Photo Courtesy Andrew Snook
The 2013 Atlanta Steam Roster is officially set. After a nearly three month long grueling elimination process, the Atlanta coaching staff have chosen their final 20 athletes that will represent the city in its inaugural season in the LFL. Here are the names and position of the players (in no specific order), along with performance footnotes that briefly describe the player’s ability.
2013 Atlanta Steam Roster
1) QB BRITTANY LEE - Smart, Fast, Great hands, Offensive leader
2) QB/WR JODIE NETTLES – Tremendous catching ability, Very fast, Very smart.
3) RB CYNTHIA FREEMAN – AKA SWEETNESS - Tremendous strength, Very fast, Great agility, Vocal offensive leader
4) RB/WR NASIRA JOHNSON AKA NAS – Great agility, Very fast, Smart
5) TE COLETTE MONTGOMERY AKA COCO – Great Height, Very strong, Great hands, Very agile
6) TE/DE HOLLY OAKES – Great height, Reliable, Great catching ability, Consistent
7) WR/S STEPHANIE ORJI - Very fast, Tall, Great ball skills
8) WR/TE ASHLEY JOHNSTON – Fast, agile, Great hands, Tough, Consistent
9) WR KRISTA CROSS – Tough, Gritty and Quick. Plays much bigger than her size
10) OL/DL KEYON HARRISON – Tremendous strength, Very fast, Agile, Plays angry
11) OL/DL SHANAE THOMAS AKA TOKYO - LFL Veteran. Tremendous strength, Very agile, Very instinctive
12) OL/DL JAKEQUELINE WALLS - Strong, Fast, Agile, Smart, Experienced
13) OL/DL ALEXANDRIA STONE - Tall, Versatile, Strong, Plays angry
14) OL/DL ANNA FISHER – Best long snap on the roster, Light on her feet
15) LB/DL LEANNE HARDIN - Very strong, Very fast, Smart, Heart and soul of the defense
16) DB/WR ERICKA SMITH – Veteran, Shut down press cover cornerback
17) DB SHARLENE FULLER – Tremendous speed and agility, Vocal defensive leader
18) DB PAIGE JACKSON - Very fast, Very agile, Great endurance
19) DB ALFYE GORE – Tough, Physical, Deceptively fast, Great ball skills
20) DB BRITTNEY SHARP – Great height, Fast, Instinctive play making ability.