"Dungeons & Dragons" Throws Shade At XFL For Seattle Team Name

“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 […]

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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Tim Tebow Sounds More Excited About Joining WWE Than He Does About XFL

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 […]


The Weekly Static s01e24: ABC Firsts, XFL Seconds, Plus Three More!

Just to be clear? What I do ain’t make-believe, though people say I sit and try. But when it comes to being De La? It’s just me, myself and I…and The Weekly Static! Now while I work on a heartfelt apology to the great De La Soul, take a moment to decide because this is […]


The Weekly Static S01E19: Cool Toys, a Legendary Jesus and XFL v2.0

So it’s time for Father Christmas to give us some money, ’cause we don’t mess around with those silly toys. We’ll beat him up if he don’t hand it over. We want his cash so don’t make us annoyed, but he can give all the toys to…The Weekly Static! Because it’s not really the holidays […]

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Is WWE Chairman Vince McMahon Planning to Reboot the XFL?

It’s beginning to look a lot like Vince McMahon is planning to relaunch the XFL, the ill-fated competitor to the NFL that lasted for one glorious season in 2001. The XFL aimed to bring the theatrics of pro wrestling to the world of professional football. With eight teams (all owned by the XFL) with names that […]

Vince McMahon’s XFL Is Getting A Hall Of Fame For Some Reason

In 2001, WWE owner Vince McMahon and NBC mogul Dick Ebersol founded a new professional football organization that aimed to compete with the NFL by bringing all the charming aspects of pro wrestling to football. It failed miserably, lasting for only one season. However, with an upcoming ESPN 30 for 30 documentary telling the ill-fated […]

Check Out The Trailer for ESPN’s 30 For 30 Documentary On Vince McMahon’s XFL

It was 2001. WWE was still riding high at the end of its popular late 90s Attitude Era. Vince McMahon had an idea – apply the “kayfabe” drama and spectacle of pro wrestling to the real-life violence of professional football. With 8 teams (all owned by the XFL) with names that would make Rob Liefeld proud, such […]