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About Us


City: Memphis, Tennessee
Nielsen U.S. TV market rank: 50th
Stadium: Charles Greenhill Stadium
Colors: Navy, Yellow Gold, Silver, and White
General Manager: Lazarus Settles

Memphis Blast is the longest running sports franchise team in the Mid-south  and is within shouting distance of Little Rock, Arkansas (137 miles) and Nashville (212 miles).

The Memphis Blast is a Developmental organization that plays in a Minor League Football Association the Gridiron Developmental Football League.



The mission of the Memphis Blast Pro Development Football Organization is:

-To bring affordable family entertainment to fans in the Memphis &Shelby County area.

-Maximize revenue & fundraising  opportunities for individual community youth groups.

-Deliver high impact visibility for corporate sponsors.

-Reach the youth through mentoring programs.

-Instill a sense of community pride using local talent.

-To honor God in all we do.


The Memphis Blast Pro Development Football Organization is on a mission. We plan to be one of the most –respected and professional sports Teams in the country. Through community groups, community -awareness, community involvement, and a professional approach on and off the field, the Memphis Blast Pro Development Football Organization is ready to provide quality sports entertainment for our communities

Team Founded & Established 2000

Founding Member: Charles Thompson

Charles Thompson Team Owner

Carlos Alexander ( 2012,2014,2015)  Head Coach

Todd Wright (2013) Head Coach

Charles Thompson (2000 – 2012,2016) Head Coach


2001-Team affiliates with North American:

Football League (NAFL) Team Record: overall 24-18

-2001-Team Record: 6-5 Overall

-2002 (8-3 Overall) 1st Annual

Memphis in May Bar-B-Q Bowl Champions Defeats (Dallas Diesel)

-2003-Overall 6-4 Record

-2004-Team affiliates with Minor League Football Association (MLFA) Overall 3-7 Record

-2005-Moved to Bartlett, TN  Overall 6-4 Record

-2006-Blast Finish Season 2014 Overall 5-5 Record

-2007-Blast Finish Season 2014 Overall 6-4 Record

-2008-Memphis Blast Join Alliance Football League Overall 2-8 Record

-2009 Alliance Football League Overall 9-4 Record Blast

2009 ACC Championship game losing to Chicago Stallions 26-8


2009 A F L Conference Championship Chicago Stallions 26 Memphis Blast 8 Final


Blast Become members of The Gridiron Developmental Football League 

-2010 Blast Finish Season 2012 Overall 5-5 Record

-2011 Team Head Coach Carlos Alexander 2011 Overall 5-5 Record

-2012 Blast Finish Season 2012 Overall 3-7 Record

-2013 Blast Finish Season 2013 Overall 4-7 Record


-2014 Blast Finish Season 2014 Overall 7-4 Record

-2015 Blast Finish Season 2015  Overall 7-4 Record

MEMPHIS IN MAY BAR-B-Q BOWL CHAMPIONS-Defeats (Missouri Wildcats )


-2016 Blast Finish Season 2015  Overall 8-3 Record



Want to join in the Blast Off? Come play football with us and you’ll find who you are supposed to become!

Email the team at if you’re interested in joining!