Tampa Bay Storm
Storm’s McPherson earns weekly Arena league honor
TAMPA - The Arena Football League announced Tuesday that Tampa Bay Storm quarterback Adrian McPherson has been named the Russell Athletic Offensive Player of the Week. Storm receiver Joe Hills was nominated for AFL MVP of the Week. McPherson accounted for 10 touchdowns for the second time this season in Tampa Bay’s 70-62 victory over the Spokane Shock in Week 6. He completed 21 of 36 passes for 310 yards and seven passing touchdowns. He added 50 yards and three scores on the ground. Hills caught 10 passes for 177 yards and five touchdowns against the Shock. Fans can vote at arenafootball.com, and the winner will be announced Thursday.