TEAMS
EASTERN Conference
Conference CHAMPIONS
ATLANTA
LEGENDS
(ATLANTA, GA)
(2019-)
STADIUM

(GEORGIA STATE STADIUM)
(24,333)
BIRMINGHAM
IRON
(BIRMINGHAM, AL)
(2019-)
STADIUM

(LEGION FIELD)
(71,594)
MEMPHIS
EXPRESS
(MEMPHIS, TN)
(2019-)
STADIUM

(LIBERTY BOWL STADIUM)
(58,207)
ORLANDO
APOLLOS
(ORLANDO, FL)
(2019-)
STADIUM

(SPECTRUM STADIUM)
(44,206)

TEAM HISTORY
ATLANTA LEGENDS
Atlanta Legends pay homage to its city's "heroic, larger-than-life" heroes, from Hank Aaron (Major League Baseball player) and Chipper Jones (Major League Baseball player) to the team's own offensive coordinator, Michael Vick (played for the Atlanta Falcons), as well as "the biggest legends of the civil rights movement," with their colours being purple, gold and white which "represent rich heritage, tradition and royalty." They will play at the home of the Georgia State Panthers (NCAA FBS).

BIRMINGHAM IRON
Birmingham Iron pays tribute to the state's football fans as well as "the hard-working steel workers who provided the iron that fueled the industrial revolution". They will play at the home of the UAB Blazers (NCAA FBS - CUSA).

MEMPHIS EXPRESS
Memphis Express represents a city that has become one of America's top hubs for transportation and pays tribute to the "logistics" and "new heights" of Tennessee travel. Its colors are red, navy blue and white to represent "America's largest small town." They will play at the home of the Memphis Tigers (NCAA FBS).

ORLANDO APOLLOS
Orlando Apollos draws its inspiration from Apollo, the Greek god of the sun, as well as Florida's "sunshine state" moniker. Deemed "a glowing testament to the power, imagery and energy made possible by the sun," its colors are navy blue, dark orange and bright orange to reflect "the warm Florida sunshine." Its debut coincides with the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission.. They will play at the home of the UCF Knights Orlando (NCAA FBS - The American).

N.B.Team descriptions are provided courtesy of the AAF.
Updated: 09 January 2019