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San Jose Wolves Hire Arena Football legend Steve Papin as Offensive Coordinator

December 27, 2009 - American Indoor Football Association (AIFA) - Stockton Wolves News Release

The San Jose Wolves are proud to announce the hiring of former Arena Football League great Steve Papin as Offensive Coordinator in advance of the 2010 AIFA season. Steve Papin finished his Arena Football career as one of the best offensive players to play the game. Steve entered the Arena Football League in 1996 with the San Jose Saber cats and played four seasons with cats. During his time in San Jose Steve was named "don't blink" player of the year twice. Steve still holds several Arena Football League records and finished his career with the New York Dragons in 2003.

"Steve's offensive career in the AFL was outstanding we look forward to his knowledge on the offensive side to raise our offense to great heights this year" said GM Bennie King. "We have spent time defining our offensive goals with the team and I'm looking forward to Steve's offense attaining them. Local fans remember Steve from his sabercat days now will have an opportunity to see him coach a high powered offense I know he's excited."

About The San Jose Wolves

The San Jose Wolves, operated by San Jose Sports Marketing Inc, are scheduled to begin play in The Bay area starting in March 2010. San Jose Wolves strive to deliver greater entertainment to fans with a superior game day experience. The Bay Area is a metropolitan region that encompasses large cities such as San Francisco, Oakland, and San Jose and is home to more than 7 million people, many of which are avid sports

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