The XFL is set for a surprising second life under WWE leader Vince McMahon.
"It's still football, but it's professional football reimagined", the 72-year-old McMahon told a news conference. Although the XFL is coming back, games won't actually be played until 2020. Former NFL players or NFL hopefuls played in the league then.
McMahon said the league would consult medical experts to make the game safer, and would seek to keep politics off the field. "We're there to play football". It's interesting to note that McMahon has also stated that any player with a criminal background will not be allowed to enter his league, even down to a DUI.
McMahon's announcement gained traction on Twitter with #XFL2020 becoming the top trending hashtag in the United States.
Patriots' TE Not Yet Cleared For Super Bowl 2018 Since then, the 16 Super Bowls have been much tighter (9.5 average margin). "I've had inquiries for some big bets", Rood said. According to Matt Lombardo of NJ Advance Media , Blount felt like the Eagles' needed him as much as he needed them.
If You Swat Mosquitoes, They May Learn to Avoid Your Scent While swatting away mosquitoes might seem futile, scientists now believe it could ultimately deter mosquitoes from biting you. This preference, however, may shift if the smell of this individual is associated with an unpleasant sensation.
The last time the XFL was seen on television was in 2001, their only season in existence. "I got ya. May be I do have 1 more comeback left me".
The league will consist of eight 40-man teams. So if he's got the goods, he's willing to play ball.
Vince McMahon promised a lot of things when he re-launched the XFL.
Ultimately, the right combination could be a running clock, until the final five or two minutes of the half, coupled with a shortened play clock that essentially forces teams to run a two-minute drill for the full 60 minutes of clock time.
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) - Puerto Rico's governor has submitted a revised fiscal plan that estimates that the U.S. Caribbean territory's economy will shrink by 11 percent and its population drop by almost 8 percent next year.
Scores of women came forward during the past week to express their disgust and tell their stories of Nassar's abuse. Simon , who attended one of the six days of testimony, said she was lied to and misled like everyone else.
A path to citizenship for Dreamers was also included in a bipartisan proposal by Sens Lindsey Graham and Dick Durbin. The White House framework also seeks to end two other initiatives often criticised by President Donald Trump .
After Amit Shah took over as BJP National President, 10 bandhs have been called for in the state, he added. In today's Parivaratan rally Amit Shah talks about the recent attacks on BJP-RSS members in the state.
Thomas Klatt, a private investigator hired by the Sherman family, tells the Sun he will be starting his probe of the home today. Canadian Business magazine had listed Barry Sherman as the 15th richest person in Canada, with a net worth of $4.77 billion.
Attacks against aid workers must never be tolerated and have a direct impact on the children we work to protect. Eleven of the 14 foreigners had been previously identified as working for the private Afghan airline KamAir.
Cynthia McCloskey, director of microbiology and virology laboratories at OU Medical Center, at a news conference on Wednesday. State health officials say half the regions in the state are seeing increased flu-like activity.
Mike Hutchings/Reuters At Voelvlei Dam near Cape Town, pictured in November 2017, water levels have dipped dangerously low. Strong summer rains saw much of southern Africa recover from a drought induced by the El Nino weather phenomenon.
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Cent discovers his Bitcoin millions
Congratulations to 50 Cent , a man so good at business he accidentally made up to $8 million on one of his worst-selling albums. As NPR reported in 2016 , "He says he's broke, but he posted Instagram photos showing piles of cash in a refrigerator".
17 more in South Carolina dead from flu in past week
The eight local victims all were at increased risk due to their ago or underlying health conditions , the district. There has also been at least one flu-related death in Brunswick County , a spokesperson confirmed Wednesday.
Rivers in France are Raising their Levels
Authorities have forbidden people from taken boats onto the river , and the museums along the water's edge are under surveillance. Sand bags have been piled up at the Pont Neuf station, on the right bank of the river .
Eric Wood's National Football League career is over
The people spoke to The AP on the condition of anonymity Friday because Wood and the Bills haven't announced the decision. At this time, Scout .com is the only outlet that has confirmed Wood was injured.
Associated Banc Corp Has $929000 Stake in QUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM)
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Stephen Miller Is Keeping Trump True To His Base
Or "Most likely to diminish the Statue of Liberty". "But then a few hours later because of the right-wing pressure, he backs off". Graham pointed the finger specifically at White House Senior Adviser Stephen Miller , who holds extreme views on immigration .
Barcelona 2-0 Espanyol
That kind of environment is important and it favours us at home and we want our fans to give us a hand". This Copa del Rey quarter-final second leg was actually Coutinho 's second appearance at the Nou Camp.
Syria war: Germany suspends upgrade to Turkey tanks
Churches in Afrin, Syria, are calling on the world to stop the slaughter of civilians during the Turkish military assault. . Another 48 Syrian fighters fighting alongside the Turkish military against the YPG were also killed, said the Observatory.
Federer into Australian Open final as Chung retires injured
Chung has marked some unexpected victories in Melbourne this year, including the one against Novak Djokovic in round four. He also admits that his progression at the 2018 Australian Open will not allow him to travel unnoticed back home.