Recent MPIF Championship raises the bar for Midway Marauders football program

(Photo Cred: Chris Schreiber, Sports Talk Wannabes) Last month’s Midwest Professional Indoor Football Championship win over the Cincinnati Flex has led the Midway Marauders to really raise the bar on their vision for their football program. “We want to make it to where football...

Midway Marauders host Cincinnati Flex for MPIF Championship

The Midwest Professional Indoor Football Championship Game is this Saturday and it’s the rematch the entire league has waited for as the Midway Marauders (9-1) host the Cincinnati Flex (9-1) for the title, in a battle of first-year teams. “We get another opportunity to play the...

Midway Marauders just one win away from MPIF Championship Game

From the outside looking in, the Midway Marauders have surpassed expectations for their inaugural season in Midwest Professional Indoor Football, but those inside the organization have believed they would be here from Day 1. “The season has been going according to plan,”...

Midway Marauders sign former Northern Illinois linebacker Gregory Barksdale

On Thursday, the Midway Marauders announced via Facebook the signing of former Northern Illinois University and Tennessee State linebacker Gregory Barksdale. “The Marauders are working hard at going after the best free agents that are still on the market,” the team...
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Midway Marauders dominate Oak Park Sharks in Charity Bowl

The Charity Bowl was for a good cause, but that didn’t stop the Midway Marauders from running all over the Oak Park Sharks, 46-0, this past weekend. Midway, which is part of the Midwest Professional Indoor Football League, relied on an offensive flurry from an extremely...

Midway Marauders plan to be dominant in MPIF

While it’s not uncommon for arena football teams to setup or partner with developmental football teams to have a sort of farm system, the Midway Marauders took a different approach. They initially set up their indoor team as a feeder for their developmental team. However,...

Dominant second half carries Midway Marauders over Tri-Town Titans

It took a dominant second half, but the Midway Marauders got the win on Saturday night by knocking off the Tri-Town Titans 42-18 in pre-season action. The Marauders scored first on a touchdown run by Richard Dean, but Brandon Loyd of the Titans would return the ensuing kickoff...