THE RUSH PLAYOFF HOPES ARE NOW OUT THE WINDOW

A Russ Michna pass intented for #6 Jared Perry is intercepted early in the game. It started with a pre-game fist fight, continued with questionable officiating, and ended with the Rush playoff hopes drying up like the Sahara Desert. The Rush lost by a final score of 61-54. It was a hard fought game from…

TALONS 61 RUSH 54 FINAL SCORE

The Rush finish their home schedule on a losing note and here’s how it all went down: First Quarter: A brawl between both teams broke out before kickoff. But once the game started Rush Receiver Reggie Gray returned the opening kick the full 50 yards to take a 7-0 lead with 14:10 remaining in the…

CHICAGO RUSH VS SAN ANTONIO TALONS 7-8-12 PRE-GAME REPORT

So far it’s quiet at the Allstate Arena Today is the final home game for the Chicago Rush on the 2012 AFL season, but it is also the most important game of the season. Today the Rush welcome division rivals the San Antonio Talons to Rosemont. The Talons are first place in the Central Division…

THE RUSH PLAY THEIR FINAL HOME GAME THIS SUNDAY

The Rush have compiled a 7-1 record at the Allstate Arena this season. It seems like just yesterday I was in Rosemont on that cold March night when the Rush first started the 2012 season. Well in two days that season will come to a close as the Rush play their final home game of…

RUSH SUFFER FIRST HOME LOSS OF THE 2012 SEASON

SaberCats Quarterback Mark Grieb threw for 6 touchdowns last night. The Rush had the perfect opportunity in front of them last night. San Jose came into this game losing two in a row {Including an AFL record setter last week}, while the Rush had won two in row plus they were 7-0 at home. Not…

Fire 2 Crew 1 Final Score

The team celebrates after it’s 2-1 victory over Columbus. The Fire finally have their first 2 game winning streak of the 2012 MLS season, and here is how it happened: First Half: 02’ Marco Pappa scores for the Fire off of an intercepted pass to take a 1-0 lead. 26’ Dominic Oduro scores on his…

THE RUSH WILL NEED TO BE ROAD WARRIORS ON SATURDAY NIGHT

  The Rush hit the road again this week but this time they do so with a little more optimism on their side. The Rush make their way to Kansas City to take on the second worst team in the Arena Football League. The Kansas City Command are only 3-10 this year, with two of…

ITS OFFICIAL: THE AFL AND THE AFLPU HAVE COME TO AN AGREEMENT

  As I reported in my previous article, the Arena Football League executive office and the Arena Football League Players Union reached a principle agreement over the weekend: http://michelledubiel.com/~micheox4/websites/q101/2012/06/the-rush-defense-stands-its-ground/ As of late Sunday night I had received word that for the first time in AFL history, the league and it’s players will have a formal, legally…

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