Alliance of American Football suspending 'all football operations,'

Alliance of American Football suspending 'all football operations,'

However, CBS Sports was not able to confirm if the league was folding.

"While Dundon is said to have liked the tech component of the business and owns the entire company, sources say it would not be legal for him to shut down the league in order to strip the assets", Rovell reports.

"And a lot of them will get opportunities".

"I am extremely disappointed to learn Tom Dundon has made a decision to suspend all football operations of the Alliance of American Football", Polian said Tuesday in a statement (via ESPN).

Darren Rovell from The Action Network says the league's future is now in doubt just weeks from the postseason beginning and roughly a month from its first championship game. The game was expected to be played there, though, as Sam Boyd Stadium had been selling tickets on its website as late as the day it was announced the game would be moving.

Many thought the recent addition of Manziel to the AAF would help increase ratings.

Blaming the NFLPA for their problems seems short-sighted at best; if the AAF wanted to partner with the National Football League and NFLPA, it should have done so before it ran into dire straights. But there was one common denominator among all of the reports and theories as to what killed the AAF.

Sports Illustrated report that AAF officials had scheduled conference call for 11 a.m. MDT in which the league was to begin the process of suspending play with just two weeks left in the regular season.

Regardless of all the chatter about fans wanting football in the spring, we continue to wait for a secondary pro league to succeed in America. The last check you got will be the last one that you get. The hope was that other leagues would see the technology and express interest in using it. "We never thought it would end like this".

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