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The Rock and the XFL: 5 Reasons it Could Work

His involvement in the twice-defunct league is a game-changer
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The Rock and the XFL: 5 Reasons it Could Work

The recently bankrupt XFL has been given new life by Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, who has agreed to buy the league along with his business partner and ex-wife Dany Garcia, Gerry Cardinale, and RedBird Capital Partners. The group announced the purchase of the league (reportedly for about $15 million) from WWE owner Vince McMahon's entity, Alpha Entertainment LLC, on Aug. 3, and it was approved on Friday morning.

 

XFL Football: 5 Reasons Why the XFL Will Return in 2021

The reboot of the professional league was cancelled after just five games
XFL Football: 5 Reasons Why the XFL Will Return in 2021

The debut season of the relaunched XFL was canceled back on March 13 after just five weeks. Unfortunately, the cancellation was caused by current world events beyond anybody's control.

XFL Football: Running Backs Who've Earned an NFL Opportunity

There were a few backs who stood out in this pass happy league
XFL Football: Running Backs Who've Earned an NFL Opportunity

While the 2020 XFL season lasted just a mere five weeks, we learned a lot about the league and its players during that short amount of time. And while the XFL was geared towards the passing game, there were some running backs who made the most of their opportunities in order to stand out.

XFL Football: Predicting Which XFL Free Agents Will Sign in the NFL

P.J. Walker's impressive showing during the XFL's shortened season may lead to a spot on an NFL roster
XFL Football: Predicting Which XFL Free Agents Will Sign in the NFL

I am probably more disappointed than you are, but the XFL season is over. The XFL season being over is not news; the XFL canceled their regular season not long after the NCAA canceled March Madness. However, the difference now is that the XFL has informed its players that as of today, they are free to sign elsewhere with the Notice of Contract Termination.

 

XFL Football: 2020 XFL Season Awards

The season was cancelled after just five weeks, but we still have some hardware to hand out
XFL Football: 2020 XFL Season Awards

Due to very unforeseen circumstances beyond anybody's control, the XFL was forced to cancel the 2020 season after just five weeks.

XFL Football: 4 Things You Need to Know About the League Suspending Operations

The XFL's 2020 season has come to a screeching halt
XFL Football: 4 Things You Need to Know About the League Suspending Operations

This past weekend was supposed to mark Week 6 of the 2020 XFL season. But just a couple of days before the games were supposed to kick off, the league announced that the season had been suspended due to the current health challenges that the world is facing.

XFL Power Rankings: Final Rankings of 2020

The league suspended operations after five weeks.
XFL Power Rankings: Post-Week 5

On March 12, the XFL announced that it was canceling the rest of its regular season. While the league didn't specifically cite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic as the reason for the decision, the NBA, MLB, NHL, the NCAA, and many other leagues have suspended operations and canceled games and championship tournaments in response to this global public health threat.

 

XFL Football: How Much Do XFL Players Get Paid?

With the exception of the top quarterbacks, all XFL players fall under the same salary structure
XFL Football: How Much Do XFL Players Get Paid?

On March 12, the XFL announced it was canceling the rest of its regular season.

 

 

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