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The Rush Take Command of the Central Division and the Bears Add Two New Faces

Posted by on Apr 27, 2013 | 0 comments

It was a busy Friday night for both of Chicago’s professional football teams. The Rush were looking to continue their winning streak while the Bears were bringing in talent for the future….. The Rush made their way to corn country on Friday night as they took a trip to Des Moines to take on the Iowa Barnstormers. The Rush lost to the Barnstormers in their season opener back on March...

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The 2013 AFL Season Starts On A Sour Note For The Chicago Rush

Posted by on Mar 23, 2013 | 0 comments

  Despite all of the excitement, anticipation, and positive energy heading into tonight’s game, the energy was anything but positive as the Rush lose the 2013 season opener to the Iowa Barnstormers. Miscues and poor offense in the first half, followed by some bad plays and turnovers in the second half, left the Rush playing catch up all night. Some costly errors within the first few...

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The New Look Chicago Rush Open Up The 2013 Season

Posted by on Mar 23, 2013 | 0 comments

  After one of the more chaotic off seasons in team history, the 2013 Chicago Rush have made it to opening day. And they do so with a new look, new colors, new uniforms, and a new attitude. Today they take on their bitter division rivals, the Iowa Barnstormers. The Barnstormers are coached by former Rush head coach Mike Hohensee, who called the shots at Allstate Arena from 2001-2010. He was...

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RUSH 61 BARNSTORMERS 50 FINAL SCORE

Posted by on May 6, 2012 | 0 comments

After a sluggish start in the first half, the Rush picked up the pace on both sides of the ball in the second. The Rush walk out of Allstate Arena with a  61-50 victory and here’s how it all went down: First Quarter: Iowa won the coin toss and on their first possession they started shakey. Barnstormers QB J.J. Raternik was sacked twice, called for intentional grounding, and even almost...

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BARNSTORMERS 28 RUSH 24 HALFTIME

Posted by on May 6, 2012 | 0 comments

The Rush are only down by 4 at the half. But that’s because they let Iowa score early, along with miscues and poor clock management the Rush find themselves behind instead of ahead. Russ Michna has thrown 2 touchdown passes to Reggie Gray and Terrance Turner. The other touchdown came from a 1 yard run by backup Quarterback Luke Drone. And just before halftime Mike Salerno kicked a 20 yard...

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