For Immediate Release:
The Minor Football League Heads North to Rochester, New York
MFL Chargers franchise led by New General Manager Patrick Freeman
WASHINGTON - The newly formed Rochester Chargers franchise of the expanded Minor Football League (MFL), will be led by General Manager Pat Freeman. Over the last 25 years, Freeman has covered the Buffalo Bills of the NFL and the last 20 Super Bowls. He is an experienced professional writer covering sports on a national, collegiate and local levels. For his work covering the league, Freeman is a member of The Pro Football Writers Association of America. His sports media accolades reached a career height from 1994 until 2008 when Freeman hosted the acclaimed talk show “The Message,” in which he interviewed some of the most famous authors and celebrities of the last century. Some of the top guests included Dick Gregory, Earl Ofari Hutchinson, Andre Reed, Bob McAdoo and Donald (Sly) Green.
Freeman is currently the feature writer for the Buffalo Criterion Newspaper. He now offers his 25 years of experience in sports broadcasting to help young broadcasters master the art of delivery and interviewing. Freeman is also an ordained Minister in the Universal Life Church and has spoken at numerous churches and programs throughout the country.
Freeman will also assist to expand the league's efforts into Africa. He completed the study of the Temples and Pyramids of Egypt under the guidance of Dr. Asa Hilliard and was later initiated into the Holy Royal Family, which positions him well to help expand the league.
Freeman has received many awards including, the prestigious Eye on History award and the Black Achievers in Industry award. He is a life member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc.
Freeman brings an energetic vision and a winning direction to the Rochester Chargers organization rooted in discipline and his passion for the game of football.
Dates for tryouts and combines for the 2020 season will be released soon.
To register for the tryouts, prospective players should go to the league website, www.mflishere.com. Players can visit the Rochester Chargers Facebook page or call the league office at (240) 551-8031 or email email@example.com for further information.
The Rochester Chargers franchise looks to build a storied history within the western, N.Y, community. The Chargers will play in the Mid-Atlantic Division in the National Minor Football League conference which also includes the Washington Chiefs, Maryland Colts, and New Jersey Raiders. Each team will play 10 games (five home and five away). The season begins on Saturday, June 6.
About The MFL: The Minor Football League (MFL) has been in existence since 1993 and has continued to grow since inception to now hold 16 franchise teams in America and 16 franchise teams in Africa. The league’s franchises are split into four different divisions. Two divisions in each conference. Each division contains eight franchises.The Minor Football League (MFL) has been in existence since 1993 and has continued to grow since inception to now boast 32 franchise teams across the country. The Chief Executive Officer, Chairman, and Founder of the league is Richard Myles, Sr., a native Washingtonian and former player at Arizona State University. Myles previously played professionally as a member of the New England Patriots.
The MFL is NOT a semi-pro league. There is no such thing as “semi-pro.” That is another name for sandlot football. The MFL is a 21st-century model and beyond.The MFL has changed the game of football on and off the field by taking players from the field to the front office. The MFL is a professional minor league like minor league baseball, hockey or the G League in NBA basketball. At the grassroots levels, all MFL players are required to partake in community service, a key component of the league's mission. The MFL provides “integrity, commitment, and excellence in all we do.”
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