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UFL postpones season until spring

UFL postpones season until spring

Joe Davis

October 21, 2012

On Saturday, the United Football League announced the suspension of the 2012 season. League founder William Hambrecht made the announcement in the morning. League spokesman Paul F. Pelosi attributed the shutdown to insufficient funds, which were a result of workers compensation insurance costs and other ...

Mountain Lions give up lead for a loss in season opener

Mountain Lions give up lead for a loss in season opener

State Hornet Staff

September 29, 2012

The Sacramento Mountain Lions’ opening game at Raley Field on Friday was spoiled by one play.After trailing the entire game, Omaha Nighthawks’ quarterback Jason Boltus threw a 14-yard touchdown pass to Cameron Kenney with 2:16 left in the fourth quarter to defeat Sacramento, 24-20.This is the four...

Mountain Lions to start new season at Raley Field

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State Hornet Staff

September 26, 2012

It took a few weeks longer than expected, but professional football has returned to Sacramento.The United Football League’s Sacramento Mountain Lions finalized their roster just 10 days before their first game.This season, the Mountain Lions will feature changes that include a new field, head coach a...

Sacramento Mountain Lions move forward with Colburn at the helm

Joe Fleming

September 7, 2011

The Sacramento Mountain Lions have determined who will be their starting quarterback – and it is not Daunte Culpepper. Culpepper spent 11 years as a starting quarterback in the NFL. He headlined the MoLos as one of their biggest stars from last season. He threw for 1,944 yards, 10 touchdowns and 12 ...

Mountain Lions season delayed

Dante Geoffrey

July 19, 2011

The start of the Sacramento Mountain Lions season has been delayed to mid-September, according to a letter released by UFL Commissioner Michael Huyghue on July 19. The UFL season, which was scheduled to start August 13, is being pushed back due to the current labor negotiations of the NBA and NFL, resp...