IFL: ’18 MVP Drew Powell signs with Arizona Rattlers

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The Indoor Football League’s 2018 MVP is returning to the league after we just past the midway point of the season, though he isn’t with the same team. The Arizona Rattlers have signed quarterback Drew Powell for the remainder of the 2019 season, despite starting 7-0 under current snap-taker Jeff Ziemba. Powell comes to Arizona not a year removed […] READ MORE


Iowa Barnstormers: United Bowl Champions

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Jamal Tyler took a hand-off from quarterback Drew Powell. Iowa trailed Sioux Falls 38-35 in the United Bowl championship game with 21 seconds left on the clock at the start of the play. Tyler split two defenders before running into a third and spinning away. A win would give the Barnstormers their first league championship […] READ MORE


Barnstormers, Storm face off in historic United Bowl

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Powell | Gorman. Harrold | Hayes. Brown Jr. | Jones Jr. Barnstormers | Storm. These are the matchups that fans at Wells Fargo Arena will see this Saturday as the Iowa Barnstormers battle against the Sioux Falls Storm in the United Bowl: the Indoor Football League’s (IFL) championship game. “We’re the best league in arena […] READ MORE


With Bryce Enyard down, Rocky Hayes steps up, Iowa moves on

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With 6:14 left to play in the first quarter of Friday night’s Indoor Football League (IFL) playoff game, Bryce Enyard, went down with an injury and remained on the field for several minutes. The arena was quiet, and in shock, as the league’s interception leader laid in agony. When the trainers came out to escort […] READ MORE


Iowa Barnstormers earn Home-Field Advantage

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Home. Field. Advantage. The Iowa Barnstormers put on a clinic at Wells Fargo Arena on Saturday night, defeating the Cedar Rapids Titans in their final regular season game of the 2018 season. The victory improved Iowa’s record to 11-3, a league best, and gave the Barnstormers home-field advantage throughout the Indoor Football League playoffs. That […] READ MORE


Iowa Barnstormers play for Home-Field Advantage

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Game Info Matchup: Arizona Rattlers (3-10) at Iowa Barnstormers (10-3) Arena: Wells Fargo Arena (15,110) Location: Des Moines, IA Kickoff: 7:05 p.m. CT TV: Mediacom Channel 22 TV Commentators: Larry Morgan (PxP) and Brent Bruns (Color) Radio: 1040am WHO Radio Commentators: Joe Stasi (PxP) and Larry Cotlar (Color) Iowa Barnstormers play for Home-Field Advantage When the 3-10 Cedar Rapids Titans come into Wells […] READ MORE


Iowa Barnstormers can clinch No. 1 seed, home-field advantage in Sioux Falls

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Friday, two old school rivals will face off in Sioux Falls, SD in a game with major playoff implications. The Iowa Barnstormers can clinch the No. 1 seed and home-field advantage throughout the playoffs with a victory, putting them in the best spot they have been in since the franchise returned in 2008. On the […] READ MORE


Iowa Barnstormers take first place, beat Arizona Rattlers

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The Iowa Barnstormers need just one more win. After a victory over the Arizona Rattlers on Saturday night, the Iowa Barnstormers just need one more win to seal their spot as the top seed in the Indoor Football League (IFL). That means, assuming Iowa can knock off either Sioux Falls (9-3) or Cedar Rapids (2-10), […] READ MORE


Iowa Barnstormers beat Arizona Rattlers on final play, in Overtime

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Drew Powell had just ran a quarterback read and took the ball into the Arizona Rattlers end zone on 4th and goal during overtime of Sunday’s game. The Barnstormers had trailed 68-61 prior to Powell’s score, and if they didn’t reach the end zone, then they would be sent home packing. Powell’s touchdown trimmed the […] READ MORE


Iowa Barnstormers survive Slow Start, Injury Scare to beat in-state rivals

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In an unexpectedly chippy game, the Iowa Barnstormers overcame a slow start to overtake the Cedar Rapids Titans 48-21 on Friday night at Wells Fargo Arena. The Barnstormers improved to 7-2 on the season and earned their fourth straight win as they head into the home stretch of the season. “Cedar Rapids is a good […] READ MORE