He says that this version of the XFL will "Deliver a fan-centric, innovative experience, including shorter, fast paced games and a family-friendly environment, complimented by cross-platform viewing option and real-time fan engagement". The new version will have eight teams, like the first XFL, with a 10-game schedule.
"Every city is on our radar", he said, adding that it only makes sense for the XFL to land in cities where "they play football".
McMahon will be the only owner of all the league's teams, and said players will not be able to make political statements while on the field. He also said the league will consider the "quality of human being" when inviting players to the league.
McMahon didn't come right out and guarantee that players would be required to stand for the national anthem, but said the rules will be made public and players will know the XFL's rules if a mandate to stand during the anthem is included.
"We want someone who does not have any criminality associated with them whatsoever".
Rumours of the XFL's return started late past year when it emerged that Vince had taken $100 million of his own money out of WWE and put it into a new venture, the parent company of the new XFL "Alpha Entertainment". "We didn't give ourselves enough time to put together [teams that could] actually play good football", he said.
He also suggested cheerleaders wouldn't be a part of the XFL, telling ESPN's Darren Rovell in an interview: "But we aren't going to have much of what the XFL had, including the cheerleaders, who aren't really part of the game anymore".
McMahon said the XFL would be "Football reimagined". We're not going to have any social issues involved.
"The landscape for sports and entertainment has changed dramatically, I think you could argue, in McMahon's favor", Carter said, as digital media companies now compete to stream sports and young people become turned off by the length of games.
The XFL recently returned to pop-culture discussion due to ESPN's30 for 30 documentary This Was the XFL.
McMahon says he will have an open forum for fans to contribute ideas to the new league. In addition, McMahon stated that the league would be a single entity and would not use the franchise model. The league collapsed after just one season, with NBC and the WWF losing tens of millions of dollars.
Attendance and TV ratings for XFL games were initially strong, but tanked as the season went along.
When asked about Kaepernick's potential inclusion in the XFL, McMahon said that any player would be welcome as long as they abide by the rules laid out by the league. "We're here to play football".
While that sounds like a ton of money (and it is) Vince's recent transaction only accounts for less than 5% of WWE's shares.
Only 3 foreigners (Lionel Messi, Daniel Alves, and Phillip Cocu) have played more games for Barcelona than Mascherano . It happens this Thursday night when Barça hosts Espanyol in the Copa del Rey quarterfinal return leg.
They said they created the T-shirt for all the new Hayden and Claudia fans who think his search was the most romantic thing ever. He took matters into his own hands and decided he was going to email every single person named Claudia that goes to MSU.
Lindsey Graham (R-SC) criticized White House adviser Stephen Miller over his role in the immigration negotiations. But there is debate - inside and outside the White House - about how powerful Miller actually is.
It explores the effects of gender and sex in society, and was one of the first major feminist science fiction books. A family statement posted Tuesday on Le Guin's verified Twitter account says she passed away peacefully on Monday.
He says the 15-year-old male suspect will be charged with two counts of murder and multiple counts of attempted murder. One student said they could never look at the school the same way again. "It's frightful ", A concerned parent said.
Simmons, who would have become the first Australian selected as an All-Star, was in good company in being snubbed on Tuesday. While some of these reserves may feel like they should've been starting, all that matters is that they're an All-Star.
Crucially it makes no explicit mention of state casinos wanting to authorise sports betting or any mention of online betting. So, the one percent " integrity fee " would amount to as much as 29 percent of revenue, according to the lobbying group.
The accused was arrested when his DNA matched with the sample found from the victim's body, Geo News reported, citing the sources. Zainab's brother, Abu Bakar said that the culprit should be given an exemplary sentence so that others like him get a message.
For what it's worth, Tesla over the past few years has tweaked the Autopilot feature as to make it safer for drivers. The auto had been travelling at 65mph before the accident near Los Angeles, Culver City firefighters union said.
Acer's New Chromebook Spin 11 Features A 360-Degree Hinge
Plus, customers can stand it up in display mode to get closer to the screen, or use it in tent-mode for small spaces. It's also well connected with a brace of USB Type-C ports, two USB 3.0 connections, and a microSD card reader.
Google Audiobooks Launches in 45 Countries
The Audiobooks section on Google Play is live right now, and you can avail a 50% discount on your first book. The company is rolling out on Play and the Google Play Books app works with both Android and iOS.
Apple Backports Meltdown Patch to Older macOS Versions
These are created to tackle vulnerabilities with Meltdown and Spectre on older MacBooks that use macOS Sierra and OS X El Captain. Additionally, Apple has also macOS High Sierra version 10.13.3 that focuses on security, stability, and bug fixes.
India loses Series but they have Wanderers
We are all expecting some rain at least on the first two days, so the pacers may get to dictate this game. On the eve of the final Test, Virat Kohli spoke on different lines.
Canada to sign on to Pacific trade pact
Many believed the original TPP had suffered a fatal blow when Trump pulled out of the deal in his first week as president. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said the new agreement was a "damned sight better" than what was previously offered.
King, Queen to take part in World Economic Forum in Davos
She was reportedly planning to attend to support President Donald Trump , who is scheduled to make an address on Friday. Some analysts are comparing Trump's large roster to that of Chinese President Xi Jinping at last year's forum.