From Ohio History Central
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The Cleveland Gladiators is a team in the Arena Football League.
Located in Cleveland, Ohio, the Cleveland Gladiators plays its games at the Quicken Loans Arena. The team had formerly been located in East Rutherford, New Jersey and Las Vegas, Nevada. Following the 1997 season, the team decided to relocate to Cleveland due to the poor attendance in Las Vegas. At the time of this writing, former Cleveland Browns quarterback Bernie Kosar serves as the President of Football Operations.