2009 GULF COAST ROOKIE LEAGUE

   Alabama Jammers                            Austin Armadillos  
   Bama Bears                                Birmingham Steeldogs  
   Dallas Spartans                             Deridder Destroyers  
  Florida Fighters                                Houston Gamblers  
   Houst
on Nitro                                 Maccabi Siesta Key  
   Pensacola Hammerhead                      Pensacola Stars   
   Tampa Bay Bandits                                 Texas Cowboys  
   Texas Mudbuggers                          Texas TwoSteppers  
 


HOUSTON GAMBLERS - 2009 GCRL PLAYOFF CHAMPIONS
TAMPA BAY BANDITS - 2009 GCRL REGULAR SEASON CHAMPIONS
 


WEEK ONE RESULTS

                     Deridder Destroyers  (1-0)                 182               Tampa Bay Bandits  (0-1)                   78
                     Alabama Jammers  (1-0)                    136               Dallas Spartans  (0-1)                        100
                     Maccabi Siesta Key  (1-0)                  132               Houston Nitro  (0-1)                           73
                     Texas TwoSteppers  (1-0)                  131               Texas Cowboys  (0-1)                      112
                     Austin Armadillos  (1-0)                     127               Houston Gamblers  (0-1)                  107
                     Texas Mudbuggers  (1-0)                   123               Florida Fighters  (0-1)                         79
                     Pensacola Stars  (1-0)                        105               Pensacola Hammerhead  (0-1)            56
                     Birmingham Steeldogs  (1-0)                94               Bama Bears  (0-1)                              83

                     Team of the Week:   Deridder Destroyers  182 GCRL points
                     QB of the Week:  Drew Brees  (Houston Gamblers)  73 GCRL points
                     Player of the Week:  Adrian Peterson  (Alabama Jammers)  31 GCRL points
                     Defense of the Week:  Philadelphia  (DeRidder Destroyers)  44 GCRL points

WEEK TWO RESULTS

                     Florida Fighters  (1-1)                       156                Birmingham Steeldogs  (1-1)               84
                     Houston Nitro  (1-1)                         140                Texas TwoSteppers  (1-1)                 125
                     Tampa Bay Bandits  (1-1)                 127                Bama Bears  (0-2)                             77
                     Alabama Jammers (2-0)                    122                Pensacola Stars  (1-1)                       118
                     DeRidder Destroyers  (2-0)               121                Pensacola Hammerhead  (0-2)            82
                     Houston Gamblers  (1-1)                  114                 Maccabi Siesta Key  (1-1)                  85
                     Dallas Spartans  (1-1)                       107                 Texas Cowboys  (0-2)                       97
                     Texas Mudbuggers  (2-0)                   99                 Austin Armadillos  (1-1)                     96

                     Team of the Week:   Florida Fighters  156 GCRL points
                     QB of the Week:  Drew Brees  (Houston Gamblers)  48 GCRL points
                     Player of the Week:  Chris Johnson  (Florida Fighters)  43 GCRL points
                     Defense of the Week:  New Orleans  (Pensacola Stars)  20 GCRL points

WEEK THREE RESULTS

                     Pensacola Stars  (2-1)                       166                Texas Cowboys  (0-3)                       90
                     Austin Armadillos  (2-1)                    136                Maccabi Siesta Key  (1-2)                103
                     Tampa Bay Bandits  (2-1)                 131                Florida Fighters  (1-2)                      122
                     Birmingham Steeldogs  (2-1)              113                Texas Mudbuggers  (2-1)                  70
                     Bama Bears  (0-2-1)                         102                 Pensacola Hammerhead  (0-2-1)      102
                     DeRidder Destroyers  (3-0)               100                 Alabama Jammers  (2-1)                   84
                     Texas TwoSteppers  (2-1)                   90                Houston Gamblers  (1-2)                   70
                     Dallas Spartans  (2-1)                         86                 Houston Nitro  (1-2)                         81

                     Team of the Week:   Pensacola Stars  166 GCRL points
                     QB of the Week:  Peyton Manning  (Austin Armadillos)  57 GCRL points
                     Player of the Week:  Maurice Jones-Drew  (Pensacola Stars)  31 GCRL points
                     Defense of the Week:  Dallas  (Pensacola Hammerhead)  24 GCRL points

