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by 4th&long
Thu May 21, 2020 11:54 pm
Forum: XFL General Discussion
Topic: XFL reaches out to U of Houston
Replies: 0
Views: 293

XFL reaches out to U of Houston

XFL rebound fever grows XFL Representatives Reach Out To University of Houston https://www.xflnewshub.com/xfl-news/xfl-representatives-reach-out-to-university-of-houston/ >>According to Fox 26 reporter Mark Berman, representatives from the XFL reached out to the University of Houston about their pre...
by 4th&long
Thu May 21, 2020 9:44 am
Forum: XFL General Discussion
Topic: Is Vince McMahon trying to covertly buy his own bankrupt XFL?
Replies: 29
Views: 1424

Re: Is Vince McMahon trying to covertly buy his own bankrupt XFL?

Thought this early on for same reasons stated. IMO he think Luck was spending too much money and he thinks it could be done for less. Ie too many players for a 10 week season. The refund fo season ticket holders. The chp 11 vs 7. Putting in $3.5mm to close out etc.... Also VM may have been buying ti...
by 4th&long
Tue May 19, 2020 9:12 pm
Forum: XFL General Discussion
Topic: B.C. Lions owner: No games will lead to no CFL
Replies: 1
Views: 184

B.C. Lions owner: No games will lead to no CFL

B.C. Lions owner David Braley sounds the alarm: No games will lead to no CFL https://torontosun.com/sports/football/cfl/bc-lions-owner-david-braley-sounds-the-alarm-no-games-will-lead-to-no-cfl >>David Braley owned both the Toronto Argonauts and BC Lions at the same time after purchasing the Hamilto...
by 4th&long
Thu May 14, 2020 7:42 pm
Forum: XFL General Discussion
Topic: VM lists reasons for OL firing- PFT
Replies: 8
Views: 568

Re: VM lists reasons for OL firing- PFT

I think he'll settle for the $2.8mm which he has a much better argument and that will end this... If I were luck, I wouldn't settle for anything less than say 50% of the contract. Personal guarantee of the contract (which I think is new news) changes everything. I'm guessing (no first hand knowledg...
by 4th&long
Thu May 14, 2020 7:39 pm
Forum: XFL General Discussion
Topic: CFL could fold - looks for Gov bailout
Replies: 14
Views: 1857

Re: CFL could fold - looks for Gov bailout

Speaking of Canada - the push back is growing there too... And resistance is going to grow... There is a minor "pushback" movement here in Canada, and it mostly comes from watching and mimicking the movement in the United States. Most Canadians see Covid as a real threat and we've been fighting it ...
by 4th&long
Thu May 14, 2020 9:23 am
Forum: XFL General Discussion
Topic: VM lists reasons for OL firing- PFT
Replies: 8
Views: 568

Re: VM lists reasons for OL firing- PFT

I think he'll settle for the $2.8mm which he has a much better argument and that will end this... If I were luck, I wouldn't settle for anything less than say 50% of the contract. Personal guarantee of the contract (which I think is new news) changes everything. I'm guessing (no first hand knowledg...
by 4th&long
Thu May 14, 2020 8:56 am
Forum: XFL General Discussion
Topic: FL Gov welcomes teams to play in FL
Replies: 6
Views: 487

Re: FL Gov welcomes teams to play in FL

Arizona has said the same thing—and of course NASCAR is racing in the Carolinas for the next few weeks. Even in the northeast, things are starting to loosen up (and as of note, New York still has twice the daily number of daily cases as Texas even though they have similar populations). It's been tw...
by 4th&long
Wed May 13, 2020 10:28 pm
Forum: XFL General Discussion
Topic: VM lists reasons for OL firing- PFT
Replies: 8
Views: 568

Re: VM lists reasons for OL firing- PFT

Here's the latest. https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/xfl/2020/05/13/oliver-luck-fired-xfl-vince-mcmahon/5188160002/ >>Dobrowski, in his own court filings Wednesday, said the $23.8 million Luck is seeking includes $800,000 in base salary due for the remaining two months of Luck’s 2019-20 contract...
by 4th&long
Wed May 13, 2020 9:50 pm
Forum: XFL General Discussion
Topic: Italian Soccer league looking to open June 13th
Replies: 0
Views: 366

Italian Soccer league looking to open June 13th

>> Serie A return: Italy's top soccer league sets June 13 target date, waits for government approval << https://www.cbssports.com/soccer/news/serie-a-return-italys-top-soccer-league-sets-june-13-target-date-waits-for-government-approval/ >>Meanwhile, Serie A wants to follow the model of the Bundesli...
by 4th&long
Wed May 13, 2020 6:22 pm
Forum: XFL General Discussion
Topic: CFL could fold - looks for Gov bailout
Replies: 14
Views: 1857

Re: CFL could fold - looks for Gov bailout

CFL and players union working together on Government petition. https://www.tsn.ca/cfl-players-association-to-work-together-on-funding-request-1.1475172 >> Following two busy days of meetings between the Canadian Football League and the CFL Players' Association, there is cautious optimism as the two ...