"This Week in the IFL" Week 9 Now Live

"This Week in the IFL" Week 9 Now Live

A new episode of the IFL's podcast, "This Week in the IFL", is now available, featuring interviews with Iowa Barnstormers Head Coach Dixie Wooten and Spokane Empire DL John Griggs.

 The podcast can be found on the homepage of the IFL website by clicking on the "Radio" ad. In addition, the PodOMatic app can be downloaded in the Apple Store of on Google Play. 

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"This Week in the IFL" host Denis Puska recaps the exciting action from Week 8 of the 2017 IFL season. As the midway point of the 2017 season approaches, Puska looks around the league and as well as previews upcoming Week 9 matchups.

Puska's first guest is Iowa Barnstormers Head Coach Dixie Wooten. After dropping their first game of the season, Wooten has led the Barnstormers to victory in four of their last five games. The Barnstormers eked by the Green Bay Blizzard 27-26 in Week 8 and Wooten will look to keep the Barnstormers in the United Conference playoff hunt as they face the Nebraska Danger in Week 9. A veteran IFL coach, Wooten is in his first season as Iowa's head coach. Wooten talks with Puska about the first half of the season, winning four of their last five games and the team's upcoming matchup with the Danger.

Puska's first guest is Colorado Crush Kicker Spencer Groner. Groner is coming off a clutch performance in Week 7 which he helped the Crush win their first game of the season. With no time remaining, Groner nailed a 36 yard field goal to defeat the Salt Lake Screaming Eagles 52-49. For his performance, Groner was named the Week 7 IFL Special Teams Player of the Week. Groner is now tied for the IFL lead in converted field goals with 7. Puska chats with Groner about the the game-winning FG, being named a Player of the Week and the what he plans to do during the Crush's bye week.

Puska's second guest is Spokane Empire DL John Griggs. An IFL veteran along the defensive line, Griggs has made his impact known along the Empire defensive line. Griggs leads the IFL in sacks with sacks with 5.5. Hi impact has helped the Empire defense rank first in rushing yards allowed per game (37.0) and third in the IFL in points allowed (39.7). Griggs talks with Puska about the Empire's start to the season, his contributions to the defense and the Empire's upcoming matchup vs the Salt Lake Screaming Eagles.

"This Week in the IFL" is brought to you by Puska Media Services. The episode is now available and can be found in a number of locations including, www. Puskamediaservices.com, the Apple Store, Google Play, and of course, www.goifl.com , the official home of the Indoor Football League.