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Forum: AFL 08-28-2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,439
Posted By NatePreds05
Dan Gilbert doesn't just run the arena, he owns...

Dan Gilbert doesn't just run the arena, he owns the arena.
Forum: AFL 07-29-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,080
Posted By NatePreds05
The Orlando Predators were league owned for part...

The Orlando Predators were league owned for part of the year. Now they have been purchased by billionaire Bryan Siegel and will be going back to Amway Arena.

San Antonio lost their owner just...
Forum: IFL 09-29-2011, 01:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 9,715
Posted By NatePreds05
Technically the Talons aren't defunct. The San...

Technically the Talons aren't defunct. The San Antonio Talons retain all records and history Tulsa. Just like when Cleveland moved to Baltimore.

And the league office decided to move to Chicago.
Forum: AFL 09-29-2011, 12:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 13,565
Posted By NatePreds05
As I am now a San Antonio resident I am looking...

As I am now a San Antonio resident I am looking forward to watching the San Antonio Talons. The future looks bright with the first signings of Garcia and Quiroga.

CD are you going to come down to...
Forum: CIFL 08-30-2011, 03:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,029
Posted By NatePreds05
RiverMonsters ownership has to find a new venue...

RiverMonsters ownership has to find a new venue to play in as the UIFL kicked them out of their arena. That's the holdup.
Forum: Indoor/Arena Football 08-05-2011, 10:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,771
Posted By NatePreds05
Laredo's logo and color scheme was very close to...

Laredo's logo and color scheme was very close to Arizona's. That is why the AFL sent the cease and desist letter. Now Dittman has fixed it and they are the Laredo Rattlesnakes with a completely...
Forum: UIFL 08-03-2011, 01:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,793
Posted By NatePreds05
Yes the Tarpons are going to play at Germain...

Yes the Tarpons are going to play at Germain Arena.
Forum: Indoor/Arena Football 07-06-2011, 01:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,025
Posted By NatePreds05
I never said it was perfect, but it beats all the...

I never said it was perfect, but it beats all the current and past indoor league models.

NO teams folding midseason
NO replacement teams or players
NO rescheduling
NO travel teams
NO unpaid...
Forum: Indoor/Arena Football 07-06-2011, 01:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,025
Posted By NatePreds05
The league provides the rules and manages the...

The league provides the rules and manages the officials. The league provides the footballs. The league secures agreements for uniforms, media coverage, sponsorships. The league handles emergency...
Forum: Indoor/Arena Football 07-06-2011, 01:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,025
Posted By NatePreds05
From what I understand the teams pay the money...

From what I understand the teams pay the money upfront. Like I said, high costs in the beginning but then the whole season owners don't have to worry about paying those salaries or insurance. Then...
Forum: Indoor/Arena Football 07-05-2011, 01:01 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,025
Posted By NatePreds05
Single league entity model. (see new AFL, old...

Single league entity model. (see new AFL, old af2)

All players and coaches are employees of the league and are paid by the league. League runs and manages insurance for all teams and players....
Forum: UIFL 01-12-2011, 01:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,833
Posted By NatePreds05
First Thread!

And first post!

Hopeful the UIFL inaugural season is a successful one and not the only one.
Forum: SIFL 11-29-2010, 02:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,444
Posted By NatePreds05
Last I heard of Marquette Smith was when he was...

Last I heard of Marquette Smith was when he was the Head Coach of the Kissimmee Kreatures in NIFL 2005, Osceola Outlaws NIFL 2006, and Osceola Ghostriders WIFL 2007. Haven't heard his name since...
Forum: IFL 10-25-2010, 04:17 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 11,742
Posted By NatePreds05
Do not confuse this new OKC IFL team with the AFL...

Do not confuse this new OKC IFL team with the AFL team/ownership group. The OKC AFL team ownership group announced folding and is refunding season ticket holders. The OKC IFL team is a NEW ownership...
Forum: AIF 09-27-2010, 11:16 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 10,061
Posted By NatePreds05
Fayetteville Guard back for 2011

The Fayetteville Guard went from being sold to an out-of-state buyer, to being grabbed up by a local group before winding up back in the hands of its original owner in a span of about eight hours...
Forum: SIFL 09-23-2010, 04:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,648
Posted By NatePreds05
Franchise in Bossier-Shreveport

Link: http://www.shreveporttimes.com/article/20100923/SPORTS/9230347/1001

The Southern Indoor Football League could
add a team.

By Jimmy Watson • jimwatson@gannett.com •
September 23, 2010...
Forum: SIFL 07-28-2010, 09:29 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 8,245
Posted By NatePreds05
Rio Grande Valley and Corpus Christi joining SIFL

Details here: http://www.themonitor.com/sports/indoor-41230-approves-return.html

Interesting note within:
"The SIFL had five teams play this season but hopes to expand to 12 to 14 franchises for...
Forum: IFL 07-28-2010, 09:23 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 34,016
Posted By NatePreds05
Securing money up front from each team for their...

Securing money up front from each team for their players is the only way to ensure all players get paid. It has been successful in the af2 and the new AFL. It also allows for league wide group...
Forum: AIF 07-08-2010, 12:08 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 14,844
Posted By NatePreds05
Ryan Petersen is the CEO of OCZ Technology, a...

Ryan Petersen is the CEO of OCZ Technology, a Silicon Valley company that had $155M in sales last year. http://ir.stockpr.com/ocztechnology

He is a multi millionaire, plenty of money to burn. If...
Forum: AFL 06-17-2010, 03:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 10,475
Posted By NatePreds05
Philly, San Jose and Kansas City are back for 2011

KC:
http://www.kcbrigade.com/

San Jose:
http://www.mercurynews.com/news/ci_15311822?source=rss

Philly:
http://www.philadelphiasoul.com/splash.cfm

Glad these three teams are back in the...
Forum: IFL 03-19-2010, 02:53 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 17,403
Posted By NatePreds05
It is also only for 4 regular season games and...

It is also only for 4 regular season games and the championship game.
Forum: SIFL 03-17-2010, 10:19 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 23,914
Posted By NatePreds05
A team will appear Rob, and the game will be...

A team will appear Rob, and the game will be played. The team just won't be the Houston Lightning. Promotion goes on. Ya gotta sell those tickets.
Forum: AIF 03-17-2010, 10:13 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,877
Posted By NatePreds05
The Guard have been a franchise for almost 5...

The Guard have been a franchise for almost 5 years now and are a successful one. So they may be the exception to your rule that successful teams need great websites. Some teams mainly focus their...
Forum: AFL 03-15-2010, 10:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,396
Posted By NatePreds05
Here's their roster as of 3/12: ...

Here's their roster as of 3/12:

BOSSIER-SHREVEPORT
HAVE BEEN ASSIGNED
DB Darrius Battles 5’11 190 9/14/85 LA-Monroe AtBSB11/23/09
WR PJ Berry 6’0 195 12/18/82 Virginia St AtBSB11/23/09
FB/LB...
Forum: IFL 03-09-2010, 01:44 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 19,391
Posted By NatePreds05
The franchise was founded by the ownership of the...

The franchise was founded by the ownership of the Tampa Bay Lightning and they paid all their fees. When the Lightning were sold to a new owner the new owner did not want to have the Storm too so the...
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