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Franchise History


History of Franchises

For more than 31 years, the Arena Football League has been providing fan-friendly professional football entertainment throughout the country.

 


 

 

 

 

Alabama Vipers
Season(s): 2010
Albany Firebirds
Season(s): 1990-1994
Albany Firebirds
Season(s): 1995-1997
Albany Firebirds
Season(s): 1998-2000
Albany Empire
Season(s): 2018-????

Anaheim Piranhas
Season(s): 1996-1997
Arizona Rattlers
Season(s): 1992-2011
Arizona Rattlers
Season(s): 2012-2016
Austin Wranglers
Season(s): 2004-2007
Baltimore Brigade
Season(s): 2017-????

Bossier-Shreveport BattleWings
Season(s): 2010
Buffalo Destroyers
Season(s): 1999-2003
Carolina Cobras
Season(s): 2000-2004
Charlotte Rage
Season(s): 1992-1996
Chicago Bruisers
Season(s): 1987-1989

Chicago Rush
Season(s): 2001-2012
Chicago Rush
Season(s): 2013
Cincinnati Rockers
Season(s): 1992-1993
Cleveland Thunderbolts
Season(s): 1992-1994
Cleveland Gladiators
Season(s): 2008-2017

Colorado Crush
Season(s): 2003-2008
Columbus Destroyers
Season(s): 2004-2008
Columbus Thunderbolts
Season(s): 1991
Connecticut Coyotes
Season(s): 1995-1996
Dallas Desperados
Season(s): 2002-2008

Dallas Texans
Season(s): 1990-1993
Dallas Vigilantes
Season(s): 2010-2011
Denver Dynamite
Season(s): 1987-1991
Detroit Drive
Season(s): 1988-1993
Detroit Fury
Season(s): 2001-2004

Florida Bobcats
Season(s): 1996-1998
Florida Bobcats
Season(s): 1999-2001
Fort Worth Cavalry
Season(s): 1994
Georgia Force
Season(s): 2002-2008, 2012
Georgia Force
Season(s): 2011

Grand Rapids Rampage
Season(s): 1998-2008
Houston Thunderbears
Season(s): 1998-2001
Indiana Firebirds
Season(s): 2001-2004
Iowa Barnstormers
Season(s): 1995-2000, 2010-2014
Kansas City Brigade
Season(s): 2006-2008

Kansas City Command
Season(s): 2011-2012
Las Vegas Gladiators
Season(s): 2003-2007
Las Vegas Outlaws
Season(s): 2015
Las Vegas Sting
Season(s): 1994-1995
Los Angeles Avengers
Season(s): 2001-2008

Los Angeles Cobras
Season(s): 1988
Los Angeles KISS
Season(s): 2014-2016
Maryland Commandos
Season(s): 1989
Massachusettes Marauders
Season(s): 1994
Memphis Pharoahs
Season(s): 1995-1996

Miami Hooters
Season(s): 1993-1995
Miami Vise
Season(s): 1987
Milwaukee Iron
Season(s): 2010
Milwaukee Mustangs
Season(s): 1994-2001
Milwaukee Mustangs
Season(s): 2011-2012

Minnesota Fighting Pike
Season(s): 1996
Nashville Kats
Season(s): 1997-2001
Nashvilee Kats
Season(s): 2005-2008
New England Sea Wolves
Season(s): 1999-2000
New England Steamrollers
Season(s): 1988 

New Jersey Gladiators
Season(s): 2001-2002
New Jersey Red Dogs
Season(s): 1997-2000
New Orleans Night
Season(s): 1991-1992
New Orleans VooDoo
Season(s): 2004-2005, 2007-2008,
2011-2015
New York City Hawks
Season(s): 1997-1998

New York Dragons
Season(s): 2001-2008
New York Knights
Season(s): 1988
Oklahoma City Yard Dawgz
Season(s): 2010
Oklahoma Wranglers
Season(s): 2000-2001
Philadelphia Soul
Season(s): 2004-2008, 2011-????

Pittsburgh Gladiators
Season(s): 1987-1990
Pittsburgh Power
Season(s): 2011-2014
Portland Forest Dragons
Season(s): 1997-1999
Portland Steel
Season(s): 2016
Portland Thunder
Season(s): 2014-2015

Sacramento Attack
Season(s): 1992
Saint Louis Stampede
Season(s): 1995-1996
San Antonio Force
Season(s): 1992
San Antonio Talons
Season(s): 2012-2014
San Jose SaberCats
Season(s): 1995-2008,
2011-2015

Spokane Shock
Season(s): 2010-2015
Texas Terror
Season(s): 1996-1997
Toronto Phantoms
Season(s): 2001-2002
Tulsa Talons
Season(s): 2011-2012
Utah Blaze
Season(s): 2006-2008,
2010-2013
Washington Commandos
Season(s): 1987-1990
Washington Valor
Season(s): 2017-????