As the autumn winds blew across the first 15 seasons of the Raiders franchise, there was a constant game in and game out. Jim Otto was that constant, an all-star at center and the epitome of a great teammate. Otto, a Pro Football Hall of Famer, has died at theContinue Reading

The Arlington Renegades (1-7, 0-4 XFL) fell to the San Antonio Brahmas (6-2, 3-2 XFL) on Sunday afternoon at the Alamodome, 20-15. On the game’s opening drive, San Antonio’s offense needed just four plays to get into the end zone, as RB Anthony McFarland Jr. ripped off a 52-yard touchdownContinue Reading

The D.C. Defenders (3-5, 2-3 XFL) fell to the St. Louis Battlehawks (6-2, 4-0 XFL) on Sunday afternoon, 26-21. The total attendance for the game at The Dome at America’s Center was 32,403. D.C. got on the board first, as PK Matthew McCrane converted on a 48-yard field goal toContinue Reading

The Birmingham Stallions faced off against the Houston Roughnecks and secured a thrilling 35-28 victory, keeping their winning streak intact. In a dramatic finish, the defense thwarted Reid Sinnet’s final scoring attempt. The Stallions continue their dominant run as they aim to close out a strong regular season. Quarterback AdrianContinue Reading

Indoor Football League action returned to Jacksonville Florida on Saturday Night as the Sioux Falls Storm came to the Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena to take on the Jacksonville Sharks and Sharks started off with the lead but going into half time fell behind and couldn’t come back. The Sharks haveContinue Reading

The quarterback tandem of Brian Lewerke and Bryce Perkins proved successful for the Michigan Panthers in consecutive weeks, defeating the Memphis Showboats 24-18 at Ford Field on Saturday to extend their win streak to four. Both Lewerke and Perkins threw for their first touchdown of the season, and both totaledContinue Reading

The NFL announced its 18-week, 272-game regular-season schedule for 2024, which kicks off on Thursday night, September 5, in Kansas City and concludes with 16 division games in Week 18 – two on Saturday, January 4, and 14 on Sunday, January 5. The 2024 NFL schedule, powered by AWS, willContinue Reading

​Three Games in London Scheduled for Oct. 6, Oct. 13 and Oct. 20 League Returns to Munich Nov. 10 2024 International Games Kick Off in São Paulo Sept. 6 The National Football League has announced the schedule of the 2024 International Games that will be played across London, U.K., Munich,Continue Reading

The Arena Football League is in dire straits. The league is in its third life, and its second incarnation ended in bankruptcy in 2019. Now, the league is seeking a replacement commissioner, and they’ve turned to a familiar face: Jeff Fisher, former head coach of the Los Angeles Rams andContinue Reading

Week  7 of the United Football League 2024 Season came to Audi Field in the Nations Capitol as the DC Defenders hosted the Michigan Panthers on Mother’s Day and a crowd of 12,222 watches as former Michigan State quarterback Brian Lewerke rushed for a touchdown on the opening possession andContinue Reading

The St Louis Battlehawks lost 30-26 to the Birmingham Stallions, unable to beat the league’s last undefeated team. The back-and-forth battle featured six lead changes, and neither team ever trailed by more than a one-possession score. Kevin Austin Jr.’s go-ahead 40-yard touchdown reception with 5:23 remaining stood as the game-winningContinue Reading

The Jacksonville Sharks suffered a humiliating defeat on the road in Texas against the Frisco Fighters in their first ever matchup, final score 68-33, Frisco. In the first quarter, the Sharks took the opening kickoff and drove down into the red zone.  Unfortunately a Fred Payton Jr interception ended theContinue Reading

The Pennsylvania Scholastic Football Coaches Association (PSFCA) has approved the first girls Flag Football tournaments as part of the 67th Big 33 Football Classic. High school age girls Flag teams representing the Baltimore Ravens, Philadelphia Eagles, Pittsburgh Steelers and Washington Commanders will compete in the first ever girls Flag FootballContinue Reading

Week Eight has concluded, and the IFL has one remaining undefeated team: the Vegas Knight Hawks. Along with one final undefeated team, three teams earned their first win of the season. It was an action-packed week, featuring six games spanning from Friday to Sunday. In Week Eight’s first matchup, theContinue Reading

