NEWS AND UPDATES

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

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

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

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

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

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,...

Steelers Take Mustangs For A Drive Down Route 66

by Sam Banner The last of 5 consecutive games for the Steelers was against the Doncaster Mustangs, a team Sandwell had beaten previously in the opening game of the season, 48-0.  Much like the first match up it was a one sided affair starting with an 80 yard kick off...

Flag Programme Boosted By National Lottery Funding

The Steelers are delighted to announce that we have been awarded £3795 of National Lottery funding through the Sport England Small Grants programme to support the establishment of our new Flag programme! The programme, launched in February under the guidance of Under...