New coach is part of new look for Beef
Buda is out, Sanders in as head coach of Beef The new ownership group for Omaha's indoor football franchise is bringing a new look for its fourth season
Race for fans drives Night Train to Friday nights
10/25/02 LaCrosse Tribune
The La Crosse Night Train will be competing on Friday nights next season, mostly so the team will have only one opponent at a time
Myrtle Beach's NIFL team dubbed Stingrays
10/25/02 Myrtle Beach Sun News
"We felt like the name Stingrays really reflected the aquatic nature of the area," said the team's public relations director, April Coble. "And at the same time ... it really sounded like a good name for a football team."
RiverHawks in search of coach
10/23/02, Knoxville News-Sentinel
The Tennessee RiverHawks are searching for a football coach with the departure of Avery Atadero.
RiverHawks taking flight after holding first tryout
10/20/02 Knoxville News-Sentinel
The Tennessee RiverHawks took their first steps on the field Saturday night, or at least a few of them did.
Pro football dreams live for a day at Golf Dome
10/20/02 Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
You're five feet nothin'. A hundred and nothin'. And you have hardly a speck of athletic ability . . .
Move to Beaumont ends Rangers' history in Cenla
10/18/02 Alexandria Town Talk
The short history of the indoor football Rangers in Alexandria is over
Hopefuls take hack at Freedom at Golf Dome
10/18/02 Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
There's an interesting theme developing as the Fort Wayne Freedom indoor football team stages its first tryout this Saturday
Bucks make it official; re-sign coach
10/17/02 Houma Courier
Jack Phillips signed a one-year extension to remain with the Bayou Bucks as their coach.
Three short tales about the NIFL
10/17/02 Myrtle Beach Sun News
The first player signed by the area's upstart National Indoor Football League team knows about playing with pain.
Weather-proof football heads to town
10/16/02 The Beaumont Enterprise 10/16/2002
BEAUMONT - The City Council on Tuesday officially brought indoor professional football here, and tickets could go on sale as early as next month.
New team ready to ride
10/16/02 Lexington Herald Leader
Just days after the Men O' War hockey team made its Rupp Arena debut, Lexington's newest professional sports team unveiled its nickname, logo and colors at the Lexington Civic Center yesterday.
Indoor football comes to Lexington
10/15/02 WLAP News Radio Lexington
Lexington's newest professional sports franchise unveiled their team name, logo, and colors today at a press conference in the Lexington Civic Center
Street gets a chance with Bills
10/15/02 Bismarck Tribune
A.J. Street was cut by the Sioux Falls Storm and the Rapid City Red Dogs last year, but now he's getting a look from the Buffalo Bills
The lowdown on Myrtle Beach's NIFL team
10/11/02 Myrtle Beach Sun News
Pardon the abbreviation, but it's time to play NIFL Q&A. If you've got the Q's, I've got the A's:
His dream finds life in Freedom
10/03/02 Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
He had only one answer, forever and ever. Every year the teacher would go around the room, and she would ask little Johnny and little Susie and little Rich Huff what they wanted to be when they grew up, and if Johnny and Susie didn't know sometimes, Rich Huff
Bandits sign exCardinal
11/20/02 Bandits Press Release
Today the Sioux City Bandits of the National Indoor Football League (NIFL) are pleased to announce the Signing of Brad Ottis
2003 LadyHawks have landed
11/20/02 RiverHawks Press Release
KNOXVILLE, TN- The Tennessee LadyHawks, professional dance team for Tennessee RiverHawks Indoor Professional Football, hosted tryouts for the 2003 squad on Saturday, November 16, 2002.
All American, Salter, sign with Outlaws
11/19/02 Outlaws Press Release
The Billings Outlaws are really excited about their most recent signing. Travis Salter a two time all American who has recently completed his college playing career with Rocky Mountain College
Dance team tryouts
11/16/03 Greyhound Girls Press Release
Ohio Valley Greyhounds announce Dance team tryouts will be on December 8th
It's official, Austin is the Rockers
11/15/02 Rockers Press Release
New logo and contact information released.
New ticket outlet for Driller home games
11/14/02 Drillers Press Release
The Beaumont Drillers are pleased to announce the addition of the Beaumont Civic Center as a ticket outlet
Warriors do battle in Utah
11/14/02 Warriors Press Release
The Utah Warriors are storming into Utah. However, these Warriors do not throw spears, they throw spirals. The Warriors are the newest members to the NIFL and are looking forward to a successful first season.
Evening of Champions
11/13/03 Greyhounds Press Release
Wheeling, WV- The 2002 NIFL National Champion Ohio Valley Greyhounds would like to announce an “Evening of Champions” at the Wheeling Civic Center
Bandits 2003 combine tryout
11/13/02 Bandits Press Release
The Sioux City Bandits of the National Indoor Football League would like to announce that on December 7, 2002, will be holding a open tryout
Beaumont Drillers announce schedule
11/13/02 Drillers Press Release
The Beaumont Drillers will open their inaugural season on March 5, 2003 against the Tupelo Fire Ants.
FireAnts tryouts this Sunday
11/12/02 FireAnts Press Release
The Tupelo FireAnts will conduct their first team tryouts for the 2003 season this Sunday, November 17th starting at 1:00pm at Robbins Field in Tupelo.
Warriors introduce coach
11/12/02 Warriors Press Release
Every band of warriors needs a leader, someone with experience, talent and vision who understands what it takes to win. For the Utah Warriors, that leader is head coach Lee Leslie.
Beef announce tryouts for December
11/12/02 Beef Press Release
Tryout is one of three scheduled in preparation for the 2003 season.
