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Chicago Rush: 2012 Season In Review

Posted by on Aug 5, 2012 | 0 comments

The Rush finished the 2012 season with a 10-8 record but failed to make the playoffs. The Chicago Rush played their 11th season in the Arena Football League in 2012, and I witnessed it first hand. Overview: The Rush began the 2012 season with a lot of promise. Coming off of a division championship season in 2011, the Rush were hoping to carry that momentum into 2012. The Rush began the season...

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COUGARS 5 RIVER BANDITS 3 FINAL SCORE

Posted by on Jul 30, 2012 | 0 comments

The Cougars celebrating after their victory. The Cougars completed the sweep of the Quad Cities River Bandits today and here’s how it all happened: First Inning: Top: No scoring, Angel Baez pitches a 1, 2, 3 inning. Bottom: No Scoring. Justin Trapp filed out, Alex Llanos singled then stole second, but then Danny Mateo and Jorge Bonifacio struck out to end the inning leaving Llanos stranded...

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KANE COUNTY COUGARS VS QUAD CITIES RIVER BANDITS 7-30-12 PRE-GAME REPORT

Posted by on Jul 30, 2012 | 0 comments

Cougars during pre-game warm ups. After a sluggish finish to the first half of the season, the Cougars are trying to turn things around. Before the all-star break the Cougars finished the first half of the 2012 season on a five game losing streak. Now in the first few weeks of the second half, the Cougars are just one game over .500 (18-17) and are three games behind the division leading Clinton...

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BEARS ACQUIRE BRIAN PRICE

Posted by on Jul 26, 2012 | 0 comments

Price played with Tampa Bay last year. Out of all of the off season moves the Bears made during the spring, many felt that the defensive tackle position wasn’t addressed properly. Well now the Bears have finally done so with the trade they made today. In exchange for a late round draft pick in 2013, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers were more than kind enough to send defensive tackle Brian Price...

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ANOTHER AFL WORK STOPPAGE IN THE WORKS?

Posted by on Jul 23, 2012 | 0 comments

Late last night, multiple sources conveyed information to me that the AFL Players Union is threatening another work stoppage. And with the AFL playoffs starting this week, this news couldn’t have come at a worst time. While details are still sketchy, reports are that AFLPU President Ivan Soto has said that there have been multiple issues between the union and the league in regards to...

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