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Edge Continue to Build Defense with Acquisition of Ridley, Billups

November 30, 2016 - Bloomington, IL - The Edge are continuing to expand defensive roles with the acquisition of defensive backs Kenneth Ridley Jr. and Shawn Billups Jr., the team announced today. Both men were on the roster of the Green Bay Blizzard last season. Ridley (5'10, 190), the New Jersey Native, played at Morgan State, where he recorded 20 solo tackles with 10 passes defended and a team-high four interceptions before signing with the Green Bay Blizzard last season. In eight appearances for the Blizzard,... Full Story

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Edge Ink Pair of Veteran Receivers

November 21, 2016 - Bloomington, IL - The Bloomington Edge have signed a pair of veteran indoor football players to the team: wide receivers Marcus "Bones" Barnett and Greg Betterson. Barnett (6'2, 185 - Cincinnati) comes to the Edge with half a decade of professional experience, with teams the Omaha Beef, Nebraska Danger, Billings Wolves, and Cleveland Gladiators. With the Danger, Barnett held over 250 yards receiving in the past two seasons, along with 4 touchdowns, while also proving to be a solid threat with... Full Story

Edge Sign Indoor Football Standout

November 14, 2016 - Bloomington, IL - The Edge have signed wide receiver Maurice Dupree, the team announced today. Dupree, the Jacksonville state alum, was a member of the Jacksonville Jaguars in 2009 and has played professionally for the Alabama Hammers, Jacksonville Sharks, and Columbus Lions, where he was the 2012 Professional Indoor Football League Offensive Player of the Year. "I'm blessed for the opportunity to join a great organization such as the Bloomington Edge," Dupree said. "I'm looking forward to ge... Full Story

Edge Ink Arena Veteran

October 31, 2016 - Bloomington, Ill. - The Edge have signed wide receiver L.J. Castile, the team announced today. Castile (6'3 - 225), the La Marque, Texas native, was a member of the Cleveland Browns practice squad in 2011 and has played professionally for five seasons, including stints with the CFL's Saskatchewan Roughriders, Edmonton Eskimos, and Ottawa Redblacks as well as the AFL's New Orleans VooDoo, Utah Blaze, and Los Angeles KISS. Over the course of Castile's five-year arena football career, he has log... Full Story

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December 3 USHL Sioux City 4 at Bloomington 2 Final
December 2 USHL Sioux City 1 at Bloomington 2 Final
November 26 USHL Green Bay 0 at Bloomington 2 Final
November 25 USHL Green Bay 4 at Bloomington 1 Final
November 23 USHL Bloomington 2 at Dubuque 3 Final (OT)
November 19 USHL Team USA 3 at Bloomington 1 Final
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