Senior Team (18+)

Devils Senior Rookie Session Announced

The Norwich Devils are holding Rookie sessions for new prospects interested in joining the team. 2018 has been a very successful year for the Devils, could you be the one to help make 2019 even better?  The Devils had a winning season in 2018 and reached the Division 2 South playoffs and are looking for new players to join the current squad. Open to all adults 18 years and over. Tryouts will be held on Sunday, November 11th, 18th, 25th & 2nd… Read More »Devils Senior Rookie Session Announced

Devils Committee Announced for 2019

Following the Clubs Annual General Meeting the Norwich Devils are delighted to announce their Club Officers for 2019. General Manager – Chris Handley Chris Handley will be returning to the General Manager role for the 3rd year in a row providing some stability in a period of change in management at the Club. The Club’s membership validated the hard work he has put in to the club and the confidence they have in his management with a unanimous vote to keep him in… Read More »Devils Committee Announced for 2019

Devils Awards 2018

On Saturday the Devils family gathered together to recognise their achievements in 2018 and give thanks to those who helped make it such an outstanding year for the club. Successful inclusion into the National British American Football League, a winning first season and playoff football. As well as continued growth and prosperity off the field and the coveted BAFRA John Slavin Award for 2018 Best Field in British Football meant there was much to celebrate. Arriving at the Mercure Hotel Norwich, the suited players and coaches,… Read More »Devils Awards 2018

Devils Look to Grow Coaching Staff

  It is with sadness, but also delight, that the Devils announce that 2018 Offensive Co-ordinator Craig Thompson will be stepping away from the Devils to concentrate on his new role as the new Head Coach of our Sister Team the Iceni Spears. Craig cut his teeth as a coach with the Devils following a long playing career and as much as we are sad to see him go its always nice to see one of our own step up… Read More »Devils Look to Grow Coaching Staff

Devils AGM

Following our successful return to the National League in 2018 the Devils are looking to continue their development and take the club further. Beginning with their AGM at 12 noon on Saturday 6th October at Thorpe St Andrew School, when the membership will be voting in the Committee Officers for the 2019 season. These Officer positions are General Manager, Secretary, Treasurer and Head Coach. While we have received applications internally, applications from any suitable candidates are still more than welcome.… Read More »Devils AGM

Devils Fall Short in Final Regular Season Game

Norwich Devils v London Blitz B Sunday 5th Aug 2018 Report by Alan Baxter-Smith Photographs – John Mallet Photography The Devils began 2018 with the news that they had been successful in their application to rejoin the league after a 7 year absence. Like all teams they had expectations for the season and while they wanted to win all their games realistically a steady start with some wins would represent good progress for the club. What actually followed went beyond their expectations.… Read More »Devils Fall Short in Final Regular Season Game

Devils lose in Tight Derby Game

Norwich Devils v Ipswich Cardinals Sunday 29th July 2018 Report by Alan Baxter-Smith Photographs – John Mallet Photography Derby Games in any Sport are always good games to watch. Any game which involves a fixture between Ipswich and Norwich certainly always adds a little spice to the occasion both in terms of the supporters banter and the teams on the field. The majority of the Devils squad don’t actually originate from Norwich, indeed a fair few don’t even originate from the UK.… Read More »Devils lose in Tight Derby Game

Devils Cruise to Victory Against Pumas

Norwich Devils v Maidstone Pumas Sunday 8th July 2018 Report by Alan Baxter-Smith (Apologies, no team photographers attended the game) Preparation for American football is the same whether you are playing the best in your league or those struggling for victories. Its very easy to lose intensity and once you do that, it can be very hard to get it back. As the Devils began the long journey down to Maidstone, made longer by an overheating bus which could only travel some of… Read More »Devils Cruise to Victory Against Pumas

Devils Squeeze Past Spartans

Norwich Devils v Essex Spartans Sunday 24th June 2018 Report by Alan Baxter-Smith Photographs – John Mallet Photography Five time National Championship Winning Ohio State Head Coach, and College Football Hall of Fame inductee Wayne Woodrow “Woody” Hayes once said ‘Nothing that comes easy is worth a dime’ Well if thats the case, the Devils earned themselves a fair few dollars in their most recent league matchup. It was certainly a Battle Royale which would prove to the doubters that the Devils… Read More »Devils Squeeze Past Spartans

Devils Do The Double Over Sabres

Norwich Devils v East Essex Sabres Sunday 17th June 2018 Report by Alan Baxter-Smith Photographs – Kelvin Read American Football is often likened to a game of Chess. Sounds silly considering one is an highly intellectual board game played out on a small table between two opponents, often dressed in a shirt and trousers, and the other is a brutal sport played out on a large field by 100 or more guys dressed in what is tantamount to battle armour. The similarity occurs… Read More »Devils Do The Double Over Sabres