WEEK FOUR RESULTS

                     Austin Armadillos  (3-1)                   121                  Birmingham Steeldogs  (2-2)           120
                     Florida Fighters  (2-2)                      117                  Pensacola Hammerhead  (0-3-1)      103
                     Tampa Bay Bandits  (3-1)                115                  Texas Mudbuggers  (2-2)                 76
                     Houston Gamblers  (2-2)                 109                   Dallas Spartans  (2-2)                      39
                     DeRidder Destroyers  (4-0)              104                  Texas Cowboys  (0-4)                      88
                     Maccabi Siesta Key  (2-2)                103                  Texas TwoSteppers  (2-2)                91
                     Houston Nitro  (2-2)                         99                   Pensacola Stars  (2-2)                      94
                     Alabama Jammers  (3-1)                   96                   Bama Bears  (0-3-1)                        82
                         
                     Team of the Week:   Austin Armadillos  121 GCRL points
                     QB of the Week:  Peyton Manning  (Austin Armadillos)  50 GCRL points
                     Player of the Week:  Steve Smith  (DeRidder Destroyers)  31 GCRL points
                     Defense of the Week:  San Francisco  (Tampa Bay Bandits)  43 GCRL points

WEEK FIVE RESULTS

                     Alabama Jammers  (4-1)                146                    Florida Fighters  (2-3)                    109
                     Texas Mudbuggers  (3-2)               131                    Pensacola Hammerhead  (0-4-1)      89
                     Tampa Bay Bandits  (4-1)              119                    Birmingham Steeldogs  (2-3)          111
                     DeRidder Destroyers  (5-0)            113                    Houston Nitro  (2-3)                      108
                     Austin Armadillos  (4-1)                 102                    Texas TwoSteppers  (2-3)               83
                     Houston Gamblers  (3-2)                 90                    Pensacola Stars  (2-3)                     82
                     Texas Cowboys  (1-4)                     86                    Bama Bears  (0-4-1)                       72
                     Maccabi Siesta Key  (3-2)               82                    Dallas Spartans  (2-3)                      29
                         
                     Team of the Week:   Alabama Jammers  146 GCRL points
                     QB of the Week:  Peyton Manning  (Austin Armadillos)  61 GCRL points
                     Player of the Week:  Roddy White  (Alabama Jammers)  32 GCRL points
                     Defense of the Week:  Minnesota  (Austin Armadillos)  22 GCRL points

WEEK SIX RESULTS

                     DeRidder Destroyers  (6-0)           179                     Houston Gamblers  (3-3)              126
                     Birmingham Steeldogs  (3-3)         139                     Pensacola Hammerhead  (0-5-1)     70
                     Texas Cowboys  (2-4)                  135                     Florida Fighters  (2-4)                   128
                     Alabama Jammers  (5-1)               135                     Texas Mudbuggers  (3-3)              113
                     Pensacola Stars  (3-3)                   135                     Maccabi Siesta Key  (3-3)              53
                     Texas TwoSteppers  (3-3)             116                     Dallas Spartans  (2-4)                    33
                     Tampa Bay Bandits  (5-1)             113                     Austin Armadillos  (4-2)                 86
                     Houston Nitro  (3-3)                       98                     Bama Bears  (0-5-1)                      93
                         
                     Team of the Week:   DeRidder Destroyers  179 GCRL points
                     QB of the Week:    Tom Brady  (DeRidder Destroyers)  76 GCRL points
                     Player of the Week:  Randy Moss  (Austin Armadillos)  35 GCRL points
                     Defense of the Week:  Denver  (Florida Fighters)  33 GCRL points

WEEK SEVEN RESULTS

                     Texas TwoSteppers  (4-3)            146                      Pensacola Stars  (3-4)                   79
                     DeRidder Destroyers  (7-0)          144                      Maccabi Siesta Key  (3-4)            118
                     Pensacola Hammerhead  (1-5-1)   134                      Tampa Bay Bandits  (5-2)             90
                     Birmingham Steeldogs  (4-3)         132                      Alabama Jammers  (5-2)               98
                     Texas Mudbuggers  (4-3)             122                      Texas Cowboys  (2-5)                 118
                     Austin Armadillos  (5-2)               115                      Dallas Spartans  (2-5)                    30
                     Houston Nitro  (4-3)                      86                      Florida Fighters  (2-5)                    80
                     Houston Gamblers  (4-3)               83                       Bama Bears  (0-6-1)                     72
                         
                     Team of the Week:   Texas TwoSteppers  146 GCRL points
                     QB of the Week:   Carson Palmer  (Pensacola Hammerhead)  59 GCRL points
                     Player of the Week:  Vernon Davis  (Birmingham Steeldogs)  32 GCRL points
                     Defense of the Week:  New Orleans  (Texas Cowboys)  31 GCRL points

