All players must be screened through our player personnel department and head coach Jason Gibson.
Player Registration Info
Due to the success and the overwhelming response from free agents, space is limited per tryout.
What: Free agent tryouts, invite only. Day will consist of testing done by Impact Perfermance, position specific (practice like) situations, film, exit interviews, post workout grades by position, lunch, Super Charged the official drink of the Columbus Lions, and work out T-shirt.
When: October 27th, 2018 9am-5pm
Where: Columbus Civic Center, at Hughston Clinic Field
Step 1- Fill out player questionaire
Step 2- Contact by our player personnel department
Step 3 - Register for tryout
A player must be cleared and then be selected to attend these events. The selection process begins by filling out the questionnaire below. Our player personnel department will evaluate each player individually to determine who will receive invitees. The Lions are proud to be one of the longest running Arena Football franchises in the country and the longest continuous running franchise in the NAL. The cornerstone of the organization is stability. The Lions have had only one ownership group throughout its history. Head Coach Jason Gibson has been at the helm since the beginning. The Lions have enjoyed a winning tradition and because of that, over 53 players in 12 years have had the opportunity to advance their football careers in the NFL and CFL,
Year after Year free agent players just like yourself, looking to showcase their talents and play the game of football at the highest level of competition. Quayvon Hicks NFL, Jeremy Johnson CFL, Kamryn Pettway NFL, Chris Smith CFL,Corey Crawford NFL,David Griffin Jr. NFL Logan Ingle NFL,Dion Small NFL Marte Sears CFL Tristan Purifoy CFL, Jarmon Forston CFL,Toby Jackson NFL,QB Casey Kacz (Buffalo St.) was the product of the Lions system: Robert Caldwell (Cleveland NFL/NC. State), Damian Thornton (Duke), Chris Pickett (Jacksonville NFL/Troy) David Washington (Faulkner), Dezmond Beverly (Ark Pine - Bluff), Tre Jacobs Washington NFL/Liberty) Martin Davis (Miss Valley). Where will we find the next star?
Head Coach / Director of Football Operations