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Central Division (AFA)
Sport American Football
League American Football Association
Founded 1967
Teams Colorado Centennials
Milwaukee Wolves
Minnesota Angels
St. Louis Aces
Most Recent Champion Minnesota Angels (4th title)
Most titles won by team St. Louis Aces (5)

The Central Division is one of six divisions that make up the American Football Association. The Central Division was formed in 1967 when the Buffalo Stampeders, Milwaukee Wolves, Minnesota Angels and St. Louis Aces, in the face of recent AFA expansion, formed their own division.

The Stampeders left the division in 1968, with the Colorado Centennials moving from the Western Division to replace them.

1967Edit

Creation of the Central Division. Minnesota and St. Louis moved from Western Division, Milwaukee from Northern Division, Buffalo from Eastern Division.

1968–Edit

Colorado moved from Western Division. Buffalo moved to Southeast Division.

Division championsEdit

Season Team Record Playoff Results
1967 St. Louis Aces 9–2–3 Won Quarterfinals, Won Semifinals, Lost 22nd Victory Bowl
1968 St. Louis Aces 10–3–1 Won Quarterfinals, Won Semifinals, Won 23rd Victory Bowl
1969 St. Louis Aces 10–4 Won Quarterfinals, Won Semifinals, Lost 24th Victory Bowl
1970 St. Louis Aces 10–4 Lost Quarterfinals
1971 Milwaukee Wolves 6–3^ Won Quarterfinals, Lost Semifinals
1972 St. Louis Aces 10–3–1 Won Quarterfinals, Lost Semifinals
1973 Minnesota Angels 11–3 Won Quarterfinals, Won Semifinals, Lost 28th Victory Bowl
1974 Minnesota Angels 9–3–2 Won Quarterfinals, Lost Semifinals
1975 Minnesota Angels 10–4 Won Quarterfinals, Lost Semifinals
1976 Minnesota Angels 9–5 TBD Quarterfinals
  • ^ – Regular season reduced to nine games because of players' strike.

Wild Card qualifiersEdit

Season Team Record Playoff Results
1968 Colorado Centennials 9–5 Won Quarterfinals, Lost Semifinals
1973 St. Louis Aces 9–4–1 Lost Quarterfinals
1974 Milwaukee Wolves 9–3–2 Won Quarterfinals, Won Semifinals, Lost 29th Victory Bowl
  • ^ – Regular season reduced to nine games because of players' strike.
e v American Football Association teams
North: Chicago Butchers · Cincinnati Guardians · Cleveland Ghosts · Detroit Gladiators
Northeast: Boston Captains · Buffalo Stampeders · New York Imperials · Philadelphia Railers · Pittsburgh Miners
Southeast: Atlanta Rebels · Baltimore Royals · Miami Suns · Washington Wasps
South: Arizona Firebirds · Houston Hurricanes · New Orleans Krewe · Texas Stallions
Central: Colorado Centennials · Milwaukee Wolves · Minnesota Angels · St. Louis Aces
West: California Whales · Los Angeles Comets · Portland Dragons · San Diego Destroyers · Seattle Grizzlies