Blue Devils NFL Flag

UpdatedThursday March 25, 2021 byPaul Hasson.

2021 Blue Devils Spring NFL Flag: Calling all 1 - 8th graders

*Registration opens 2/24 - 3/24 or until all spots are filled, limited spots available the last 3 yrs. . Late registration / waitlist after 3/24/21. If on the waitlist: Please complete your sign up and the system will automatically email you when a spot becomes available. You must then complete your registration (Ie complete payment) or your spot will be given to another player.

What is Blue Devils NFL Flag?

Davis Blue Devils flag football was created for players to learn / practice football skills and better understanding the fundamentals of the game. Boys and girls 1st thru 8th of all sizes in our community will play in an organized, non-contact football trainings /league wearing official gear of the NFL. Improve your game, stay active, make new friends and have fun!  The game is designed to teach and enhance the skills of both offensive and defensive players. Football is fun and creates independent thinkers that work together for a common goal, your TEAM.

How many players are on a team?

With only 5 players on the field, players are highly engaged and gives every player a chance to be an impact player. Depending on your age, usually 7- 10 players are on each team. Obviously, team size will depend on the number of players and coaches available. 

What are the age levels / Divisions? We offer 4 divisions in 2021:

7U:  Current 1 and 2nd graders (If not enough players to make teams: Parents will have an option to 1. play 9u , 2. do a clinic / scrimmages every sunday

9U: Current 3 and 4th graders

11U: Current 5 - 6 graders

14u: Current 7 - 8 graders

Can I register and request to be on a certain players / coaches team?

Yes. You can request to be on a team with some friends, a school or a certain coach. We will not guarantee these request, but do our very best to accommodate. We try to group players and balance teams for ability, neighborhood area and school affiliation.

When are practices and games?

Coaches pick a local place to practice, usually once per week and all games to be played at TBD Sunday afternoons. Practices may start 4/1, 2021. Game times TBD depending on how teams per division we have. Season runs: April 18th - May 15. Games are 40 minutes, 2 20 minute halfs. Gametimes will depend on how many teams we have:

Likely 7U at 1pm, 9U at 2pm, 11U at 3pm, 

What equipment will I need to play?

Players will receive a reversible NFL style jersey / shirt and teams will have a set a flags. Your coach will inform the team what color matching shorts to wear for games. Players will be responsible for obtaining their own required mouth piece/guard. Plastic cleats are recommended but not required.

Can I play Davis Blue Devils Flag at the same time as other sports (Baseball, Lacrosse, Basketball)?

Yes. We understand there are several other sports playing during this time of year. We promote players to play multiple sports! Players and coaches can usually work around schedules and we put additional players on teams to account for any conflicts or absences.

How do I register to coach and what is required?

Coaches will create an account and register online as a volunteer, just like a player. All coaches will be background checked and must agree to coach in a positive manner. Davis Blue Devils does not tolerate unsportsmanlike behavior and teaches football skills in a positive and safe environment. Many of our teams will be coached and officiated by high school / college athletes, dedicated parents and community volunteers. Davis Blue Devils is an all volunteer run organization. Please contact Paul Hasson,  treasurer@juniorbluedevils.com for addl. information.

What are the registration fees: $85.00 

All registration fees include reversible jersey, flags ,USA football membership and player secondary insurance ( after completed NFL flag registration site).

Refunds:
100% up to March 15th. 50% from March 21-March 31.No refunds after the season has started

COVID-19 Prevention:

Please review COVID-19 prevention guidelines. https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/outdoor-indoor-recreational-sports.aspx
 All participants must agree to adhere to the safety standards in the document.

Love football as much as we do and want to reserve your spot today? 

Please don't wait until the last minute. Regular Registration closes March 24. (LATE registration begins  3/25/21 $125.00 and will not be guarenteed a spot and will be placed on a waitlist )  We will only have enough spots available as we have coaches/ teams. Know some one that would be a great coach? (your brother, sister, high school / college, neighbor)....We need your help to make this league a football community success. Click HERE and you will be directed to our registration site.