DES MOINES, Iowa -- The Arizona Rattlers showed the firepower that's led them to the league's best record and the West Division championship this season in an 84-45 win over the Iowa Barnstormers in the regular-season finale Saturday night.
The Rattlers (15-3) took control early. On the first play of the game, quarterback Nick Davila found wideout Rod Windsor for a 45-yard touchdown to put Arizona. Iowa quarterback J.J. Raterink was then intercepted by Marquis Floyd on the first drive, and it took Davila just two plays to turn that pick into points, as he found Windsor again to make it 14-0. Raterink was again picked off on the ensuing drive for the Barnstomers (6-11), this time by Virgil Gray, who returned it 39 yards for a touchdown.
Iowa got on the board just before the end of the first quarter to make it a 21-6 game.
Gray recorded his second pick-six of the night on the Barnstormers' opening drive of the second quarter, tying the league record for most interception returns fo...