Here it is Capital Region: Your chance to be the next Kurt Warner or "Touchdown" Eddie Brown!  Whether you go on to play in the NFL or become the next local legend, our new Albany Arena football team is holding an open tryout and this is your chance to live out a dream and play professional football.

The official press release statement from the Albany AFL team reads: 

The Arena Football League's newest team will host an open tryout on Saturday, January 27 at Sportsplex at Halfmoon located at 6 Corporate Drive, Clifton, NY 12065. Registration will begin at 8 a.m., with stretching starting at 9 a.m.

In attendance will be; Albany AFL ownership including Ron Jaworski, head coach Rob Keefe, Director of Football Operations Chris Thompson and the Albany AFL coaching staff. Also in attendance will be members of the Philadelphia Soul coaching staff so attendees will have the opportunity to be evaluated by two teams at the event.