Tag: indoor football

Football Friday (8/9/19)

Football – the American version – is played all over the world and throughout the year.  Let’s take a look at this week’s football news… AMERICAN ARENA LEAGUE The owner of the Wheeling-based West Virginia Roughriders announced the team will not be returning to the AAL for the 2020...

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...

Football Friday – 6/28/19

AMERICAN ARENA LEAGUE Championship week is finally here for the American Arena League title game. The Roughriders (12-0) will host the Carolina Energy, Saturday at 7:00 p.m. at WesBanco Arena. The Riders advanced to the final with a 45-6 win over the West Michigan Ironmen in the Northern Conference...

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...

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...