| Oct 6, 2011
| 11:00 AM
Given the way they were playing, the Virginia Destroyers probably didn't need a bye week.
They had one anyway. Now the Destroyers will look to pick up where they left off two weeks ago when they host desperate Sacramento in regionally televised United...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 10:37 PM
VIRGINIA BEACH — There may have been a two-time Academy Award winner on the sidelines, but for Virginia Destroyers fans, the biggest star on the field Friday night was running backDominic Rhodes.
The former Indianapolis Colts star ran for a...
| Oct 8, 2011
| 5:04 PM
The day before he got the phone call that he had been anticipating for months, LaQuan Williams' patience, tried and tested throughout his football-playing life, had just about run out.
He was holding a part-time job at a Sherwin-Williams store in...
| Oct 16, 2011
| 10:06 PM
Officials from the United Football League met Sunday to discuss the future of the league.
Multiple media outlets report that the UFL will cancel the final two weeks of the season and host a championship game between the Virginia Beach Destroyers and...
| Sep 24, 2011
| 8:03 PM
Midway through the second quarter, a chant started up in Section 100 of the Sportsplex:
"Mar-ty Ball! Mar-ty Ball!"
The chant didn't catch on. But if this is any indication of how the Virginia Destroyers will perform, there's a pretty good chance the...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 6:23 PM
Jake Trantin sat on a couch on the first floor of William and Mary Hall and reflected on the past year, but only because he was asked to do so.
William and Mary's genial workhorse of a middle linebacker isn't much for navel-gazing or rumination,...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 4:51 PM
Kyle Whitehurst never dreamed of playing professional football in Hampton Roads.
Which is just as well, because at times getting the United States Football League's Virginia Destroyers up and running has been more of a nightmare. But after a drama-filled...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 9:11 PM
Chris Greisen directed Virginia to two second-quarter touchdowns and Delbert Alvarado kicked three field goals Thursday to lead Virginia to a 23-13 victory over Omaha in the opening game of the United Football League season.
The win, before an...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 5:48 PM
In a previous life, Virginia Destroyers owner Bill Mayer was a business professor and dean of the University of Maryland school of business.
What would Mayer, the business academic, advise students and colleagues about the viability of the United...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 3:57 PM
The Sacramento Mountain Lions will host a party to celebrate the beginning of their 2011 season in the United Football League.
The party is set to happen Tuesday, Sept. 6 from 6-9 p.m. at Sacramento State’s Hornet Stadium. Free admission and...
| Nov 11, 2011
| 10:52 AM
Despite getting unceremoniously released midway through his first season by the Ravens as their primary kicker, Steve Hauschka said he doesn’t harbor a grudge against the Ravens.
“My job as an athlete is to focus on the things that I can...