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Former AAL Lineman Signs with Jacksonville JACKSONVILLE – The 2019 National Arena League champion...

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Pirates Bring Back D...

The Massachusetts Pirates have re-signed defensive lineman Willie Yarbary for the upcoming season....

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Pirates Sign WR Darr...

The Massachusetts Pirates have signed wide receiver Darren Carrington II for the 2020 season. Carr...

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Jacksonville Acquire...

Receiver / Kick Returner Ready to Make a Quick Impact JACKSONVILLE – The 2019 National Arena Leag...

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Espinoza resigns wit...

The Columbus Lions are bringing back a big piece of the offense that got them to back to back cham...

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All-NAL Defensive Ba...

Former JU Dolphin suites up for Second Season with the Sharks JACKSONVILLE – The 2019 National Ar...

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NAL Championship MVP...

Shark Veteran is Ready for Third Season with Jacksonville JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville Sharks ...

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Carolina Cobras Sign...

The Carolina Cobras announce the signing of QB Sam Catronova. Sam Castronova (6’2” 205 Bethel Uni...

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Pirates Name Patrick...

The Massachusetts Pirates have announced that former three-time Super Bowl Champion Patrick Pass w...

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Pirates Sign Khaseem...

The Massachusetts Pirates have signed former NFL linebacker Khaseem Greene for the 2020 season. Gr...

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Pirates Sign Lamar J...

The Massachusetts Pirates have signed wide receiver Lamar Jordan for the upcoming season. Jordan w...

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Lions resign Standou...

The Columbus Lions resigned one of the most dangerous wide receivers in the National Arena League ...

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DE RJ Roberts Re-ups...

The Massachusetts Pirates have signed defensive end Roosevelt (RJ) Roberts for the 2020 season. Af...

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Pirates Re-sign WR T...

The Massachusetts Pirates have re-signed wide receiver Thomas Owens. This past season Owens was th...

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Lions sign Alabama n...

Another day, another big signing for the Columbus Lions as Desmond Reece joins the team. Reece, th...

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Carolina Cobras sign...

Greensboro, NC The Carolina Cobras announce the signing of WR/LB Ishmael Zamora for the 2020 seas...

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Carolina Cobras sign...

The Carolina Cobras announce the signing of WR/LB John Robinson-Woodgett for the 2020 season. Joh...

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Pirates Sign OL Kend...

The Massachusetts Pirates have signed offensive lineman Kendall Calhoun for the 2020 season. After...

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Griggs Returns for 2...

One of the most dominant players in the National Arena League will return to the Massachusetts Pir...

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Lions sign standout ...

The Columbus Lions made a splash in free agency as the team signed defensive lineman Jamar King. K...

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Khalid Wooten Re-sig...

The Massachusetts Pirates have re-signed defensive back Khalid Wooten for the 2020 season. This wi...

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Pirates Add Reggie G...

The Massachusetts Pirates have named former Arena Football League star wide receiver Reggie Gray A...

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Carolina Cobras re-s...

The Cobras announce the return of the beast in the middle DL Walter Thomas (6’5” 340 Oklahoma Stat...

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Orlando Predators An...

The new owners of the Orlando Predators are working to return their team and Arena Football to a m...

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IFL Lineman Taylor W...

Warner Prepares for First Season with the Sharks  JACKSONVILLE – Offensive Lineman Taylor Wa...

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QB Alejandro Bennifi...

The Massachusetts Pirates professional arena football team in Worcester has re-signed former Unive...

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Offensive Lineman Ju...

Former Orlando Predator signs with Sharks JACKSONVILLE – Offensive Lineman Justin Cook (6’5, 335)...

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Bell Back with Pirat...

The Massachusetts Pirates have re-signed offensive lineman/fullback Mitchell Bell for the 2020 sea...

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National Arena Leagu...

ATLANTA – After yesterday’s expansion news the National Arena League has another exciting announce...

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National Arena Leagu...

