Mike Tatum, Sioux Falls Storm, Offensive Player of the Week

Mike Tatum, Sioux Falls Storm, Offensive Player of the Week

OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Mike Tatum (WR, Sioux Falls Storm)

The Sioux Falls Storm held off the Nebraska Danger 45-37 in Week 7 and are now tied for an IFL-best 4-1 record.  Longtime Storm WR Mike Tatum set the pace for the Storm's offense as he caught two long touchdown passes on the night. Tatum (5'10, Oxnard College) broke past the Danger's defense late in the first quarter for a 30 yard touchdown and then got past the Danger again for a 20 yard touchdown early in the fourth quarter. Tatum led the Storm with three receptions for 62 yards and two touchdowns on the night. He also added 54 kick return yards and finished with 120 all-purpose yards. Tatum and the Storm host the 4-1 Arizona Rattlers in Week 8 for a chance to to move to the top of the IFL standings.