WEEK EIGHT RESULTS

                     Birmingham Steeldogs  (5-3)       154                        Texas Cowboys  (2-6)                134
                     Bama Bears  (1-6-1)                   129                        Maccabi Siesta Key  (3-5)          119
                     Dallas Spartans  (3-5)                 112                        Pensacola Stars  (3-5)                102
                     Texas Mudbuggers  (5-3)            106                        Houston Nitro  (4-4)                    85
                     Houston Gamblers  (5-3)            103                        Florida Fighters  (2-6)                   91
                     Tampa Bay Bandits  (6-2)          101                        Alabama Jammers  (5-3)               83
                     Austin Armadillos  (6-2)               89                        Pensacola Hammerhead  (1-6-1)    45
                     Texas TwoSteppers  (5-3)            80                        DeRidder Destroyers  (7-1)           77
                         
                     Team of the Week:   Birmingham Steeldogs  154 GCRL points
                     QB of the Week:   Brett Favre  (Texas Cowboys)  49 GCRL points
                     Player of the Week:   Chris Johnson  (Florida Fighters)  27 GCRL points
                     Defense of the Week:  Miami  (Texas Mudbuggers)  40 GCRL points

WEEK NINE RESULTS

                     Maccabi Siesta Key  (4-5)          157                         Florida Fighters  (2-7)                 145
                     Tampa Bay Bandits  (7-2)          124                         Texas Cowboys  (2-7)                123
                     Dallas Spartans  (4-5)                124                         DeRidder Destroyers  (7-2)         116
                     Houston Gamblers  (6-3)           123                         Texas Mudbuggers  (5-4)              86
                     Pensacola Stars  (4-5)                118                         Austin Armadillos  (6-3)               97
                     Texas TwoSteppers  (6-3)          113                         Bama Bears  (1-7-1)                    98
                     Birmingham Steeldogs  (6-3)      110                          Houston Nitro  (4-5)                  104
                     Alabama Jammers  (6-3)             91                          Pensacola Hammerhead  (1-7-1)   67
                         
                     Team of the Week:    Maccabi Siesta Key  157 GCRL points
                     QB of the Week:   Kurt Warner  (Dallas Spartans)  61 GCRL points
                     Players of the Week:  Larry Fitzgerald  (Texas TwoSteppers) and Greg Olsen  (Bama Bears)  29 GCRL points
                     Defense of the Week:  Seattle  (Maccabi Siesta Key)  27 GCRL points

WEEK TEN RESULTS

                     Austin Armadillos  (7-3)            140                           Alabama Jammers  (6-4)            115
                     Maccabi Siesta Key  (5-5)         132                           Texas Mudbuggers  (5-5)           100
                     Houston Gamblers  (7-3)           130                           Birmingham Steeldogs  (6-4)      111
                     Texas TwoSteppers  (7-3)         130                           Florida Fighters  (2-8)                110
                     Dallas Spartans  (5-5)                124                           Bama Bears  (1-8-1)                 110
                     Pensacola Stars  (5-5)               116                           DeRidder Destroyers  (7-3)        115
                     Texas Cowboys  (3-7)              109                           Pensacola Hammerhead  (1-8-1)   58
                     Tampa Bay Bandits  (8-2)         105                           Houston Nitro  (4-6)                    70
                         
                     Team of the Week:    Austin Armadillos  140 GCRL points
                     QB of the Week:   Peyton Manning  (Austin Armadillos)  57 GCRL points
                     Player of the Week:   Chris Johnson  (Florida Fighters)  34 GCRL points
                     Defenses of the Week:   Baltimore  (Houston Gamblers) and Tennessee (Dallas Spartans)  26 GCRL points

WEEK ELEVEN RESULTS

                     Pensacola Stars  (6-5)               179                            Bama Bears  (1-9-1)                   88
                     Texas Cowboys  (4-7)              160                            Alabama Jammers  (6-5)            126
                     Birmingham Steeldogs  (7-4)     147                            Maccabi Siesta Key  (5-6)          104
                     DeRidder Destroyers  (8-3)       140                            Austin Armadillos  (7-4)               79
                     Tampa Bay Bandits  (9-2)         116                            Houston Gamblers  (7-4)           112
                     Texas TwoSteppers  (8-3)         111                            Texas Mudbuggers  (5-6)            98
                      Houston Nitro  (5-6)                109                            Pensacola Hammerhead  (1-9-1)  88
                      Dallas Spartans  (5-5-1)           102                             Florida Fighters  (2-8-1)            102
                         
                     Team of the Week:    Pensacola Stars  179 GCRL points
                     QB of the Week:   Matthew Stafford  (Pensacola Stars)  64 GCRL points
                     Player of the Week:   Ricky Williams  (Pensacola Stars)  28 GCRL points
                     Defense of the Week:   New England  (Texas TwoSteppers)  23 GCRL points

