After hot 3-0 start, Nebraska Nightmare a topic of MFL championship chatter

Having outscored opponents 115-14 through three games, the Nebraska Nightmare is off to a hot start this season in the Midwest Football League at 3-0. Nebraska’s defense opened up the season with back-to-back shutouts, 58-0 over the Midwest Mustangs and 31-0 over the Kansas City...

No. 4 seed Bayou Hurricanes stun previously unbeaten Gulf Coast Trojans in first round

The Louisiana Bayou Hurricanes came into the Gulf States Football League playoffs confident, having won six of their last seven games at that point to secure the No. 4 seed in the Bayou Conference. Once they drew the 9-0-1, No. 1 seed Gulf Coast Trojans for their first-round...

The Erie Express: A professional pipeline

In the ever-changing and ever-evolving game of football, teams, players and coaches are always learning from each other, whether intentionally or naturally. Even though the Erie Express didn’t bring home any hardware in 2016, with a 7-5 season that ended in the second round...

Sioux City Stampede have their eyes on MFA Championship

When a group of football fanatics in Sioux City decided to put a developmental football team together four years ago, everyone in the region quickly learned they weren’t messing around. With their thoroughness, professionalism and attention to detail, the owners of the Sioux City...

The Ohio Crush look to continue developing their dynasty in Dayton

The Ohio Crush began laying the groundwork in their inaugural season in 2011 for what has turned into a developmental football dynasty in The Buckeye State over these past several seasons. Since Tony Martin took over as offensive coordinator four years ago, the Crush have posted...

Oklahoma Thunder begin quest to become first ever back-to-back GDFL Champions

The Gridiron Developmental Football League kicks off its regular season on Saturday as the Oklahoma Thunder begin their quest to make history and become the first team to ever win back-to-back league titles. Based on their well-decorated history, the Thunder are never lacking in...

With MPFL Playoffs approaching, West Texas Pride look to remain unbeaten

The West Texas Pride still have three more Minor Professional Football League games left before the playoffs, but so far they’ve made it all the way into the month of May undefeated. “It’s been a great year,” Pride owner Harold Fuller told Developmental Football USA. “Some of the...

Dalton Danger complete perfect regular season, prepare for playoffs

It normally takes a few seasons for a developmental football team to establish itself and become a contender, but some teams – like the Dalton Danger – find success from Day 1. The Danger has been around for less than one calendar year, but on the field they play like a...

Fargo Invaders introduce themselves to NEFL with dominant win

The Fargo Invaders absolutely dominated the Northern States Football League one year ago by outscoring opponents 472 to 24 through 12 games, on their way to a perfect record and a championship. This season, they’re new members of the highly-touted Northern Elite Football League,...

The Prattville Patriots are eyeing deep APDFL playoff run

With the regular season winding down, the Amateur to Professional Developmental Football League playoffs aren’t too far away and with no remaining unbeaten teams in the league, this year’s championship race should be epic. In just their second year, the Prattville Patriots find...