Written by Kayley Shade, Storm Media Intern
Sioux Falls, SD - The Sioux Falls Storm is elated to announce the re-signing of the two-time IFL Defensive Player of the
Year and three-time IFL Defensive Player of the Week, Tyler ?Superman? Knight, at linebacker for the Storm in 2015.
Knight (6?0?, 225lbs) returns to the Sioux Falls Storm for his fourth season. The Mississippi Valley State Alumni joined the Storm in 2011, when he played a critical role in the Storms championship run, collecting a total of 104 tackles. In 2012, Knight joined the Kansas City Command of the AFL. Knight returned to the Storm in 2013 and proceeded to dominate the league, racking up 153 tackles (Storm single season record and second highest in IFL history). During the 2014 season, Tyler garnered 140 tackles, 47.5 tackles for loss, 9.5 sacks, one interception for a 36-yard touchdown, one forced fumble, five blocked kicks and one safety.