Brown County Blackjacks reclaim the throne with 41-10 win in Northern Lights Football League Championship

On Saturday, the Brown County Blackjacks snapped their almost three-year title drought and brought the Northern Lights Football League Championship back home with a 41-10 win over the Fox River Raiders. “This group, to bring it back home for the guys means a lot,” Blackjacks...

Unbeaten for nearly two years, the Panhandle Crusaders are ready for a bowl bid

Once a team strings together several consecutive wins, they tend take on an entirely new and improved identity. Winning simply becomes part of who they are. The Panhandle Crusaders have won 19 consecutive games, dating back to early 2016, and two straight Xtreme South Football...

The Muskogee Bulldawgs are not wasting any time this off-season

Some developmental football teams only function for half of a calendar year – the season and the few months leading up to it, but the good ones typically roll operations of some form year round. After being knocked out of Developmental Central Football League playoffs...

Paris Stars look to make some noise in the CRAFL in 2018

After an interesting end to what was an otherwise good 2017 season for the Paris Stars, they have opted to join the Crossroads Amateur Football League, moving forward. Teams from practically every corner of Texas have joined the CRAFL this summer, presumably lured in by the...

Fox River Raiders ride stout defense into Northern Lights Football League Championship

Coming into this season, the expectations for the Fox River Raiders in 2017 were to win the Northern Lights Football League Championship. The coaches and players have put in the work and Saturday they’ll strap it up for the final time this season, looking to bring home a the...

Gulf Coast Trojans ready to rise back to the top

The Gulf Coast Trojans put together a solid first year and went into the Gulf States Football League playoffs undefeated and a No. 1 seed before getting upset by the eventual champion, No. 4 seed Louisiana Bayou Hurricanes in the first round 6-0. “We came out strong, we had all...

Ohio Broncos control their own destiny after big rivalry win

The Ohio Broncos walked away the victors on Saturday, 16-12 over the NEO Silverbacks, after a hard fought battle in what seems to be one of the more heated rivalries in developmental football. “It was huge,” Broncos co-owner Jimmy Melton told Developmental Football USA. “The...

APDFL Blazers to take on Team USA in Cajun Bowl

With the month of July winding down, many football fans around the country already have that itch for some football – and for many, it never goes away. Pre-season games for the National Football League are still three weeks away and high school and college ball will kick off in...

Richmond Roughriders mulling over next move after perfect first year

(Photo Cred: Ed Breese, Thor Macht, Gwen Wilson, and Dwayne Morris) The Richmond Roughriders kicked off their inaugural season in a big way by finishing with a perfect record and an Arena Pro Football Championship earlier this summer. Now, as the off-season dominoes fall in the...

Vegas Trojans look for 19th straight win in battle of heavyweights

The Vegas Trojans have been a force for years in the West Region of developmental football, with a 227-22 all-time record. Right now they’re riding an 18-game winning streak into Saturday’s match-up against the Arizona State Champions – the Arizona Running Rebels. While it should...