The Arena Football League playoffs opened with two games on Saturday night.
At Jacksonville, Florida:
A successfully-converted two-point conversion by Derrick Ross, who also scored a touchdown on the previous play lifted the Jacksonville Sharks to a 69-68 road overtime victory over the Orlando Predators in a conference semifinal game.
At Phoenix, Arizona:
The Arizona Rattlers pummeled the error-prone, visiting Portland Steel 84-40 in a conference semifinal match and improved their all-time record against the Thunder/Steel to 11-0.