XFL announces first QB signing

Landry Jones has signed with the XFL.The former University of Oklahoma standout and Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback will play for one of the XFL’s eight teams.“We’re excited to welcome Landry to the XFL as our first player and first quarterback,” said XFL Commissioner and CEO, Oliver Luck. “He’s an accomplished athlete

XFL announces ABC, ESPN, Fox Sports, FS1 as media partners

The XFL today announced multi-year agreements with ESPN and FOX Sports to televise XFL games starting with its inaugural 2020 season. XFL games will air weekly on broadcast TV (ABC and FOX) complemented by games on cable (ESPN, ESPN2, FS1 and FS2). The XFL TV schedule allows for consistent appointment

XFL names Bob Stoops named first Coach and GM

The XFL today announced that Bob Stoops, the winningest head coach in University of Oklahoma history, has been named head coach and general manager of the XFL team in Dallas.  “We’re incredibly excited to have an individual as accomplished as Bob Stoops join the XFL family,” said Oliver Luck, XFL

XFL Names JEFFREY POLLACK PRESIDENT & COO

The XFL today announced that sports industry veteran Jeffrey Pollack has been named President & Chief Operating Officer and will oversee the league’s strategic planning and business operations, as well as the management of its eight teams.“Just as Oliver Luck is perfectly suited to be Commissioner & CEO, so too

XFL Partners with Optimum Scouting, Prepares for Player Evaluation

The XFL today announced an agreement with Optimum Scouting, a comprehensive football consulting business, to provide the league with extensive talent evaluation and scouting services. Optimum Scouting’s approach focuses on player evaluation, with year-round input using predictive analytics, to provide insight and decision-making tools. “The XFL's first priority is to offer