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Firebirds not likely to play again until 2011
Troy Record

Arena Football One Announces AFL Asset Bid
AF1 Press Release

The League Office of Arena Football One announced today that it has submitted a formal offer to purchase the assets of the Arena Football League (AFL) from the Trustee in the Chapter 11 bankruptcy currently pending in the US Bankruptcy Court in the Northern District of Illinois.

Albany Firebirds Still Flying....Barely

Firebirds unlikely to play in 2010

Arena league will return, but Albany Firebirds may not
Albany Times Union

But the Firebirds have not decided whether they will join the league, called Arena Football 1. The league includes 16 teams, with plans to add more by Oct. 9.

Firebirds may return next season
Troy Record

Arena league will return, but Albany Firebirds may not
Albany Times Union

Firebirds future up in air... again
Albany Times Union

ArenaFan to host chat during the AF1 Press Conference
ArenaFan Online

The Press Conference is scheduled to begin at 4:30 pm Eastern on Monday September 28, 2009.

Albany Firebirds hope to join new league

Firebirds future up in air

New arena football league in the works
Monterey County Herald

Get the scoreboard warmed up. Arena football is making a comeback.

af2: Texas TV station reports league will not play in 2010
Naples Daily News

Format of af2 may be restructured
The News-Press

Spokane captures ArenaCup title with record-setting rout
Las Vegas Sun

They play arena football for love, not money
Las Vegas Sun

Rod Windsor names Russell Athletic Rookie of the Year
af2 Press Release

Rio Grande Valley WR ROD WINDSOR has been named the 2009 Russell Athletic Rookie of the Year, as selected by a vote of arenafootball2 head coaches and media members.

2009 ArenaCup matchup set; Las Vegas to host af2's 10th Championship event
af2 Press Release

The 2009 ArenaCup matchup is officially set as the American Conference Champion Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Pioneers will face the National Conference Champion Spokane Shock.

Wilkes-Barre/Scranton DB Micheaux Robinson named Aaron's Defensive Player of the Year
af2 Press Release

Wilkes-Barre/Scranton DB MICHEAUX ROBINSON has been named the Aaron's Defensive Player of the Year, as selected by a vote of arenafootball2 head coaches and members of the media.

Aaron's af2 Dream team announced
af2 Press Release

While the two teams that will be competing in the 2009 ArenaCup the arenafootball2 (af2) league's 10th anniversary championship are still yet to be determined, there is one team that has been assured a trip to Las Vegas.

At a Glance
Record Ovr Home Away
  7-9 4-4 3-5
Last Game Sat Aug 1
  Loss @WBS 21-78
Next Game None scheduled
Date Opp Time (ET)
Mar 27 @ Mahoning Valley L 34-44
Apr 3 @ Wilkes-Barre/Scranton L 28-70
Apr 10   Florida L 27-32
Apr 18 @ Manchester L 53-74
Apr 25   Wilkes-Barre/Scranton L 26-70
Complete Schedule
Eastern Division W L PF PA
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton13 3 973 629
Manchester7 9 810 788
Albany7 9 739 824
Mahoning Valley2 14 643 977
Complete Standings
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