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Blast Re-Sign 6-6 OT Steven Fluker

Memphis,Tenn-The Memphis Blast are proud to announce the re-signing of T/DT #54 Steven Fluker. The 6-6, 315 lbs offensive tackle will be entering his fifth season as the Blast starting left tackle. he is considered one of the top offensive linemen in the GDFL during the 2017 Season.   The Blast are often lauded for their offensive firepower, and Fluker is an extremely important reason for this. Despite weighing 310 pounds, Fluker has tremendous agility and quickness which he uses to counteract edge pass rushers Fluker played his collegiate ball at Lane College where he also was a standout basketball player which explains his explosive footwork.

“The signing of Steven is a big step in establishing the foundation for our football program,” said head coach Antwone Moore. “ he is a dominant lineman that has played at a high level. We are thrilled to have him back a part of the Blast team.”

Steven stated “the Memphis Blast is my family with so many guys retiring or becoming free agents. I decided that my loyalty was here with the team that represents my hometown. We have a lot of young players and hopefully, I will be the kinda of leader that will help inspire and led them in to greatness!”

The Memphis Blast are proud members of the Gridiron Developmental Football League. The Blast will have their 1st Annual Christmas Party Saturday December 2nd at the Xclusive Bar & Grill starting at 9:00 pm. A special meet and greet is planned for our players (5910 Mt. Moriah Road, Memphis, Tenn) at 9:30pm. Blast players and staff will be on hand with free ticket and t-shirt giveaways. For more information and season tickets contact the Blast office at teammemphis@memphisblast.org. For more information on Memphis Blast Professional  Football visit www.memphisblast.org

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

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

Memphis Blast Pro Developmental Football Franchise are recruiting the following positions QB OL/DL K/P

The Memphis Blast will host a tryout for players interested in seeing if they have what it takes to be a member of a premier professional football club. The tryouts are held every saturday in November 2017 thru February 2018.

All prospective players should fill out a Player Tryout Form and attend at least one of the tryout dates, although attending training camp is highly recommended in order to secure a roster spot. The tryouts are for all positions, including punters and kickers. Players should wear and appropriate athletic apparel to run through football drills.

You can also look for more information on 2018 Memphis Blast tryouts on our website, via Twitter, or by visiting our Facebook fan page.

ABOUT THE GDFL

The Gridiron Developmental Football League is a Professional Developmental Football League based in Memphis,Tennessee. This League was established to provide the community with high quality sports entertainment and to provide athletes the opportunity to participate in professional sports. We are looking at partnering with national and local area businesses in our pursuit of excellence and commitment to our community. Our commitment, dedication, and vision are set on building a firm foundation for professionalism and quality. The Gridiron Developmental Football League continues to strive to provide a quality minor professional level of football throughout the United States and beyond giving area athletes and fans the opportunity be a part of history. Our organization would like to thank you for your support. We are excited about the upcoming season and look forward to “Making AN IMPACT” in our Community.

Fans&Players can visit our website at www.gdfl.org for upcoming announcements, ticketing info, and player tryouts.

The GDFL Communications Office contributed to this article.

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