March of 2021 COVID-19 came and shut down football.
The Leaders of NFX regrouped and decided to spend the offseason working on a formula to relaunch youth football. As you can see Gridiron now has several different ways to participate in the game.
In 2021 Portland Flex Football will now offer the full suite of styles of football. We will launch our academies in April and in May. We are excited to get back on the field and help our youth appreciate the game and learn how to play it safely. Most of all have fun.
Hoss has been involved with high school level coaching and youth coaching for 10+ years. He is certified by the National Federation of High School Associations for High School Football Coaching. He is Certified by USA Football for Concussion Safety and Hydration Safety. Hoss has his CPR/First Aid/AED Certification and is a former fire fighter.
John played in the NFL and Arena League. In 2018 John was inducted into the PSU Hall of Fame. John is certified by the National Federation of High School Associations for High School Football Coaching. He is Certified by USA Football for Concussion Safety and Hydration Safety. John has developed over 12+ quarterbacks for college and 3 have made into the NFL.
Jennifer is a world-class athlete and competitor. Jennifer is our Chief Administrator for the league. She manages all rosters, safety protocol, OSAA rule announcements, coaches certifications, and does most of the social media annoucements.
Mark is deeply devoted to sports and his community. He owns a successful business and has 10+ years of running leagues and non-profits. His oldest son will be playing OL for Brown University in 2020-2021
Brandon Hardon is a local athlete who played for OSU. Went on to play for the Bears and Jets. He is our Advisor and Mentor. He brings passion and love for football. He will do anything to help the game.