AFL Scoreboard - Week 16
Dutton, Crush top Rattlers to stay in playoff race
PHOENIX (AP) -- John Dutton threw for 256 yards and six touchdowns in the Colorado Crush's 62-55 win over the Arizona Rattlers on Monday night.
Ben Nelson had 10 catches for 110 yards and two touchdowns, Willie Quinnie added eight catches for 91 yards and three touchdowns for the Crush (5-10).
Colorado jumped out to a 28-7 lead after the first quarter, and led by 21 going into the fourth before Arizona rallied for 27 points in the period to close to 62-55.
Matt Sauk threw for 364 yards and eight touchdowns, but was intercepted twice for the Rattlers. Siaha Burley had 12 catches for 164 yards and four TDs. Trandon Harvey added 10 catches for 142 yards and two scores for the Rattlers (8-7).
Arizona, which has already clinched a playoff spot, will finish off the regular season Saturday against Utah. Colorado will host Kansas City to end its season.