremy Cutrer, right, deflects a pass intended for Arizona Hotshots tight end Gerald Christian (82)in the first half of an AAF football game Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn.

  • Arizona Hotshots defensive back Dexter McDougle (28) brings down Memphis Express quarterback Christian Hackenberg in the first half of an AAF football game Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Brandon Dill) 6

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    Dexter McDougle

    Arizona Hotshots defensive back Dexter McDougle (28) brings down Memphis Express quarterback Christian Hackenberg in the first half of an AAF football game Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Brandon Dill)

  • Salt Lake Stallions running back Branden Oliver (33) runs the ball against the Arizona Hotshots in the first half during an AAF football game Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019, in Tempe, Ariz. 5

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    Branden Oliver

    Salt Lake Stallions running back Branden Oliver (33) runs the ball against the Arizona Hotshots in the first half during an AAF football game Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019, in Tempe, Ariz.

  • Arizona Hotshots wide receiver Rashad Ross (15) catches a first-half touchdown against the Salt Lake Stallions during an AAF football game Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019, in Tempe, Ariz. 4

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    Rashad Ross

    Arizona Hotshots wide receiver Rashad Ross (15) catches a first-half touchdown against the Salt Lake Stallions during an AAF football game Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019, in Tempe, Ariz.

  • Arizona Hotshots quarterback John Wolford (7) gets pressured by the Salt Lake Stallions in the first half during an AAF football game Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019, in Tempe, Ariz. 3

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    John Wolford

    Arizona Hotshots quarterback John Wolford (7) gets pressured by the Salt Lake Stallions in the first half during an AAF football game Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019, in Tempe, Ariz.

  • Salt Lake Stallions quarterback Josh Woodrum gets pressured by Arizona Hotshots linebacker Edmond Robinson (51) in the first half during an AAF football game Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019, in Tempe, Ariz. 2

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    Josh Woodrum, Edmond Robinson

    Salt Lake Stallions quarterback Josh Woodrum gets pressured by Arizona Hotshots linebacker Edmond Robinson (51) in the first half during an AAF football game Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019, in Tempe, Ariz.

  • Arizona Hotshots running back Larry Rose III (32) dives for a first down against the Salt Lake Stallions in the first half during an AAF football game Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019, in Tempe, Ariz. 1

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    Larry Rose III

    Arizona Hotshots running back Larry Rose III (32) dives for a first down against the Salt Lake Stallions in the first half during an AAF football game Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019, in Tempe, Ariz.