2008 Dallas Desperados Roster

Arena Football League (Arena League)
Team Record: 12-4
Finishing 2nd in the Arena League's East Division of the National Conference
Postseason: 0-1 Lost Wild Card
Coach: Will McClay (12-4)
Location: Dallas, Texas
Attendance: 97,230, Avg. 12,154 in 8 home dates
2008 Dallas Desperados Statistics
2008 Dallas Desperados Results

The Dallas Desperados of the Arena Football League ended the 2008 season with a record of 12 wins and 4 losses, finishing second in the Arena League's East Division of the National Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-1.

Dallas scored 861 points, while the rigid defensive squad conceded 798. Clint Dolezel threw for 3,046 yards. Marcus Nash led the receiving corps, snagging 109 receptions for 1,318 yards. Will Pettis and Anthony Armstrong were targeted regularly, too.

Josh White carried the ball for a team-high 265 yards for the Desperados.

Bobby Perry picked off 6 opponent throws. Colston Weatherington topped the defensive unit with 11 quarterback sacks, leading the way for a team which created 22 sacks.

Will McClay coached the team. The 2008 Dallas Desperados lost in the Wild Card.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown
Anthony ArmstrongWRMarch 29, 19835'11"175West Texas A&MIndianapolis, IN USA
Cyron BrownOL/DLJune 28, 19756'5"265IllinoisChicago, IL USA
Josh BushWR/DBJuly 23, 19805'9"170Western MichiganMiami, FL
Jeremy CalahanOL/DLJuly 7, 19836'3"295RiceAustin, TX USA
DaShane DennisDBAugust 24, 19795'10"177Delaware StateWilmington, DE
David DixonLBFebruary 14, 19856'1"245Hutchinson CC (KS)Beaumont, TX
Clint DolezelQBMarch 25, 19706'5"205East Texas StateLorena, TX
Terrance DotsyOL/DLNovember 24, 19816'3"310CaliforniaOxnard, CA
Jason FifeQBJanuary 23, 19816'4"225OregonLake Elsinore, CA
Donvetis FranklinDBJanuary 15, 19785'11"210Michigan StateFayetteville, NC
Winfield GarnettDLJuly 24, 19766'6"320Ohio St.Chicago, IL USA
Remy HamiltonKAugust 30, 19745'11"189MichiganWildwood, NJ USA
Johnnie HarrisDBAugust 21, 19726'0"215Mississippi St.Chicago, IL USA
Pete HunterDBMay 25, 19806'2"212Virginia UnionAtlantic City, NJ USA
Jermaine JonesDSJuly 25, 19765'8"173NW State (LA)Morgan City, LA USA
Bobby KeyesWR/DBNovember 14, 19826'0"186Alabama-BirminghamRaleigh, MS
Marcus NashWR/LBFebruary 1, 19766'3"195TennesseeTulsa, OK USA
Bobby PerryDSApril 4, 19806'3"210Prairie View A&MMiami, FL
Duke PettijohnDLJune 7, 19776'2"245SyracuseBoston, MA
Will PettisWR/DBDecember 11, 19776'0"195Midwestern (TX)Hinesville, GA
Robert PollardDLJune 28, 19816'2"278TCUMetairie, LA USA
Troy ReddickOL/DLDecember 12, 19836'3"325AuburnAlbany, GA
Chris SandersQBDecember 22, 19775'11"195Tennessee-ChattanoogaFlower Mound, TX
Rickie SimpkinsOL/DLMay 16, 19786'3"296SyracuseQueens, NY
Daleroy StewartDLNovember 2, 19786'4"327Southern MissVero Beach, FL USA
Mike SuttonDLApril 25, 19756'4"272LSUJacksonville, NC USA
Andrae ThurmanWROctober 25, 19805'11"192ArizonaHouston, TX USA
Colston WeatheringtonOL/DLOctober 29, 19776'5"289Central Missouri St.Graceville, FL USA
Josh WhiteFB/LBMarch 8, 19776'0"275CaliforniaHonolulu, HI