Orlando Predators

Digest (May 23): Brigade acquire WR, veteran quarterback

Digest (May 23): Brigade acquire WR, veteran quarterback

Arena Football League

The Baltimore Brigade acquired wide receiver and kick returner Brandon Thompkins and quarterback Shane Boyd from the Cleveland Gladiators in exchange for future considerations and a claim-order position. Thompkins, the Arena Football League's 2016 Playmaker of the Year and first-team All-Arena wide receiver and kick returner, joins the Brigade in his seventh season of professional play. The Arkansas State alum played briefly in the Canadian Football League with the BC Lions before joining the AFL, where he has spent time with the Spokane Shock, Utah Blaze, Los Angeles KISS, Orlando Predators and Gladiators, amassing 515...

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