af2 to kick off 10th Anniversary Season with special top 10 lists
Tuesday February 17, 2009
Fans to play vital role in voting process
CHICAGO – As the arenafootball2 (af2) league’s 10th anniversary season gets set to kick off in just five weeks, the League will soon be featuring some of its best players, coaches and moments of all time with a series of special “Top-10 lists.” Thirteen (13) Top-10 lists will be announced in all beginning next Monday, Feb. 23, with the Top-10 af2 games of all-time.
The 12 remaining lists to be announced are: Top-10 teams, Top-10 head coaches, Top-10 ironmen, Top-10 kick returners, Top-10 kickers, Top-10 linebackers, Top-10 fullbacks, Top-10 offensive lineman, Top-10 defensive lineman, Top-10 defensive backs, Top-10 wide receivers and Top-10 quarterbacks.
Voting will be conducted by a group of current and former team head coaches and members of the media. In addition, the League is also encouraging its fans to vote as well. Fans can be a part of the process by emailing their “Top-10” selections to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please be sure to specify in the subject line which list is being voted on, such as “Top-10 teams” or “Top-10 quarterbacks.”
Fan voting begins today (Tuesday, February 17) and ends on Friday, February 20.
“We (af2) are excited about our 10th anniversary season and this special series of Top-10 lists is a great way to get our fans involved and enthused as well,” said af2 President Jerry Kurz. “I’m looking forward to seeing the final results as they come to light starting next week.”
With its 10th anniversary season set to kick off on March 20, af2 serves as a vehicle to bring Arena Football to small-to-midsize cities and as a developmental league with an unmatched history of sending players, coaches and officials to major professional football leagues each year. Log on to www.af2.com for more information.