Tag: San Jose SaberCats

ArenaBowl XXVIII Preview

The National Conference Champion San Jose SaberCats will host American Conference Champion Jacksonville Sharks in ArenaBowl XXVIII on Saturday, August 29th at the Stockton Arena. Kickoff is set for 4:00 pm PDT and you can catch the action on ESPN. This will be the fifth ArenaBowl appearance for the SaberCats and first since 2008. San …

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SaberCats advance to ArenaBowl XXVIII with 70-67 victory

(STOCKTON) The no.1 seed San Jose SaberCats advanced to their fifth Arena Bowl in team history by defeating the no.2 seed Arizona Ratters, 70-67 at the Stockton Arena in the National Conference Championship Game. Trailing 60-55 with less than two minutes remaining, the SaberCats scored on a nine-yard pass from Quarterback Erik Meyer to Rich …

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SaberCats hold off Thunder for 55-49 OT Win

(SAN JOSE) – The San Jose SaberCats (15-1, 6-0) grinded out a, 55-49 overtime thriller over the Portland Thunder (4-11, 1-4) on a record setting night Saturday at the SAP Center. The SaberCats came back from a 20-point first half deficit, outscoring the Thunder 34-15 in the second half and overtime to remain undefeated in …

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SaberCats add veteran receiver Maurice Purify

(SAN JOSE, Calif.) – The San Jose SaberCats announced today that they have been assigned wide receiver Maurice Purify. “Maurice is a proven champion in this league and adds another dimension to our offense,” said Owner and Head Coach Darren Arbet. Purify (6’4 230) spent the past three seasons with the Arizona Rattlers, winning the …

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SaberCats Improve to 13-1 with 62-27 Win Over Spokane Shock

(SPOKANE, Wash.) – The San Jose SaberCats (13-1) scored 42 straight points to defeat the Spokane Shock (4-9) 62-27, Friday night at the Spokane Veteran’s Memorial Arena. Behind the efforts of defensive back Ken Fontenette, the SaberCats jumped out to an early 14-0 lead in the first quarter. Fontenette recovered an Arvell Nelson fumble, leading …

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San Jose SaberCats at Spokane Shock Game Preview

(SAN JOSE, CALIF.) – The National Conference leading San Jose SaberCats (12-1) will play on the road for the second straight week to take on the Spokane Shock (4-8) on Friday, June 26, with kickoff set for 7:00 p.m. PDT. The Pacific Division rivals have squared off twice this season, with San Jose outscoring Spokane …

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SaberCats vs. Spokane Shock Game Preview

(SAN JOSE, Calif.)- The San Jose SaberCats (10-0, 3-0) head into week 11 unbeaten and will host Pacific Division foe, the Spokane Shock (3-6, 0-2) at the SAP Center on Friday, June 5th with kickoff at 7:30PM PDT. San Jose is coming off a 61-42 victory over the Portland Thunder, improving to 3-0 in the …

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SaberCats Remain No.1 in AFL Power Rankings

(CHICAGO) – The Orlando Predators (6-4) leapfrogged the Cleveland Gladiators (5-5) to move into the No. 4 spot of this week’s AFL Power Rankings, the League office announced on Monday. Orlando stunned the Gladiators with a 63-42 win in Cleveland last week. Fullback Michael Simons paced the Predators with four rushing touchdowns to help keep …

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SaberCats Bring Back Hall of Fame Defense Back

(San Jose, Calif.)- The San Jose SaberCats announced today that they have been assigned 2012 Arena Football League Hall of Fame selection, defensive back Clevan Thomas. “Clevan brings over a decade of experience to our team and his play making ability is unmatched,” said Owner and Head Coach Darren Arbet. “He has been one of …

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Game Preview: San Jose SaberCats at Tampa Bay Storm

(San Jose, Calif.)- In the first two games of the 2015 season, the San Jose SaberCats have outscored their opponents 113-69, an average of 22.0 points per game. In the third game of the season, the SaberCats will travel to the “Sunshine State” of Florida, to take on the Tampa Bay Storm. Tampa Bay (1-1) …

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