Unpack The Cargo Nets, The Arena League Is Back

It was a sad day about a month ago when the Arena Football League formally declared bankruptcy, closed its doors and rolled up its green indoor carpeting. But while one arm of the world’s most exciting air-conditioned sports league was laid to rest, the other, smaller portion of the league was left in indoor sports purgatory. What was to become of AFL2?

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The junior league completed its season, but was left to ponder its fate when the AFL closed shop. But the AFL2, in essence, is officially back for 2010, and they’re calling it the AFL1 (ack, confusing). The new league will include a bunch of the old AFL2 teams (Spokane Shock!), plus a handful of defunct AFL squads who want to jump on board. Read more…