1996 Texas Terror season

The 1996 Texas Terror season was the first season for the Texas Terror. They finished the 1996 Arena Football League season 1–13 and were one of four teams in the National Conference to miss the playoffs.[1]

1996 Texas Terror season
Head coachJohn Paul Young
Home fieldCompaq Center
Results
Record1–13
Division place4th, Southern
Playoff finishDid not make playoffs

Regular seasonEdit

ScheduleEdit

Week Date Opponent Results Game site (attendance)
Final score Team record
1 April 27 Minnesota Fighting Pike L 24–36 0–1 Compaq Center (11,501)
2 May 3 at Orlando Predators L 36–52 0–2 Orlando Arena (14,678)
3 May 11 at Tampa Bay Storm L 27–62 0–3 ThunderDome (14,178)
4 May 17 Anaheim Piranhas L 20–49 0–4 Compaq Center (10,135)
5 May 24 at Milwaukee Mustangs L 22–62 0–5 Bradley Center (16,471)
6 Bye
7 June 8 San Jose SaberCats L 24–42 0–6 Compaq Center (9,132)
8 June 15 at Charlotte Rage L 15–31 0–7 Charlotte Coliseum (6,359)
9 June 22 at Florida Bobcats L 26–50 0–8 West Palm Beach Auditorium (3,970)
10 June 29 Orlando Predators L 37–45 0–9 Compaq Center (8,064)
11 July 3 Arizona Rattlers L 48–74 0–10 Compaq Center (6,851)
12 July 13 Florida Bobcats L 34–49 0–11 Compaq Center (7,607)
13 July 19 at Minnesota Fighting Pike W 54–51 1–11 Target Center (7,380)
14 July 27 at Albany Firebirds L 24–86 1–12 Knickerbocker Arena (12,345)
15 August 2 Tampa Bay Storm L 30–42 1–13 Compaq Center (9,750)

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StandingsEdit

Team Overall Division
Wins Losses Percentage Wins Losses Percentage
National Conference
Eastern Division
Albany Firebirds 10 4 0.714 4 0 1.000
Charlotte Rage 5 9 0.357 2 2 0.500
Connecticut Coyotes 2 12 0.143 0 4 0.000
Southern Division
Tampa Bay Storm 12 2 0.857 5 1 0.833
Orlando Predators 9 5 0.643 5 1 0.833
Florida Bobcats 6 8 0.429 2 4 0.333
Texas Terror 1 13 0.071 0 6 0.000
American Conference
Central Division
Iowa Barnstormers 12 2 0.857 4 2 0.667
Milwaukee Mustangs 10 4 0.714 5 1 0.833
St. Louis Stampede 8 6 0.571 3 3 0.500
Memphis Pharaohs 0 14 0.000 0 6 0.000
Western Division
Arizona Rattlers 11 3 0.786 3 2 0.600
Anaheim Piranhas 9 5 0.643 4 1 0.800
San Jose SaberCats 6 8 0.429 1 4 0.200
Minnesota Fighting Pike 4 10 0.286 1 2 0.333
  • Green indicates clinched playoff berth
  • Blue indicates division champion
  • Grey indicates best regular season record

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Texas Terror Team History - 1996 | ArenaFan.com". www.arenafan.com. Retrieved January 25, 2021.
  2. ^ "1996 Texas Terror Game-by-Game Results on StatsCrew.com". www.statscrew.com. Retrieved January 25, 2021.