Nicholas Benjamin appointed Director of Scheduling


Memphis,Tenn-The Gridiron Developmental Football League is pleased to announce Nicholas Benjamin has been appointed Director of Scheduling. Nicholas Benjamin is currently the Head Coach and Co-Owner of the Huntsville Rockets Football Organization. As a player, Mr. Benjamin was a part of the 2012 15-0 Huntsville Rockets team.

Mr. Benjamin has been a part of the Huntsville Organization as a player, coach, and now co-owner and understands the importance of a great brand and product.

As a member of the GDFL Board, Mr. Benjamin plans to help take the league to different heights and help make a difference in every life that's associated with the brand.

Reporting to the Director of Football Operations Nicholas will be responsible for developing schedules, securing competition outside the league in the event there is a gap in an organizations schedule. In addition he will act as an at large director working with the DOFO, and COO to develop league initiatives and increase brand exposure.

"I am excited by this appointment stated League CEO Charles Thompson" Nicholas Benjamin has been offering assistance and ideas to better the brand for quite sometime. We welcome him to the team. Nicholas Benjamin currently serves as a Payload Operations Director for NASA at the Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, AL.


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.

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The GDFL Communications Office contributed to this article.