|Based in||Norfolk, Virginia|
The Norfolk Nighthawks are a now-defunct charter member of the AF2. They played their home games at The Norfolk Scope Arena in Norfolk, Virginia. After a very impressive inaugural season, the Nighthawks never made it back to the playoffs and ceased all operations after the 2003 Af2 season. The Nighthawks coaches were: Deatrich Wise (2000-01), Mike Buck (2002), and Rick Frazier (2003). The assistant coaches were: Ron Hill, Offensive Coordinator, Ed Cunningham, Line coach, Keith Easley, Defence and Quality Control and Rich Salzer, Special Teams. The primary owners were: Kenny Easley, Jr (2000-02), Bruce Smith (2000-03) and Billy Mann, who was also the General Manager. Patricia Easley and Adianna Manzella were the front office leaders. Corporate Sales was covered by Don Mears, Sr.
|2000||11||7||0||2nd AC||Won Round 1 (Norfolk 41, Jacksonville 28)
Lost Semifinals (Quad City 75, Norfolk 27)
|2001||8||8||0||3rd AC Northeast||--|
|2002||8||8||0||3rd AC Atlantic||--|
|2003||8||8||0||3rd AC Atlantic||--|