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LME Parters with the Dallas Desperados for football event at Texas Stadium

June 20, 2008 - Arena Football League (1987-2008) (AFL I) - Dallas Desperados News Release

Like Minded Enterprises has teamed up with the Dallas Desperados to hold a Blitz event at Texas Stadium on July 19, 2008. The Blitz at Texas Stadium is a one day event consisting of physical testing, position specific instruction, and a "gauntlet" style skills competition.

The event is limited to 200 participants ages 14 to 18 years old. Participants will receive cutting edge physical testing from Exact Sports, instruction from football professionals like former all-pro wide receiver Jake Reed, Dallas Desperados Head Coach Will McClay, former Dallas Cowboys coach Joe Avezzano, Dallas Desperados Quarterback Clint Dolezel, and San Diego Chargers Offensive Lineman Courtney Hall.

In addition, Gridiron Heroes will be making a presentation on the awareness and prevention of spinal cord injuries. Gridiron Heroes is a non-profit organization whose mission is to provide immediate, as well as, long term resources and support to individuals sustaining catastrophic spinal cord injury through activities associated with high school football. For more information about Gridiron Heroes or to make a difference, go to

As part of their particpation fee, attendees will receive a one year premium membership to allows the athlete to create an On-Line Football Resume that contains stats, game video, coach testimonials, athletic achievements, media links and more. Select testing events & skill competitions will be videoed & uploaded to participants' Football Resumes.

LME President Allen Cordrey says, "We are very pleased to be partnering with the Dallas Desperados to hold this event at historic Texas Stadium. Our goal with the Blitz event is to address the total athlete and we could not ask for a better partner or more appropriate venue to achieve that goal."

For more information on the Blitz or to register, please visit

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