NY/NJ Hitmen Acquire four in Supplemental Draft

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News Courtesy of XFL.COM 30 December 2000 – The XFL’s New York/New Jersey HITMEN™ selected three players during the league’s first-ever supplemental draft and exercised one of its territorial selections to add a total of four players to its roster today. The newest members of HITMEN are listed below in the order they were selected. … Read more

Vegas selects eight in Supplemental Draft

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Outlaws Add Depth on O-Line, at RB, TE and WR; Six Waived to Meet Training Camp Limit Press Release Courtesy of the Las Vegas Outlaws LAS VEGAS (Friday, December 29, 2000) – The Las Vegas Outlaws today added eight players in the XFL Supplemental Draft, as VP/General Manager Bob Ackles and Head Coach Jim Criner … Read more

XFL Supplemental Draft set for Friday

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One Territorial Protection Possibility Remaining for Outlaws Press Release Courtesy of the Las Vegas Outlaws (Reported By the GrandonGang) LAS VEGAS (Wednesday, December 27, 2000) – The Las Vegas Outlaws will participate in their first XFL supplemental draft, to be held Friday, December 29, via conference call between league headquarters in Stamford, Conn., and the … Read more

Santa has one last gift for Outlaw Fans!

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By TheGrandonGang – XFLBoard.com Las Vegas Outlaws Team Reporter 26 December 2000 – After watching the Monday Night Football competitive fiasco (hurry up XFL season!), it was off to the kitchen for one last libation. When I returned, who should I see on TV but the Las Vegas Outlaw Cheerleaders. The Las Vegas ABC affiliate runs … Read more

Will There Be a “Rick & Bubba” Section in Birmingham?

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By Bamaslammer – Birmingham Bolts Co-Reporter 20 December 2000 – Rick and Bubba the radio play-by-play men for the Birmingham Thunderbolts Radio Network are knocking around the idea of a “Rick and Bubba” section for the Bolts games. The idea originated in Orlando where radio host Russ Collins of the “Monsters of the Mid-Day” radio … Read more

T – 7 weeks and counting

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By Bamaslammer – Birmingham Bolts Co-Reporter 14 December 2000 – Things are beginning to heat up around Birmingham in anticipation of the Bolts first game. Activity is taking place on several fronts. The BIGGEST news around town is the hiring of the radio broadcast team. This would normally be a small news item were it … Read more

Success is in the cards – XFL names Topps exclusive trading card licensee

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STAMFORD, CT (Monday, December 11, 2000) — The XFL today named Topps as its exclusive trading card licensee. Topps’ XFL product for the inaugural season is scheduled to hit retail shelves in March 2001, with premium-quality collector cards featuring players from each of the league’s eight teams, including popular autograph and authentic relic inserts. Topps will … Read more

Rage obtain Ty Law, Lineman Levake

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News Courtesy of the Orlando Rage ORLANDO, Fla. (5 December 2000) — Ty Law, who helped the Orlando Predators to an Arena Football League championship last season, has been obtained by the Orlando Rage of the XFL. Law, a wide receiver/linebacker for the Predators, reached career highs in receptions (55), yards (766) and touchdowns (13) … Read more

Outlaws have Hotties!!!

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Introducing our **NEW** Outlaw Team Reporter – TheGrandonGang 2 December 2000 – Las Vegas football fans were given a belated Thanksgiving treat to be thankful for when, on November 30, the XFL Las Vegas Outlaws “unveiled” the inaugural Cheerleading squad during a VIP event at the Studio 54 dance club inside the MGM Grand on the … Read more