Memphis Blast look to knock off Oklahoma Thunder on opening weekend

Last season the Memphis Blast had their Gridiron Developmental Football League Championship dreams snatched away by the eventual champion Oklahoma Thunder, 37-11, in the semifinals. On Saturday, Memphis will have the chance to kick off the 2017 season with a bit of redemptio...

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...

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...

War Eagles look to snap two-game skid this weekend against the Pensacola Jets

This Saturday, the East Lake War Eagles are in a must-win situation as they travel to take on the Pensacola Jets in Amateur to Professional Developmental Football League action. The War Eagles raised some eyebrows by getting out to a 4-1 start in their inaugural season, but a...

The Georgia Cardinals sit atop the APDFL, looking to finish out historic season

Several developmental teams around the country are making a case for themselves as a national power and in the Southeast Region, the Georgia Cardinals have really been making noise in the Amateur to Professional Developmental Football League. The Bird Gang is the APDFL’s No. 1...

IFLA Champion Cabot Bucks look to earn more respect for the state of Arkansas

In the off-season, most developmental football teams set their sights on a league championship, but this year’s undefeated run in the Independent Football League of Arkansas wasn’t enough for the Cabot Bucks. After the Bucks finished with a 5-0 league record – including a...

Refined by early-season adversity, Louisiana Bayou Hurricanes are now in the playoff hunt

Too often in the developmental football world, when a team faces too much adversity at once, it can result into a long string of losses, forfeits, or even the team folding. For the Louisiana Bayou Hurricanes, the adversity they faced early on seems to have them poised to make a...

Augusta Ducks look to finish out 2017 season unbeaten

Last year, the Augusta Ducks received a bit of criticism when they were invited to play in the Tangerine Bowl for the United States Football Association’s AA National Championship, despite not even winning their league. A convincing 30-6 Ducks win over the Massachusetts State...

Saturday’s game is one the East Lake War Eagles have had circled for months

It has already been an unforgettable season for the East Lake War Eagles, who have made some noise in the Amateur to Professional Developmental Football League in their inaugural season and are currently sitting at 4-1 after not receiving much pre-season hype. Regardless of what...

Infusion of talent has raised the East Lake War Eagles’ expectations for Year 1

This Saturday, the East Lake War Eagles will kick off their inaugural season in the Amateur to Professional Developmental Football League against the Atlanta Tigers as part of the APDFL Commissioner’s Kickoff Classic in Pensacola, Fla. Despite being in their first year, the War...