The Richmond Raiders are excited to announce the return of their quarterback and the 2012 Professional Indoor Football League MVP, Antwon Young, for the 2013 season.
The Richmond Raiders announced the signing of former second-team All-ACC safety Davon Morgan for the 2013 season.
The Richmond Raiders have inked five players to preseason contracts including one returning player from the 2012 PIFL runner-up and four newcomers to the team. They represent a mixture of veterans and younger players who Head Coach James Fuller believes will provide additional quality up and down the roster.
Even though the start of the Richmond Raiders’ fourth season is five months away, the team continues to work hard to assemble a squad that can improve on 2012’s PIFL runner-up finish. Fifty-seven hopeful players looking to be part of the 2013 roster participated in Saturday’s open tryout at the Richmond Coliseum, and a number of them at all positions made an impression on Raider head coach James Fuller.
The Richmond Raiders have signed several players as they continue to add to the preseason roster. Seven returning players will provide experience and depth on both sides of the ball, and two newcomers will challenge for gameday spots in 2013.
The Richmond Raiders have taken the first step toward the 2013 professional indoor football season by signing three veteran players. The first three members of the 2013 Raiders are wide receiver Herb Jones, center Derek Stoudt, and defensive lineman James Carter.
The Richmond Raiders (11-2) took the lead early and never relinquished it, but even so, the outcome of the semifinal PIFL playoff game against the Louisiana Swashbucklers (6-7) was not certain until the final Louisiana pass fell incomplete with no time left on the clock
The final game of the regular 2012 season, which took place between the Richmond Raiders (10-2) and the Albany Panthers (10-2), is one no one who was there will soon forget. Suffice it to say the two teams kept the 3,735 fans present at the Richmond Coliseum on the edges of their seats for the entire evening
The Richmond Raiders professional indoor football team announced today that the National Football League and the Professional Indoor Football League have recently completed a partnership agreement for the development of PIFL officials for the 2012 indoor football season beginning on March 10 in at the Richmond Coliseum and ending with a championship game in late [...]