The Albany Empire are hands down the team to beat in the Arena Football League. Not only can they score but they have a legit defense. Defensive lineman Rodney Fritz was on the Baltimore Brigade last year and now he's here in Albany to help the Empire finish that Unfinished Business of winning a championship.

DL Rodney Fritz with Levack and Closer...the Mean Mug collection

Fritz echoed the message every member of the Empire has. The mission is to go 1 - 0 every week so even though the top seed is already locked up they won't lay down for the Philadelphia Soul on Saturday at the Times Union Center. Fritz has to be one of the nicest guys we've ever had in studio but he's also quick to point out that changes on game day. Listen below as Rodney Fritz explains what makes Albany and the Empire fans such a big factor in games.