Orlando went into Saturday night as the Alliance of American Football’s only undefeated team. The Apollos came out of Saturday as the league’s only one-loss team.
The Arizona Hotshots knocked off the Apollos 22-17. Orlando now is 5-1, with a 1 1/2-game lead on the Birmingham Iron in the Eastern Conference, while Arizona improved to 3-3.
Orlando quarterback Garrett Gilbert, who passed for 269 yards and two touchdowns, nearly pulled out the last-second victory for the Apollos. He threw a long pass to Jalin Marshall to the Arizona 8-yard line with the clock running in the waning seconds.
The Apollos hustled to the line and,…