Tag: failed football leagues

Tale of Four Football Cities

With the abrupt demise of the Alliance of American Football (AAF) this week, four cities once again are dealt with yet another football team to add to their defunct graveyards.  The cities of Birmingham, Alabama; Memphis, Tennessee; Orlando, Florida and San Antonio, Texas have often been the victims of...

Week 8 And Done – AAF Folds

After eight weeks of the inaugural season of the Alliance of American Football (AAF) the league has suspended operations.  For weeks there had been rumors of the league folding before the end of the season and yesterday it was made official.  Tom Dundon, owner of the National Hockey League’s...