The XFL has named their Washington D.C. franchise, the DC Defenders.
“On the shoulders of giants, they stand tall. Unconquerable. Unyielding. Marching ever forward, A force united. One quest. One purpose. One resolve. Seeking glory through grit. Victory through valor. The DC Defenders. Taking their stand. February 2020.”
Under head coach Pep Hamilton, the team will begin play in Audi Field in February 2020.