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ALL AMERICAN FOOTBALL LEAGUE™ ANNOUNCES SIGNING OF FORMER ALABAMA PLAYERS DURING LEAGUE'S NATIONAL TRY-OUT AT BIRMINGHAM'S LEGION FIELD

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The All American Football League announced the signing of three former University of Alabama players to League contracts. The signings of Reggie Myles, Marcus Spencer and Alonzo Ephraim were formalized during the League's national try-out camp held today at Birmingham's famed Legion Field.

"The signing of these former Alabama players and our second national try- out camp, which attracted more than 200 players who have used up their college eligibility, represent significant milestones as the All American Football Leagues advances towards its spring 2008 inaugural season," said League CEO Marcus Katz.

Myles, Spencer, and Ephraim are the first players to be offered and sign contracts and will play for the Alabama team. Earlier this month, more than 350 former college players from BCS programs, including many with professional playing experience, participated in the League's inaugural try- out in Orlando.

Myles was a four-year letterman at Alabama at the cornerback position and ranks fifth all-time in school history with nine interceptions for 204 yards. His professional playing experience includes three seasons with the Cincinnati Bengals.

Ephraim earned three letters at center for Alabama. He played 43 games over the course of four seasons in the NFL with Philadelphia, Miami and Cleveland.

Spencer excelled on the field and in the classroom. A four-year letterman at free safety, he shares the record for most interceptions in a SEC championship game, is third in interception return yardage and fifth in the longest return of an interception. In his senior year, Spencer was a 1st Team Academic All-America and 1st Team All SEC Academic selection.

The All American Football League is aligning with the passion for college football and the year-round fan interest in the game's traditions and rivalries. The League's charter teams will be located in avid college football markets with teams representing the states of Florida, Alabama, Tennessee and other hotbeds in the Midwest and elsewhere.

"These players and others who we'll be signing in the near future personify the kind of individuals who have the desire and belief in their ability to compete at a very high level. They understand and share our vision of the All American Football League as an opportunity to fuel their passion and fan passion for the game," said Katz.

Another point of difference is the League's player eligibility requirement. Developed by the League's Board members, who include Chairman and former NCAA President Cedric W. Dempsey, former Florida player and Florida and Tennessee coach Doug Dickey, former ACC Commissioner and Notre Dame Athletic Director Gene Corrigan, former UCLA Athletic Director Peter Dalis, and former U.S. Naval Academy Athletic Director Jack Lengyel, players selected by the League must have earned their Bachelor's degree in addition to exhausting their college football eligibility.

Additional try-outs will be conducted next month in Michigan and Texas. For more information on the All American Football League fans can log on to http://www.allamericanfootballleague.com.