Media Information

Contact Information

Brian McLean
Sr. Writer and  Media
Seattle-Tacoma Cobras Football Club
(253) 677-8252

[email protected]

Susana Rios
Internet and social media director
Seattle-Tacoma Cobras Football Club
(253) 3262422


Access to Players and Coaches: All player and coach interviews must be arranged through Brian McLean, Sr. Writer and Media at (253) 677-8252 or (253)590-6159 office. Players and coaches will also be available after practice on regular practice days.


Attending Practice: Media will receive a practice schedule weekly. For daily updates to the schedule, please call (253) 590-6159. Practices are open to the media, unless otherwise noted. Media may watch practice from the sidelines. Please do not approach players or coaches during practice. The Seattle-Tacoma Cobras will practice at Surpise Lake Middle School Field 2001 Milton Way Milton, WA 98354.


Filming Practice: The second 10-minute period of practice is open to TV cameras to film from the sidelines.  All broadcast equipment must be removed from the practice field immediately after the 10 minutes has elapsed. Broadcast media may be asked to turn off their cameras at the discretion of Seattle-Tacoma Cobras coaches or communications staff during this filming of practice.  Camera personnel may not enter the playing field, unless permission has been granted.


Pre-game Coaches Media Conference: Pre-game media conferences are held on TBA one day prior to the game.  Game notes, rosters and league handouts will be available. Players are available to media following the walk-through on the field.


Accreditation: Season passes are issued to those members of the media who regularly cover the Seattle-Tacoma Cobras. Single game accreditation may be requested by contacting Marie Davis at least 72 hours before the game. All credentials are issued to a specific individual and are non-transferable. Single game credentials may be picked up at the Coaches' media conference one day prior to the game. All unclaimed passes will be available for pick-up game day at the Renton Memorial Stadium, 406 Logan Ave. North, Renton, WA, 98057. Two hours or less before kickoff, passes can be picked up at the ticket window at Gate 1 of the stadium.


Media Accreditation

Please email Susana Rios [email protected] or call (253)590-6159


Game Day Photographers: Sideline photography during Cobra home games is limited to working media on assignment from a recognized outlet. Free-lance photographers must provide the Seattle-Tacoma Cobras Football Club with ten (10) 8×10 and twenty (20) 5×7 prints email [email protected]  Working media credentials must be displayed at all times.


Game Day Information:

Media entrance/location: The Media Center is found on the right side Renton Memorial Stadium.  Player and Media entrance down ramp Entrance to the stadium is located at southeast end Renton Memorial Stadium.


Media Center:  The Renton Memorial Stadium Media Center is for working members of the media only. Media Center space is limited. Seating is not guaranteed.


Media Center Services:

  • Team game notes, depth charts, PDFL statistics, game day information provided.

  • Play-by-play statistics are provided at the end of each quarter and distributed throughout the game.

  • Final statistics are available approximately 20 minutes after the game.

  • Transmission Facilities: Must have own wireless internet access.

  • Food and Beverage Service:  A meal will be first come first served one hour prior to kick-off.  Beverages are available throughout the game.



On-field access during game: Media will only be permitted to access the field when there is five minutes left in the fourth quarter.  Requests for earlier admittance can be directed to Susana Rios at least one day prior to game day.


Post-game interviews: Cobra Head Coach Richard McClesky will hold a post-game media conference in the back of the stands left of the concession stand of Renton Memorial Stadium following each home game. The Seattle-Tacoma Cobras Locker Room will be open following the head coach post-game media conference.

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