ATLANTA – The National Arena League is proud to announce that two more teams are joining the NAL f...

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All-NAL Fullback Als...

Fuller Looks to Repeat League Leading Rushing Attack JACKSONVILLE – Fullback Alstevis Squirewell ...

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Carolina Cobras sign...

The Carolina Cobras announce the signing of FB/LB Desmond Maxwell for the 2020 season. Desmond Ma...

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Offensive Lineman Mi...

Two Members of the Sharks Championship O-Line are locked in for 2020 JACKSONVILLE – Offensive Lin...

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Defensive Lineman Aa...

“Big Play Bellazin” is Ready for another Championship Run JACKSONVILLE – The 2019 NAL Champion Ja...

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Carolina Cobras sign...

The Carolina Cobras are happy to announce the signing of QB Cody Williams for the 2020 season. Co...

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Defensive Lineman Jo...

Second Team All-NAL Nose Guard Returns to Jacksonville JACKSONVILLE – The 2019 NAL Champion Jacks...

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Carolina Cobras sign...

The Carolina Cobras are happy to announce the signing of WR Vinny Gregory for the 2020 season. Vi...

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Carolina Cobras sign...

The Carolina Cobras are happy to announce the signing of WR Markey DesRuisseaux for the 2020 seaso...

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Carolina Cobras sign...

The Carolina Cobras are happy to announce the signing of WR Lamont Bryant for the 2020 season. La...

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Carolina Cobras sign...

The Carolina Cobras are happy to announce the signing of WR/DB Dre Williams for the 2020 season. ...

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Carolina Cobras re-s...

The Cobras are happy to announce the return K Brandon Rutherford (5’11” 185 Georgia Military Colle...

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Carolina Cobras re-s...

The Cobras are happy to announce the return of 2019 NAL Second Team All-NAL FB DaShawn Johnson (6’...

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Carolina Cobras sign...

The Carolina Cobras are happy to announce the signing of WR/LB Demetruce McNeal for the 2020 seaso...

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Defensive Back Tony ...

Star Kick Returner Comes Back for 2020 JACKSONVILLE – The 2019 NAL Champions Jacksonville Sharks,...

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Pirates Organization...

As the Massachusetts Pirates get ready for their third season in the National Arena League, one of...

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Pirates Will Call DC...

The Massachusetts Pirates have announced that they will return to the DCU Center in Worcester for ...

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Offensive Lineman / ...

Starke Lineman looks to make a Splash in 2020 JACKSONVILLE – The 2019 NAL Champion Jacksonvi...

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Sharks Add AAL All-S...

AAL Defensive POY is the first new name to join JAX JACKSONVILLE – The 2019 NAL Champion Jacksonv...

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Two-Time All-NAL Cen...

2019 Offensive Lineman of the Year to Anchor Jacksonville in 2020 JACKSONVILLE – The 2019 NAL Cha...

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Pirates Dominate XFL...

17 former Massachusetts Pirates have been selected to the 2019-2020 XFL Draft Pool for the league’...

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New Faces to Join th...

ATLANTA – The National Arena League announces the Orlando Predators have gained a new Ownership Gr...

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Pirates Return to NA...

The Massachusetts Pirates have announced that they will return to the National Arena League for th...

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NATIONAL ARENA LEAGU...

ATLANTA – On Thursday, representatives of the National Arena League (NAL) and Champions Indoo...

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The Maine Mammoths A...

Portland Poised for the Return of the HERD ATLANTA – The National Arena League is excited to anno...

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James Fuller Named H...

NAL Assistant Coach of the Year takes the helm for Sharks in 2020 JACKSONVILLE – Following a domi...

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SHARKS WIN! Jacksonv...

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville Sharks (15-1) defeated the defending champions Carolina Cobras (10...

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Sharks Win Thirteen ...

Siaha Burley Named Coach of the Year JACKSONVILLE – On the eve of the National Arena League Champ...

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Owens Named NAL Offe...

Seven Players Earn All-League Honors Massachusetts Pirates wide receiver Thomas Owens was named t...

