TAMPA — The day before the Tampa Bay Storm finish the regular season with a game at Jacksonville, defensive back James Harrell was arrested early Friday morning on a misdemeanor charge of driving under the influence.
TAMPA — In the swarm of players at the line of scrimmage, it was hard to identify which Storm defensive lineman got his hand up to block Portland's potential winning field goal in the final second.
TAMPA — Quarterback Adam Kennedy came on in relief and played a big part in the Storm nearly pulling off an upset of Philadelphia last week. Saturday, he'll get a shot from the opening drive.
TAMPA — Yes, it's Arena Football.
Yes, it's 1-13 Arena Football.
But then there's T.T. Toliver.
"He's inspiring," Tampa Bay Storm president and Bucs great Derrick Brooks said. "No, the season hasn't gone as planned, but we have something special here."
That kid at receiver.
You know, …
TAMPA — The Storm stayed within striking distance and took a brief lead in the second half, but Philadelphia proved too much, winning 56-51 Saturday before 8,406 at Amalie Arena.
TAMPA — The schedule hasn't been kind to the Storm this year. Neither have the schedule makers.
ANAHEIM — After being tied at halftime, the Tampa Bay Storm allowed the game's next 27 points and lost 48-21 at the Los Angeles Kiss late Monday. Tampa Bay (1-12) has dropped five straight, none by fewer than 23 points.
ORLANDO — A motivated Orlando rolled the Storm 56-33 Friday night before 13,527 at Amway Center.
TAMPA — The only drama was when the record would fall.
TAMPA — Storm fans have had little to cheer about in this 1-9 season, but tonight likely will give them plenty of reason to celebrate.