Albany Empire

Hills continues TD streak in Empire win over DC

ALBANY -- In a game that was very physical and chippy throughout, the Albany Empire earned their fourth victory in a row Saturday night by beating the Washington Valor 48-21 at the Times Union Center. This is the second time the Empire has…

Empire drop home opener in inaugural season

ALBANY- The Albany Empire kicked off their inagural season Saturday evening against the two time defending champions Philidelphia Soul. The sold out Times Union Center was filled with excitement for the debut of the Empire. Arena…

Albany Empire sign first two players

ALBANY -- As the Arena Football League's free agency period began Monday morning, the Albany Empire did not take long to make their first two additions, signing two local products in WR/KR Jordan Canzeri and OL Wade Hansen. Canzeri is a…

Albany Empire release full 2018 schedule

ALBANY -- The Albany Empire, the Arena Football League's newest expansion team, released their full 2018 schedule on Tuesday afternoon. The Empire will play a 12 game schedule that spreads from April to July, including seven home games at…

Albany’s AFL team announced as Albany Empire

ALBANY -- The Empire State. The Albany Empire. How fitting it is as a name for the Albany's new arena football team, announced in a ceremony on Tuesday night at The Palace Theater in Albany. The team, partly owned by former NFL…