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Indoor Professional Football League
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Infobox Sports league
Formerly Professional Indoor Football League
Sport indoor football
Founded 1998
Commissioner Mike Storen
Claim to fame 3rd professional indoor football league
Motto Great Football, No Gimmicks.
Inaugural season 1999
No. of teams 6
Country(ies) United States
Ceased 2001
Last champion(s) Tennessee ThunderCats
Most championships Hawaii Hammerheads(1999)
Mississippi Fire Dogs(2000)
Tennessee ThunderCats(2001)
Official website www.indoorfootball.com
Founder Richard "Dick" Suess

The Indoor Professional Football League (IPFL) was the new incarnation of the Professional Indoor Football League (PIFL), which started in 1998. Two of its teams (the Madison Mad Dogs and the Green Bay Bombers) left the league and their owner, Kerry Ecklund, founded the Indoor Football League in 1999. The IPFL led a troubled three year existence, and died after its 2001 season, with its most successful teams joining up with the National Indoor Football League.

The IPFL was unique among indoor football leagues in that it sanctioned the use of a white football, manufactured by Rawlings, which was easier to see in the artificial lighting conditions.

The league's slogan was "Great Football, No Gimmicks", but most fans saw the white football as precisely that.

In 1999, IPFL was headed by a new commissioner, Mike Storen, and the league offices were moved to Atlanta.

IPFL 1999 teams

Announced for the 1999 season, but never joined: Tucson Mirage & Syracuse Blitz

IPFL 2000 teams

IPFL 2001 teams

Announced for the 2002 season, but never joined: Fort Wayne Safari

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