Lingerie league plans to put football franchise in Pittsburgh in 2014
By Staff Reports
Published: Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013, 9:15 p.m.
The Legends Football League, formerly the Lingerie Football League, announced plans for an expansion franchise in Pittsburgh for 2014.
Pittsburgh will be the 13th franchise in the league, which eventually wants expand to 26 — including most major American media markets.
“The fanatical culture that surrounds sports in Pittsburgh is second to none,” Legends Football League founder and chairman Mitchell S. Mortaza said in a statement. “The Steel City has been at the top our list since 2009. We are finally in strategic position to move forward with our plans.”
Show commenting policy
TribLive commenting policy
- White Oak residents can sign up through borough police for county’s new registry
- Elizabeth council seeks $500,000 state gaming grant to aid flood recovery
- North Versailles magisterial judge “retires” but remains on bench
- Switch in pairings helps Penguins defensemen find groove in Game 3
- Penguins insider: Malkin found confidence in Game 3
- West Mifflin business joins forces with East Allegheny students
- Prescription Drug Take Back Day to be observed locally
- Shots fired, Monessen house hit on S. 14th St.
- SCI-Pittsburgh inmate taken to AGH after ‘severe beating’
- Local Episcopal priest sentenced in child pornography case
- Husband to stand trial in Derry middle school teacher’s murder