Steve Spurrier

Injury cuts short Hotshots-Apollos joint practice

Injury cuts short Hotshots-Apollos joint practice By Jose M. Romero, Arizona Hotshots Team Reporter SAN ANTONIO — The Arizona Hotshots’ joint practice with the Orlando Apollos ended early on Wednesday with an injury to Hotshots defensive back Kamari Cotton-Moya, who…

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Apollos perform well against outside competition in joint practice with Hotshots

Apollos perform well against outside competition in joint practice with Hotshots   By Tom Alexander, Orlando Apollos Team Reporter   SAN ANTONIO — The Orlando Apollos are as fast against other Alliance of American Football competition as they are against…

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Here’s the kicker: Three Takeaways from Tuesday’s Hotshots practice

Here’s the kicker: Three Takeaways from Tuesday’s Hotshots practice By Jose M. Romero, Arizona Hotshots Team Reporter SAN ANTONIO – Few ever expect a hefty lineman to make a 35-yard field goal, and a big man gets the opportunity daily…

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The ‘Sun ‘n’ Gun’: A look at the Apollos offense

The ‘Sun ‘n’ Gun’: A look at the Apollos offense   By Tom Alexander, Orlando Apollos Team Reporter   SAN ANTONIO — When the Orlando Apollos announced Steve Spurrier as their head coach in 2018, fans immediately knew what they…

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‘He’s trying to light up the scoreboard’: Hines Ward talks Apollos football and The Alliance

‘He’s trying to light up the scoreboard’: Hines Ward talks Apollos football and The Alliance   By Tom Alexander, Orlando Apollos Team Reporter   SAN ANTONIO — Any time one of the game’s all-time greats steps onto the field, there’s…

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Who’s the man? Four players competing to be the Apollos QB

Who’s the man? Four players competing to be the Apollos QB   By Tom Alexander, Orlando Apollos Team Reporter SAN ANTONIO — Orlando Apollos head coach Steve Spurrier knows a thing or two about quarterbacks. He was a good enough…

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Apollos look at the sunny side despite wet weather

Apollos look at the sunny side despite wet weather   By Tom Alexander, Orlando Apollos Team Reporter   SAN ANTONIO — Friday’s practice at Orlando Apollos training camp was like a dog’s nose: cold and wet. Forecasters initially expected the…

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‘The Apollo Way’: Apollos defense is on the hunt

‘The Apollo Way’: Apollos defense is on the hunt By Tom Alexander, Orlando Apollos Team Reporter SAN ANTONIO — It’s only natural to think a Steve Spurrier-coached team will have an explosive offense. The man is one of the most…

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Apollos offense gets back on the attack

Apollos offense gets back on the attack By Tom Alexander, Orlando Apollos Team Reporter SAN ANTONIO — The Orlando Apollos defense may have dominated the first full-contact practice of training camp, but that wasn’t the case Thursday. Apollos Head Coach…

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With the Apollos’ second day of full-contact underway, will the offense step it up?

With the Apollos’ second day of full-contact underway, will the offense step it up? By Tom Alexander, Orlando Apollos Team Reporter SAN ANTONIO — The Orlando Apollos took the field Thursday at the University of the Incarnate Word in San…

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