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|Based in||Nottingham, Nottinghamshire.|
|Home stadium||Harvey Hadden Stadium,
|Head coach||Barry Boseley|
|General manager||John Burnett|
|League||British American Football Association National League|
|Division||Northern Football Conference 1 South|
|Division titles||1995, 1997, 2003, 2008|
The Nottingham Caesars are a British American football team based in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England. The Caesars field a senior team in the BAFA NFC 1 South for the 2017 season. The team is affectionately known by its players and fans as "The Big C" and was formed in 1984 initially as the youth team of the Nottingham Hoods. They currently play their home games at the Harvey Hadden Stadium in the Bilborough district of Nottingham. The club played in the BAFA Premier Division in both the 2013 and 2014 seasons before being placed in the second tier of British American Football following a reshuffle of the League structure. They hold three Divisional titles to their name having won their Division in 1995, 2003 and 2008. They were also the 1997 BritBowl runners-up.
The Caesars began play in 1992, in competition with the cross-town Nottingham Hoods. The Hoods saw some success including a conference championship in 1992 under the leadership of import players Mike Grossner and Vic Quirolo. The Hoods stopped play in 1994, and this boosted the Caesars considerably, who then posted an undefeated 10-0 record in 1995. Since then, the Caesars have seen moderate success, with 3 conference championships including a trip to the Britbowl in 1997, ending in defeat to the Redbridge Fire 26-7.
Although the team lost out to the Tamworth Phoenix in the 2008 semi-finals, due to the league reshuffle the team earned promotion and in 2008 played in the BAFL 1 South West Conference. The Caesars struggled in 2009 picking up just two wins, 2010 was even less successful with their only win coming at home to the South Wales Warriors on the last day of the season, however this was enough to keep them in Division 1.
In 2012, the Caesars had a good season with an influx of Rookies joining already established players the “Big C” finished with a 7-3 record and made the playoffs. Unfortunately the Caesars fell at the Quarter Final stage away to the Berkshire Renegades.
In 2013, the Caesars were moved into the National Premier Division and it was a season of transition and adjustment to a higher standard of football. The Caesars finished the season with a 1-9 record. In 2014, the Caesars continued in the National Premier Division and made strides forward providing greater competition against Premiership opponents and making a name for themselves as fierce competitors
In 2015, the Caesars played in the Northern Football Conference and finished with a record of 4 wins, 5 losses and a tie. 2016 season brought a successful season with the club making the playoffs in the newly formed MFC 1. With wins against Peterborough Saxons, Ouse Valley Eagles, Doncaster Mustangs and the Birmingham Bulls they finished the year with a 6-4 record and were eventually beaten in a closely fought game against the Edinburgh Wolves.
|1995 BAFA||Division Three North East Conference||10||0||0||1.000|
|1996 BSL||Division Two Northern Conference||6||4||0||0.600|
|1997 BSL||Division One Northern Conference||7||1||2||0.889|
|1998 BSL||Division One Northern Conference||5||5||0||0.500|
|1999 BSL||Division One Northern Conference||6||3||0||0.667|
|2000 BSL||Division One Northern Conference||2||6||0||0.250|
|2001 BSL||Division One Northern Conference||1||7||0||0.125|
|2002 BSL||Division Two Northern Conference||7||1||2||0.889|
|2003 BSL||Division Two Northern Conference||9||0||1||0.995|
|2004 BSL||Division One A Northern Conference||3||6||1||0.335|
|2005 BAFL||1A Northern Conference||2||7||1||0.225|
|2006 BAFL||1A Northern Conference||0||10||0||0.000|
|2007 BAFL||2 Central Conference||8||2||0||0.800|
|2008 BAFL||2 Central Conference||9||0||1||0.995|
|2009 BAFL||1 South West Conference||2||8||0||0.200|
|2010 BAFL||1 South West Conference||1||9||1||0.115|
|2011 BAFANL||1 Central Conference||6||4||0||0.600|
|2012 BAFANL||1 Northern Conference||7||3||0||0.700|
|2013 BAFANL||Premier Division||1||9||0||0.100|
|2014 BAFANL||Premier Division||1||8||0||0.111|
|2015 BAFANL||1 Northern Conference||4||5||1||0.445|
|2016 BAFANL||Midlands Football Conference 1||6||4||0||0.600|
|2017 BAFANL||Northern Conference Division 1 South||7||3||0||0.700|
|2016 BAFANL||Edinburgh Wolves||Loss||22-6|
The Nottingham Caesars also field a Junior team in the U19 competition.
|2015 BAFANL U19||North Two||4||1||1||0.750|
|2016 BAFANL U19||South Two||3||3||0||0.500|
|2016 BAFANL U19 Plate Semi||London Blitz||W||12-0|
|2016 BAFANL U19 Plate Final||Highland Wildcats||L||22-14|
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