Cardinals to host Big Red Flag Football Tournament

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In conjunction with the Big Red Rib & Music Festival, the Arizona Cardinals will host the "Big Red Flag Football Tournament" on Saturday and Sunday, April 26-27 at Lawn C on the south side of University of Phoenix Stadium.

The tournament is open to all youth flag football organizations in the following age groups: 6U, 8U, 10U, 12U and 14U. Round-robin play takes place on Saturday and elimination rounds will be played on Sunday.

The top two teams per age group will receive medals and all participants and coaches will receive a gift pack complete with Big Red Rib & Music Festival coupons and other giveaways.

Applicants are encouraged to call the Cardinals Community Relations department at 602/379-1835 or e-mail mstreety@cardinals.nfl.net. The cost to participate is $150 per 12-player team.

NFL Flag Football, powered by USA Football, is a fun and dynamic non-contact football experience where kids can develop skills and learn lessons in teamwork, dedication and discipline.

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