The Reading Express were a professional indoor football team based out of Reading, Pennsylvania. They were a member of the Indoor Football League, having begun play as a member of the American Indoor Football League 2006. The team was originally going to be named the Reading RiverRats, but passed on that name in favor of the "Reading Express." The RiverRats name and logo was moved to an AIFA team in Pittsburgh in 2007. The owners of the Express were Ted & LId Lavender. They played their home games at the Sovereign Center.