How great is Rivalry Week? Not only is it, you know, full of rivalries, but also with important, interesting and thoroughly entertaining games.Just on this weekend alone, we've got Indianapolis Tornados-St.Louis Bulldogs,Hampton Rd.Hurricanes -Tidewater Renegades,Henry County Horseman-Atlanta Aggression,Virginia Cougars -Virginia Vipers, Pickerington Wildcats-Columbus Gladiators,and The Saturday Night GDFL Game of the Week is the best of them all,starting with Memphis Blast -Tennessee Hurricanes
No. 13 Tennessee Hurricanes 3-0 vs. Memphis Blast 2-1 , 5 p.m. cst, Melrose Stadium,Memphis,TN: Ah, yes. Blast -Hurricanes receives a lot of attention for its rare brand of sporting hate, and is often mentioned as the best state rivalry in the country, but for sheer acrimony, you'd be hard-pressed to find two fan bases that seem to loathe each other quite as much as Blast and Hurricanes. And what better place to experience such acrimony than the Internet? Hurricanes bloggers and Blast blogger have been going through their yearly routine of insult, ridicule,and cleverly placed fb post to get themselves hyped for Saturday night's affair. Well done, boys. Below is a Brief History of their short but fully charged History
June 6, 2009 The Hurricanes won 14-12 during their first regular season game against the Memphis Blast.
July 18, 2009 The highly anticipated game against their cross town rival took place with the Hurricanes winning 28-26 over the Memphis Blast. The Hurricanes have now advanced to become the #1 team in our division.
September 12, 2009 The Season ended for the Hurricanes when they played in their first playoff game but lost to their crosstown rival, the Memphis Blast. The Memphis Blast advanced in the playoffs to compete for the Conference Championship in the AFL
May 2010 Bar-B-QUE BOWL after being down by two scores Hurricanes pull out a come from behind victory with the Last 3 mins of the game and win by 1.This will be a Great Match -up for 2011!!!!
2011????? JUST GET A BIG BAG OF POPCORN & COKE AND ENJOY THE EARLY FIREWORK SHOW !!!!!!!!