1996 Minnesota Fighting Pike Roster

Arena Football League (Arena League)
Team Record: 4-10
Finishing 4th in the Arena League's West Division of the American Conference
Coach: Ray Jauch (4-10)
Location: Bloomington, Minnesota
Attendance: 62,258, Avg. 8,894 in 7 home dates
1996 Minnesota Fighting Pike Statistics
1996 Minnesota Fighting Pike Results

The Minnesota Fighting Pike of the Arena Football League ended the 1996 season with a record of 4 wins and 10 losses, finishing fourth in the Arena League's West Division of the American Conference.

The Fighting Pike scored 471 points, but the shaky defensive squad yielded 706. Rickey Foggie threw for 2,269 yards. Reggie Brown led all receivers, hauling in 79 balls, while Alvin Ashley contributed 971 receiving yards.

Harry Jackson rushed for a team-high 26 yards for Minnesota.

Adrian Lunsford intercepted 7 opponent throws. Nate Johnson topped pass rushers with 5 sacks.

Ray Jauch coached the team.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown GP
David AndrewsWR/DBNovember 27, 19716'3"190Angelo State (TX)Beaumont, TX
Alvin AshleyWR/DBOctober 14, 19695'11"150Southwestern Minnesota StateFt. Myers, FL 14
Norman BrownFB/LBJanuary 19, 19676'3"240San Jose StateOak Grove, TN 9
Reggie BrownWR/DBJune 1, 19685'11"175Mesa State (CO)Denver, CO 13
Scott DolfiOL/DLNovember 4, 19706'5"275Chadron State (NE)Pittsburgh, PA 7
Fernando EvansWR/LBOctober 12, 19696'2"205Alcorn StateWiggins, MS 2
Rickey FoggieQBJuly 15, 19666'2"195MinnesotaLaurens, SC 14
William FreeneyFB/LBFebruary 23, 19705'9"225Northern IowaChicago, IL 2
Joe FullerWR/DBSeptember 25, 19645'11"180Northern IowaMilligan, FL USA5
Jon GarberOL/DLSeptember 6, 19676'3"305Western Washington1
Kevin GuyWR/DBDecember 6, 19726'0"185West AlabamaShelby, AL 14
Sheldon HaliburtonOL/DLJanuary 31, 19686'8"315Texas A&IBryan, TX 10
Brett HanmerOL/DLOctober 30, 19706'5"285Wisconsin-Stevens PointJefferson, WI 1
Tony HarrisWR/DBNovember 18, 19686'1"200Mississippi9
Wayne HawkinsWR/DBAugust 13, 19695'11"185Southwestern Minnesota StateColumbia Heights, MN 7
Guy HowardOL/DLNovember 16, 19706'4"280KansasDetroit, MI 14
Harry JacksonFB/LBMarch 15, 19686'0"245St. Cloud StateMinneapolis, MN 12
Eric JenningsWR/LBOctober 4, 19716'3"200Cal-HaywardSan Jose, CA 7
Willie JenningsOL/DLOctober 29, 19716'5"290Savannah State (GA)
Nate JohnsonFB/LBApril 26, 19706'3"250South DakotaLincoln, NE 14
Brian KrulikowskiOL/DLDecember 16, 19686'4"280TempleCamden, NJ 14
Bruce LaSaneWR/LBMarch 24, 19676'4"225Florida StateWildwood, FL 6
Tony LevineWR/DBOctober 28, 19725'10"190MinnesotaSt. Paul, MN 7
Jeff LootsQBMay 19, 19706'3"205Southwestern Minnesota StateSt. Paul, MN 14
Adrian LunsfordDSNovember 28, 19705'10"180Iowa WesleyanLawton, OK 14
Tracy MartinWR/LBDecember 4, 19646'3"205North DakotaMinneapolis, MN USA1
DJ McCarthyWR/DBDecember 31, 19695'9"170WashingtonBoca Raton, FL 3
Roosevelt NixOL/DLApril 17, 19676'6"299Central State (OH)Toledo, OH USA10
Randy SmithWR/DBJuly 6, 19735'8"175Youngstown State5
Macey StephensWR/LBDecember 19, 19716'2"190South Carolina StateMcBee, SC 2
Ty StewartKSeptember 13, 19715'11"195Iowa StateOmaha, NE 12
Mike SunvoldOL/DLSeptember 21, 19676'4"270MinnesotaNew Hope, MN 14
Franklin ThomasOL/DLApril 22, 19686'4"280Grambling StateNew Orleans, LA 14
Mike VanderjagtKMarch 24, 19706'5"211West VirginiaOakville, ON Canada2
Kevin WolfolkFB/LBFebruary 6, 19676'1"235Portland StateEugene, OR 3
Tony YoungWR/DBDecember 17, 19685'10"180Albany State (GA)Bartow, FL 4