STORM GAME IS GREATEST: Tampa Bay's 42-38 victory over the Kurt Warner-led Iowa Barnstormers in ArenaBowl X in 1996 topped a list of the 20 greatest games in Arena Football League history in voting by the 20th Season Historical Committee. Five other Storm games made the list: a 56-49 playoff win over Albany in 1995 (No. 2), 48-42 win over Detroit in ArenaBowl V in 1991 (No. 6), 55-54 win over Arizona in the 1996 playoffs (tied for No. 7), 49-46 loss to Arizona in the 1997 playoffs (No. 13) and 57-53 win over Albany in 1991 (tied for 16th). The list, 11C
- FRANK PASTOR,
Times staff writer
OF THE DAY
Who was MVP of ArenaBowl X, named the greatest game in Arena Football League history?
"There ain't no way that no Jack Morris ain't gonna win no 20 games."
- SPARKY ANDERSON, when he was managing the Detroit Tigers, on ace Jack Morris during spring training 1986. Anderson was correct in what he was trying to say - Morris won 21 games that season.
Stevie Thomas of the Storm, who caught seven passes for 103 yards and two touchdowns and ran back an interception for a touchdown.