Everett, Washington-The Everett Royals (GDFL)defeated the East Anchorage Chargers the 2021 Alaskan Champions (LFFL) in an entertaining preseason match-up in the great state of Washington, home of the NFL’s  Seattle Seahawks. The score was tied 20-20 as the clock hit double zero.

In overtime East Anchorage won the toss and received the ball first. But failed to score. The Royals then took over on downs and move into field goal territory. As their kicker Wyatt Paul punched the ball through the uprights from 30 yards away. Giving the Royals a well deserved victory 23-20.  

We the GDFL would like to congratulate the Royals and    Thank the East Anchorage Chargers on representing the great state of Alaska in a hard fought battle on the gridiron. 


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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