WEEK TWELVE RESULTS

                     Birmingham Steeldogs  (8-4)     159                              Texas TwoSteppers  (8-4)         110
                     Houston Gamblers  (8-4)          154                              Pensacola Hammerhead (1-10-1) 75
                     Texas Cowboys  (5-7)              145                              Austin Armadillos  (7-5)              89
                     Tampa Bay Bandits  (10-2)       136                              Maccabi Siesta Key  (5-7)         103
                     Florida Fighters  (3-8-1)            121                              Pensacola Stars  (6-6)               115
                     DeRidder Destroyers  (9-3)       100                              Bama Bears  (1-10-1)                 90
                     Alabama Jammers  (7-5)             81                              Houston Nitro  (5-7)                  76
                     Dallas Spartans  (6-5-1)              56                              Texas Mudbuggers  (5-7)            53
                         
                     Team of the Week:   Birmingham Steeldogs  159 GCRL points
                     QBs of the Week:     Drew Brees  (Houston Gamblers) and Brett Favre  (Texas Cowboys)  59 GCRL points
                     Player of the Week:   Antonio Gates  (Florida Fighters)  26 GCRL points
                     Defense of the Week:   San Diego  (Birmingham Steeldogs)  23 GCRL points

WEEK THIRTEEN RESULTS

                     Texas Cowboys  (6-7)              143                              Houston Nitro  (5-8)                    58
                     Florida Fighters  (4-8-1)            129                              DeRidder Destroyers  (9-4)        114
                     Houston Gamblers  (9-4)          127                              Alabama Jammers  (7-6)             100
                     Tampa Bay Bandits  (11-2)       121                             Texas TwoSteppers  (8-5)           114
                     Birmingham Steeldogs  (9-4)     120                              Dallas Spartans  (6-6-1)                94
                     Texas Mudbuggers  (6-7)          113                              Pensacola Stars  (6-7)                  88
                     Austin Armadillos  (8-5)            104                              Bama Bears  (1-11-1)                  76
                     Maccabi Siesta Key  (6-7)         100                              Pensacola Hammerhead (1-11-1)  58
                         
                     Team of the Week:   Texas Cowboys  143 GCRL points
                     QB of the Week:    Drew Brees  (Houston Gamblers)  54 GCRL points
                     Player of the Week:   Robert Meacham  (Tampa Bay Bandits)  29 GCRL points
                     Defense of the Week:   Denver  (Florida Fighters)  27 GCRL points

WEEK FOURTEEN RESULTS

                     Houston Gamblers  (10-4)        212                               Texas Cowboys  (6-8)                 81
                     Florida Fighters  (5-8-1)           148                                Bama Bears  (1-12-1)                 70
                     Maccabi Siesta Key  (7-7)        135                                Alabama Jammers  (7-7)           123
                     DeRidder Destroyers  (10-4)    127                                Texas Mudbuggers  (6-8)            85
                     Pensacola Stars  (7-7)              109                                Birmingham Steeldogs  (9-5)     102
                     Houston Nitro  (6-8)                104                                Austin Armadillos  (8-6)             67
                     Dallas Spartans  (7-6-1)             99                                Tampa Bay Bandits  (11-3)        98
                     Texas TwoSteppers  (9-5)         81                                Pensacola Hammerhead (1-12-1) 57
                         
                     Team of the Week:   Houston Gamblers  212 GCRL points  (smashed the League Record)
                     QB of the Week:    Drew Brees  (Houston Gamblers)  57 GCRL points
                     Player of the Week:   Brandon Marshall  (Houston Gamblers)  45 GCRL points
                     Defense of the Week:  Philadelphia  (DeRidder Destroyers)  32 GCRL points


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FINAL 2009 REGULAR SEASON STANDINGS

                       (1)   Tampa Bay Bandits                11 - 3 - 0                  1573 GCRL Points
                       (2)   DeRidder Destroyers               10 - 4 - 0                  1731
                       (3)   Houston Gamblers                  10 - 4 - 0                  1660
                       (4)   Birmingham Steeldogs               9 - 5 - 0                  1695
                       (5)   Texas TwoSteppers                  9 - 5 - 0                  1514
                       (6)   Austin Armadillos                     8 - 6 - 0                  1449
                       (7)   Dallas Spartans                        7 - 6 - 1                  1140
                       (8)   Pensacola Stars                        7 - 7 - 0                  1603    (top 8 teams in GCRL Playoffs)

