Ex-Wolverines set for Japan debut

Jul 30, 2016

Ex-Wolverines set for Japan debut

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Like most other American players, quarterback Devin Gardner and wide receiver Jeremy Gallon had no idea that football was even played there. Now, the two former University of Michigan players will open up a new chapter of their football career “there” — in Japan. ...

Cameron leads Frontiers to win over Deers

Nov 15, 2015

Cameron leads Frontiers to win over Deers

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Colby Cameron completed 35 of 48 passes for 304 yards and two TD passes to Takeshi Akiyama and scored another on an 8-yard run, leading the defending national champion Fujitsu Frontiers to a 34-24 victory over the Lixil Deers on Sunday at Yokohama Stadium. ...

Obic outplays IBM in second-stage opener

Oct 31, 2015

Obic outplays IBM in second-stage opener

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Shun Sugawara, making his first start since Sept. 13, completed 19 of 30 passes for 226 yard and a score and Asaki Mochizuki had two rushing touchdowns as the Obic Seagulls beat the IBM BigBlue 34-26 on Saturday at Yokohama Stadium in the second-stage ...

Cameron, Fujitsu trounce Obic

Oct 17, 2015

Cameron, Fujitsu trounce Obic

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Colby Cameron threw three touchdown passes and ran for another to lead the defending national champion Fujitsu Frontiers to a 41-7 rout of the Obic Seagulls on Saturday at Fujitsu Stadium Kawasaki. With the victory, the Frontiers (5-0) finished the season’s first stage in ...

Furutani runs to milestone

Sep 9, 2015

Furutani runs to milestone

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As a 39-year-old veteran, Takuya Furutani is a concrete example that any football player can put up stellar career numbers without possessing monstrous physical attributes. Last Saturday, Furutani added another accolade to his collection of achievements on the gridiron. The Obic Seagulls running back ...

Silver Star join trend by welcoming in foreign players

May 22, 2015

Silver Star join trend by welcoming in foreign players

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Reaping the benefits of having a former NCAA quarterback is becoming a trend in the X League. Last season, the Fujitsu Frontiers clinched their first national championship with Colby Cameron, an ex-Louisiana Tech Bulldog, at quarterback, while Inoke Funaki, a University of Hawaii alumnus, ...