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

Philadelpha leads the All-AFL first team with four selections.

Updated: June 25, 2008, 3:07 PM ET
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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:

2008 All-AFL First Team
Player Position Team
Matt D'Orazio Quarterback Philadelphia Soul
Marlion Jackson Fullback Cleveland Gladiators
Will Rabatin Center Columbus Destroyers
Phil Bogle Offensive lineman Philadelphia Soul
Martin Bibla Offensive lineman Philadelphia Soul
Chris Jackson Wide receiver Philadelphia Soul
Huey Whittaker Wide receiver Utah Blaze
T.T. Toliver Wide receiver Orlando Predators
Aaron McConnell Defensive lineman Colorado Crush
Colston Weatherington Defensive lineman Dallas Desperados
Henry Taylor Defensive lineman New York Dragons
Steve Watson Mack linebacker San Jose SaberCats
DeJuan Alfonzo Jack linebacker Chicago Rush
Dennison Robinson Defensive back Chicago Rush
Marquis Floyd Defensive back San Jose SaberCats
Billy Parker Defensive back New York Dragons
A.J. Haglund Kicker San Jose SaberCats

2008 All-AFL Second Team
Player Position Team
Joe Germaine Quarterback Utah Blaze
Brian Johnson Fullback San Jose SaberCats
Kyle Moore-Brown Center Colorado Crush
Howard Duncan Offensive lineman Columbus Destroyers
Shane Grice Offensive lineman Georgia Force
Otis Amey Wide receiver Cleveland Destroyers
Damian Harrell Wide receiver Chicago Rush
Kenny Higgins Wide receiver Grand Rapids Rampage
Bryan Save Defensive lineman Philadelphia Soul
Gabe Nyenhuis Defensive lineman Philadelphia Soul
Tim McGill Defensive lineman Tampa Bay Storm
Duke Pettijohn Mack linebacker Dallas Desperados
Norman LeJune Jack linebacker New Orleans VooDoo
Clevan Thomas Defensive back San Jose SaberCats
Eddie Moten Defensive back Philadelphia Soul
Kenny McEntyre Defensive back Orlando Predators
Remy Hamilton Kicker Dallas Desperados