No. 4 Alabama Blackhawks approach is “more serious than ever”

The Amateur to Professional Developmental Football League kicks off its season this weekend and the Alabama Blackhawks come in ranked No. 4. “I don’t really get into the pre-season rankings, but we are honored to be considered as the No. 4 team, considering the great teams in the...

The Tuskegee Ayrmen are locked and loaded

“It’s hard when you have a lot of talent, to make it work, but I feel like we can gel together and make something happen.” Tuskegee Ayrmen owner John Black recently told Developmental Football USA. The Ayrmen’s situation couldn’t be described any better, as the Amateur to...

The Southern Sports Network is raising the bar on live coverage

In an ever-changing world, it’s essential for organizations to adapt and evolve over time to maintain their competitive edge, continue to grow and carry out their vision. Several years ago, Chris Dodson started the Majorly Minor Show, which was a video production covering this...

Arizona Desert Demons look to return to form in 2019

As the Arizona Cactus Football League 2019 season draws near, now just days away, 15 teams are about to inevitably write the next chapter of their team’s story. For the Tucson Desert Demons, they’re looking to put 2018 behind them and climb back to the top. “Last year was rough,”...

Alabama Tigers look to return to APDFL Playoffs in 2019

The Amateur to Professional Developmental Football League 2019 season is getting closer by the day and the Alabama Tigers are gearing up for year two after getting their feet wet one year ago, where they had enough success to reach the playoffs and finish the year 4-7. Not an...

Phoenix Outlaws aiming for sixth championship game in eight years

John Polchin knows a thing or two about running an elite program at the developmental football level. Teams come and go, and that’s an unfortunate realty. That also highlights just how successful Polchin and the Phoenix Outlaws have been, though. Polchin started the...

The Chilton Tigers are excited to kick off first year in APDFL

When Blake Shirah decided to get a group of good football players together, select a uniform, a logo, a name and decide on which league to join, he wasn’t just starting a football team, but much more than that. “We don’t call ourselves a team,” Shirah told Developmental Football...

Arizona Spartans look to return to the championship in 2019

Last year in the Arizona Gridiron Football League, the Arizona Spartans clicked at just the right time and surprised several teams throughout the playoffs on their way to the championship game where they fell to the Southwest Stampede. “We had a great run last year,” Spartans...

Avondale Reapers have something to prove in 2019

The Avondale Reapers’ inaugural season one year ago didn’t go anything like they planned as they limped into the last week of the season with only one win and couldn’t even finish the final game against the Phoenix Phantoms due to injuries. “We showed up with 13 players and three...

Central Valley Sergeants should be a force in AZCFL

At the developmental football level, it’s common to come across teams with an ‘anything goes,’ unstructured approach, but that crap won’t fly with the Central Valley Sergeants. It’s the Sergeants disciplined, military-style program that has them on the radar of many teams and a...