The Cape Fear Heroes are a professional indoor football team based in Fayetteville, North Carolina, which is currently a member of Supreme Indoor Football (SIF). The Heroes are owned by Barbara Spigner (who is also the CEO of the SIF).
They began play in 2012 as an expansion member of American Indoor Football (AIF). The Heroes fared very well in their first three seasons of play, going to back-to-back-to-back AIF Championship Games, going undefeated in 2012. They Heroes finished as runner-up in 2013 and 2014. In 2015, it was announced that the Heroes would be leaving the AIF, and joining the X-League Indoor Football (X-League). In June 2015, the team’s season was abruptly ended when they were suspended by the league.
They have won one conference title, in their only season playing in a conference, while finishing with the best regular season record in the AIF for 3 consecutive seasons. The Heroes play their home games at the Crown Coliseum.