RATTLERS EISENHARDT NAMED LINEMAN OF THE YEAR
Chicago, IL – The Arena Football League announced today that Arizona Rattlers center Billy Eisenhardt has been named as the Spalding Offensive Lineman of the Year.
Eisenhardt (6-3, 305, Grand Valley State) started 17 games for the Rattlers this season. The two-time All-Arena selection’s blocking up front helped Arizona post the highest-scoring offense in the League at 66.8 points per game. The offensive line unit gave up just 16 sacks all season, third lowest in the League. The Rattlers also recorded the second best passing offense with 293.3 yards per game.
On the other side of the ball, San Antonio Talons defensive end Joe Sykes was named the Game Tape Exchange Lineman of the Year.
The Arizona Rattlers are the 2012 ArenaBowl XXV World Champions and are proud members of the Arena Football League (AFL). ArenaBowl XXV marked the Rattlers seventh appearance in the AFL Championship Game where they have earned Arena Bowl titles in 1994, 1997 and 2012.
For 2013 season ticket information please call (602) 514-TDTD (8383) or visit www.azrattlers.com.
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