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Oakland bows out of new XFL football league

The Mercury News - 02 Aug 2018
OAKLAND — The XFL reboot got the boot in Oakland. Led by professional wrestling mogul Vince McMahon, the reincarnation of a football league that died after a single season in 2001 eyed the Coliseum as a possible home turf for one of eight teams.

Will Raiders or XFL play at Oakland Coliseum in 2020?

San Francisco Business Times - 01 Aug 2018
If the XFL, the reemerging football league from wrestling promotor Vince McMahon, returns to the Bay Area in 2020, it won't be at the Oakland Coliseum. But the Oakland Raiders could yet stay into the 2020 season. The Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum ...

Jim Caldwell, John Fox consulting with the XFL - 30 Jul 2018
XFL Commissioner Oliver Luck assembled a committee that will help shape the rules and style of play for the upstart league, which wants to have a fast-paced game with few interruptions. In addition to Caldwell and Fox, committee members include former ...

Looking back at the XFL in 2001

Beckley Register-Herald - 24 Jul 2018
Editor's note: This is the second in a series of stories about former WVU quarterback and athletic director Oliver Luck and his position as commissioner and CEO of the XFL. As he heads into his new position as CEO and commissioner of the XFL, former ...

Luck believes there's lots of talent available for the XFL

Beckley Register-Herald - 26 Jul 2018
The XFL sent out a Request for Proposal to about 30 cities about six months ago and is still in the process of getting those back. “There are a lot of great markets that have responded,” Luck said recently, noting that he could not get into any ...

Oliver Luck excited about new XFL gig

Williamson Daily News - 07 Aug 2018
That's when someone affiliated with the WWE's Vince McMahon reached out to Luck to gauge his interest in another strategic partnership, this time with the XFL, a once-failed professional football league that was attempting to make a comeback after ...

XFL and the AAF could be a negotiating tool for players in 2021

Touchdown Wire - 24 Jul 2018
Vince McMahon's XFL is set to launch in 2020. McMahon is a unique personality. He's aggressive. He has a keen eye for entertainment. He also has a lot of money. His current net worth is around $3.2 billion according to Forbes. McMahon is exactly the ...

XFL Show: What's going on this week in the world of the XFL?

The Grueling Truth (press release) - 28 Jul 2018
What in the world is a football move? The youngster and old man go the full 20 minutes on what exactly a catch should be in the XFL's 2020 season. You can follow the show on Twitter: @YoungsterOldMan, Kevin: @KidCuni and Troy: @troyrobert967.

Ex-Lions coach Jim Caldwell hired by XFL

Lions Wire - 01 Aug 2018
The Detroit Lions coach from 2014-2017 will resume his football career in the reincarnated XFL. Caldwell has been hired to a panel that is consulting for the football portion of the new league. Vince McMahon's upstart football venture is scheduled to ...

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