Night Train to hold tryouts at UW-Eau Claire
11/12/02 Night Train Press Release
The La Crosse Night Train of the National Indoor Football League will hold a tryout for any former college or professional players on Saturday, January 11
Drillers tryouts November 23rd
11/11/02 Drillers Press Release
The first open tryout for the NIFL’s Beaumont Drillers will be held Saturday, November 23 at Fairpark Coliseum in Beaumont, TX
Drillers announce ticket sales
11/11/02 Drillers Press Release
Beaumont Drillers announced today that season tickets for the 2003 season are now on sale.
Final Steam dance team tryouts
11/11/02 Night Train Press Release
The “Steam” Dance Team of the La Crosse Night Train will hold its final tryouts for the 2003
Red Dogs announce tryouts
11/11/02 Red Dogs Press Release
The Rapid Red Dogs will be hosting their annual tryout on Saturday November 23, 2002
Warriors unveil logo.
11/11/02 Warriors Press Release
The Utah Warriors have unveiled their logo and plan on announcing tryout and ticket information within the next couple of weeks. A website is in the pre design stages
Bandits announce tryouts
11/10/02 Bandits Press Release
The Sioux City Bandits of the National Indoor Football League would like to announce that on December 7, 2002, will be holding a open tryout for the 2003 Bandits squad. Registration starts at 7:00 am at South Ridge Golf Course Golf Dome at 618 W. 29th St. in South Sioux City, NE
Introducing Red Dogs 2003
11/08/02 Red Dogs Press Release
Signings, Ticket sales kickoff and more!
Horsemen name Franklin Head Coach
11/07/02 Horsemen Press Release
Lexington, KY, October 30, 2002 – The Lexington Horsemen today announced the hiring of their first head coach in franchise history.
Bayou Bucks announce tryouts
11/07/02 Bayou Bucks Press Release
Tryouts for the 2003 Bayou Bucks National Indoor Football Team will be December 7th at 8:00 AM.
Beaumont now Drillers. Diaz to lead
11/.06/02 Drillers Press Release
Lynn Linderman’s entry of Beaumont Drillers was selected as the winning entry for the Name the Team contest sponsored by NBC affiliate KBTV, channel 4. The team name and logo were revealed today in a press conference held at the Home of the Beaumont Drillers, the Beaumont Hilton.
Four vets sign back on with Outlaws
11/06/02 Outlaws Press Release
The Billings Outlaws are excited and pleased to announce the signing of four veteran Outlaw players.
FireAnts get ready for 2003 ...... announce first tryout dates
11/06/02 FireAnts Press Release
The FireAnts are gearing up for their third season of professional indoor football in Tupelo.
New alignment and teams for 2003
10/30/02 NIFL Press Release
The NIFL is proud to announce the addition of the following teams for it's 3rd season of play
About the Show Me Believers
10/29/02 Believers Press Release
About the Team: Playing for the first time as the Show Me Believers, the team made believers out of more than 9000 fans who attended the last two games of the 2002 season.
Night Train and La Crosse Tribune Join Forces for Kidfest 2002
10/29/02 Night Train press release
The La Crosse Night Train has joined together with La Crosse Tribune to co-sponsor Kidfest 2002
Utah Warriors join NIFL for 2003
10/29/02 NIFL Website News
Believers announce tryouts
10/29/02 Believers Press Release
When: Saturday, November 16, 2002 Where: St. Charles Family Arena
New look-new ownership for Omaha Beef
10/28/02 Beef Press Release
Just one day after announcing the purchase of the Omaha Beef, Heartland Sports Enterprises announces the signing of a new head coach and a brand new look for the team.
New ownership team for Beef
10/27/02 Beef Press Release
Heartland Sports Enterprises, co-founded by Jay and Harlan Noddle, announces it has successfully finalized the deal to purchase the Omaha Beef.
Cavalry announce signings
10/24/02 Cavalry Press Release
The Wyoming Cavalry currently has signed the following 2002 season returners:
First Outlaws tryout is Nov. 17
10/17/02 Outlaws Press Release
The Billings Outlaws indoor football team has set Sunday, Nov. 17 as the date of its first open tryout for the 2003 season. The camp will be from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Metra.
RiverHawks search for new talent
10/15/02 Riverhawks Press Release
KNOXVILLE, TN- The Tennessee RiverHawks, Knoxville’s new indoor football team, are holding tryouts for the 2003 squad. The team is taking the opportunity to search for talent in Knoxville and the surrounding area.
Myrtle Beach now in the game of Indoor Football!
10/13/02 Myrtle Beach Press Release
Myrtle Beach, SC: The National Indoor Football League has a new team on the schedule, Palmetto Entertainment Group, LLC announced today the arrival of the new Myrtle Beach Indoor Football team to begin play at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center in spring of 2003
Higgs resigns with Outlaws
10/04/02 Outlaws Press Release
BILLINGS The Billings Outlaws are excited to announce that Albert Higgs the successful quarterback of the 2002 season has recently re-signed with the Outlaws for the 2003 season
Off-Season Wins for The Omaha Beef
10/04/02 Beef Press Release
From the playing field to the half-time show, The Omaha Beef receive top honors from the Pacific Conference of the NIFL, the National Indoor Football League.
Indoor football returns to Knoxville
10/01/02 RiverHawks Press Release
KNOXVILLE, TN- Tennessee Indoor Professional Sports, Inc., ownership group of the new indoor football franchise in Knoxville announced the team name and logo today at a press conference held at Volunteer Landing.
Diesel season ticket plan announced
09/24/02 Diesel Press Release
Season Tickets for the 2003 season of the Tri-City Diesel are now available for purchase.