Bolts Make the Right Move
Sonny Sanders - Birmingham Bolts Co-Reporter
Birmingham Thunderbolts are making great decision. From
signing great players like James Bostic, Stephret Williams,
and Kevin Drake to having a Rick and Bubba section with
discounted season tickets. But the hands down best move
that they have made has been signing Jay Barker.
former Alabama quarterback is one of the most popular
players to ever wear the crimson jersey for the Tide.
He is even well respected by the Auburn fans.
is a soft-spoken young man that gives the game everything
he has and then gives all the credit to God. His faith
has served him well. He is the kind of leader that a
team needs to succeed. Whether he is the starting quarterback
or the backup will not prevent his positive attitude
from affecting the team in the best way possible.
is a winner.
has given creditability to the Thunderbolts that may
have been lacking. If Jay Barker is in the league then
it MUST be real. The increase in ticket sales is proof
that he has had an immediate impact on the team. If
he can win the starting position and provide the magic
that he had while at Alabama then the Thunderbolts will
get the fan support that they want. Crimson Tide fans
are loyal to their former players and will support them.
Barker will even have Auburn fans cheering for a hometown
The Thunderbolts have made a great decision with Barker.
If they continue to make these kinds of decisions then
the Thunderbolts will do very well in Birmingham.