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Our Goal

North Metro Football League (NMFL) was formed to serve the areas of the Northern Metro Region of Atlanta. NMFL's mission is to provide a league to address the needs of the youth organizations in the community we serve embodying the following initiatives:

  • In it for the love of the game
  • Believes the most important character trait is integrity and sportsmanship
  • Providing USA FOOTBALL Certification trained Coaches that can properly teach correct fundamentals of the game.
  • Providing a Safe fun-filled environment
  • League Teams to follow USA Football's Safety Requirements

2015 Season registrations are open. Please visit the League Member Pages to find an NMFL organization in your area.

The NMFL continues to grow! We have added programs and teams in the NEW NMFL SELECT LEAGUE, D2 and Flag. In addition the NMFL Board has been working hard during the off season to research and implement new rules to enhance player safety, balance Division 2 competition and to stabilize and grow the New ELITE Program. Below are the major changes voted into the rules and bylaws for 2015:


  • All coaches are required to have back ground checks, Coaching Certification through USA Football  and acquire an NMFL sanctioned coaching certification before the 2015 season
  • All players and cheerleaders should obtain concussion insurance and receive a pre-season baseline concusison test before entering play. Insurance and baseline testing is not limited to NMFL activities.


  • The new SELECT program will be known as NMFL SELECT. The program is growing with the addition of many new organizations and teams.
  • More information will be coming in the very near months so if you feel you have a team that is good enough for the NMFL ELITE please contact us and we will be happy to discuss your teams entry into the NMLF SELECT DIVISION!

Division 2

  • New competition rules adopted for team make-up including requirement to submit draft procedure and registration approach. New procedure can be found under the rules page.
  • Addition of new NMFL Board Executive Board position - Executive Director of Rules Compliance.
  • Audits of team make-up and oversight of team drafts can and will be performed.

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NMFL IS 501(c)3!

NMFL is now a 501(c)3 Non-Profit Organization!

We are looking for new Sponsors to support the the league.

Please Contact us if you are interested to support this great league!








North Metro Football League (NMFL) Receives Recognition from GA House of Representatives

Representatives of the North Metro Football League (NMFL), State Bank and Sports Care Connect were formally recognized by the Georgia House of Representatives on March 20, 2013 with a Resolution for the groups’ leadership efforts on Concussions.

The NMFL was recognized as the first league in Georgia to offer such a benefit to its players and the first to take such a significant step toward addressing the issue of sport induced concussions in Georgia.