New Area Code Added to GDFL

by GDFL Media

Thousand Oaks, CA – The Gridiron Developmental Football League (GDFL) is proud to announce the addition of the 805 Bears which plays its home games at California Lutheran University, they are finishing their fourth season and are prepared to compete on a national level as they look forward to their fifth season as the newest members of GDFL West! 

“We called ourselves 805 because we want to pull from and represent the entire 805 area. We want to provide high-level football for fans to support and give players who want to keep playing a place to come and play.

We are excited to be joining the Gridiron Development Football League. A league that offers the best brand recognition and support system to grow our team moving forward.Our fans & players deserve to see competition at its highest level.These are some of the best teams in the country, that’s why we are here ,” stated Head Coach Reardon. 

The 805 Bears running game led by Landon O'Connell was one of the best in 2019 and they look to be the best in 2020. Watch as the Bears become one of the, "Elite" in the GDFL West.

The 805 Bears are serious about the upcoming Spring 2020 season. Don't get victimized when they come out of hibernation. Follow the Bears on Instagram 805 Bears Football or at 


The Gridiron Developmental Football League is a Professional Developmental Football League based in Memphis, Tennessee. This League was established to provide the community with high quality sports entertainment and to provide athletes the opportunity to participate in professional sports.

 We are looking at partnering with national and local area businesses in our pursuit of excellence and commitment to our community. Our commitment, dedication, and vision are set on building a firm foundation for professionalism and quality. The Gridiron Developmental Football League continues to strive to provide a quality minor professional level of football throughout the United States and beyond giving area athletes and fans the opportunity be a part of history. 

Our organization would like to thank you for your support. We are excited about the upcoming season and look forward to “Making AN IMPACT” in our Community.

Fans can visit our website at for upcoming announcements, ticketing info, and player tryouts.

The GDFL Communications Office contributed to this article.