GM/HC Guy Named Marcum Moss Head Coach of the Year

August 25, 2016

Phoenix, Ariz. – The Arena Football League (AFL) announced that Arizona Rattlers’ general manager and head coach Kevin Guy has been honored with the AFL Marcum Moss Head Coach of the Year award. This is his second time Guy has … Continued

Rattlers Sign Five More Players for the 2017 Season

November 3, 2016

  Phoenix, Ariz. – The Arizona Rattlers announced Wednesday that they have signed quarterback Aaron Aiken, offensive lineman DeShawn Byrd, defensive lineman Edward Mosley, offensive linemen Keyun Swinney, and running back DeJuan Wright for the team’s inaugural season in the … Continued

RATTLERS STOP THE SCREAMING EAGLES, 73-60

April 14, 2017

West Valley City, Utah – The five-time World Champion Arizona Rattlers (4-3) stay perfect in conference play with a win over the Salt Lake Screaming Eagles (1-6) by a score of 73-60 at the Maverik Center in West Valley City, … Continued

RATTLERS CLINCH CONFERENCE WITH WIN OVER EMPIRE, 33-16

June 3, 2017

  The win guarantees Arizona has home field advantage for the Intense Conference Championship Spokane, Wash. – The Arizona Rattlers (10-4) have clinched home field advantage in the Intense Conference championship with a win over the Spokane Empire (8-6) by … Continued

RATTLERS ARE THE 2017 UNITED BOWL CHAMPIONS

July 8, 2017

  Arizona defeated the six-time defending champion Storm 50-41 Phoenix, Ariz.- The Arizona Rattlers (14-4) earned a hard-fought victory after taking down the six-time defending champions Sioux Falls Storm (15-3) by a score of 50-41 becoming the 2017 Indoor Football … Continued

FOX SPORTS ARIZONA TO TELEVISE RATTLERS 2018 HOME GAMES

December 12, 2017

  All games this upcoming season can still be seen on YouTube Phoenix, Ariz. – The Arizona Rattlers announced Tuesday that they will have all eight of their home games broadcasted on either FOX Sports Arizona or FOX Sports Arizona … Continued

Rattlers (6-2) Put Away the Outlaws (3-4), 60-41

May 16, 2015

Phoenix, Ariz. – The world champion Arizona Rattlers were finally able to even the score at the US Airways Center Saturday night when they defeated the Las Vegas Outlaws by a score of 60-41 in front of 10,130 fans. Saturday … Continued

Arena Football League Announces Conference Alignment

October 30, 2015

Phoenix, Ariz. – The five time world champion Arizona Rattlers will remain in the National Conference according to the Arena Football League (AFL).  The Rattlers have been a proud member of the National Conference since the league re-emerged in 2010. … Continued

Rattlers Pick Up DB Madison

January 12, 2016

Phoenix, Ariz. – The five time world champion Arizona Rattlers were assigned defensive back Ross Madison for the 2016 Arena Football League (AFL) season on Tuesday. Prior to joining the Rattlers, Vaughan spent the 2015 preseason with the National Football … Continued

W2W4: Week 7 at Philadelphia Soul

May 13, 2016

When the Arizona Rattlers and Philadelphia Soul meet on Saturday in Philadelphia it will be a battle of two teams that are 5-1 on the season.  Arizona’s lone loss came last weekend against the 6-0 Orlando Predators.  Philadelphia’s loss came … Continued

W2W4: Week 12 vs. Philadelphia Soul

June 16, 2016

When the Arizona Rattlers and Philadelphia Soul meet on Friday, the Rattlers will be looking for redemption. These two teams met back in week seven in Philadelphia, and the Soul ended the game on top, 65-58. This game is a … Continued

W2W4: Week 17 vs Cleveland Gladiators

July 23, 2016

The Arizona Rattlers (12-3) and the Cleveland Gladiators (7-8) are meeting in the regular season finale for both teams.  This game will be a rematch of the week ten matchup in Cleveland where the Rattlers won 77-62, and could be … Continued

Davila named League MVP for AFL Best Third Time

August 25, 2016

Phoenix, Ariz. – The Arena Football League (AFL) announced that Arizona Rattlers’ quarterback Nick Davila has won the AFL Most Valuable Player (MVP) award.  This is his third time winning the award, and the first player in AFL history to … Continued

Rattlers Sign DB Shepard for 2017

November 9, 2016

Phoenix, Ariz. – The Arizona Rattlers announced Wednesday that they have signed defensive back Tee Shepard for the team’s inaugural season in the Indoor Football League (IFL). The 6-foot, 190-pounder attended the University of Mississippi where he played cornerback for … Continued

1580 The Fanatic & 99.3 to Broadcast Rattlers Home Games

February 24, 2017

  The Fanatic will also broadcast the Kevin Guy Coach’s Show presented by the Ak-Chin Indian Community every Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. MST Phoenix, Ariz. – The Arizona Rattlers announced Friday that they will have their home games broadcasted on … Continued

Rattlers Acquire Ten Players as Free Agency Begins

November 5, 2015

Phoenix, Ariz. – The five time world champion Arizona Rattlers have been assigned ten players for the 2016 Arena Football League (AFL) season.  Each player will be entering their rookie season. With free agency just underway, the Rattlers wasted little … Continued

Rattlers Retain OL Morris

January 13, 2016

Phoenix, Ariz. – The five time world champion Arizona Rattlers were assigned offensive lineman Darius Morris for the 2016 Arena Football League (AFL) season on Wednesday.  This will be his second season with the Rattlers and in the AFL. Before … Continued