                              Alabama Jammers                    7 - 7 - 0                  1536
                              Maccabi Siesta Key                  7 - 7 - 0                  1528
                              Texas Cowboys                       6 - 8 - 0                  1620
                              Texas Mudbuggers                   6 - 8 - 0                  1375
                              Houston Nitro                          6 - 8 - 0                  1292
                              Florida Fighters                        5 - 8 - 1                  1636
                              Bama Bears                           1 - 12 - 1                  1274
                              Pensacola Hammerhead          1 - 12 - 1                  1083
 
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WEEK FIFTEEN  (week one of GCRL Playoffs)

                         (1)  Tampa Bay Bandits          116     (8)  Pensacola Stars               113
                         (7)  Dallas Spartans                104     (2)  DeRidder Destroyers         81
                         (3)  Houston Gamblers           171     (6)  Austin Armadillos           133
                         (5)  Texas TwoSteppers           126     (4)  Birmingham Steeldogs    122

                         Team of the week:  Houston Gamblers  171 GCRL points
                         QB of the week:   Aaron Rodgers  (Birmingham Steeldogs)  63 GCRL points
                         Players of the week:   Joshua Cribbs  (Houston Gamblers) and Maurice Jones-Drew  (Pensacola Stars)  27 GCRL points
                         Defense of the week:  New York Giants  (Tampa Bay Bandits)  24 GCRL points

WEEK SIXTEEN  (GCRL semifinals)

                         (5)  Texas TwoSteppers           113    (1)  Tampa Bay Bandits           84
                         (3)  Houston Gamblers           122    (7)  Dallas Spartans                 95
                        
(8)  Pensacola Stars                  104    (4)  Birmingham Steeldogs         83
                         (2)  DeRidder Destroyers          116    (6)  Austin Armadillos              116

                         Team of the week:  Houston Gamblers  122 GCRL points
                         QB of the week:  Tom Brady  (DeRidder Destroyers)  56 GCRL points
                         Player of the week:  Darren Sproles  (Texas TwoSteppers)  28 GCRL points
                         Defense of the week:  Arizona  (Pensacola Stars)  19 GCRL points

WEEK SEVENTEEN  (GCRL CHAMPIONSHIP WEEK)

                         (3)  Houston Gamblers           133    (5)  Texas TwoSteppers           65    (CHAMPIONSHIP)
                         (1)  Tampa Bay Bandits          104    (7)  Dallas Spartans                76     (3rd / 4th place game)
                         (2)  DeRidder Destroyers          91    (8)  Pensacola Stars                83     (5th / 6th place game)

                         (4)  Birmingham Steeldogs       96    (6)  Austin Armadillos            74     (7th / 8th place game)

                         Team of the week:  Houston Gamblers  133 GCRL points
                         QB of the week:  Jason Campbell  (Pensacola Stars)  41 GCRL points
                         Player of the week:  Sidney Rice  (DeRidder Destroyers)  25 GCRL points
                         Defense of the week:  Baltimore  (Houston Gamblers)  19 GCRL points



THE 2009 GCRL ALL-STAR TEAM

QB         Peyton Manning  (Austin Armadillos)                    664   (LEAGUE MVP)
                Drew Brees  (Houston Gamblers)                         642

WR        Andre Johnson  (Florida Fighters)                          237
                Larry Fitzgerald  (Texas TwoSteppers)                  235
                Randy Moss  (Austin Armadillos)                          229


RB          Chris Johnson  (Florida Fighters)                          268
                 Maurice Jones-Drew  (Pensacola Stars)                238
                 Adrian Peterson  (The Alabama Jammers)            234


TE           Dallas Clark  (Houston Gamblers)                        218
                 Vernon Davis  (Birmingham Steeldogs)                210


K             Nate Kaeding  (DeRidder Destroyers)                   145
                 David Akers  (Tampa Bay Bandits)                      134
 
DEF       Philadelphia  (DeRidder Destroyers)                     257
                New York Jets  (Maccabi Siesta Key)                   252

THE 2009 GCRL SURPRISE! TEAM

QB         Matt Schaub  (Tampa Bay Bandits)                       633
                Brett Favre  (Texas Cowboys)                              619

WR        Miles Austin  (Dallas Spartans)                             221
                Steve Smith  (DeRidder Destroyers)                     209

RB         Ray Rice  (Birmingham Steeldogs)                        214
                Jamaal Charles  (Houston Gamblers)                    187

TE          Brent Celek  (Pensacola Stars)                             172

K             Lawrence Tynes  (The Alabama Jammers)           123
                Jay Feely  (Dallas Spartans)                                 121

DEF       New Orleans  (Texas Cowboys)                           251




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