Pittsburgh Saints Join GDFL

by GDFL Media

Pittsburgh, PA-Pro Developmental football lands in the great city of Pittsburgh. The GDFL would like to welcome our newest members to the Gridiron Developmental Football League, The Pittsburgh Saints!

The Pittsburgh Saints are officially locked in for the 2021 season and beyond.

"This is a great group of players, coaches and owners that understand the direction of the GDFL and how important it is to be uniformed as a league and understand the direction for our teams" said Commissioner Charles Thompson”.

The Pittsburgh Saints are owned and operated by Sandy Tipton.

 "We are creating something that not only excites our community, but also is able to give back.

 We are thrilled to be joining a league with a strong model for success with regional & national rivalries. Stated Sandy Tipton. 

The Pittsburgh Saints are located in the Eastern region of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

2018:5-3 (made playoffs in PAFL)

2019:6-2(made playoffs in PAFL/Division title)

City: Pittsburgh

Established: 2018

Stadium: Penn Hills Sr. High

Colors: Gold, White, Black

Ownership:  Sandy Tipton


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 www.gdfl.org for upcoming announcements, ticketing info, and player tryouts.

The GDFL Communications Office contributed to this article.