The last time the Orlando Apollos played at Spectrum Stadium, they left with somewhat of a sour taste in their collective craw.
Sure, the Apollos dispatched Memphis three weeks ago, but there were nervous moments in the 21-17 final as the offense went dormant for the better part of 2½ quarters and the Express launched a feverish comeback after Zach Mettenberger was inserted at quarterback.
Though they’ve followed with perhaps their two finest outings to reach the season’s midway point at 5-0, the Apollos haven’t exactly let that one go.
“We didn’t play our best that night against Memphis,” coach Steve Spurrier recalled. “We did some good stuff, but we did not have...