Rattlers Lose to the Soul, 65 – 58

May 14, 2016

Philadelphia, Pa. – The five time World Champion Arizona Rattlers (5-2) dropped their second game of the season against the Philadelphia Soul (6-1) by a score of 65-58 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in front of 8,505 … Continued

Rattlers Stop the Soul, 80 – 63

June 18, 2016

  Phoenix, Ariz. –  A 33-point second quarter lifted five time World Champion Arizona Rattlers (9-3) over the Philadelphia Soul (9-3) by a score of 80-63 at the Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix, Arizona in front of 11,067 fans. … Continued

Rattlers Dismantle Gladiators in Season Finale, 68-20

July 25, 2016

  Phoenix, Ariz. – The five-time World Champion Arizona Rattlers (13-3) end the regular season with a win over the Cleveland Gladiators (7-9) by a score of 68-20 at the Talking Stick Resort Arena, in front of 12,823 fans. This … Continued

Rattlers Lose to Soul in ArenaBowl XXIX, 56-42

August 26, 2016

  Glendale, Ariz. – The five-time World Champion Arizona Rattlers (15-4) lost in ArenaBowl XXIX to the Philadelphia Soul (16-3) Friday night by a score of 56-42 at the Gila River Arena, in front of 13,380 fans. The Rattlers had … Continued

Rattlers Sign WR Amos

November 14, 2016

  Phoenix, Ariz. – The Arizona Rattlers announced Monday that they have signed wide receiver Anthony Amos for the team’s inaugural season in the Indoor Football League (IFL). Amos (6-0, 185, Middle Tennessee State) as a return specialist for the … Continued

Rattlers Lose to Barnstormers, 51-47

February 26, 2017

  Phoenix, Ariz – The five-time World Champion Arizona Rattlers (0-2) lost to the Iowa Barnstormers (1-1) at Talking Stick Resort Arena by a final score of 51-47 in front of 11,438 fans. In the home opener of their 25th … Continued

RATTLERS LOSE TO THE EMPIRE, 60-51

April 22, 2017

  Phoenix, Ariz. –  The five-time World Champion Arizona Rattlers (4-4) lost to the Spokane Empire (6-3) at Talking Stick Resort Arena by a final score of 60-51 in front of 12,725 fans. Arizona was in a tight battle with … Continued

RATTLERS ANNOUNCE OPEN TRYOUT

January 12, 2018

  Competition begins Saturday, March 3, at 9 a.m. The Arizona Rattlers have scheduled an open tryout with registration beginning at 8 a.m. on Saturday, March 3rd, 2018 at the Gene Autry Sports Complex, 4125 E. McKellips Road, Mesa. In … Continued

DB Cruz Assigned to the Rattlers

April 1, 2015

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Kellem, Glasper, and McAdoo earn Defensive All-Arena Honors

August 17, 2015

Phoenix, Ariz. – The Arena Football League (AFL) has just announced the All-Arena Defensive team.  The defending World Champion Arizona Rattlers (15-4) had three players that made the team.  Jeremy Kellem and Tyre Glasper both earned 1st team honors, while … Continued

Arizona Rattlers Announce the 2016 Arizona Sidewinders

January 27, 2016

Phoenix, Ariz. – After seven days, two rehearsals, two auditions, interviews, workouts and a photo-shoot, the Arizona Rattlers’ Sidewinders dance team proudly announced their 16 member squad for the 2016 season.  Seven of the members return from last year’s team. … Continued

W2W4 Week 2: Rattlers at KISS

April 8, 2016

The Arizona Rattlers (1-0) are coming off a dominating win over the Portland Steel (0-1) 80-28. The 80-point performance was the highest point total during Week 1. Also, the team made some history as the 52-point margin was the largest … Continued

Week 8 Preview: Arizona vs Los Angeles

May 19, 2016

Phoenix, Ariz. – The Arizona Rattlers (5-2) dropped their second game in as many weeks on Saturday with the 65-58 loss to the Philadelphia Soul (6-1). Arizona now will return home to face conference rival LA KISS (3-3) this Saturday. … Continued

Rattlers Acquire Dynamic WR Julius Gregory via Trade

June 23, 2016

  Phoenix, Ariz. – The five-time world champion Arizona Rattlers acquired wide receiver Julius Gregory for the rest of the 2016 Arena Football League (AFL) season on Wednesday.  The Rattlers received Gregory’s rights from the Tampa Bay Storm, which completed … Continued

Rattlers Acquire 2014 Kicker of the Year Pertuit

August 4, 2016

  Phoenix, Ariz. – The five-time world champion Arizona Rattlers acquired kicker Nich Pertuit for the rest of the 2016 Arena Football League (AFL) season on Thursday.  This will be his first season with the Rattlers, his sixth in the … Continued

Key Dates in Rattlers’ History: The 90’s

September 19, 2016

Phoenix, Ariz. – Next season, the Arizona Rattlers will be entering their 25th season in the Arena Football League (AFL).   Only two other teams have been with the league longer, the Tampa Bay Storm (1987) and the Orlando Predators (1991).  … Continued

Rattlers Sign OL Mady; QB Wolf

November 16, 2016

  Phoenix, Ariz. – The Arizona Rattlers announced Wednesday that they have signed offensive lineman Lamar Mady and quarterback Jon Wolf for the 2017 season in the Indoor Football League (IFL). Mady (6-2, 315, Youngstown State) played for the Arizona … Continued

ARIZONA RATTLERS 25TH SEASON IN REVIEW

July 19, 2017

Part 1: Entering a new league Phoenix, Ariz. –  The Indoor Football League champion Arizona Rattlers have now concluded their 25th season and it turned out to be a remarkable one.  With the Arena Football League contracting on only five … Continued