LAS VEGAS – The Arena Football League announced today the Tampa Bay Storm will be ceasing operations effective immediately. The Storm have a rich tradition, history and strong fan base, and will be pleased to explore future opportunities in a stronger, reinvented Arena Football League at the appropriate time. TheRead More →

From ArenaFootball.com: LAS VEGAS – The Arena Football League has announced the ArenaBowl XXX matchup between the #1-seed Philadelphia Soul and the #2-seed Tampa Bay Storm. The league’s 30th championship game will  be played on Saturday, August 26th at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pa. with kickoff slated for 7:00 p.m. ET. TheRead More →

Press release courtesy of jaxsharks.com JACKSONVILLE – Tommy Grady fired eight touchdown passes and the Jacksonville Sharks’ defense forced five turnovers on downs on Saturday night, carrying the Sharks to a 54-35 victory over the Tampa Bay Storm in front of 10,324 on Sea Best Field at the Jacksonville VeteransRead More →

Press release courtesy of philadelphiasoul.com TAMPA BAY— The Philadelphia Soul (12-3) defeated the Tampa Bay Storm (1-13), with the score 56-51 in front of 8,406 fans at the Amalie Arena in Tampa, FL on Saturday night. “Tonight was not one of our strongest nights,” said Soul head coach Clint Dolezel. Read More →

The Philadelphia Soul (12-2) took a step in the right direction last night with a victory over the Tampa Bay Storm (6-7), becoming the second AFL team this season to clinch a playoff berth. Despite yet another slow start, head coach Clint Dolezel’s Soul squad overcame an early 14-point deficitRead More →

Quarterback Shane Stafford played eight seasons in the Arena Football League, including five seasons with the Tampa Bay Storm (2001-02, 2004-06), two seasons with the Orlando Predators (2007-08) and one with the Dallas Vigilantes (2010). In his five seasons as Tampa Bay’s starting signal caller, Stafford took the Storm toRead More →