Gladiators Assigned OL Manley and DB Holland

CLEVELAND - The Cleveland Gladiators, presented by Unique Home Solutions, of the Arena Football League were assigned veteran OL Phillipkeith Manley and rookie DB Jordan Holland on Friday, the team announced.

Manley, 26, returns for his third season in Cleveland after starting in all 16 regular season games in 2016.

At 6’4”, 325 lbs. Manley has split time on the offensive line and at fullback in his three seasons with the Gladiators. While at fullback Manley has rushed for four touchdowns in his career, and has additionally pitched in with eight receptions for 93 yards in the pass game.

Prior to his indoor career, Manley made stops in the National Football League with the Falcons, Cowboys, and Panthers.

Manley played collegiately at the University of Toledo and is originally from Hamilton, OH.

Holland, 22, enters his first season with the Gladiators as a rookie in the AFL after a stellar career at Prairie View A&M University.

The 5’10”, 190 lb. defensive back is originally from Missouri City, TX.