I haven't heard anyone mention on here the new Arena League team, the Pittsburgh Power, owned in part by the Steeler's own, Lynn Swann. I think it's a great way to pass the time during the dull spring and summer months without football. I don't know where they will broadcast the games, and since I live in Virginia, I'm not sure if I will be able to watch them, but I do plan on watching them if I can and supporting them.
Here's the link to their website: http://pittsburghpowerfootball.com
I have never watched arena football and it probably won't be as good as watching the NFL, but we don't even know if there will be a season next year, so why not watch the Pittsburgh Power? They have signed Penn State QB, Anthony Morelli, so another good reason to watch.
Actually, I just looked on their website and I found this: (so maybe we can catch a few games)Wednesday, November 17, 2010 "Arena Football Friday" Returns to NFL Network
After expanding to an 18-game schedule and adding four teams, the Arena Football League is on NFL Network for the second consecutive season. NFL Network will broadcast more than 20 Arena Football League games on Friday nights at 8:00 p.m. ET starting March 11, 2011.
“The announcers and crew did a great job last season bringing the exciting arena atmosphere and game to fans all over the country,” Commissioner Jerry B. Kurz said, “and we look forward to another successful season on NFL Network.”
The AFL’s “Arena Football Friday” schedule on NFL Network features 23 games including 20 regular season