Gridiron Down Under

Sam Irwin-Hill signs with Cowboys

Australia and Bendigo native Sam Irwin-Hill has been signed by America’s team the Dallas Cowboys. The signing was announced on twitter by DEC Management, Irwin-Hill a product out of Arkansas has been into NFL training camps before with the Colts but was unable to win the...

Stan Gaudion commits to the University of Hawaii

I have lost count how many stories we have done about young Australians headed to the USA to play football but I can tell you I never tire of it. Stan Gaudion a 2014 graduate of Scotch College in Melbourne and former member of the Australian Football League’s Gold Coast Academy,...

Victorian Kirk Christodoulou offered scholarship to Pittsburgh

Via his Facebook page, Victorian Kirk Christodoulou has been offered a scholarship to the University of Pittsburgh to play Football for the Panthers from 2017. Like many of the Australians in the NCAA Christodoulou was a part of the Pro Kick Australia program. You can see...

Jamie Keehn in camp on a tryout contract with Panthers

The Charlotte Observer is reporting that former LSU punter Jamie Keehn will be attending the Carolina Panthers rookie camp on Friday and Saturday in Charlotte. The Panthers are looking for a replacement for Brad Nortman, who signed a four-year, $8.8 million contract with...

Dane Roy commits to the University of Houston

As featured on Channel 9 news last night Dane Roy has committed to punt for the University of Houston Cougars. Roy made the announcement on his Facebook page earlier today. Wow. What a whirlwind past 6 months! All starting from that kick on grand final day last year! I am excited...

Punter Michael Sleep-Dalton commits to ASU

The Pro Kick Australia machine has just landed another punter in the NCAA Football Bowl Subdivision, Michael Sleep-Dalton has announced on Twitter that he has committed to Arizona State University Sundevils. Sleep-Dalton played aussie rules for St. Joseph’s College in...

Melbournian Chris Tilbey commits to USC

Chris Tilbey from Melbourne is off to the University of Southern California (USC) this season to be a punter after transferring from City College of San Francisco where he was a punter and tight end. Tilbey is another product out of the Pro Kick Australia program and I am sure...

Australian punter Michael Dickson committed to Texas

More awesome news coming out of the great state of Texas, with Australian punter Michael Dickson committing to the Longhorns. Dickson is another product of Prokick Australia, with Prokick director Nathan Chapman heaping praise on his latest charge to get a chance at NCAA level in...