DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Daejohn Love (DB, Iowa Barnstormers)
The Iowa Barnstormers seem to be getting better each week as the team defeated the Nebraska Danger 48-14 in Week 9. Winners of five out of their last six games, Iowa's defense has taken a charge in shutting down offenses. DB Daejohn Love (5'11,190, Upper Iowa) repeatedly shut down the Danger on the night as he intercepted three passes in the game, the most in the IFL this season. Love snagged his interception throughout the game as he got one in the first quarter and two in the third quarter. In addition to his interceptions, he finished the game four total tackles .As a defensive unit the Barnstormers made five interceptions on the night. This is the second week in a row a member of the Iowa defense has been named IFL Defensive Player of the Week (Javicz Jones, Week 9).After a three game homestand , the Barnstormers go back on the road in Week 10 as they look to defend their "Iowa Bowl" trophy against the Cedar Rapids Titans.