Iowa Barnstormers Sign RB Aaron Forbes
The Iowa Barnstormers have signed running back Aaron Forbes to the 2021 roster, Head Coach Ameer Ismail announced today.
Forbes (5-10, 210, Villanova University) joins the Iowa Barnstormers for his rookie season in the Indoor Football League (IFL). Collegiately, Forbes spent four years at Villanova University. During his time with the Wildcats, Forbes appeared in 42 games where he collected 18 rushing touchdowns as well as five receiving touchdowns. Forbes also received Third Team CAA Football All Conference honors and was named a team captain ahead of his senior season.
"Aaron is a powerful running back that can pass protect and enjoys contact. He runs downhill and finishes his runs," said Coach Ismail. "I want to see him be very aggressive and tough at camp. I look for him to bring that physicality."
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