XFL Faces One Less Barrier As AAF Announces It Will Suspend League Operations Immediately

Just eight weeks into its inaugural season, the Alliance of American Football (AAF) has suspended operations. The league was seen as the alternative to the NFL and started on Feb. 9 which was just six days after Super Bowl XLIII. All @TheAAF football operations will be suspended in the next few hours, per source with knowledge… Read More XFL Faces One Less Barrier As AAF Announces It Will Suspend League Operations Immediately

Vince McMahon Sells Millions Of Dollars Worth Of WWE Stock To Help Fund The XFL

A new SEC filing made by WWE today revealed that Vince McMahon sold 3,204,427 shares of company stock, worth around $270 million. The filing noted that the sale was primarily to fund Vince’s Alpha Entertainment LLC, which oversees the XFL football league that will re-launch in 2020. Vince informed the company that he has no current plan to sell additional shares,… Read More Vince McMahon Sells Millions Of Dollars Worth Of WWE Stock To Help Fund The XFL

XFL Reportedly Negotiating A Pair Of Significant TV Deals, AAF Note

Vince McMahon’s XFL football league is reportedly having TV deal talks with Fox and ESPN, according to Sports Business Daily, via Awful Announcing. The pair of TV deals for the XFL would see games air on ABC, Fox, ESPN and FS1. The talks do not involve the XFL airing on ESPN’s streaming service, ESPN+, at least as… Read More XFL Reportedly Negotiating A Pair Of Significant TV Deals, AAF Note