AFL Team Doesn’t Really Get What “Fold” Means

We continue to mourn the effective end of the Arena Football League today after their announcement that the league was folding and declaring bankruptcy. We fondly remember spending a few evenings in Veterans Auditorium in Des Moines, watching Kurt Warner throw touchdowns to guys we’d never heard of as the Barnstormers proved you can have a terrible team name and still succeed in the world of professional sports.

Animal House Speech
(Nothing is over until Grand Rapids decides it is!)

But one Arena Football team isn’t taking the bad news lying down. The Grand Rapids Rampage, which sounds like a bad neurological livestock disease, are “committed to putting a team on the field.” Guys, that just sounds like practice but with the nice uniforms on.

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