Two familiar faces for football fans will be at the Times Union Center Saturday April 14th when the Albany Empire kickoff their inaugural season. "Touchdown" Eddie Brown will be honored in a pregame ceremony before kickoff. The legendary Albany Firebird, will serve as an honorary team captain. Plus, his jersey number "!7", will be officially retired and lifted to the Times Union Center's rafters. His son, All-Pro NFL wide receiver Antonio Brown, will also be in attendance and will serve as the team's honorary team captain along side his father before the game. Both Antonio and Eddie Brown, joined Levack and Goz earlier today to discuss the exciting event next Saturday. What does Antonio remember about his time in the capital region? Click the link below to find out.


Remember to tune in to State Of The Empire: The Albany Empire Coaches Show, this Saturday at 9am on ESPN Radio 1045 The Team. Don't forget your home for the Albany Empire games this season is 1045 The Team's sister station, ALT 105.7.

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