Birmingham, which earned the No. 1 seed in the South Division by virtue of its 8-1 record, already has a spot in next weekend’s playoffs hosted at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium in Canton, Ohio.
Here are the top plays.
Don’t think about it
Tampa wasn’t intimidated by Birmingham’s record in the slightest, and pounced first with a big INT from T.J. Neal.
Tampa Bay tried to parlay its early success on defense into magic on offense, but had its fourth-and-7 attempt thwarted by Birmingham’s defensive line.
Birmingham burst onto the scoreboard midway in the second quarter, first picking up substantial yardage via the pass …
… before Marlon Williams punched in the go-ahead score with a powerful rumble.
Stallions receiver Marlon Willams puts Birmingham on the board
Birmingham Stallions receiver Marlon Willams powers his way into the endzone for an eight yard touchdown and the first score of the game.
Reading the defense
Alex McGough already has a passing TD, and bought himself a rushing score late in the first half after faking out the defense on a read option and barreling his way into the end zone.
Alex McGough breaks off a 17-yard rushing TD
Alex Mcgough’s 17-yard rushing TD increases the Birmingham Stallions’ lead to 14-0.
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