Football Operations

Shane Stafford

Offensive Coordinator

New to the Jacksonville Sharks, but a veteran to arena football is the new offensive coordinator, Shane Stafford. Stafford is a former arena football quarterback and coach. He began his coaching career with the Tampa Bay Storm as an offensive assistant coach from 2016-2017. During his time with the Storm in 2017, he helped the team earn a spot in the Arena bowl XXX Championship Game. He became an offensive assistant coach for the Washington Valor in 2018 and was most recently an offensive coordinator for the Atlantic City Blackjacks in 2019. When Stafford played football in the AFL he spent time with Tampa, Orlando, and Dallas, mostly playing for the Storm (2001-2006). He also made the AI Lucas team twice in his career (2007-2008).

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