For those who love the indoor football here in Amarillo, you might be interested to know that they will be holding open tryouts. So, if you think your tough enough to play with the big boys, get out there for tryouts.

Amarillo, TX 12/08/10 - The Amarillo Venom will hold open tryouts for the 2011 football season Sunday, December 12th the Amarillo Civic Center at 901 S Buchanan St.

Registration begins at 12:30pm at the Amarillo Civic Center's North Exhibit Hall and costs $60 (will accept cash only day of try-out. Cash due at registration time). To register and pay in advance with a Visa, MasterCard, AMEX or Discover visit the Venom website at Players who register prior to December 12th will receive a $10 discount on tryout fees.

The tryout is open for all positions as players will be required to perform a professional style combine workout such as the 40-yard dash, 20-yard shuttle, and standing long jump. Players will be evaluated on their individual skills and techniques. Participants should come prepared with correct footwear for field turf and proper athletic attire (track spikes are prohibited). For more information or to pre-register, contact the Venom Office at (806) 350-7277 or visit our website at

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Personally, you won't catch me out there with those monsters. I've seen these guys and it seems like they find the biggest cornfed guys in the region.