1999 Albany Firebirds Roster

Arena Football League (Arena League)
Team Record: 11-3
Finishing 1st in the Arena League's East Division of the National Conference
Postseason: 3-0 Won Championship
Coach: Mike Dailey (11-3)
Location: Albany, New York
Attendance: 74,771, Avg. 10,682 in 7 home dates
1999 Albany Firebirds Statistics
1999 Albany Firebirds Results

The Albany Firebirds of the Arena Football League ended the 1999 season with a record of 11 wins and 3 losses, finishing first in the Arena League's East Division of the National Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 3-0.

On offense, Albany paced the league with 822 points. On the other side of the ball, the defensive unit surrendered 674 points. Mike Pawlawski directed the offense, passing for 3,864 yards. Eddie Brown paced all receivers, snagging 138 passes for 1,858 yards.

Tim Brown ran for a team-best 145 yards for the Firebirds, and Leroy Thompson also contributed to the rushing attack.

Chris Lawson picked off 3 opponent throws. Joe Jacobs sacked opposing passers 6 times.

Mike Dailey coached the team. The 1999 Albany Firebirds won the Championship.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown GP
Na'il BenjaminWR/DBNovember 20, 19745'11"185CaliforniaLos Angeles, CA 3
Eddie BrownWR/DBOctober 2, 19695'11"192Louisiana TechMiami, FL 14
Tim BrownFB/LBJanuary 20, 19716'1"235West VirginiaMcKeesport, PA 10
Johnnie HicksOL/DLAugust 31, 19746'2"270MarylandHarrisburg, PA 3
Evan HlavacekWR/DBNovember 27, 19745'10"185San Diego UniversitySan Jose, CA 4
Jake HoffartWR/LBJune 24, 19756'2"205PittsburghYuba City, CA 1
Greg HopkinsWR/LBNovember 16, 19716'2"205Slippery Rock (PA)Waynesburg, PA 14
Joe JacobsOL/DLSeptember 21, 19706'3"277Utah StateBenicia, CA 14
Tommy JohnsonWR/DBDecember 5, 19715'10"183AlabamaRome, GA USA5
Van JohnsonWR/DBSeptember 19, 19746'1"198TempleWashington, DC 14
Jay JonesWR/DBFebruary 25, 19746'1"190James MadisonRichmond, VA 13
Jon KrickFB/LBNovember 22, 19746'2"280Purdue12
Chris LawsonWR/DBMarch 1, 19746'0"202Rhode IslandFairfax, VA 13
Jeff LootsQBMay 19, 19706'3"205Southwestern Minnesota StateSt. Paul, MN 14
Jamie McGourtyFB/LBSeptember 16, 19756'2"250Springfield College (MA)Braintree, MA 3
Kyle Moore-BrownOLFebruary 26, 19716'4"306KansasNewark, NJ 13
Mike PawlawskiQBJuly 18, 19696'3"220CaliforniaLos Angeles, CA 14
Carl SaccoWR/LBApril 29, 19746'2"215C W Post (NY)Albany, NY 13
John SikoraOLOctober 2, 19766'4"280Slippery Rock (PA)Cesson, PA 12
Don SilvestriKDecember 25, 19686'4"220PittsburghPerkasie, PA USA14
Chris SnyderOL/DLDecember 5, 19746'3"270Penn StateChesapeake, VA 14
Derek StingleyDSApril 9, 19715'11"185Triton (IL)Chicago, IL 14
John SummerdayOL/DLJune 28, 19736'3"290TempleCalifornia, MD 6
Leroy ThompsonLBJanuary 23, 19716'2"270DelawareCamden, NJ 13
Sean TremblayOL/DLApril 13, 19756'2"280ConnecticutPort Jefferson Station, NY 11
Mark ValvoOL/DLFebruary 28, 19706'5"300Buffalo State (NY)Cheektowaga, NY 10
Mike WaldronFB/LBAugust 3, 19756'1"250Indiana (PA)Saratoga Springs, NY 2
Cedric WhiteOL/DLOctober 22, 19746'3"285North Carolina A&TLos Angeles, CA 2
Cornelius WhiteWR/LBJune 23, 19726'0"200Virginia TechLanghorne, PA 1
Montrell WilliamsDSApril 2, 19746'0"220IdahoAmarillo, TX 5