AFL: New Orleans Voodoo arena football team ceases operations

AFL: New Orleans Voodoo arena football team ceases operations

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The New Orleans Voodoo arena football team has officially ceased operations, effective immediately, according to a release from the Arena Football League.

The team, which had its recent struggles both on the field and financially, wrapped up its 2015 campaign Saturday night with a 36-33 loss to the Jacksonville Sharks.

The league also announced that the Las Vegas Outlaws team will endure the same fate.

All Voodoo players under a continuing contract will now be placed into the offseason assignment process once a date has been determined.

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