2005 Frankfurt Galaxy season
Head Coach Mike Jones
General Manager Tilman Engel
Home Field Waldstadion
Results
Record 3–7
Place 5th
Playoff Finish did not qualify
Timeline
Previous season Next season
2004 2006

The 2005 Frankfurt Galaxy season was the 13th season for the franchise in the NFL Europe League (NFLEL). The team was led by head coach Mike Jones in his second year, and played its home games at Waldstadion in Frankfurt, Germany. They finished the regular season in fifth place with a record of three wins and seven losses.

Offseason[edit | edit source]

Free agent draft[edit | edit source]

2005 Frankfurt Galaxy NFLEL free agent draft selections
Draft order Player name Position College
Round Choice
1 5 Brock Edwards TE Texas
2 11 Michael Landry DT Southern
3 14 Ronald Jones DE Southern Mississippi
4 23 William Henry T Clemson
5 26 Jon Pendergrass CB Southern Illinois
6 35 Alex Nguae LB Washington State
7 38 Doug Goodwin DT Boston College
8 44 Anthony Oakley G Western Kentucky

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Personnel[edit | edit source]

Staff[edit | edit source]

2005 Frankfurt Galaxy staff
Front office
  • General Manager – Tilman Engel

Head coaches

Offensive coaches

  • Offensive Coordinator/Offensive Line – Whitey Jordan
  • Quarterbacks – Alex Van Pelt
  • Running Backs – Steve Smith
  • Wide Receivers – Milton Wynn
  • National Coach/Tight Ends – Markus Grahn
Defensive coaches
  • Defensive Coordinator/Linebackers – Ed O'Neil
  • Defensive Line – Richard Wood
  • Defensive Backs/Special Teams – Ken Stills
  • Assistant Defensive Backs – James Rooths


Strength and conditioning

  • Strength and Conditioning – George Bardis

Roster[edit | edit source]

2005 Frankfurt Galaxy roster
Quarterbacks

Running Backs

Wide Receivers

Tight Ends

Offensive Linemen

Defensive Linemen

Linebackers

Defensive Backs

Special Teams

National Players


Rookies in italics

Schedule[edit | edit source]

Week Date Kickoff [n 1] Opponent Results Game site Attendance
Final score Team record
1 Saturday, April 2 6:00 p.m. at Berlin Thunder L 7–30 0–1 Olympic Stadium 16,199
2 Saturday, April 9 7:00 p.m. Amsterdam Admirals W 23–14 1–1 Waldstadion 31,644
3 Saturday, April 16 6:00 p.m. at Cologne Centurions L 14–23 1–2 RheinEnergieStadion 10,821
4 Saturday, April 23 7:00 p.m. Hamburg Sea Devils L 10–30 1–3 Waldstadion 22,347
5 Saturday, April 30 7:00 p.m. Rhein Fire W 23–20 2–3 Waldstadion 27,439
6 Sunday, May 8 3:00 p.m. at Amsterdam Admirals L 10–48 2–4 Amsterdam ArenA 13,227
7 Saturday, May 14 7:00 p.m. Cologne Centurions L 17–20 OT 2–5 Waldstadion 25,347
8 Saturday, May 21 7:00 p.m. at Rhein Fire W 20–13 3–5 LTU arena 28,124
9 Saturday, May 28 7:00 p.m. Berlin Thunder L 24–31 3–6 Waldstadion 40,109
10 Saturday, June 4 7:00 p.m. at Hamburg Sea Devils L 15–17 3–7 AOL Arena 21,204

Standings[edit | edit source]

NFL Europe League
Team W L T PCT PF PA
Berlin Thunder 7 3 0 .700 241 191
Amsterdam Admirals 6 4 0 .600 265 204
Cologne Centurions 6 4 0 .600 188 212
Hamburg Sea Devils 5 5 0 .500 213 196
Frankfurt Galaxy 3 7 0 .300 163 246
Rhein Fire 3 7 0 .300 203 224

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Game summaries[edit | edit source]

Week 1: at Berlin Thunder[edit | edit source]

Week One: Frankfurt Galaxy at Berlin Thunder – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Frankfurt 0 0 0 7

7

Berlin 3 14 3 10

30

at Olympic Stadium, Berlin, Germany

  • Date: Saturday, April 2
  • Game time: 6:00 p.m. CEST
  • Game weather: 60 °F (15.6 °C)
  • Game attendance: 16,199
  • Referee: Jerome Boger

Week 2: vs Amsterdam Admirals[edit | edit source]

Week Two: Amsterdam Admirals at Frankfurt Galaxy – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Amsterdam 14 0 0 0

