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Boise Burn Make First Cuts; Add Players

March 13, 2009 - arenafootball2 (af2) - Boise Burn News Release

BOISE, Idaho ¾ The Boise Burn, which opened its 2009 training camp with 35 players and the optional two international players on its roster, cut down to 30 +2 active today as mandated by the arenafootball2 league office.

Today, the following players were added to the roster: WR Brandon Breazell, OL/DL Palauni Ma'Sun, DB Kai Oredugba, OL/DL David Stanton, and WR/DB Jomo Wilson. Boise State product DB Rashaun Scott was also signed, but placed on the Injured Reserve today after tearing his ACL/MCL during practice.

The Burn placed the following players on re-assignment: DB Christopher Clark, OL/DL Jesse Dee, FB/LB Zach Tune, and WR/DB Brian Williams.

The following six players refused to report to camp: FB/LB D'Angelo Bryant, OL/DL Matt Butler, WR/DB Nathan Kimbrough, DL Gerard Lee, OL/DL Garrett Smith, and DB Demond Williams.

The final roster cuts, to the season-opening 22-man roster (19-active; three-inactive), will be made after the team scrimmage on Saturday, Mar. 21.

In alphabetical order the 2009 Boise Burn Training Camp roster is (as of Mar. 13):

* denotes returning from last year

WR/LB *Allen Casey 6'3 220 Linfield

FB/LB Amano Fred 6'1 255 San Diego St

DB Banks Maurice 6'3 210 Georgetown

OL/DL Bentley Samuel 6'4 330 Tennessee-Chattanooga

WR Breazell Brandon 6'0 170 UCLA

QB Carlton Rudy 6'3 220 Azusa Pacific

WR/LB Flowers Nichiren 6'3 218 Nevada

OL/DL *Guerrero Alex 6'1 290 Boise St

DB Hampton Brandon 5'8 195 California - Berkley

WR/DB *Harris Ahmad 6'2 195 Louisiana Tech

WR/DB *James Ernest 6'0 195 Idaho St

LB Lawrence Marcus 6'3 247 South Carolina

OL/DL Palauni Ma'Sun 6'5 320 Oregon

FB/LB Lemma Joe 6'4 255 Oregon St

FB/LB *Madarieta Levi 6'3 250 BYU

WR/DB Marshall Roshawn 5'10 195 Central Missouri St

WR/DB McCullouch Tim 5'11 180 UTEP

DB Kai Oredugba 6'1 190 UCLA

OL/DL *Price Eric 6'5 310 Eastern Oregon

WR Rabb Jerard 6'2 201 Boise St

WR/DB *Sanders Terrance 5'10 176 Eastern Illinois

OL/DL *Seals Richard 6'3 325 Utah

OL Shane Kenny 6'5 320 Michigan St

OL/DL Stanton David 6'4 300 Michigan St

OL/DL Sullivan Leo 6'4 320 Stony Brook

QB Tharp Taylor 6'2 208 Boise St

QB Thorson Mark 6'6 240 Western Oregon

FB/LB Walker Damian 6'3 280 Howard

DL White Chris 6'2 290 Cal-Poly

WR/DB Wilson Jomo 6'0 205 Eastern Oregon

International Players

WR/DB *Okoebor Shadrach 6'0 197 Idaho St

OL/DL *Weivoda Mark 6'2 295 Idaho St (INTL-CAN)

Injured Reserve

DB Scott Rashaun 5'11 200 Boise St

Here is the remaining practice schedule (All Times MT):

Saturday, Mar. 14 Practice 1pm-3pm

Sunday, Mar. 15 Practice 9am-Noon

Monday, Mar. 16 Practice 9am-Noon

Tuesday, Mar. 17 OFF

Wednesday, Mar. 18 Practice 9am-Noon

Thursday, Mar. 19 Practice 9am-Noon

Friday, Mar. 20 Practice 9am-Noon

Saturday, Mar. 21 Scrimmage 1pm-4pm (Roster cut down to 22)

Sunday, Mar. 22 OFF

Monday, Mar. 23 Practice 6:30pm-8:30pm

Tuesday, Mar. 24 Practice 6:30pm-8:30pm

Wednesday, Mar. 25 Practice 6:30pm-8:30pm

Thursday, Mar. 26 Depart for Tri-Cities 8am

Friday, Mar. 27 Opening Game at Tri-Cities 8:05pm

Saturday, April 18 Home Opener, Qwest Arena 7:00pm

The Burn kicks off its third season on Mar. 27 @ Tri-Cities, with the home opener slated for Apr. 18 versus the Spokane Shock. Season tickets are available by calling (208) 383-0080. For more information and to get a full schedule, visit

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