Albany/Indiana Firebirds Minor League Football

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Defunct or No Longer Covered on OSC
League: Arena Football League (1987-2008)
Home: Indianapolis, Indiana
Years of Operation: 1990-2004
League listed is the last league for which the team played while covered by OSC.

Albany/Indiana Firebirds News

Lags Football LLC to cease operations

September 8, 2004 - INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Lags Football LLC, the operating arm for the Indiana Firebirds announced today that they will cease all business operations effective immediately. Team owner Dave Lageschulte purchased the Firebirds in 2002 from then owner Glenn Mazula in an effort to both protect the Team’s membership interest in the Arena Football League and to try and keep the team in the Indianapolis market. “It has always been my intent to locate local investors in Indianapolis to either purchase the Firebirds in its... Full Story

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Fabulous Flames audition dates announced

August 16, 2004 - INDIANAPOLIS – The Fabulous Flames, official dance team of the Indiana Firebirds of the Arena Football League, will be holding their annual two-day audition for ladies interested in becoming part of the Flames for the 2005 AFL season. The auditions will be held on Saturday, September 25th, from 9:30am-2:30pm, and finalists will be invited back on Monday, September 27th, from 5:30pm-10:00pm. Both days the auditions will be conducted at The SportsZone, located at 6601 Coffman Road, one block east of 71st Street and G... Full Story

Two former 'Birds face off in ArenaBowl XVIII

June 14, 2004 - INDIANAPOLIS – The Arizona Rattlers will host the San Jose SaberCats on Sunday, June 27th in ArenaBowl XVIII. Kickoff is set for 3:00 PM (CT) and will feature the top two seeds in the post-season battling for the 2004 championship trophy. QB Sherdrick Bonner and the Rattlers outlasted the Colorado Crush, and head coach Mike Dailey, 45-41, earning the right to play San Jose, who got by Chicago on Saturday, 49-35, at American West Arena (Phoenix, AZ) in two weeks. Indianapolis fans got a chance to see Bonner up c... Full Story

McPherson named Arena Football League’s Rookie of the Year

June 9, 2004 - INDIANAPOLIS – It was announced at 3:45 PM (CT) today, on ESPNews, that Indiana Firebirds’ QB Adrian McPherson has been named the Arena Football League’s Rookie of the Year for the 2004 season. McPherson finished the season as the 4th rated passer (119.6 QB rating) and 3rd leading rusher (259 yards) in the AFL. McPherson played in 14 games for Indiana, starting the final 13 games and finishing 8-5 as a starter. Following an 0-5 start, McPherson guided the Firebirds within one game of the playoffs. He finished t... Full Story

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