The Indoor Football League is proud to announce the Players of the Week for Week Eight of the 2024 IFL season. Fred Payton Jr. (JAX) is named Offensive Player of the Week, Claude Davis (SF) is named Defensive Player of the Week, and Gabriel Rui (IA) is named Special TeamsContinue Reading

The DC Defenders parted ways with offensive line coach Russ Ehrenfeld this past week due to personal reasons, per sources. Ehrenfeld had been with the Defenders since 2022, when he was named to the coaching staff of head coach Reggie Barlow. Ehrenfeld’s background includes three seasons as an OL coachContinue Reading

Jake Bates kicked five field goals, the last a 42-yarder on the final play to lift the host Michigan Panthers past the winless Arlington Renegades 28-27 on Sunday in Detroit. The Renegades (0-6) had taken a 27-25 lead on Jonathan Garibay’s 48-yard field goal with 54 seconds left in regulation.Continue Reading

With the conclusion of the 2024 NFL Draft, this year’s class of drafted rookies will soon begin life in the NFL. While each drafted rookie enters the NFL from a different background, the one thing they all have in common is an outstanding experience playing high school football. A totalContinue Reading

Several hours before Week 2 of the restarted Arena Football League season began with a Thursday night matchup at MVP Arena between the Albany Firebirds and Nashville Kats, the Iowa Rampage announced it was dropping out of the league   But hours later, in a bizarre twist, the Rampage’s opponent —Continue Reading

Week Seven has come to a close, featuring games from every team in the league. This week was a thriller, as five games came down to a difference of one score. After seven weeks of IFL action, two teams remain undefeated: Bay Area and Vegas. Both teams are 5-0 andContinue Reading

The United Football League started Week 5 Sunday action in the nation’s capital as the DC DEFENDERS hosted the St Louis Battloehawks at Audi Field and 16,058 watched as AJ McCarron led the Battlehawks to a  45-12 Stomping of the DC  Defenders snapping their home-winning streak and  LockedIN Magazine’s  RickContinue Reading

Following some roster adjustment, the Jacksonville Sharks (0-4) entered the Desert Diamond Arena Sunday afternoon seeking their first win in the IFL against the Arizona Rattlers (2-3). The Sharks kicked off the game, starting the Rattlers at the 25-yard line. DB Harrison Poole nearly intercepted a throw from Rattler’s quarterback, Dalton Sneed butContinue Reading

The Birmingham Stallions traveled to Houston for their inaugural matchup against the Houston Roughnecks. Adrian Martinez, named Player of the Game, guided the Stallions to a commanding 32-9 victory. The team’s offense and defense proved too much for the Roughnecks, who faced challenges in securing first downs and halting theContinue Reading

Week 5 of the UFL season promises electrifying action as the spotlight shines on Texas! The undefeated Birmingham Stallions ride into Houston after a last-minute field goal kept their perfect record intact. They’ll take on the Roughnecks, fresh off their first win of the year. The Arlington Renegades are stillContinue Reading

The first round of the 2024 NFL Draft is over, and it was the most offense-focused in history. A total of 23 offensive players were chosen, with 14 being picked in a row at the start of the draft, breaking the previous record. Although the first pick, Caleb Williams toContinue Reading

It sounds like the competition in the York Adult Flag Football League is heating up with each passing week, as teams are giving it their all to secure victories and it is showing on the gridiron. It’s great to see the passion and intensity on display, making for an excitingContinue Reading

Football action returned to Jacksonville Florida on Saturday as the Jacksonville Sharks brought Indoor Football League Week 6 action to the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena against the undefeated Vegas Knight Hawks.  The game saw Quentin Randolph as the shining star with three touchdown catches. Vegas kept their unbeaten record intactContinue Reading

Week Five has concluded, meaning the 2024 IFL regular season has officially entered the second quarter of play. Five teams remain undefeated, while five teams search for their first win of the season. To kick off Week Five action on Friday night, the Iowa Barnstormers took a trip to theContinue Reading