1988 Chicago Bruisers Roster

Arena Football League (Arena League)
Team Record: 10-1-1
Finishing 1st in the Arena League
Postseason: 1-1 Lost Championship
Coach: Perry Moss (10-1-1)
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Attendance: 48,026, Avg. 8,004 in 6 home dates
1988 Chicago Bruisers Statistics
1988 Chicago Bruisers Results

The Chicago Bruisers of the Arena Football League ended the 1988 season with a record of 10 wins and 1 losses and 1 ties, finishing first in the Arena League. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-1.

On offense, the Bruisers topped the league with 526 points. Meanwhile, the defense surrendered 374 points. Ben Bennett passed for 2,304 yards. Carl Aikens snagged 51 passes for 934 yards, while Reggie Smith contributed to the receiving game, too.

Osia Lewis ran for a team-best 206 yards.

Durwood Roquemore snatched 11 errant tosses from the opposition. Jeff Faulkner dropped quarterbacks 8 times, leading the way for a team which created 32 sacks.

Perry Moss coached the team. The 1988 Chicago Bruisers lost in the Championship.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown GP
Carl AikensWR/DBJune 5, 19626'1"185Northern IllinoisGreat Lakes, IL USA12
Ben BennettQBMay 5, 19626'1"200DukeGreensboro, NC USA12
Rufus BessWR/DBSeptember 13, 19565'9"184South Carolina St.Hartsville, SC USA1
Joe BockOL/DLJuly 21, 19596'4"256VirginiaRochester, NY USA1
Mike ClarkOL/DLMarch 30, 19596'4"253FloridaDothan, AL USA2
Jeff FaulknerOL/DLApril 4, 19646'4"305SouthernSt. Thomas, Virgin Islands12
Jimbo FisherQBOctober 9, 19655'9"185SamfordClarksburg, WV 1
Daryl HartWR/DBJanuary 10, 19615'10"175Lane College (TN)Memphis, TN 10
Brent JohnsonOL/DLMay 16, 19636'2"255Tenn-ChattanoogaChattanooga, TN 5
Osia LewisFB/LBDecember 3, 19625'11"235Oregon StateTucson, AZ 12
Cliff MadisonFB/LB6'2"190Whitworth (WA)1
Marc MayOL/DLJanuary 1, 19566'4"230PurdueChicago, IL USA1
Bruce McCrayWR/DBOctober 27, 19635'9"181West. Illinois1
Mike McCurryOL/DLMarch 26, 19636'3"258IndianaIndianapolis, IN USA12
Mike McDadeWR/DBFebruary 17, 19636'0"175UNLVChicago, IL 10
Ricky MitchellWR/DB5'9"170Northern Illinois2
Marco MoralesKJanuary 7, 19626'0"195San Diego StateMexicalli, Mexico12
Billy PoeOL/DLApril 26, 19646'3"280Morehead St.Ironton, OH USA6
Calvin RiggsFB/LB6'0"240Texas Tech9
Durwood RoquemoreWR/DBJanuary 19, 19606'1"183Texas A&M-KingsvilleDallas, TX USA12
Eugene RowellOL/DLJune 12, 19686'1"180Southern MissAmityville, NY USA7
Clyde SkipperWR/DB6'0"185Oregon Tech11
Reggie SmithWR/DBJuly 15, 19565'4"168North Carolina CentralKinston, NC USA10
Billy StoneFB/LBFebruary 25, 19635'10"215Adams State (CO)12
Durell TaylorWR/DB5'10"185Lincoln (KS)2
Steve ThonnWR/DB5'10"175Wheaton (IL)Wheaton, IL 9
Charles TobiasOL/DL6'2"290Triton (IL)10
Willie TottenQBJuly 4, 19626'2"195Miss. Valley St.Leflore, MS USA10
Keith WilliamsOL/DLOctober 9, 19636'4"250FloridaMilton, FL 10