Are you struggling along as you wait for the upcoming NFL season? Are you an Indianapolis native anticipating another Colts game at Lucas Oil Stadium? Do you feel that the excitement of the NFL is not coming soon enough, and want to satisfy your cravings for football during the summertime?

The Indianapolis Tornados may be the answer to your problems. The Tornados are the 2008 champions of the North American Football League, and one of the premiere teams in the Grid Iron Developmental Football League  (GDFL).   The Tornados roster includes numerous Division-1 college players, and even some professional talent as well. All home games are played at Park Tudor School, located at 7200 N. College Avenueon the north side of Indianapolis. The gates open at 5:30 pm and kick-off starts at 7:00 pm. Game day includes live entertainment from local performing artists,the Tornados' Lady Syrens dance team, and guest appearances from local celebrities/public figures, such as Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard. Children can enjoy fun zones and moon bounces during the game as the kid-friendly mascot Twister the panther walks happily around  the stadium. It's minor league football and a major league experience.   For a list a schedule of upcoming games, please visit the website at