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ArenaBowl XXXI Playoffs
Valor Top Brigade, 69-55, to Win ArenaBowl XXXI
Washington Valor Press Release

The Washington Valor defeated the Baltimore Brigade, 69-55, to win ArenaBowl XXXI Saturday night at Royal Farms Arena, clinching the first championship in franchise history.

District of Champions? Ted Leonsis's Washington Valor win ArenaBowl after 2-10 season
Washington Post

Valor outrun, outsmart Brigade to claim first ArenaBowl title, 69-55
Baltimore Sun

Washington Valor win ArenaBowl XXXI 69-55
Joe Kauffman, ArenaFan.com

After a bizarre finish with a roughing the passer penalty resulting in an untimed down after the arena fired off its confetti, the Washington Valor won ArenaBowl XXXI 69-55 over the Baltimore Brigade.

Rob Base to Perform at Halftime of ArenaBowl XXXI
AFL Press Release

As the Arena Football League prepares for Arenabowl XXXI presented by Bud Light on July 28 at Royal Farms Arena, fans can expect to enjoy an entertaining atmosphere for the championship game featuring the Baltimore Brigade and the Washington Valor.

Despite Playoff Fall, Empire Inaugural Season a Success
Ryan McCarthy, ArenaFan.com

Back in April, I wasnít sure what to expect on opening night of Albanyís comeback into the Arena Football League. With only four teams participating in the league this season and a smattering of players that was only together for four weeks, there was a lot of uncertainty on how the Capital District would respond.

Bud Light to Serve as Presenting Sponsor of ArenaBowl XXXI
AFL Press Release

The Arena Football League announced today that Bud Light will serve as presenting sponsor of ArenaBowl XXXI.

Valor Upset Empire to Punch Ticket to ArenaBowl XXXI
Ryan McCarthy, ArenaFan.com

The Washington Valor were 0-for-5 in their previous matches against the Albany Empire, but their first win against the Empire could not have come at a better time.

Brigade to Host Valor in ArenaBowl XXXI
Baltimore Brigade Press Release

The Baltimore Brigade will host ArenaBowl XXXI next Saturday, July 28 at 7 p.m. at Royal Farms Arena, taking on the Washington Valor. The game will be broadcast nationally on CBS Sports Network.

ArenaBowl XXXI Matchup Set: Baltimore Brigade to Host Washington Valor
AFL Press Release

The Arena Football League has announced ArenaBowl XXXI matchup between the #2 seed Baltimore Brigade and the #4 seed Washington Valor. ArenaBowl XXXI will be played on Saturday, July 28th at Royal Farms Arena in Baltimore, MD at 7:00 p.m. ET.

Brigade reach ArenaBowl with 53-41 win as Omarr Smith has built AFL power 'brick by brick'
Baltimore Sun

Empire Upset by Valor, 47-40
Albany Empire Press Release

The top-seeded Albany Empire was upset by the fourth-seeded Washington Valor in the second game of the home-and-home playoff series by a score of 47-40 Saturday night at the Times Union Center in Albany, NY in front of a crowd of 9,261.

Brigade Advance to ArenaBowl XXXI
Baltimore Brigade Press Release

The Baltimore Brigade clinched a berth in ArenaBowl XXXI with a 53-41 win over the Philadelphia Soul Friday night at Royal Farms Arena.

Soul Season Ends With Loss in Baltimore
Philadelphia Soul Press Release

The Philadelphia Soul fell to the Baltimore Brigade at Royal Farms Arena by the score of 53-41. This is the first time Philadelphia has not advanced to the ArenaBowl Championship since 2015.

Playoff Game Two Preview - Empire vs Valor
Albany Empire Press Release

After a narrow 57-56 overtime victory in the Nationís Capital, the Albany Empire (9-4) take a one-point aggregate lead in the home-and-home playoff series over the Washington Valor (2-11) with game two set to be played on Saturday, July 21st, at 7:30 pm at the Times Union Center in Albany.

Brigade Top Soul, 57-45, in Game 1
Baltimore Brigade Press Release

The Baltimore Brigade beat the Philadelphia Soul, 57-45, Sunday night in the first meeting of a two-game semifinal series.

Empire Take Game One in Playoffs Against Valor
Albany Empire Press Release

The top-seeded Albany Empire (9-4) defeated the fourth-seeded Washington Valor (2-11) to take a one-point lead in the home-and-home playoff series with a 57-56 Saturday night in overtime at the Capital One Arena in Washington, DC in front of a crowd of 5,160.

Playoff Game One Preview - Empire at Valor
Albany Empire Press Release

After finishing on top of the league in their inaugural regular season, the Albany Empire (8-4) clash with the Washington Valor (2-10) on Saturday, July 14th, at 7:00 pm at the Capital One Arena.

Road To ArenaBowl XXXI Begins July 14
AFL Press Release

The top spot came down to the second game of the day, as the Albany Empire beat the Philadelphia Soul, 71-57. Matchups are now set for the playoffs and all five games of the postseason will be shown on CBS Sports Network.