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Barnstormers Announce 2017 Schedule

October 24, 2016 - DES MOINES - The Iowa Barnstormers and the Indoor Football League (IFL) are pleased to announce their 2017 season schedule. The Barnstormers will open on the road against the Wichita Falls Nighthawks on Saturday, February 18, 2017. The team will return to Des Moines for their home opener against in-state rivals the Cedar Rapids Titans on Sunday, March 24, 2017. The Barnstormers 2017 home schedule will feature a total of eight games and will kick-off with a matchup versus in-state rival, the Cedar Rapids Titans. The home s... Full Story

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Iowa Barnstormers Host Garage Sale

October 17, 2016 - DES MOINES - The Iowa Barnstormers will be holding a garage sale from Wednesday, October 19 to Friday, October 21 at Wells Fargo Arena. Stop by Wells Fargo Arena this week to purchase exclusive Iowa Barnstormers merchandise at a discounted rate. Items for sale include, but are not limited to, t-shirts, hats, game worn jerseys, game footballs, autographed footballs, and team-issued merchandise such as warm-up jackets/pants and polos. The garage sale will be held specifically right outside the Iowa Barnstormers Front Off... Full Story

Iowa Barnstormers Sign NFL Talent

October 14, 2016 - DES MOINES - The Iowa Barnstormers have signed former Chicago Bears defensive back Derricus Purdy, Head Coach Dixie Wooten announced today. Purdy (5-10, 190, Texas Southern) joins the Iowa Barnstormers for his first season in the Indoor Football League (IFL). Purdy attended Texas Southern University, collecting 34 tackles, four pass breakups, and an interception during his senior year in 2012. In 2014, Purdy was drafted as a free agent by the Chicago Bears of the NFL, ultimately making the 53-man roster. Purdy appeared in... Full Story

Defensive Leader Returns to Barnstormers

October 12, 2016 - DES MOINES - The Iowa Barnstormers have re-signed linebacker Javicz Jones, Head Coach Dixie Wooten announced today. Jones (6-1, 230, Mary Hardin Baylor) returns to the Iowa Barnstormers for his third season with the team. Jones first joined the Barnstormers roster in 2015 where he saw action in all 14 games finishing the season with 97.5 total tackles. Jones' efforts earned him league honors naming him to the 2015 First Team All-IFL. In 2016, Jones closed out the Barnstormers season having appeared in 7 games and collecte... Full Story

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Iowa Barnstormers Minor League Football

League: Indoor Football League
Home: Des Moines, Iowa
Class: Indoor
Website: Iowa Barnstormers site
Schedule: Full Iowa Barnstormers Schedule
Message Board: IFL forum
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