The Richmond Raiders are a professional indoor football team located in Richmond, Virginia. The team belongs to the National Conference of the Professional Indoor Football League. The team's home arena is the Richmond Coliseum. The Raiders began play in the 2010 as an expansion team of the American Indoor Football Association. The Raiders moved to the Southern Indoor Football League when the Eastern Division of the AIFA merged with the SIFL in the winter of 2010, beginning SIFL play in the 2011 season. After just a single season in the SIFL the Raiders, along with four other members of the SIFL, became the charter members of the PIFL.