FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 8, 2017
FRISCO, TX –
The Texas Revolution is bringing the battle to Frisco and have signed their second wave of players since league free agency began October 1. The following is a summary of those signings, headlined by Michael Dyer, who took home CIF Rookie of the Year honors in 2017 leading the league in rushing yards (728), yards per return (23.3) and in return touchdowns (4). He was second in the league in all-purpose yards per game (124.3) and rushing touchdowns (24).
RETURNERS: Marcel Brooks, Cody Berry, Quantence Walker
Brooks rose up the depth chart last season and despite playing in just nine games, finished 6th on the team in total tackles. Brooks added a sack, an interception and two fumble recoveries to his season stat line in the process.
Berry’s season was cut short last season due to injury, only playing in three games. The defensive back played in three games averaging four tackles a game with two pass break-ups. Out of UTSA, Berry’s brother – Darian Weems – plays on the offensive line for the Dallas Cowboys.
Walker saw action late in the season last year. Out of Abilene Christian, Walker will be playing linebacker for the Revs in 2018.
ROOKIES: Aaron Bellazin, Brett Bowers, Curtis Green
Bellazin played defensive line at North Texas, earning Conference-USA all-conference 2nd team honors back in 2013. He started in 13 games his senior season, recording 9 sacks and 12.5 tackles for loss. Bowers played his college ball at Oklahoma at DB and Green played at Lon Morris College. Green signs with the Revs as a RB/WR.
More signings are right around the corner. Stay tuned to Revs social media and our website – texasrevs.com – for all the details.
ABOUT THE TEXAS REVOLUTION
The Texas Revolution are a professional indoor football team based out of Frisco, TX – newly relocated from Allen, TX where the Revs won their first league championship in June, 59-49 over the Omaha Beef. The Revolution sport the most experienced front office in the league, leading the way in corporate sponsorships, ticket sales and attendance. For 2018 season tickets or more information about the team, call 972-422-PASS or visit the team online at www.texasrevs.com.