It’s what we set out to do and we’re all very much looking forward to that on Saturday.”. But Sioux Falls beat the Rattlers in last year's semifinal game in overtime.

Their only other game in Glendale, the 2016 ArenaBowl, resulted in a loss to the Philadelphia Soul. Sioux Falls Storm: 20 years, 15 title games, 10 championships, Arizona Rattlers host Sioux Falls Storm in United Bowl aiming for perfect season, Your California Privacy Rights / Privacy Policy. Do Not Sell My Info a carbonhouse experience, On this day in 2014. It’s not OK for the fans, and it’s not OK for the players, so there’s definitely a sense of duty going into Saturday’s championship, which kicks off at 8 p.m.. More:Sioux Falls Storm: 20 years, 15 title games, 10 championships, “It’s been a long two years,” said soon-to-be 32-year-old Storm quarterback Lorenzo Brown, who spearheaded the Storm’s championship seasons in 2015 and 2016. They brought with them their field and their six championship banners. "I thought there was great energy in the building," Guy said. It’s not just about bringing the trophy back to Sioux Falls, though. “They’re 15-0 and they’ve beaten us twice – by double digits both times,” Riggs said. The Rattlers are in a title game for the seventh time in the last nine years. They even put the "Talking Stick Resort Arena" logo on the playing field. They’re quarterbacked by last year’s IFL MVP, Drew Powell, who briefly served as Brown’s backup for the Storm in 2017. Powell displayed the confidence of a guy who has been there. The Rattlers and Storm have met in the postseason in each of the last three seasons.

Swipe up in our story to purchase. Rattlers coach Kevin Guy kept the game plan simple on offense: Turn Powell loose behind a dominating offensive line of Lamar Mady, Steven Gurrola and Brandon Haskin.

Copyright © 2020 Gila River Arena. Following their big 62-45 win against the Nebraska Danger, the Arizona Rattlers will take on the Sioux Falls Storm at Gila River Arena Saturday, July 13 for the Indoor Football League’s 2019 United Bowl game! Well, the hell with all that. Email or Phone: Password: Forgot account? Accessibility Help. But it’s also what brings players to Sioux Falls and has sustained the dynasty over the years, even as the various leagues the franchise has played in have implemented rules and regulations that were either obvious or subtle attempts to make it harder for the Storm to keep winning.

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“We obviously know him very well but we haven’t figured out how to stop him,” Riggs said of Powell. To celebrate, we are working with our friends across the way at @saltwestgate to pick one lucky contest winner. Gila River Arena and @asmgloballive celebrate Latin Heritage Month In recognition of the contributions of Latinos, and we celebrate the history and diversity of Latin American Culture and it’s impact worldwide. If Powell wasn't doing damage with his legs, rookie tailback Jabre Lolley was. The Rattlers will take on the Sioux Falls Storm at 3:05 PDT #StrikeAsOne.

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“There’s no doubt who the favorite is going into this game.”. United Bowl 90 Minute Warning. This is the 10th consecutive year the Storm is playing for a championship. Powell later scored on a 7-yard run to make it 49-23 in the third quarter. You just knew you were going to win in the trenches. Toms legacy will forever live on through his music. Sending our deepest condolences to Eddie’s family, friends, and bandmates on this sad day.

We’ve been missing that.”. "It's going to be a great matchup.". "The way we played tonight, I feel like we can run the ball, we can throw the ball. "I was getting a lot of rest towards the end of the season to make sure I was prepared to take a load, which i had to tonight," Lolley said. I’ll never concede anything to anyone, but I’ll give props. To enter: Follow @gilariverarena and @saltwestgate on IG, tag 4 friends, and like this post. ON SALE NOW: @forkingandcountry is bringing their A Drummer Boy Drive-In: The Christmas Tour to Gila River Arena November 21, 2020. "Great support here on the west side. All Rights Reserved © That’s not to say the Storm don’t recognize what the Rattlers have done this year. When the Storm beat the Rattlers last year it was in Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix. For bonus entries, share this post to your story and tag us. CLOSE The Rattlers fell to 1-4 at home all time in league championship games Richard Obert, azcentral sportsIt didn't matter That didn't jinx them Saturday. All rights reserved. "You're looking at two of the best franchises in the country," Guy said. Multiple entries allowed by tagging multiple people in comments below. Facebook.

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