Tag: Arena Football

Arena Football League Sacked

It appears that the crazy version called the Arena Football League (AFL) has folded.  The AFL, which was a condensed, indoor version of football has been lighting up the scoreboard with pinball football since 1987. If the AFL were a cat, it is on it’s 9 1/2 life.  While...

Football Friday

Here’s a recap of this week’s report of American football from around the world: AMERICAN 7s FOOTBALL LEAGUE The A7FL, which is a 7-on-7 full-contact football league in which players do not wear hard pads or helmets, is in the playoff round of its 2019 season that featured a...

Nashville Sports Loses Nightwatch gains Power

Most people won’t hear about it on the local news but the more obscure sports in the Music City has lost one franchise but gained another recently. The Nashville Nightwatch professional ultimate frisbee team announced this week that they will no longer field a team in the American Ultimate...

Atlanta Havoc, Duke City Gladiators Win Indoor Titles

AMERICAN ARENA LEAGUE:  ATLANTA HAVOC 58, RICHMOND ROUGHRIDERS 50 Unlike their NFL neighbors in Super Bowl 50, the Atlanta Havoc put up 32 unanswered points, thanks in part to five second-half interceptions that proved costly as the Havoc stunned the Richmond Roughriders 58-50 in the American Arena League championship...

ArenaBowl XXIX:  Strange Place and Time

The Arena Football League has had a strange season with teams folding or reshuffled before the start of the season and the league deciding to include all eight teams in the playoffs.  It should be no surprise that the championship game has a couple of quirks as well. The...