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Storm Championship Run Ends With 11th Title

Storm Championship Run Ends With 11th Title

SIOUX FALLS, SD…You could call the Sioux Falls Storm playoff run against the two teams that had beaten them in championship games a revenge tour. “Just the arrogance (of Arizona) man, how guys talked about being undefeated, all their IFL selection. A few weeks back I said we were like Drake, we were looking for revenge, and that’s what we…

BACK ON TOP! STORM STUN ARIZONA TO WIN UNITED BOWL!

Sioux Falls Wins 11th Championship 56-53 Over Previously Unbeaten Arizona

GLENDALE, AZ  —  After two straight tight championship game losses and one of the most trying seasons in team history, the Sioux Falls Storm are back on top of the IFL. Led by an MVP performance from quarterback Lorenzo Brown the Storm stunned the previously unbeaten 15-0 Arizona Rattlers 56-53 in the 2019 United Bowl to claim their 11th championship…

Claude Davis Likes How Storm Stepped Up

Claude Davis Likes How Storm Stepped Up

SIOUX FALLS, SD… Claude Davis is a veteran. So when he speaks, people listen. And when he spoke about the Storm’s win over Iowa it was a positive message and something he hopes carries over to Saturday night’s United Bowl at Arizona against the unbeaten Rattlers. “Just staying together as a team and playing together as a team and trusting…

Lorenzo Hopes Momentum Carries Over to United Bowl

Lorenzo Hopes Momentum Carries Over to United Bowl

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Storm head to Arizona for Saturday’s United Bowl, their 10th straight championship game appearance. Two losses to the unbeaten Rattlers during the regular season has them prepared, knowing that they cannot make mistakes and fall behind early. The team is confident after winning the United Conference championship at Des Moines over the Iowa Barnstormers 52-50. The…

Riggs Hopes For More Breaks in United Bowl

Riggs Hopes For More Breaks in United Bowl

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Sioux Falls Storm are preparing for their 10th straight United Bowl Saturday night at Arizona against the unbeaten Rattlers. They have lost both game against AZ this season but Head Coach/GM Kurtiss Riggs feels things might have turned his team’s way in the win at Iowa in the United Conference title game. “I think the game…

Storm Suffer First Loss At Arizona

Rattlers Defeat Sioux Falls 58-40

PHOENIX, AZ  —  Four turnovers put an end to the Sioux Falls Storm’s four game win streak, as the Arizona Rattlers handed Sioux Falls its first loss of the season, 58-40, on Sunday afternoon at Talking Stick Resort Arena. The Storm’s (4-1) Calen Cambpell carried seven times for 33 yards and a pair of touchdowns while also taking a kickoff…

Storm’s Powell Comes Back To Football After Being Shot

Former Iowa Hawkeye Plays With Bullet Fragments In His Neck & Shoulder

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The United Bowl in two weeks in Des Moines, Iowa should be especially emotional for Storm receiver Damond Powell. And that’s not just because he played his college football nearby at the University of Iowa. Powell was one of the big heroes of last night’s 69-68 IFL semifinal playoff win in Arizona, hauling in a pair…

Wild Night In The Desert Sends Storm Back To United Bowl

Former Coyote Miles Bergner's Clutch Kicks Key In 69-68 Win At Arizona

PHOENIX, AZ- The Sioux Falls Storm open the 2018 IFL Playoffs with a thrilling overtime victory over the defending champion Arizona Rattlers. The Storm pulled out a 69-68 win on Saturday, June 23 to advance to their ninth consecutive United Bowl.    The Rattlers would strike first with a three-yard rushing touchdown by Jamaal Miles, giving them an early 7-0…

BACK TO THE UNITED BOWL! Storm Stun Defending Champ Arizona In Overtime

Sioux Falls Heads To Ninth Straight United Bowl With 69-68 Win

PHOENIX, AZ  —  For the third straight week the Sioux Falls Storm rallied to pull off a thrilling victory. This time they did it when it matter most, while getting revenge and returning to the United Bowl in one fell swoop. Down by 13 at one point in the second half at the defending IFL champion Arizona Rattlers, who beat…

Dramatic Comebacks Show Poise Of Storm

Sioux Falls Takes Momentum Into Playoff At Arizona

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The Sioux Falls Storm begin their quest for a championship in the playoffs at Arizona tonight at 8:05 PM And after the last two weeks they certainly feel ready for anything.  That’s because they head into the postseason coming off a pair of remarkable comebacks.  Two weeks ago they completed the biggest rally in team history,…

Storm Think Playoff Game On The Road Could Work To Their Advantage

6-1 Road Record Will Be Tested In IFL Playoffs At Arizona

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The Sioux Falls Storm will do something they haven’t done in nine years tomorrow-go on the road for the IFL playoffs. Despite co-holding the league’s best record at 10-3, the Storm didn’t hold any tiebreakers with Arizona and Iowa, forcing them to go on the road in the playoffs for the first time since 2009.  Though…

Storm need to Eliminate Turnovers against Rattlers

Storm need to Eliminate Turnovers against Rattlers

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Storm are preparing for Saturday night’s I-F-L semi-final playoff game at Arizona against the defending league champions. They will be playing in a hostile environment, but Kurtiss Riggs knows he has a very good road team. QB Lorenzo Brown was hoping this could have been the United Bowl match-up, but he knows what’s at stake. Categories:…

Storm Rattled By Arizona Again

Sioux Falls Suffers Second Loss To Rattlers 48-40

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  — The IFL’s newest rivalry between the Sioux Falls Storm and Arizona Rattlers has, for the moment, been decidedly in Arizona’s favor. Despite a spirited Storm rally from 25 down, Arizona held on to beat Sioux Falls 48-40 on Monday night at the Denny Sanford Premier Center in game that had originally been scheduled for last Saturday…

Storm Drop Season Opener In Arizona

Sioux Falls Loses United Bowl Rematch 39-33

SIOUX FALLS, SD – The Sioux Falls Storm season started with a challenge on the road against defending champions, the Arizona Rattlers. After a back and forth battle, the Sioux Falls Storm fell short of earning their first victory of the 2018 season after a 39-33 loss on Sunday.   Sioux Falls would strike first after a 17-yard quarterback keeper…

Stunned Storm See IFL Championship Reign End

Sioux Falls Dethroned By Arizona In United Bowl

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  For the first time since 2010 the Sioux Falls Storm are not celebrating an IFL Title. Despite a valiant comeback, an Arizona team with championship experience of it’s own dethroned the 6-time defending champs in last night’s United Bowl. In a game that kinda came to symbolize Sioux Falls season, the Storm were dominated in the…

Storm Title Streak Comes To An End

Sioux Falls loses to Arizona Rattlers In United Bowl

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The Arizona Rattlers defeated the Sioux Falls Storm, 50-41, in the United Bowl to win the Indoor Football League title in their first season in the league. The defeat ends the Storm United Bowl victory streak at six consecutive years. After a Korey Williams kickoff return made it tied at seven, the Rattlers scored 27 unanswered…