The 1994 Arena Football League season was the eighth season of the Arena Football League (AFL). The league champions were the Arizona Rattlers, who defeated the Orlando Predators in ArenaBowl VIII.

1994 Arena Football League season
LeagueArena Football League
SportArena football
DurationMay 20, 1994 – August 13, 1994[1]
Regular season
Season MVPEddie Brown, ALB
League postseason
Semifinals championsOrlando Predators
  Semifinals runners-upMassachusetts Marauders
Semifinals championsArizona Rattlers
  Semifinals runners-upAlbany Firebirds
ArenaBowl VIII
ChampionsArizona Rattlers
  Runners-upOrlando Predators
AFL seasons

Team movementEdit

Three expansion teams joined the league: the Fort Worth Cavalry, Las Vegas Sting, and the Milwaukee Mustangs.

Meanwhile, the Cincinnati Rockers and the Dallas Texans folded and the Detroit Drive relocated to Massachusetts to become the Massachusetts Marauders. The Denver Dynamite remained inactive.

StandingsEdit

1994 Arena Football League standings
Team Overall Conference Scoring
W L PCT W L PCT PF PA PF (Avg.) PA (Avg.) STK
American Conference
xy-Albany Firebirds 10 2 .833 5 1 .833 642 507 53.5 42.25 W 2
x-Arizona Rattlers 8 4 .667 5 1 .833 525 441 43.75 36.75 W 1
x-Massachusetts Marauders 8 4 .667 6 1 .857 586 504 48.83 42 W 1
x-Las Vegas Sting 5 7 .417 2 5 .286 372 484 31 40.3 L 1
Cleveland Thunderbolts 2 10 .167 1 5 .167 445 548 37.08 45.67 L 2
Milwaukee Mustangs 0 12 .000 0 6 .000 386 609 32.16 50.75 L 12
National Conference
xyz-Orlando Predators 11 1 .917 4 1 .800 579 341 48.25 28.42 L 1
x-Tampa Bay Storm 7 5 .583 4 2 .667 561 564 46.75 47 W 1
x-Charlotte Rage 5 7 .417 2 4 .333 442 503 36.83 42.42 L 1
x-Fort Worth Cavalry 5 7 .417 3 2 .600 556 490 36.66 41.92 W 1
Miami Hooters 5 7 .417 1 5 .167 388 491 32.3 40.92 W 1

PlayoffsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals ArenaBowl VIII
         
1 Orlando 34
8 Fort Worth 14
1 Orlando 51
4 Massachusetts 42
4 Massachusetts 58
5 Tampa Bay 51
1 Orlando 31
3 Arizona 36
2 Albany 49
7 Las Vegas 30
2 Albany 33
3 Arizona 40
3 Arizona 52
6 Charlotte 24

All-Arena teamEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1994 Arena Football League Schedule". www.arenafan.com. ArenaFan.com. Retrieved March 4, 2014.