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ACME Whistles Provide Special Coach of the Year Awards

ACME Whistles Provide Special Coach of the Year Awards

In a deviation from the standard awards presented at the 2019 Awards Ceremony, the Steelers were delighted to receive special awards from ACME Whistles for the three Coach of the Year Awards. ACME is an independent company that manufactures everything it offers itself...

Steelers Celebrate 2019 Success

Steelers Celebrate 2019 Success

The Steelers' kitted programmes came together last weekend for the 2019 Awards Ceremony, held at the Village Hotel, Dudley to celebrate the successes of the past season. All images courtesy of Andy M Neale (Whizzyfingers). UNDER 17 WINNERS Defensive Player of the Year...

Steelers Defeat Invading Pirates

Steelers Defeat Invading Pirates

After securing the #1 seed in the playoffs following an undefeated regular season, Sandwell would host their first challengers, the 9-1 East Kilbride Pirates on 11 August. With a stout defence and consistent offence, it would be the biggest challenge of the season so...

Steelers Forge Ahead To Playoffs

A wet and windy Tipton Sports Academy would be the setting for the toughest test the Sandwell would face in the regular season. The Steelers had their eyes firmly locked on an undefeated season and the Lancashire Wolverines needed a win to secure playoff football, and...

Steelers leave Revolution in a spin

Steelers leave Revolution in a spin

With the NFC1 South crown clinched and home field advantage guaranteed in the first round of the playoffs, Sandwell welcomed Shropshire Revolution to #FortressTSA last Sunday. Shropshire are still in the playoff hunt and a victory would have helped them massively....

Steelers Clinch Division Crown

Steelers Clinch Division Crown

by Sam Banner Going into the game against Chester this past weekend, Sandwell knew a victory would give them the NFC1 South title and that’s exactly what they walked away with.  Chester started the game with the ball and the Steelers defence didn’t skip a beat,...

NFL Academy trials add to fantastic week for the Familia

NFL Academy trials add to fantastic week for the Familia

Back on Saturday 8 June, two members of the Steelers' Under 17 programme took part in the first round of NFL Academy trials. Over 1500, 16 to 18-year olds registered their interest to be apart of the NFL’s first cohort of UK academy players. Following the first round,...

Steelers Keep Hammering Out Victories

Steelers Keep Hammering Out Victories

by Sam Banner After starting the back half of the season with a win against Lancashire, Sandwell made the trip to Nottingham for the return fixture against the Caesars.  With Nottingham trying to stay in the hunt for the playoffs and Sandwell looking to keep hold...

Steelers Declaw Wolverines

Steelers Declaw Wolverines

by Sam Banner After a mid-season break of a few weeks the Steelers faced the Lancashire Wolverines, a playoff team in 2018, and the day certainly didn’t lack excitement. With a uniform clash that saw the Steelers don the colours of the University of Birmingham Lions,...