RENTON — Ken Cornist hadn't seen his family in four months, but his dad flew north from San Diego to watch the running back play in the Seattle-Tacoma Cobras' league opener Saturday night.
A little extra motivation never hurts.
Cornist cut through the Utah Argos' defense 24 times for 176 yards and five touchdowns, Kelvin Miller intercepted two passes and blocked a field goal, and the Cobras pulled away in the second half to win 37-22 at Renton Memorial Stadium.
In a game [...]
RENTON — The Seattle-Tacoma Cobras finally got a chance to make contact with players in different-colored jerseys Saturday night, but the competition didn't last long.
The Cobras (1-0), who will open Professional Developmental Football League play on June 8, took apart the semipro Inner City Shine from Oregon 77-12 in their season opener at Renton Memorial Stadium.
It was a dominant effort in all phases of the game as Sea-Tac scored on every offensive possession and surrendered less than 200 total yards.
The Seattle Tacoma Cobras lock down schedule for the 2013 season. The season schedule goes as follows:
2013 EXHIBITION GAME SCHEDULEDate HOME AWAY City, State Kickoff W/L 4/13 Green vs White Game Federal Way, WA TBA 5/18 Inner City Shine(OR)
2013 SEATTLE-TACOMA COBRAS GAME SCHEDULEWeek Date HOME AWAY City,State Kickoff W/L 1 6/1/2013 Bye 2 6/8/2013 Renton, WA 7pm 3 6/22/2013 Renton, WA 7pm 4 6/29/2013 Boise, ID 7pm 5 7/6/2013 Portland, OR 6pm 6 7/13/2013 Renton, WA 7pm
The Seattle Tacoma Cobras are building new talent to catch a lot of balls this season. Newly acquire TE Aaron Muhammad and along with Maurice Shaw will be ready to take on all others. Aaron is 6'4 255 out of Western Illinois University and teammates of Raynard Pamilton. "We value his leadership qualities and will bring a new work ethic to the team"~ B.Morris
While at WIU Aaron was voted team captain as a senior. Aaron played in all 11 games [...]
The Professional Developmental Football League has announce the site and date of the their 1st ever PDFL Kickoff Classic. The Kickoff Classic is an exhibition game that will be played the week before the start of the regular season.
This years game will feature the Carolina Knights VS. The Georgia Invaders. BREC Memorial Stadium in Baton Rouge, Louisiana will be the site of this year’s classic. The game will be played on Saturday May 4th, 2013 at 7:30 PM.
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Tacoma, Washington-The Professional Developmental Football Executive Offices have announced that the PDFL and Owner Mr. Kenneth Roberson have come to a mutual agreement to acquire full ownership of the team for an undisclosed compensation. This change will take effect immediately. New ownership will be announced in the near future.
JJ Fayed will be promoted to General Manager and take over the executive duties of the team on behalf of the PDFL until the new ownership group is announced. [...]
Great things come of small beginnings. The seed in time will grow into a tree. And ideas manifest to reality. This past Saturday was the first conference held by the Professional Developmental Football League to further establish partnerships, rules and regulations, and the framework for the future. Eleven different franchise teams’ representatives from across America came to the sports conference to hash out how best to empower and enhance the careers of their players. The Professional Developmental Football League (PDFL) [...]