In just one of two Friday night games scheduled for the Empire this season, the team heads south to battle against the Washington Valor. In the team's previous match up, the Empire seized their first win of the season in a 47-23 blowout victory. You can hear all the Albany Empire action this season on ALT 105.7.

The voices of the Empire, AJ Kanell and Brian Mariano will bring you pregame coverage starting at 6:30 p.m. Kickoff in the nation's capital is set for 7pm. Plus don't forget this week's "State of the Empire: The Albany Empire Coaches Show" can be heard at a special time, 5:55 p.m. on Friday on 104.5 The Team. The show will be sandwiched in between the end of Levack and Goz and New York Yankees pregame show coverage.

Earlier this week, Albany Empire wide receiver Joe HIlls joined Levack and Goz to discuss his career and the current season. To hear the entire interview, click on the link below. What are you hoping to hear from the Empire tonight? Will they win their second game of the season? Let us know below.