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Two Local Players Help Team Capture 2022 USFL Championship

Jul 3, 2022, 9:02 PM
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Philadelphia Stars Saftey LaDarius Wiley (4) tackles Birmingham Stallions Runningback Bo Scarborough (25) in the second quarter of the USFL championship at Tom Benson Hall Of Fame Stadium on July 03, 2022 in Canton, Ohio. (Photo by Gaelen Morse/Getty Images)
(Photo by Gaelen Morse/Getty Images)

SALT LAKE CITY – Two players with ties to the Beehive State helped their team capture the 2022 USFL Championship with a title game victory on Sunday, July 3.

Here is how all the players with ties to the state of Utah fared during the USFL Championship game.

Former Utah Utes

Brian Allen – Cornerback – Birmingham Stallions

Allen had three total tackles and two solo tackles in Birmingham’s 33-30 win over the Philadelphia Stars on Sunday, July 3.

Former Weber State Wildcats

Adam Rodriguez – Defensive End – Philadelphia Stars

Rodriguez had four total tackles and two solo tackles in Philadelphia’s 33-30 loss to the Birmingham Stallions on Sunday, July 3.

Marquez Tucker – Offensive Line – Birmingham Stallions

Tucker and the Stallions beat the Philadelphia Stars, 33-30, on Sunday, July 3.

Former High School Standouts

Gabriel Sewell Jr. (Desert Hills)– Linebacker – Philadelphia Stars

Sewell had five total tackles, two solo tackles, and a pass breakup in Philadelphia’s 33-30 loss to the Birmingham Stallions on Sunday, July 3.

Kyle IrelandΒ is a Locals in the NFL Insider for KSLSports.com and host of theΒ Yards After College Podcast. Follow him on Twitter (@kyleireland) and Instagram (@kyleirelandksl).

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