Our reviews are in, and: The first week of the new XFL was OK! Not amazing, not a boring disaster like the AAF, but OK! And that’s perfectly fine! Continue reading The first week of the new XFL was OK!
Needless to say, with dropping TV ratings for both college and NFL games, and participation in the game at the youth levels way down after countless researches saying that the game basically kills you, football is not as desirable or popular as it was in 2001 when the XFL, or any of these other leagues might have been a good idea. Continue reading Please, stop making new football leagues
Well, after weeks of speculation and rumors, Vince McMahon made it official on January 25 with the announcement that the XFL will make a return in 2020, and folks let me tell you, this is a horrible idea. Continue reading The XFL reboot is a terrible idea
This league played in 2001, when every team, sport, drink, toy and whatever else tried to come off as EXTREME! I think you’ll see that in these helmets and in our voting. To be honest, none of these helmets really stand the test of time, and there’s only one look that I would consider NFL-worthy. Continue reading HOTSPROTSTAKES staff poll: Ranking the helmets of the XFL
Oh look, someone is trying to start their own spring football league. It will almost certainly go well, no doubt in my mind based on all of the great success that every other minor league football league has had in the past.
Honestly, I think there are worse ideas than a spring football league, but it has to be done right, here’s how that could be done.