Like a lot of American boys I dreamed of playing pro-football.

He was already 27 and declined because it was a long way from the big league.

I never made it beyond high school because of a lack of speed.  A few years ago a friend of mine had an offer to play professional hockey in something called the ECHL.  He was already 27 and declined because it was a long way from the big league.

Still, some people play for the love of the game and an indoor football team is looking for some defensive talent.  Play would begin in the spring.  You can learn more by clicking here and here.  The league plans to field teams in 11 other cities.