Gridiron Down Under

Jesse Williams diagnosed with cancer

The gridiron community in Australia wakes to the terrible news that Seattle Seahawk Jesse Williams has been diagnosed with cancer and will undergo kidney surgery. The team announced Williams’ diagnosis of papillary type 2 cancer Monday but did not provide details. In a...
Warriors vs Rangers

Gridiron Victoria Week 3 Results

Week 3 – Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th May Saturday 16th May – Maryvale Reserve, Grant Street Morwell (Google Map) 10:30am Pakenham Silverbacks defeat Monash Barbarians 24-14 1:30pm Northern Raiders defeat Gippsland Gladiators  14-13   Saturday 16th May – The Cove: Corio...
Jarryd Hayne

Jarryd Hayne bandwagon rolls on.

There has been no shortage of puff pieces about Jarryd Hayne being run by foxsports.com.au thankfully they pointed out that Hayne has not been involved in a practice with the pads on in this weeks story. One thing that seems to be continually pointed out is how much of a football...
TWITTER

Follow the Aussies in the NFL

The popularity of social media with NFL players is growing all the time and it is no different for the Aussies, we took a look at the list of Australians on NFL rosters, now you can keep up to date on them. NFL camp season is not far away so below we have put together a list of...

7 Australians in the NFL!

Well right now there is seven but we are going to lose a few…. Best known is probably Jesse Williams AKA “The Monstar” The Seahawks waived the 24-year-old defensive tackle earlier this year after he spent two seasons on the team’s IR because of constant knee...

Under 19 World Cup Qualifier on Sunshine Coast

Yesterday (13th May 2015) the Sunshine Coast Council announced it will play host when Australia takes on New Zealand in a Under 19 World Cup Qualifier on July 11. The venue will be Sunshine Coast Stadium (Pictured), a grass surface which normally sees Union, League and Soccer on...

2016 Bowl Game in Melbourne?

ESPN has been reporting that there is a group lead by Paul Sergeant to host a College Football Bowl game at Etihad Stadium, this story is now on CBS Sports and Bleacher Report. The bowl game would feature one team from the Pac 12 Conference and one team from the Mountain West...
NGL

Who is the NGL?

The NGL appeared on my radar when a fried liked the NGL’s Facebook page and I thought to myself “Who is trying to cash in on Gridiron now…” According to an story that is on smh.com.au written by Beth Newman the NGL managing partner is Marcin Soluch who has...

2015 IFAF World Championships

A group of Australian players have been lucky enough to have been selected to represent Australia at the 2015 IFAF World Championships and thankfully Gridiron Australia has let Victorian players represent. but what sort of tournament are they headed too? 2015 IFAF World...

Gridiron Victoria Week 2 results

Gridiron Victoria Week Two Results Saturday 9th May – The Cove: Corio Community Reserve, 20 Hendy Street Corio (enter off Bogong) 10:30am Croydon Rangers defeat Melbourne Uni Royals  58-0 1:30pm South Eastern Predators defeat Geelong Buccaneers  32-28   Saturday 9th ...