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Edge and U.S. Cellular Coliseum Announce Lease Extension

September 1, 2016 - Bloomington, IL - The Bloomington Edge and U.S. Cellular Coliseum have agreed to a two-year lease extension. The extension will keep professional arena football in downtown Bloomington at least through the 2018 season. "We're thrilled to announce this lease with VenuWorks. Their management experience is top-notch and the building transition has been seamless. This partnership is a continuation of our efforts to restore stability to the Edge brand in Bloomington-Normal," said Edge CEO Omar Khokhar. "We have a passionate fa... Full Story

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Edge Add Barnhardt To Front Office

July 10, 2016 - Bloomington, IL -- The Bloomington Edge have added indoor football front office veteran Adam Barnhardt to their front office for the 2017 season. "It's a true pleasure to join a storied indoor football organization such as the Edge," Barnhardt stated. "For a team to be able to serve the Bloomington- Normal area for over ten years speaks volumes on the community support for this team." As Director of Sales & Outreach, Barnhardt will oversee season ticket membership sales, corporate partnerships, and marketing including ... Full Story

Westphal Drafted by China Arena Football League

June 11, 2016 - BLOOMINGTON, Illinois - The Bloomington Edge proudly announce that Offensive Lineman Larry "Max" Westphal has been drafted into the China Arena Football League. Westphal was taken in the 10th round by the Shenzhen Naja in the inaugural CAFL draft on June 10th, 2016. "I feel blessed and thankful for the opportunity, and I look forward to showcasing arena football over in China. My experience with the Edge will serve me well as we introduce football into a new market overseas," said Westphal. The China Arena Football Lea... Full Story

Edge to Host Postseason Game

June 7, 2016 - Bloomington, IL - Playoff football is back in Bloomington! For the first time since 2009, the Bloomington Edge are hosting post-season action against the Sioux City Bandits this Saturday June 11th at 7 pm at US Cellular Coliseum. The Edge have ended the season on a 5-1 note after starting 2-4, and carry a four game win streak into Saturday's first round match up. "The way we've responded since starting 2-4 has been nothing short of remarkable, and we are peaking at the right time. With the support of Edge United and all... Full Story

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League: Champions Indoor Football
Home: Bloomington, Illinois
Class: Indoor
Website: Bloomington Edge site
Schedule: Full Bloomington Edge Schedule
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