LOS ANGELES MAKES DEBUT WHILE OMAHA TRIES TO MAINTAIN MOMENTUM (OMAHA HEART vs. LOS ANGELES TEMPTATION, Game Preview)
The primary storyline will be two legendary LFL athletes, the return of Quarterback Ashley Salerno and how will Middle Linebacker Monique Gaxiola’s retirement impact Los Angeles. Omaha is coming off an impressive 32-6 win over Pittsburgh and appears to be trending upwards.
SPORTSBOOK BETTING LINE: LOS ANGELES -10.5PT. | OVER/UNDER 61 PTS.
Omaha’s off-season moves is paying off in dividends, at least it has early in the season. The re-hiring of head coach Dontae Allen, re-signing of former players like Jaqueline ‘Wolverine’ Good and signing a free-agent Quarterback, the caliber of Alex Drake.
PLAYERS to WATCH: Alex Drake (QB), Shaylnn Durham (RB), Sarah Jayne Thompson (TE)
Los Angeles comes into 2017 as the primary threat to the Seattle Mist in the Western Conference. With the return of Quarterback Ashley Salerno, coupled with Seattle’s loss of Danika Brace, many LFL analysts have LA ousting Seattle and being the favorite to represent the Western Conference in Legends Cup 2017.
KEYS for LOS ANGELES: Figure out early if Meghan Hanson can replace Monique Gaxiola at the Middle Linebacker position. Ease Salerno back into the passing attack, by affording her a run game with Carmen Bourseau.
PLAYERS to WATCH: Meghan Hanson (MLB), Ashley Salerno (QB