New Owner Of Chicago Arena Football Team Is A Bankrupt Convicted Felon

David Staral Jr. bought the Arena Football League's Chicago Rush in February. He replaced an owner whose tenure had lasted three months before the league "terminated its relationship" with her because of financial issues. But, look: Staral has three convicted felonies to go with even bigger financial issues. » 5/07/13 6:11pm 5/07/13 6:11pm

Pittsburgh Arena Football Team Released Its Entire Roster During…

Arena Football League players presumably aren't in it for the money, since, at roughly $400 per game, most of them don't make all that much money to begin with. Those who would like to the league improve player salaries don't have much leverage, either, since it's pretty easy for a league composed mostly of guys off… » 3/12/12 1:55pm 3/12/12 1:55pm

Last Night's Arena Football Season-Opener Was A Farce

Arena Football's 25th season kicked off last night, but it would be a stretch to call what was played in Orlando "football." A players' strike hours before kickoff meant both teams mostly used replacement players selected in a draft before the game, leaving NFL Network announcers without rosters and some players … » 3/10/12 12:14pm 3/10/12 12:14pm