League makes statement on loss of Baltimore, Cleveland

SFL Communications

It is always sad to see teams leave the league but with new open team slots comes new possibilities. We are a league that believes in continuing our mission to be just what our name says we are – the Simulation Football League. In just two days, we’ve received five applications for the two vacant spots and we expect to see more applications for team’s up until the deadline of Wednesday October 18.
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Baltimore Crabs cease operations with resignation of owner Tim Johnston

SFL Communications

Baltimore Crabs owner Tim Johnston, otherwise known as CAGNFL and TJSpeaks, has stepped down off his ownership of the Baltimore Crabs and folds the franchise. The move comes just a couple of days after long-time sim football owner Ronnie Nickens stepped away from his post in Cleveland. Johnston had been the owner of the Baltimore Crabs for six seasons dating back to Season 3 of the SFL, when the Simulation Football League got its first boost in popularity.
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Cleveland Stallions to fold; Ronnie Nickens steps down as team owner

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Long-time WAFL and SFL owner Ronnie Nickens has decided to step down as owner of the Cleveland Stallions, effective immediately. For three WAFL seasons and nine SFL seasons, Nickens was an upstanding member of the ownership community and has always had the league’s best interest at heart. Ronnie was instrumental in establishing franchise fees and the initial salary cap structure of the league. On the field, his teams competed valiantly. The Stallions, also known as the Vipers, the Dallas Stars and the Las Vegas Gamblers played 89 games in SFL history, the third most behind Queen City and Oklahoma City.
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SFL announces front-page spot on Twitch for 9th Championship!

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In an unprecedented move, the Simulation Football League will have its 9th Championship Game showcased on the front page of Twitch, the largest live streaming video gaming platform (owned by Amazon). The game – Wednesday October 25 7 CT, 8 ET – will feature a fully-fledged pregame show, in-depth analysis from SFL Co-Owner and Chief Branding Officer Ryan Moats and Houston Hyenas owner Demond Simien and will return to the fold the Postgame call-in, where players, coaches and owners are interviewed about their performance in the game.
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