2011 Utah Blaze Statistics

Arena Football League (Arena League)
Team Record: 9-9
Finishing 3rd in the Arena League's West Division of the National Conference
Coach: Ron James (9-7)
Coach: Matt Sauk (0-2)
Location: Salt Lake City, Utah
Attendance: 78,365, Avg. 8,707 in 9 home dates
2011 Utah Blaze Roster
2011 Utah Blaze Results

The Utah Blaze of the Arena Football League ended the 2011 season with a record of 9 wins and 9 losses, finishing third in the Arena League's West Division of the National Conference.

The Blaze moved the ball well, scoring 1,082 points, but the shaky defensive squad conceded 1,117, most in the circuit. Tommy Grady directed the offense, throwing for 4,357 yards. Alvance Robinson topped the receiving corps, catching 110 balls for 1,325 yards. Ernie Pierce and Aaron Boone provided receiving help as well.

Ben Stallings rushed for a team-leading 208 yards for Utah.

Al Phillips picked off 4 opponent throws. Mike Lewis led the defensive unit with 11 quarterback sacks, part of an overall team total of 33 sacks.

Ron James and Matt Sauk coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Tommy Grady57938165.843577.510718.5111.9119.9
Todd Hammel1178068.49297.91714.543.4117.5
Jordan Rasmussen341852.92286.738.812.991.3
Ernie Pierce3133.3124.0133.3133.346.5


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Ben Stallings482084.3 16
Tommy Grady30441.5 5
Alex Michael12323.0 0
Jordan Rasmussen6183.0 0
Ernie Pierce273.5 0
Chris Bocage372.3 1
Ryan Blaszczyk122.0 0
Todd Hammel111.0 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Alvance Robinson110132512.0 31
Aaron Boone96105911.0 26
Ernie Pierce91106511.7 19
Aaron LeSue7791211.8 27
Justin Ore2633813.0 7
Michael Preston2631912.3 5
Chris Bocage211919.1 7
Jason Boone141238.8 5
Eddie Jackson56012.0 1
Ralph Turner44912.2 0
Chris Solomona4287.0 0
Ben Stallings33812.7 0
Ryan Blaszczyk294.5 0
Brandon Taylor11010.0 0


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Kyle Brotzman484185.42150.044
Greg Gunderson544379.60043
Andrew Aguila262076.9100.020
John Wehrle12541.7005

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Chris Bocage71163223.0 5
Alvance Robinson4376717.8 1
Aaron LeSue9596.6 0
Ernie Pierce2178.5 2
Brandon Taylor11616.0 0
Justin Ore100.0 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Al Phillips492.2 0
Will Mulder362.0 0
Brandon Taylor2115.5 0
LaBrose Hedgemon100.0 0


Player No. Yds Avg.
Mike Lewis11.00.0
Caesar Rayford10.00.0
Gabe Long4.00.0
Brenton Brady3.00.0
Will Mulder1.00.0
Chris Solomona1.00.0
Khreem Smith1.00.0
Devin Johnson1.00.0
Brandon Taylor1.00.0

Defense and Fumbles:

Player Tackle Solo Ast Brup Fum FRec FYds FTD FF K Blk
Al Phillips91.5763118320
LaBrose Hedgemon72.562218120
Brandon Taylor76.551514250
Mike Lewis34.527154370
Will Mulder302765110
Rod Mosley222043000
Caesar Rayford3118267425
Gabe Long24.517151100
Dante Barnes18.51730010
Aaron LeSue141320000
Quinton Andrews13.51151000
Devin Johnson1610120100
Aaron Boone10.5930000
TJ Raymond127102100
Chris Royal7704100
Brenton Brady8640000
Chris Bocage7.5630000
Joe Lopez7621000
Ernie Pierce6600110
DeWayne Patterson5500100
Jeramie Richardson5.5432000
Chris Solomona7380000
Josh Jones4.5330000
Khreem Smith4.5251010
Kyle Brotzman4240000
DeVon Hicks2.5210110
Alvance Robinson2.5210000
Neli A'asa1.5110000
Casey Davis1.5110000
Ralph Turner1.5110000
Jason Boone1100000
Eddie Jackson1100000
Jacoby Sheppard1100000
Michael Preston1100000
Andrew Aguila1100000
Ben Stallings1100000
Ed Ta'amu1100000
Tony Narcisse1100000
Martail Burnett1020000

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Alvance Robinson3110000192
Aaron LeSue2700000162
Aaron Boone260000156
Ernie Pierce01920000126
Ben Stallings160000096
Chris Bocage175000078
Kyle Brotzman0141044
Greg Gunderson043043
Justin Ore7000042
Michael Preston5000030
Jason Boone5000030
Tommy Grady500030
Andrew Aguila0020020
Eddie Jackson100006
John Wehrle0505