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Baltimore Brigade season is back on after labor dispute

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Following a labor dispute that literally saw the Arena Football League and the executive director of the players’ union going back and forth on Twitter, the league and players last Friday reached a four-year collective bargaining deal.

Yesterday, Ted Leonsis, the owner of the Baltimore Brigade and Washington Valor, as well as the NBA’s Washington Wizards and NHL’s Washington Capitals, announced that the season was back on for his two teams, meaning they would have to throw together rosters, ticket sales and more within the next three weeks.

Baltimore Brigade Holding Tryouts on Sunday For a Single Open Roster Spot


Calling all current and former football players: Want to represent Baltimore in the Arena Football League this year?

The Name of Baltimore’s New AFL Team: the Brigade


For two months, Baltimore’s new Arena Football League has been making moves without having a name, colors or uniforms. All of that changes today. Introducing: the Baltimore Brigade.

Baltimore’s Still Nameless AFL Team Signs Its First Five Players

An arena football game in Kansas City

It may not have a name, logo or jerseys just yet, but Baltimore’s newest pro sports franchise is starting to come together.

Baltimore’s Unnamed Arena Football Team Plays Its First Game in D.C. This April

A view of the AFL goalposts from a 2015 game at the Moda Center in Portland, Ore. Photo via Wikimedia Commons.

Charm City’s newest pro sports franchise may not have a name yet, but the team is already gearing up for its first-ever matchup on April 7.