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NAL Announces 2019 C...

Lexington Hotel & Conference Center to host Media Day & Awards Banquet ATLANTA – Followin...

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Nine Sharks Make the...

Jacksonville Leads the League in All-NAL 1st Team Talent JACKSONVILLE – With the NAL Championship...

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Two Sharks Earn 2nd ...

Smith and Taylor Make the All-NAL Second Team for 2019 JACKSONVILLE – With the NAL Championship s...

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National Arena Leagu...

See Who Made the 2019 All-NAL First Team ATLANTA – Yesterday the National Arena League announced ...

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National Arena Leagu...

See Who Made the 2019 All-NAL Second Team ATLANTA – After an exciting conclusion to the 2019 regu...

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Jacksonville Sharks ...

Burley vs. Back for the Big Game JACKSONVILLE – The #1 Jacksonville Sharks (14-1) are championshi...

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Sharks Tame Lions 67...

Jacksonville to Host 2019 NAL Championship JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville Sharks (14-1) defeated...

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Pirates Fall to Caro...

Pirates wide receiver Rannell Hall had nine receptions for 134 yards and two touchdowns, but it wa...

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There are six tattoo...

The style and messages on the left arm are more human. The ones on the right arm, including a foot...

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Pirates Prepare for ...

Following a strong 50-35 win over the New York Streets to conclude the regular season, the Massach...

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Playoffs Preview: Ja...

Sharks look to Prey on Lions in Postseason  JACKSONVILLE – The (13-1) Jacksonville Sharks ar...

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Pirates: Receiver Ma...

WORCESTER — Mardy Gilyard played professional football in six states, two countries and three league...

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Lions defeat Cobras ...

The last game of the season proved to be the biggest win for the Columbus Lions (6-8) as they defe...

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Pirates Sweep Street...

The Massachusetts Pirates (8-6) were able to build momentum heading into the playoffs next weekend...

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Sharks Shred Preds w...

Jacksonville Enters the Postseason 13-1  JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville Sharks (13-1) compl...

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New York Streets (3-...

Saturday, July 27, DCU Center, Worcester, MA 7:15 PM By Mick Moninghoff Local (MA) Radio: Nash I...

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Khalid Wooten, “The ...

Khalid Wooten says that the one play he remembers more than any other play throughout his long car...

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Arena football: Long...

WORCESTER — After practicing with the Massachusetts Pirates Tuesday morning, Kavika Luafatasaga he...

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Pirates Fall in Over...

Pirates’ wide receiver Mardy Gilyard had scored three times and the Pirates defense intercepted Sh...

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Sharks Slip Past Pir...

Overtime Interception Delivers 12th Straight Win for Jacksonville JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville...

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Massachusetts Pirate...

Saturday, July 20, Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Jacksonville, FL 7:00 PM By Mick Moninghoff No Lo...

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Week 15 Preview: #1 ...

Playoff Bound Jacksonville looks to Sweep Massachusetts JACKSONVILLE – The National Arena Leagues...

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Pirates Hope to Snap...

After falling short 59-42 in last week's game, the Massachusetts Pirates (7-5) will have a chance ...

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Shelley Still a “Nig...

As Idan Vinitsky prepared to interview Pirates Defensive Coordinator Tim Shelley, he sought out Pi...

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Sharks Overpower Pir...

Jacksonville Clinches Home Playoff Game! WORCESTER – The Jacksonville Sharks (11-1) defeated the ...

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Pirates Measure Succ...

After kicker Mike Weaver booted an unforgettable 60-yard field goal as time expired against the Ne...

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Jacksonville Sharks ...

Saturday, July 13, DCU Center, Worcester MA 7:15 PM By Mick Moninghoff Local Radio: 98.9 Nash Ic...

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Week 14 Preview: Sha...

Sharks Fight to Keep Win Streak Alive JACKSONVILLE – The #1 ranked Jacksonville Sharks (10-1) are...

