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Here's the full list of the 8 XFL cities and their venues

07 December, 2018, 05:09 | Author: Lora Ball
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The Tampa Bay team, which does not yet have a name, will play its home games at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa.

World Wrestling Entertainment founder and Chairman McMahon has come up with a different game plan than the one employed by his first football league that mixed the sport with aspects of his wrestling empire.

"We're really looking forward to once again establishing a very exciting, innovative form of football that quite frankly we've never seen before", McMahon said.

The XFL folded after one wild season in 2001, spawning nicknames such as Rod "He Hate Me" Smart.

So will this new XFL succeed?

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Dec 5, 2018-The XFL today announced the eight cities and venues its teams will call home when the league launches the weekend of February 8-9, 2020.

At Wednesday's press conference, Luck said the XFL will test for PEDs. It featured Erik Moses, senior vice president and managing director of Events DC, speaking on behalf of the District.

One day after the long-awaited announcement that Seattle will be getting an National Hockey League franchise, the city is also going to be the site of one of the eight franchises in the rebooted XFL.

Commissioner Luck emphasized that they are committed to "listening to the fans" and keeping each game well under three hours.

As CBS Sports first reported in January, the controversial professional league, which originated as a joint venture between WWE and NBC, is set for a 2020 reboot, complete with eight league-owned franchises. "But what has not changed is the love of football".

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"We held a series of meetings and discussed ways we can take the game that we all love and modify it, tweak it enough so that it's familiar yet distinctive", Luck said. He mentioned the hundreds of players that get cut from the National Football League and they will be invited to try out for the XFL.

"Hundreds of players are cut every year from National Football League teams", Luck said in front of press and owners.

All eight XFL teams will have the same roster budget.

McMahon sold WWE shares worth $100 million to bankroll the XFL's relaunch.

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