Carlos Thompson hopes to go from "Last Chance U" to the XFL

Carlos Thompson is best known as being featured as a player for the Independence Community College Pirates on season three of the Netflix series "Last Chance U".

XFL Xtra Episode 6-2019 - Here comes the draft! - Carlos Thompson and Greg Parks

XFL Xtra Episode 6-2019 - Here comes the draft! - Carlos Thompson and Greg Parks

The eyes of Texas are upon the XFL

In honor of the Red River Showdown, we highlight two former players from both universities and their success during this historical match-up, who are hoping to hear their name called come draft day.

The Sooners the Better

All sights are set on Stoops and Landry, and the success they were able to achieve at the University of Oklahoma.

XFL Draft Eligible Players

The XFL Draft will be held on 15-16 October, 2019. As the XFL releases the list of draft eligible players, they will be added to this page.

Press Release: XFL GETS SOCIAL WITH PLAYER DRAFT

The XFL player draft will take place Tuesday, October 15 and Wednesday, October 16.

What Google Trends can tell us about interest in the XFL

Greg Parks hammers out the popularity of the XFL by examining "Google Trends."

Linebacker Eric Beisel wants to bring his leadership and character to the XFL

St. Louis native, linebacker Eric Beisel has been seen as a leader of every football squad he has been a member of. Now, the XFL draft may give him an opportunity to join an XFL squad.

XFL Xtra Episode 5-2019 - Do you feel a draft in here? - Eric Beisel and Jackson Conner

XFL Xtra Episode 5-2019 - Do you feel a draft in here? - Eric Beisel and Jackson Conner

XFL Xtra Episode 4-2019 - Empowering Players - Kalias Robertson and Quincy Redmon

XFL Xtra Episode 4-2019 - Empowering Players - Kalias Robertson and Quincy Redmon

Kalias Robertson wants the XFL to call his number

Kalias Robertson, a former Alabama A&M Bulldogs Tight End, has been invited to the XFL draft

Quincy Redmon is ready to play XFL football

Quincy Redmon has been invited to the XFL draft, and he is more than ready to play pro-football

How does the XFL plan to reimagine the football rule book?

Here are the rule changes and enhancements the XFL has been testing.

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XFL 2001 Archive

XFLXFL 1.0 was born on 3 Feb 2000, and died on 10 May 2001. In that short time, the football league was formed and eight teams played one full 10 game season.

Created by the wrestling guru Vince McMahon, the mastermind behind the success of the WWE, the XFL was promoted to be "Smashmouth Football", and the on field product was designed to be fan-friendly.

This site was the unofficial home to XFL fans. Today, the files from 2000/2001 remain as an archive, dedicated to the fans of the XFL.

The Story of the XFL

Do you recall how the XFL was born? Do you want to know how it ended? (Read the Story)

It was 18-years ago. How well do you remember the XFL?

How much do you remember about the XFL? Take our fun XFL Quiz and test your knowledge. - Link to Quiz

Rewind: Do you remember how the XFL was cancelled?

(Originally published 10 May 01) ...Joining us on the call today are Vince McMahon, Chairman of World Wrestling Federation Entertainment, Dick Ebersoll, Chairman of NBC Sports and Olympics, Bazil Devito [sp], President of the XFL... Link to Transcript of Cancellation News Conference

Rewind: Lightning Does Strike Twice

(Originally published 19 Feb 01) Read how the Bolts Got their 2nd Win and how our team reporter almost got booted from the press box for cheering too loudly.. Link to Article

Video Gallery

We have video clips from some of your favorite XFL moments. Check it out!

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