Tag: indoor football league

Football Friday (8/23/19)

Let’s take a look at American football being played around the world…. CANADIAN FOOTBALL LEAGUE Friday night football kicks off Week 11 with the Blue Bombers in Edmonton playing for first place in the West Division. Edmonton is undefeated at home this season (4-0) and is looking to make...

Football Friday

Let’s take a look at American Football news from around the world this week: AMERICAN ARENA LEAGUE Staring a 15-0 deficit in the face, the West Virginia Roughriders (13-0) didn’t blink as Jarrett Brown overcame a terrible start to account for more than 200 yards of total offense and...

Obscure Sports News (10/17/18)

Here are the latest new sports franchises which will begin play soon: Amarillo (To-Be-Named) will be a new farm team for the San Diego Padres in the Texas League (TL) to begin play in 2019.   The San Antonio Missions franchise relocated to Amarillo as the Colorado Springs Sky Sox...

Football Champions Crowned Around The World

It was a busy weekend in the football world.  No, not the World Cup where they play futbol but there were several championships played in the American-version of football.  Let’s start here at home first….. United Bowl:  Iowa Barnstormers 42, Sioux Falls Storm 38 The Iowa Barnstormers won their...

Indoor Football Update (6/27/18)

American Arena League (AAL) – The Richmond Roughriders will host the Atlanta Havoc this weekend for the AAL championship.  The Roughriders won the Arena Pro Football title last year over the Florida Tarpons.  For more information:  American Arena League Arena Football League (AFL) –  The Albany Empire defeated Baltimore Brigade...

Obscure Sports News (6/20/18)

American Arena League (AAL) – The Richmond Roughriders and Atlanta Havoc won close games to advance to the title game.  The Roughriders jumped out to a 22-0 lead on the Carolina Energy in the first quarter then had to rally from a 29-22 deficit in the third quarter as the...

Obscure Sports Report (6/13/18)

The Saskatchewan Rush won their third National Lacrosse League (NLL) title in Game 3 of the championship series against the Rochester Knighthawks.  Jeff Shattler scored four goals in the series-deciding game in the 15-10 win.  For the Rush, the win was particularly sweet redemption after having their two-year reign...

The State of Indoor Football

The indoor version of football is at a crucial point of its existence in my opinion. Whether it is called arena or indoor football, it has been with us since 1987 when the Arena Football League (AFL) gave us a Reader’s Digest version of professional football. Since then, dozens...

Indoor Football Report

The Philadelphia Soul (10-0) remained undefeated with a win over the Cleveland Gladiators (3-8), 59-28 in front of 10,580 fans at the Quicken Loans Arena on Saturday night.   Soul WR Shaun Kauleinamoku led the receivers with six receptions for 143 yards and three touchdowns.  WR Darius Reynolds added six receptions...

Obscure Sports Page

The Obscure Sports Page is a weekly report of sports leagues in the United States that are unique or get little coverage from the sports media. American 7s Football League (A7FL) – The league will get national exposure on ELEVEN Sports Network on Sunday, July 9th for the A7FL...