By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher
The Birmingham Iron are hosting their second straight home game. The Iron host the Salt Lake Stallions on Saturday afternoon.
The game will kick off at 2 pm EST, 1 pm local time on TNT. The game will be played at Legion Field in Birmingham, Alabama.
The Iron won its first home game of the season. They had the lone shutout of the first week of the Alliance of American Football schedule when they shut out the Memphis Express, 26-0.
While the Iron will attempt to improve to 2-0 on the season, the Stallions are looking for their first win of the season. They were defeated 38-22 by the Arizona Hotshots in Week 1.
Iron quarterback Luis Perez went 19 of 33 for 252 yards.
Trent Richardson — who was fined during the week for giving away an AAF-chipped football — had 23 carries for 58 yards and two touchdowns.
Quinton Patton had four receptions for 107 yards. Ladarius Perkins had six receptions for 36 yards. DeVonzea Felton had a 32-yard reception.
Stallions quarterback Josh Woodrum went 10 of 22 for 103 yards. He also had a touchdown and an interception.
He was replaced in the second half by Matt Linehan, who went 7 of 13 for 56 yards. He also had one touchdown and one interception.
Branden Oliver had eight carries for 40 yards. Joel Bouagnon had 16 carries for 39 yards. Matt Asiata had four carries for four yards and a touchdown.
Anthony Denham led the Stallions with five receptions for 59 yards. Dres Anderson had two receptions for 25 yards, while Nick Truesdell had three receptions for 23 yards and a touchdown. Jordan Leslie had two receptions for 15 yards and a touchdown.