Chicago Bliss

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Chicago Bliss
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Founded 2004
Based in Chicago, Illinois, United States
Home field Sears Centre
League Legends Football League
Division Western Conference
Colors Orange and Blue
         
Head coach Matt Sinclair
Owner(s) Lingerie Football League, LLC
Lingerie Bowl wins 2009 Eastern Conference Champions
Website MyChicagoBliss.com

Chicago Bliss is one of two teams that were introduced to the Legends Football League in 2004 (the other being Dallas Desire).

Being defeated by New York Euphoria in the Eastern Final (one of the Semi-Finals which included a Skill Test, a 3-on-2 match and a dance competition) at Lingerie Bowl II in 2005 and again at Lingerie Bowl III in 2006, the team never reached the Final.

On September 4, 2009, the Chicago Bliss defeated the Miami Caliente 29-19 in the first ever game of the LFL at the Sears Centre in Hoffman Estates, Illinois. In February 2010, the Bliss finally reached the championship game at Lingerie Bowl VII but lost to the Los Angeles Temptation.

2009-2010 season[edit]

The Chicago Bliss opened its season on Friday, September 4, 2009 at the Sears Centre and defeated the Miami Caliente 29-19.[1] The Bliss Head Coach is Keith Hac, coach of the Indoor Football League's Chicago Slaughter.[2] The Bliss Offensive Coordinator is Rasche Hill, a former member of the National Football League Jacksonville Jaguars and the Chicago Slaughter. The Bliss Defensive Coordinator is DeJuan Alfonzo, a former member of the Chicago Rush and Chicago Slaughter.

The Bliss defeated the Miami Caliente 20-7 to win the Eastern Conference title[1][3] but fell 27-14 to the Los Angeles Temptation in Lingerie Bowl VII. Danielle Moinet also played with Chicago Bliss from 2008 through 2011, where she was cornerback and team captain.[4]

Seasons[edit]

2009-10 season schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Home/Away Result
September 4 Miami Caliente Home Won 29-19
October 2 New York Majesty Away No Contest
December 4 Tampa Breeze Away Won 27-18
December 18 Philadelphia Passion Home Won 46-19
February 4 Miami Caliente Playoff Won 20-7
February 6 Los Angeles Temptation Lingerie Bowl VII Lost 14-27

2010-11 Season Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Home/Away Result
September 10 Dallas Desire Home Won 14-10
October 2 Seattle Mist Away Won 41-12
November 14 San Diego Seduction Home Won 50-12
December 18 Los Angeles Temptation Away Loss 18-12
January 29 Los Angeles Temptation Playoff Loss 31-14

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Mooney, Michael J. (February 5, 2010). "Miami Caliente Eliminated From The Lingerie Football League Playoffs". Broward-Palm Beach New Times. Retrieved February 23, 2010. 
  2. ^ Hamnik, Al (February 2, 2010). "Wiping that LFL smirk off smug faces". The Northwest Indiana Times. Retrieved February 23, 2010. 
  3. ^ Harris, Elliott (February 5, 2010). "Bliss reaches Lingerie Bowl". Chicago Sun-Times. Retrieved February 23, 2010. 
  4. ^ Perlas, Eddie (February 8, 2010). "Chicago Bliss Fall in Lingerie Bowl". NBC Chicago. Retrieved February 23, 2010. 

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