A battered Crows squad land in Sheffield for the final games of the 2017 regular season.
Week 5 – Conference Games
Saturday 8th July
Manchester Crows 13 – 32 Newcastle Blackhawks
Manchester Crows 45 – 6 Nottingham Bears
Not since ‘Iron’ Mike Tyson defected to D-Generation X at Wrestlemania XIV has a playing swapping teams rocked the world so. WR Greg Hollin made his eagerly awaited return to face former team Nottingham Bears on Saturday, and proceeded to solidify The Crows’ playoff standings with an emphatic 3 Touchdown performance.
QB Durham added to his season totals with 2 more TDs to C Shanahan, 1 to the Hungarian Mammoth WR Zalan Toth, and a final score to WR Matt Wilkinson. Bears QB Gareth Lucyzcyn was under pressure all day, resulting in sacks for Toth and LB Nigel Li, and an INT for Wilkinson.
The Crows extend their streak of non-losing seasons to 3, finishing the 2017 regular season at 8-6-0, and securing a place in the BAFA Playoffs for the 2nd year running.
Though battered and bruised, The Crows are heading to Glasgow August 5th to play for it all!