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Weaver’s Walk-off Be...

Massachusetts kicker Mike Weaver made a 60 yard field goal on the final play of the game as the Pi...

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Sharks Pound Preds 7...

Jacksonville Coasts to 10 Straight Wins ORLANDO – The Jacksonville Sharks (10-1) win their 10th s...

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Pirates Look to Avoi...

The Massachusetts Pirates (6-4) extended their win streak to five games after defeating the Columb...

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Week 13 Preview: Sha...

Jacksonville Hunts for 10th Straight Win JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville Sharks (9-1) continued t...

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Massachusetts Pirate...

WORCESTER — The Massachusetts Pirates started their second season with four losses in their first ...

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Pirates Win in Colum...

Wide receiver Thomas Owens had three touchdown receptions and returned an onside kick for a score ...

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Sharks Shut Down Str...

Jacksonville’s Win Streak Extends to Nine WHITE PLAINS, NY – The Jacksonville Sharks (9-1) defeat...

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Massachusetts Pirate...

Saturday June 29, Columbus Civic Center, Columbus, GA 7:00 PM PIRATES GAME NOTES & TRANSACTION...

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Pirates Sign Dequint...

The Massachusetts Pirates professional arena football team in Worcester has signed defensive linem...

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Week 12 Preview: Sha...

Jacksonville Faces Three Game Road Stretch  JACKSONVILLE – The first place Jacksonville Shar...

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Pirates Hope to Tame...

  After defeating the Lions (3-6) 59-50 over the weekend, the Massachusetts Pirates (5-4) must...

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Austin Shoved Off to...

As a fan, Lance Austin has never seen his twin brother Lawrence play in person, from the stands. T...

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Pirates Avenge Lions...

The Massachusetts Pirates (5-4) extended their win streak to four games defeating the Columbus Lions...

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Sharks Hand Jacksonv...

83-51 Record-Breaking Win Against Streets JACKSONVILLE – History was made tonight as the Jacksonv...

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Massachusetts Pirate...

Du’Vonta Lampkin sat in the visiting team’s locker room at the Greensboro Coliseum in North Caroli...

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Columbus Lions (3-5)...

Saturday June 22, DCU Center, Worcester, MA 7:00 PM PIRATES GAME NOTES & TRANSACTION UPDATE F...

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Week 11 Preview: Sha...

“Revenge of The Sharks” Jacksonville Faces the Empire State JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville Shark...

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Gilyard’s Quest for ...

Part two of a two part series In the first installment Idan Vinitsky looked back at how Massachus...

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DB Chucky Williams p...

WORCESTER — After graduating from the University of Louisville last May and being released by the ...

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Lions stop Streets 6...

Lion’s quarterback Luke Collis put on a performance to be remembered as his nine touchdowns pushed...

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Pirates Fight Off Pr...

The Massachusetts Pirates (4-4) earned their third consecutive win as they downed the Orlando Pred...

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Sharks Sweep Defendi...

Win Number Seven for Sharks Win Streak GREENSBORO – The Jacksonville Sharks (7-1) traveled to Gre...

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Sharks Add Three to ...

Quarterback Garry Choloute joins Jacksonville JACKSONVILLE –  The Jacksonville Sharks announ...

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Massachusetts Pirate...

Saturday June 15, Amway Center, Orlando, FL 7:00 PM PIRATES GAME NOTES & TRANSACTION UPDATE M...

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Week 10 Preview: Sha...

The Fight for First Place JACKSONVILLE – The #1 Jacksonville Sharks (6-1) enter Week 10 as the t...

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Expansion Opportunit...

{tab title="Key Dates for 2020 Season" style="red solid"} August 31, 2019: Expansion Applicatio...

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Gilyard’s Quest for ...

Part one of a two part series Through the first half of the National Arena League season, Massach...

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Pirates Hope to Fend...

After a week off from action, the Massachusetts Pirates (3-4) travel to Orlando to take on the Pre...

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Sharks Outlast Lions...

