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Philadelphia gets four first-team nods, San Jose gets three

6/25/2008

The Philadelphia Soul led all AFL teams with four players on the 2008 All-Arena First Team.

Philadelphia QB Matt D'Orazio, OL Phil Bogle, OL Martin Bilba and WR Chris Jackson were named All-Arena First Team.

D'Orazio led the AFL in passer rating (131.3) to earn his first All-Arena selection after leading the Soul to the top seed in the National Conference and best record in the AFL (13-3).

Cleveland FB Marlion Jackson, who led the AFL in rushing attempts (108), yards (356) and tied for the League lead in rushing touchdowns (23), earned his second All-Arena selection in his fifth season.

Dallas DL Colston Weatherington earned his third consecutive All-Arena selection after leading the AFL in sacks (10.5) and ranking second in tackles for loss (11.0).

Following is the complete list of the 2008 All-Arena First and Second Teams: