AVENGERS TODAY at Arizona, 5 p.m. PST
Site -- America West Arena, Phoenix.
Radio -- 1150.
Records -- Avengers 3-2, Rattlers 1-4.
Record vs. Rattlers (2004) -- 0-3.
Update -- First-year Arizona Coach Todd Shell is off to a rough start; the Rattlers have lost four consecutive games and given up 60 or more points in the last three. The Avengers are coming off a shaky performance themselves, a 58-40 loss to Colorado. The Avengers' secondary was burned for six touchdowns. Avenger receiver Jerome Riley leads the Arena Football League by averaging 20.6 yards a catch. The Avengers have lost seven of their last eight games against Arizona, which includes playoff losses the last two seasons.
-- Chris Foster