Former Baylor Bears star Shawn Oakman became an internet meme, had a nasty trial, and played in the XFL. All of that occured in five years.
Tommy Maddox starred in the XFL and spent five years with the Pittsburgh Steelers. Maddox later became a successful baseball coach.
The Vince McMahon and Oliver Luck XFL marriage was destined for a messy divorce right from the very beginning.
Spring football fills a gap that many fans appreciate. The XFL may have closed, but there’s still the Freedom Football League.
At first, the XFL was optimistic, saying it would have a 2021 season. Then, it laid off all of its employees. Is the XFL done forever?
Kenny Robinson opened his college career at West Virginia, then played in the XFL. Saturday, Robinson was drafted by the Panthers
Vince McMahon could lose millions after former XFL CEO Oliver Luck filed a wrongful termination lawsuit against the famous WWE chairman.
P.J. Walker is going to get another shot at the NFL this season. While Walker earned his shot through his play, Andrew Luck might have also helped him.
Some football analysts have begun to speculate that the XFL might morph into a developmental league for the NFL.
Former NFL linebacker Brian Peters only recently joined the XFL, but that didn’t stop him from donating half of his salary to help an incredible cause.
While virtually the entire sports world has come to a standstill, the NFL offseason is still trucking along. Every team in the league is trying to improve their rosters wherever they can; that improvement, however, doesn’t only come from signing stars. In fact, the Kansas City Chiefs and the Carolina Panthers have been looking for …
XFL standout quarterback P.J. Walker is reuniting with his former college coach, Matt Rhule, and signing with the Carolina Panthers.
While the XFL, like so many other leagues, is suspended due to COVID-19, it’s already shown some lessons the NFL could learn from.
The World Football League and the USFL lead the roster of failed challengers to the National Football League since the NFL-AFL merger.
Fans eagerly awaited to see if Colin Kaepernick would find a job in the new XFL. The commissioner of the XFL recently talked about Kaepernick’s absence.
The first season of the XFL has come to an abrupt end. Now it’s time to hand out some awards to the league’s best. All awards include an asterisk.
The XFL season was suspended due to the coronavirus outbreak. But here are five players who could find themselves on an NFL team this summer.
A look at what happened to Rod Smart, the running back who rose to stardom as “He Hate Me” in the XFL before moving on to the NFL.
In 2001, the original XFL failed miserably. Almost two decades later, though, the new XFL seems to be doing something right.
The XFL officiating crew made a mistake at the end of the game between Houston and Seattle. The league was quick to admit the error.
The AAF crashed and burned after a strong opening weekend. Is the XFL following the same path or is it here to stay?
While the XFL is miles away from the NFL, it’s still professional football. How much money do XFL head coaches like Bob Stoops make?
The XFL rules for overtime are much different than what currently happens in the National Football League and the NCAA.
One place where the XFL is surprisingly modest is in how it pays its players. Only its highest-paid players make much at all.
Through the first three weeks of their season, the XFL has changed kickoffs for the better. Could their rule changes really make it to the NFL?
With a cannon of an arm, Houston Roughnecks quarterback P.J. Walker has emerged as one of the most exciting XFL quarterbacks.
With no prospect of playing pro football again any time soon, 2012 Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel lit up Twitter over the weekend.
The reboot of the XFL has gotten off to a good start. Here’s a look at how many teams make the playoffs and when the title game takes place.
After crashing out of the NFL, Johnny Manziel has played in the CFL and AAF. Could the quarterback make a comeback in the XFL?
While the XFL might not be the NFL, it’s still professional football. How much do the new league’s players earn, though?
Tim Tebow has been playing minor-league baseball since 2016 with mixed results. That’s why a chance to return to football may have been enticing.
Landry Jones is currently plying his career in the XFL, but was the quarterback any good during his NFL career with the Pittsburgh Steelers?
XFL coaches didn’t realize that a major policy difference from what the NFL does would expose their secrets.
The XFL is back and the early returns indicate that owner Kevin McMahon may avoid failure this time around.
Antonio Brown has been at the center of even more drama lately. After apologizing to the NFL is the XFL Brown’s only path back to football?
The betting world is noticing the XFL, especially concerning the chances of Johnny Manziel and Colin Kaepernick’s possible participation.
During his time with the Oklahoma Sooners, Bob Stoops established himself as one of college’s top coaches. Now he’s in the XFL.
The NFL can learn from the XFL, which has rolled out innovative rules to speed up the game, spice up the scoring, and make overtime fair.
Former Pittsburgh Steeler Landry Jones is one of the veteran players starting over in the reincarnation of the XFL.
Former Bengals wide receiver Chad Johnson is could be making a return to professional football. His plan is a bit unconventional, though.
The level of play in the XFL won’t compare to what football fans see in the NFL, but there’s one way the two leagues are nearly identical.
The XFL had a draft for its inaugural 2020 season over the course of two days on October 15 and October 16. Each of the XFL’s eight teams drafted 70 players to their roster, drafting in phases; first skill players, then offensive lineman, then the defensive front seven, then defensive backs, and finally an open …
When the XFL debuts in 2020, it will do so with eight new teams that all have brand new original logos. Here’s how we rank them.
Andrew Luck sent shockwaves through the NFL with his retirement. Could Luck be poised for an eventual comeback with the XFL?