In a move that really makes no sense at all – even given the limitations of the Arthur Ashe Center – the indoor football Richmond Revolution of the IFL are playing their 2011 season outdoors.
They’re using one of the fields at the SportsQuest East Campus.
Now while I understand that the Ashe Center wasn’t optimum – indoor football is designed, and teams are assembled, for indoor play. Adding the elements to indoor football changes the game. It’s not indoor football. It’s just football on a short field.
Next thing you know, someone will decide to run auto races indoors… I mean, really…