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XFL Strikes Deal with Disney, Games To Air on ESPN, FX and ABC
Dwayne Johnson is doing everything he can to make sure XFL can succeed where the previous owner, WWE's Vince McMahon, failed… not once, but twice The football league struck a deal with Disney that will air games on its owned networks ESPN, FX, and ABC Network rivals FOX and NBC air USFL games, as both[...]
XFL: New Owner The Rock Says Training Camp Begins 1 Year From Now
The XFL has failed twice under its founder and the previous owner Vince McMahon, only accumulating one full season in its original incarnation in 2001 and only five weeks of games to show for its 2020 reboot, though to be fair, that season and the league with it fell apart due to the COVID-19 pandemic, leading[...]
Dwayne Johnson at the AFI FEST 2016 Premiere of 'Moana' held at the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood, USA on November 14, 2016. Editorial credit: Tinseltown / Shutterstock.com
In the biggest swerve since the name on the contract to purchase WCW did read McMahon, but not Vince McMahon, former WWE Superstar turned Hollywood megastar The Rock has purchased the XFL from former boss Vince McMahon According to a report from Sportico, The Rock, who tends to go more often by his birth name[...]
The XFL has ceased all operations and layed off all employees.
Vince McMahon and his legal team have delivered that promised legal response to fired XFL Commissioner Oliver Luck's wrongful termination lawsuit, and you won't believe the reason Vince says he fired him Luck filed a lawsuit against McMahon last month, claiming McMahon breached his contract He was fired from his job as commissioner of the[...]
WWE chairman Vince McMahon at the Wrestlemania Press Conference in New York's Hard Rock Cafe on March 26, 2008. Editorial credit: George Koroneos / Shutterstock.com
But unlike the WWE wrestlers and backstage talent who were laid off or furloughed by the dozens even as WWE declared a $9.4 million stock dividend for investors and announced $500 million in cash reserves, former XFL Commissioner Oliver Luck has the resources to fight back against the McMahon's practices Luck is suing Vince McMahon[...]
The XFL has ceased all operations and layed off all employees.
The XFL has filed for bankruptcy, and the legal documents are available online, and they make for some interesting reading It turns out that WWE partially owned the football league after all, despite claims that it would be completely separate from the wrestling company. The world learned last Friday that the XFL had ceased operations and[...]
Wide receiver and running back Nick Holley leaves the field, courtesy of XFL.
The XFL might be gone again The pro football league created by WWE's Vince McMahon has fired nearly all of its employees as of Friday morning, according to ESPN sources They are also reporting that the league has no plans to return in 2021 This puts an end to the return of the XFL, which[...]
"Dungeons & Dragons" Throws Shade At XFL For Seattle Team Name
Of all the companies or social media accounts we expected to throw shade at the XFL, Dungeons & Dragons wasn't exactly the first group to come to mind If you didn't catch the news yesterday, the newly reformed XFL announced the eight new teams that would make up their 2020 inaugural season coming in February[...]
XFL 2020 Kickoff Includes TV Deals with ABC/ESPN, FOX Sports
Looking to move out from underneath the shadow of the recently shuttered Alliance of American Football (AAF) as well as learn from its own disastrous past (with the hopes of not repeating it), WWE head Vince McMahon's XFL has announced multi-year deals with both ESPN and FOX Sports to televise league games beginning with the[...]
Here's the 8 Lucky(?) Cities That Will Get an XFL Football Franchise
Vince McMahon's attempt to revive the XFL took a major step forward Wednesday, announcing its start date and the first 8 cities that will get their own XFL teams. XFL Cities and Stadiums: Official Announcement https://t.co/DLE6cq9rfp — XFL (@xfl2020) December 5, 2018 The cities to get teams include New York/New Jersey (even though they already have two, the[...]
Buy Your XFL Gear Today Before the League Implodes Again in 2020
In an exciting offer that will allow fans to stock up on all the XFL gear they want before the league launches in 2020, fails spectacularly within one season, and then folds, the XFL has opened its merchandise shop! Why wait to see if the XFL is even something you'll actually like when you can[...]
Why WWE Fans Desperately Need the XFL to Succeed
When Vince McMahon announced that he's going to reboot the XFL in 2020, one question was on the fans of pro wrestling and football fans alike: why? The league existed for one season back in 2001 before failing, and was remembered for the better part of 15 years afterward as a laughingstock But thanks to[...]
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Disgraced professional football player and potential future baseball star Tim Tebow doesn't sound too keen on joining Vince McMahon's relaunched XFL in 2020 In an interview with Sports Illustrated, Tebow was asked about McMahon's comments that Tebow would be welcome to play in the league, since he meets McMahon's standards of being a "quality human[...]
I mean a real stream, btw…Wonka style! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5OGSMfhzetY&feature=youtu.beVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: The Weekly Static s01e24: ABC Firsts, XFL Seconds Plus Three More! (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5OGSMfhzetY&feature=youtu.be) Shameless's William H Macy on All-Male Time's Up Meet, Gender Equality ABC to 'Get Christie Love' Pilot from Power's Courtney Kemp Oprah Winfrey on Presidential Bid: "Not Something That Interests Me" Vince McMahon[...]