2013 Detroit Thunder season
Head Coach Terrence Foster
General Manager Mike Piasecki
Home Field Taylor Sportsplex
Results
Record 4-6
Place 5th
Playoff Finish Did Not Qualify
Timeline
Previous season Next season
none 2014

The 2013 Detroit Thunder season was the 1st season for the American Continental Indoor Football League franchise.

On November 1, 2012, the Thunder was officially announced as the CIFL's eleventh team for the 2013 season. The team is owned by David and Cynthia Kinsman, who also own the Port Huron Patriots in the same league.[1] In addition, the Michigan Cup was announces as the trophy the Thunder, Patriots, and Saginaw Sting would compete for during the 2013 season.[1] On November 9, 2012, David Kinsman announced the Thunder would be playing their home games at the Taylor Sportsplex in Taylor, Michigan for the 2013 season, with the hopes to move to a larger venue in 2014.[2]

Roster[edit | edit source]

Detroit Thunder rosterview · talk · edit
Quarterbacks

Running Backs

Wide Receivers

Offensive Linemen
  • Currently vacant

Defensive Linemen

Linebackers

Defensive Backs

Kickers

  • Currently vacant
Injured Reserve
  • Currently vacant

Exempt List

  • Currently vacant

Practice Squad

  • Currently vacant

Rookies in italics
Roster updated February 22, 2013
22 Active, 0 Inactive, 0 PS

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Schedule[edit | edit source]

Regular Season[edit | edit source]

Week Date Kickoff Opponent Results Game site
Final score Team record
1 February 9 7:30 P.M. EST at Port Huron Patriots L 20-41 0-1 McMorran Arena
2 Bye
3 February 24 4:00 P.M. EST Erie Explosion L 27-64 0-2 McMorran Arena
4 March 3 4:00 P.M. EST Saginaw Sting L 49-63 0-3 Taylor Sportsplex
5 March 10 4:00 P.M. EST Kane County Dawgs W 2-0 1-3 Taylor Sportsplex
6 March 17 4:00 P.M. EST Port Huron Patriots W 42-35 2-3 Taylor Sportsplex
7 March 24 4:00 P.M. EST Kentucky Xtreme L 49-21 2-4 Taylor Sportsplex
8 Bye
9 April 6 7:30 P.M. EST at Kentucky Drillers W 40-24 3-4 Eastern Kentucky Expo Center
10 April 14 2:00 P.M. EST at Erie Explosion L 37-61 3-5 Erie Insurance Arena
11 April 20 7:00 p.m. CST at Owensboro Rage W 2-0 4-5 The Next Level Sports Facility
12 April 27 7:30 p.m. EST at Saginaw Sting L 34-52 4-6 Dow Event Center

Standings[edit | edit source]

2013 Continental Indoor Football Leagueview · talk · edit
Team W L T PCT PF PA PF (Avg.) PA (Avg.) STK
Saginaw Sting 3 0 0 1.000 147 89 49 29.67 W3
Dayton Sharks 2 0 0 1.000 118 30 59 15 W2
Erie Explosion 2 0 0 1.000 106 67 53 33.5 W2
Owensboro Rage 2 1 0 .667 108 96 36 32 L1
Port Huron Patriots 1 2 0 .333 85 153 28.33 51 L2
Marion Blue Racers 1 2 0 .333 70 91 23.33 30.33 W1
Kentucky Xtreme 0 1 0 .000 33 37 33 37 L1
Kane County Dawgs 0 1 0 .000 0 2 0 2 L1
Detroit Thunder 0 2 0 .000 55 105 27.5 52.5 L2
Kentucky Drillers 0 2 0 .000 42 94 21 47 L2

Coaching staff[edit | edit source]

2013 Detroit Thunder staff
Front Office
  • Co-Owner/Marketing and Sales - Terrence Foster
  • Co-Owner - Lawrence Foster
  • General Manager - Mike Piasecki
 

Head Coach

  • Head Coach - Terry Foster

Offensive Coaches

  • Co-Offensive Coordinator – Lawrence Foster
  • Co-Offensive Coordinator – Rob Hunt
  • Offensive Line – Danny Foster

Defensive Coaches

  • Defensive Coordinator – Terrence Foster
  • Defensive Line – Danny Foster

References[edit | edit source]

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