The Atlanta Legends won the battle of the two worst teams in the Alliance of American Football. The Legends defeated the Memphis Express, 23-20, on Sunday afternoon at Georgia State Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia.
The Legends improved to 2-3 on the season. Atlanta has won back-to-back games after losing the first three. The Express fell to 1-4 on the season. Memphis has their one-game win streak end with this loss.
Legends quarterback Aaron Murray went 9 of 17 for 181 yards. He also had an interception.Tarean Folsom had 11 carries for 83 yards and a touchdown. Brandon Radcliff had 11 carries for 31 yards. Seantavius Jones had five receptions for 89 yards.
Bug Howard had three receptions for 59 yards, while Keith Towbridge had four receptions for 56 yards. Malachi Jones had two receptions for 31 yards. Folston had six receptions for 23 yards and a touchdown.
Express quarterback Zach Mettenberger went 9 of 17 for 181 yards. He also had an interception. Zac Stacy had 13 carries for 41 yards. Mettenberger had two carries for three yards and a touchdown.
Sherman Badie had a 56-yard reception. Stacy had two receptions for 45 yards. Reece Horn had one reception for 29 yards.
All Photos by William Curtis