14

Frankfurt 0 7 13 3

23

at Waldstadion, Frankfurt, Germany

  • Date: Saturday, April 9
  • Game time: 7:09 p.m. CEST
  • Game weather: 53 °F (11.7 °C), overcast
  • Game attendance: 31,644
  • Referee: Gene Steratore

Week 3: at Cologne Centurions[edit | edit source]

Week Three: Frankfurt Galaxy at Cologne Centurions – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Frankfurt 7 7 0 0

14

Cologne 3 7 10 3

23

at RheinEnergieStadion, Cologne, Germany

  • Date: Saturday, April 16
  • Game time: 6:06 p.m. CEST
  • Game weather: 50 °F (10.0 °C), cloudly
  • Game attendance: 10,821
  • Referee: Carl Cheffers

Week 4: vs Hamburg Sea Devils[edit | edit source]

Week Four: Hamburg Sea Devils at Frankfurt Galaxy – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Hamburg 9 7 7 7

30

Frankfurt 0 3 0 7

10

at Waldstadion, Frankfurt, Germany

  • Date: Saturday, April 23
  • Game time: 7:07 p.m. CEST
  • Game weather: 63 °F (17.2 °C), cloudy
  • Game attendance: 22,347
  • Referee: John Parry

Week 5: vs Rhein Fire[edit | edit source]

Week Five: Rhein Fire at Frankfurt Galaxy – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Rhein 7 6 0 7

20

Frankfurt 0 7 9 7

23

at Waldstadion, Frankfurt, Germany

  • Date: Saturday, April 30
  • Game time: 7:07 p.m. CEST
  • Game weather: 73 °F (22.8 °C), sunny
  • Game attendance: 27,439
  • Referee: Gerald Austin

Week 6: at Amsterdam Admirals[edit | edit source]

Week Six: Frankfurt Galaxy at Amsterdam Admirals – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Frankfurt 3 0 7 0

10

Amsterdam 7 24 14 3

48

at Amsterdam ArenA, Amsterdam, Netherlands

  • Date: Sunday, May 8
  • Game time: 3:05 p.m. CEST
  • Game attendance: 13,227
  • Referee: Larry Nemmers

Week 7: vs Cologne Centurions[edit | edit source]

Week Seven: Cologne Centurions at Frankfurt Galaxy – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Cologne 0 10 0 7

20

Frankfurt 7 7 0 3

17

at Waldstadion, Frankfurt, Germany

  • Date: Saturday, May 14
  • Game time: 7:07 p.m. CEST
  • Game weather: 62 °F (16.7 °C), cloudy
  • Game attendance: 25,347
  • Referee: Walt Anderson

Week 8: at Rhein Fire[edit | edit source]

Week Eight: Frankfurt Galaxy at Rhein Fire – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Frankfurt 7 10 3 0

20

Rhein 0 0 3 10

13

at LTU arena, Düsseldorf, Germany

  • Date: Saturday, May 21
  • Game time: 7:06 p.m. CEST
  • Game weather: 61 °F (16.24 °C), cloudy
  • Game attendance: 28,124
  • Referee: Jerome Boger

Week 9: vs Berlin Thunder[edit | edit source]

Week Nine: Berlin Thunder at Frankfurt Galaxy – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Berlin 7 7 3 14

31

Frankfurt 7 14 0 3

24

at Waldstadion, Frankfurt, Germany

  • Date: Saturday, May 28
  • Game time: 7:07 p.m. CEST
  • Game weather: 87 °F (30.6 °C), sunny
  • Game attendance: 40,109
  • Referee: Jerome Boger

Week 10: at Hamburg Sea Devils[edit | edit source]

Week Ten: Frankfurt Galaxy at Hamburg Sea Devils – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Frankfurt 0 6 0 9

15

Hamburg 0 14 0 3

17

at AOL Arena, Hamburg, Germany

  • Date: Saturday, June 4
  • Game time: 7:04 p.m. CEST
  • Game weather: 59 °F (15.0 °C), partly cloudy
  • Game attendance: 21,204
  • Referee: Walt Coleman

Notes[edit | edit source]

  1. NFL Europe League (February 14, 2005). "NFL allocates record 265 to NFLEL" (Press release). Archived from the original on June 16, 2006. https://web.archive.org/web/20060616044857/http://www.oursportscentral.com/services/releases/?id=3126312. Retrieved October 30, 2013.
  2. "2005 NFLE Standings". The Football Database. http://www.footballdb.com/standings.html?lg=NFLE&yr=2005. Retrieved October 30, 2013.

References[edit | edit source]

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