Portland Thunder Cut Ties with Head Coach Sauk

Portland Thunder President Brian Sandy announced today that Head Coach Matthew Sauk has been relieved of his duties.


Meet the Portland Thunder

This is the fourth installment of our series “Introducing Portland’s Sports Teams,” where we introduce you to every professional, semi-professional and college sports program in Portland. Who are the Portland Thunder? The Portland Thunder were announced in October 2013 as an expansion team in the 14-member Arena Football League. They open their season at home […]


Q&A With Portland AFL’s New Coach Matthew Sauk

Football is coming back to Portland. And leading the charge is new head coach Matthew Sauk. No stranger to success, Sauk brings with him a slew of offensive-minded awards. He’s one of the most decorated coaches in all Arena Football and comes to Portland after three seasons in Utah as the Assistant Head Coach and […]


Portland Names Matthew Sauk Head Coach

Two-time AFL Assistant Coach of the Year Matthew Sauk has been named the Head Coach of Portland’s Arena Football team, the franchise announced Tuesday. Known for his explosive offensive units, Sauk is one of the most decorated coaches in the Arena Football League and arrives in Portland after three seasons as the Assistant Head Coach […]