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EMPIRE END REGULAR SEASON WITH BLOWOUT VICTORY OVER SOUL

Albany to Face Brigade in the Playoffs Starting Next Week

WEEK 13 GAME PREVIEW - EMPIRE VS SOUL

After a dominating performance on the road against the Columbus Destroyers, the Empire clinched the top seed in the 2019 playoffs with one game to go in the regular season

EMPIRE WIN BIG IN COLUMBUS, 49-18

Clinch Top Playoff Seed for Second Straight Season

WEEK 12 GAME PREVIEW - EMPIRE AT DESTROYERS

Fresh off a bye week, the Empire remain in first place with a one and a half game lead in the standings.

EMPIRE FALL TO SOUL, 54-43

Albany Remains in First Place Heading into the Bye Week

WEEK 10 GAME PREVIEW - EMPIRE AT SOUL

Winners of back to back games, the Empire sit comfortably in first place with a three-game lead in the standings.

EMPIRE WIN SHOOTOUT OVER ATLANTIC CITY

Most Points Scored in a Game This Season 

WEEK 9 PREVIEW - EMPIRE VS BLACKJACKS

Completing a monumental comeback over the Valor in Week 8, the Empire remain in first place with a 7-1 record and clinched a berth in the playoffs.

EMPIRE WIN THRILLER OVER VALOR, COMPLETE SEASON SWEEP

Albany Clinches Playoff Berth with the Victory

DRAFTKINGS WEEK 8 CONTEST

The AFL and DraftKings are launching a customized, Free-to-Play contest for Week 8 this coming weekend. Fans will have the opportunity to win new prizes including VIP tickets and exclusive game day access.

WEEK 8 PREVIEW - EMPIRE AT VALOR

Suffering their first defeat of the season, the Empire remain in first place with a 6-1 record just over the midway point through 2019.

EMPIRE FALL SHORT TO BRIGADE, 42-41

The Defeat Marks Albany’s First Loss of the Season

WEEK 7 PREVIEW - EMPIRE VS BRIGADE

Returning home for the first time in a month, the Empire moved to 6-0 on the season after defeating the Washington Valor, 58-48, at the Times Union Center last Saturday afternoon.

EMPIRE REMAIN UNBEATEN WITH WIN OVER VALOR

Ends Washington’s Three-Game Win Streak

WEEK 6 PREVIEW - EMPIRE VS VALOR

Capping off a three-game road stretch with a win, the Empire improved to 5-0 on the season and sit comfortably in first place early on in 2019.

ALBANY EMPIRE, HANNAFORD SUPERMARKETS TO HOST FOOD DRIVE ON SATURDAY, JUNE 1

Food Drive to Benefit Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York

EMPIRE CAPS OFF ROAD TRIP WITH A VICTORY

Albany Moves to 5-0 on the Season

WEEK 5 GAME PREVIEW - EMPIRE AT BLACKJACKS

Beginning the 2019 season with a 4-0 record, the Albany Empire now hold an early two-game cushion at the top spot in the League standings.

EMPIRE WINS FOURTH IN A ROW: BY THE NUMBERS

The Albany Empire (4-0) defeated the Columbus Destroyers (0-4) on Saturday night at the Nationwide Arena by a score of 56-40 in front of a crowd of 7,035 to remain unbeaten early in the 2019 season.

EMPIRE SINKS DESTROYERS IN COLUMBUS’ HOME OPENER

Albany Remains Unbeaten After Rematch

WEEK 4 GAME PREVIEW - EMPIRE AT DESTROYERS

Starting off the 2019 season with a 3-0 record and taking sole possession of first place, the Empire took care of business on the road in Philadelphia last Saturday night at the Wells Fargo Center.

EMPIRE TAKE THIRD STRAIGHT: BY THE NUMBERS

The Albany Empire (3-0) defeated the Philadelphia Soul (2-1) on Saturday night at the Wells Fargo Center by a score of 57-48 in front of a crowd of 9,843to claim sole possession of first place early in 2019.

EMPIRE DEFEAT SOUL TO REMAIN UNBEATEN

Albany Starts 2019 in Sole Possession of First Place

ARENA FOOTBALL LEAGUE PLAYERS OF THE WEEK - WEEK TWO

Albany Empire WR, Malachi Jones, has earned AFL Offensive Player of the Week honors after finishing with six catches, 119 yards and two touchdowns in their victory versus the Washington Valor on Saturday, May 4.

WEEK 3 GAME PREVIEW - EMPIRE AT SOUL

Starting the team’s sophomore season out with a 2-0 record, Albany takes to the road for the team’s first away game of the year to face off against the League’s only other 2-0 team, the Philadelphia Soul.

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