Wide Receiver Nihja White assigned to Arizona Rattlers

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The Arizona Rattlers announce wide receiver Nihja White has been assigned to the team for the 2014 Arena Football League (AFL) season. This will be White's first season in the AFL and first with the Arizona Rattlers.

The 6-foot-1, 214-pound wide receiver was invited to the NFL's Philadelphia Eagles Pro Day workouts in 2013 after playing four years at the University of Delaware. White amassed 2,255 receiving yards on 188 catches, 60 rushing yards, and 13 touchdowns for his career.  His 188 career catches are the third most in program history and he recorded at least one reception in 42 consecutive games, the longest streak in Delaware history. White was also named Second Team All-Colonial Athletic Conference in 2012 and 2013.

Defensive lineman Trent Allmang-Wilder has been placed on recallable reassignment.

For additional information please visit www.azrattlers.com.

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