Jacksonville’s Win Streak Stays ALIVE! JACKSONVILLE – The #1 Jacksonville Sharks (6-1) continue t...

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Commitment Pays Off ...

Ask anyone and they would tell you that the National Arena League is a pass oriented league. The m...

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Week 8 Preview: Shar...

Sharks Battle NAL Rival in Regular Season Matchup Saturday JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville Sharks...

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Sharks Bite Preds 48...

ORLANDO – The Jacksonville Sharks (5-1) took down the Orlando Predators (2-6). This was the s...

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Pirates Rout Streets...

Five days after a dominant 70-51 victory against New York, the Massachusetts Pirates (3-4) continu...

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Former UGA Standout ...

The Columbus Lions made another splash in the free agency market, signing former Georgia Bulldog D...

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New York Streets (3-...

Saturday June 1, DCU Center Worcester, MA, 7:00 PM PIRATES GAME NOTES & TRANSACTION UPDATE M...

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Week 8 Preview: Shar...

Jacksonville Sharks head to the Jungle this Friday JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville Sharks (4-1) w...

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Former Pro Bowler De...

The competitive juices still flow for Dexter McCluster . So he's back to playing pro football -- i...

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Pirates Cause Detour...

The Massachusetts Pirates enjoyed their most productive offensive day of the season as quarterback...

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Wooten Back with Pir...

After a brief stint in the Arena Football League with Atlantic City, Khalid Wooten has returned to...

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Pirates Sign Three P...

The Massachusetts Pirates have signed three players to bolster their roster before facing the New ...

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Columbus Lions have ...

Pettway played high school football just two hours away in Prattville, Alabama. His 1,402 yards an...

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Massachusetts Pirate...

Monday, May 27 Westchester County Center, White Plains, NY 3:00 PM PIRATES GAME NOTES & TRANSA...

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Pirates Look to Pave...

After a lengthy bye week, the Pirates (1-4) will be rested and ready to go for their upcoming matc...

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Yatim’s Patience and...

It's not every day that an NFL Pro Bowler and Second-Team All-Pro player joins the National Arena ...

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Sharks Run Away with...

Jacksonville’s Win Streak Continues JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville Sharks (4-1) devastated their...

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Pirates Sign Former ...

The Massachusetts Pirates professional arena football team in Worcester has signed former New Engl...

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Pirates Trade Pearso...

  Days after the Pirates signed former NFL All-Pro wide receiver Dexter McCluster, the organiz...

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Week 6 Preview: Shar...

Jacksonville and Orlando to Reignite Rivalry this Saturday! JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville Shark...

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Pirates Ink Former N...

The Massachusetts Pirates have signed former NFL All-Pro wide receiver and kick returner Dexter Mc...

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Lashard Durr Making ...

The Massachusetts Pirates hosted the Orlando Predators at the DCU Arena in Worcester on Saturday, ...

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Pirates Fall on the ...

Columbus quarterback Luke Collis threw six touchdown passes and ran for two more as the Lions (2-2...

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Sharks Defeat Defend...

Jacksonville holds Carolina to lowest scoring game in Team History JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonvill...

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Massachusetts Pirate...

Saturday, May 11 Columbus Civic Center 7:00 PM PIRATES GAME NOTES & TRANSACTION UPDATE For t...

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What You Need To Kno...

Drop into the Shark Tank for a Battle Royale Between Two Champions JACKSONVILLE – The 2017 NAL Ch...

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Pirates Add Former N...

The Massachusetts Pirates professional arena football team in Worcester has signed former NFL and ...

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Week 5 Preview: Shar...

Burley vs. Back Showdown in Jacksonville JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville Sharks (2-1) will play h...

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Pirates Enter the Li...

After suffering a 55-36 loss against the Jacksonville Sharks last week, the Massachusetts Pirates ...

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Arena football: Rece...

WORCESTER — Whether he’s been indoors or outdoors, Thomas Owens has had to get used to a few new t...

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