Former ESU player signs with arena team

After the final game of his senior season for Emporia State, Keith Maples knew he wasn’t ready to let the game go. “It’s then I knew just how much I loved the game,” he said. “There was no way I … Continue reading

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Council Bluffs Express offers Favre a job

The new owners of the Council Bluffs Express football team are either gutsy or delusional. Brad Lindgren and Joe Riker said they have submitted a contract offer to former NFL quarterback Brett Favre. The pair, along with new Express head … Continue reading

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Indoor football league to play game at York City Ice Arena, test York as 2013 expansion market

The American Indoor Football will hold a regular-season professional arena football game in York on April 14 to test the market as a potential future AIF expansion city. The game will feature the Harrisburg Stampede against the expansion Virginia Badgers … Continue reading

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Small-school corners follow road less traveled

For Oklahoma State, it was a blip on the radar screen. The Cowboys’ 61-34 victory over Louisiana-Lafayette was never close enough to cause any fear. Their season opener served mainly as a warm-up for Big 12 play. For Louisiana-Lafayette, this … Continue reading

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Chargers sign T Henderson; spent last season with Indoor Football League team

SAN DIEGO — The San Diego Chargers have signed free agent tackle Mario Henderson to a one-year contract. Henderson spent last season with the Colorado Ice of the Indoor Football League after being released by the Oakland Raiders. Henderson spent … Continue reading

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RSS Text Size Print Share This Storm lose at Cleveland, still winless on road

Sabotaged by penalties and a sluggish start, the Tampa Bay Storm lost 53-34 to the Cleveland Gladiators to fall to 0-5 on the road in the Arena Football League. Tampa Bay (5-5) had only one drive in the first quarter, … Continue reading

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Indoor football: UIFL adding team in St. Louis

The Ultimate Indoor Football League, home to the Florida Tarpons, will be expanding into the St. Louis market next season, the league announced Tuesday. The Missouri Monsters will join the league in 2013, playing their home games at Family Arena … Continue reading


 

Fever rested, ready for Colorado Ice

By Annie Fowler A well-timed week off hopefully will pay dividends for the Tri-Cities Fever tonight when it opens the Indoor Football League playoffs against the Colorado Ice at Toyota Center. With injuries to key personnel like guard Ryan Tolar … Continue reading


 

NCAA hands out severe punishment for Penn State

By Carolyn Kaster Chastising Penn State’s athletic culture, NCAA President Mark Emmert issued a landmark ruling this morning, crippling Penn State’s ability to compete on the field for years to come by banning the football team from a postseason bowl … Continue reading

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Bandits join CPIFL; new franchise possible in Lincoln

For the Sioux City Bandits, another undefeated season will be hard to come by. That’s just fine with them. Managing partner Bob Scott announced Tuesday that the Bandits have joined the budding Champions Professional Indoor Football League, officially turning the … Continue reading

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