Hendersonville Speed feel solid heading into 2017 season

Based out of Hendersonville, North Carolina, The Hendersonville Speed are the first ever team of its kind in the area. The organization has gone through some changes — mainly in name and in ownership — but that doesn’t make the Speed any less synonymous with...

Championship or bust for the No. 3 South Carolina Bulls

In just two short years, the South Carolina Bulls have gone from being just another developmental football team to being ranked among the nation’s best. Developmental Football USA caught up with team owners Jovan Hyman and Derick Stevens to learn more about their recipe for...

West Virginia Black Knights: A model organization in the making

With tryouts and sign-ups now behind them, the West Virginia Black Knights developmental football team in Dunbar, W.V., is getting geared up for their first ever season which kicks off March 11 against the Virginia Lions. “To complete the first year is our goal,” Black Knights...

The Arkansas Bulls are excited to kick off first ever season in March

The town of McGehee, Arkansas, gets to experience its first ever developmental football game, when the Arkansas Bulls of the Independent Football League of Arkansas kick off their inaugural season in March. “I’ve wanted to give back to the community,” Bulls owner Andre Brooks...

Augusta Ducks bring home USFA AA National Championship in Tangerine Bowl

Like several of the nation’s top developmental football teams, the Augusta Ducks spent the weekend in Daytona Beach, Fla., competing the In the United States Football Association’s National Bowl Weekend, operated by National Football Events. The Ducks were one of the few that...

The Georgia Cardinals are ready to ‘Collect Rent’

The Georgia Cardinals, of Marietta, have been getting geared up for their third season for the past few months and with the holiday season now behind them, their Feb. 11 opener against the Peach State Chiefs – and their United Independent Football League debut – is fast...

The No. 17 Metro Eagles have national goals for 2017

It took two full seasons to finally get rolling, but after a 10-2 finish in 2016, the Metro Eagles of Jonesboro, Ga., are currently ranked No. 17 in the country and are poised for success on the road ahead. “Our first two years combined, we went 0-16,” Eagles head coach Eric...

Crescent City Kings Focused on Redemption in 2016

In the world of developmental football, there are few leagues that can compete with the Gridiron Developmental Football League, or GDFL. One of the top teams in that league is the Crescent City Kings out of New Orleans (La.). Despite their limited history, they are already a team...

Georgia Thrashers Looking to take the ESX3 League by Storm

Although the season for the ESX3 football league doesn’t officially start until July 16th, that doesn’t mean the work isn’t being put in now. That’s no different for the Georgia Thrashers. “We’re in the off-season phase right now so we probably won’t setup any pre-season until...

Georgia Canes expect nothing short of championship in final season

With four championship rings in four different leagues in six seasons, the Georgia Canes have certainly reached the pinnacle of the developmental football world. With not much more to accomplish, owner Coach Disco has decided to cease operations following the upcoming 2016...