Defensive Lineman, Terrance Lloyd (6'4, 250, Baylor University), will be returning for this third season with the Nighthawks after re-signing for the 2017 season
Lloyd was a stalwart starter along the defensive line for the Nighthawks last season. Lloyd started 14 games and finished with the fifth most sacks (7) and tackles for loss (14) in the Indoor Football League. In addition, he helped the Nighthawks lead the league in fumble recoveries (14) and rank second in the league in sacks (34).His veteran leadership along the defensive line helped guide the Nighthawks a to their first ever playoff berth in 2016.
Lloyd made a name for himself as a dominant defensive force in the IFL in 2015. During his rookie season in the IFL, Lloyd was third in the IFL in sacks (8) and had 15 tackles for loss. Following the season, he was named as a Second Team All-IFL Defensive Lineman