XFL returning in 2020, Vince McMahon makes announcement addressing early details

first_img Vince Mcmahon Nick Noel Google+ Roman Reigns January 26, 2018 at 5:52 am Vince plans to “take a back seat” when it comes to the executive level and overall process of the #XFL this time around #XFL2020— Wrestleview.com (@wrestleview) January 25, 2018 Vince is asked if President Trump would support this return of the #XFL, Vince has no idea, he says #XFL will have “absolutely nothing to do with politics or social issues” #XFL2020— Wrestleview.com (@wrestleview) January 25, 2018 Seth Rollins Defends WWE On Two Separate Occasions Pinterest they”ll just lose every game. no point. lol Now Playing Up Next Fredrik Larsson Linda McMahon To Leave SBA Job To Head Trump Super PAC Fundraising Vince is asked about his previous #XFL role in 2001 and what it will be now, Vince says this may be the “last you see of me” out front and that he won’t be the center of attention, they plan to hire qualified executives #XFL2020— Wrestleview.com (@wrestleview) January 25, 2018 Videos Articles WhatsApp SteelCity1981 Vince is asked if he’s worried about over saturation with football in the market, Vince points out 7 months without football when the #NFL and college seasons end, he thinks they can create their own demand with better football #XFL2020— Wrestleview.com (@wrestleview) January 25, 2018 Adam Martin RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Wrestleview Live #65: Reviewing and discussing WWE Clash of Champions from Charlotte Vince is asked about media plans to host the games, he wants to re-imagine how you distribute the game, Vince says it could be a “combination” of many forms of presentation #XFL2020— Wrestleview.com (@wrestleview) January 25, 2018 January 25, 2018 at 5:01 pm Vince is asked about the #ESPN 30 for 30 and if that helped play a role in the return, Vince said no as they were exploring bringing it back for many years, he did put over the great job #ESPN did with the piece #XFL2020— Wrestleview.com (@wrestleview) January 25, 2018 No cross over is also good for those of us who have 0 interest in “Hand egg” No initial talks have taken place with cable or broadcast outlets to carry the return of the #XFL as of right now, Vince noted a lot of interest #XFL2020— Wrestleview.com (@wrestleview) January 25, 2018 Vince is asked if nicknames will be allowed, Vince says “they aren’t there yet” regarding nicknames on jerseys, he’s asked to clarify about rules and the national anthem, “it’s a time honored tradition to stand and appreciate the national anthem” #XFL2020— Wrestleview.com (@wrestleview) January 25, 2018 NJ Louch Now Playing Up Next Videos Articles Vince is asked if they plan to target markets already with #NFL facilities or stadiums, Vince agrees, “the intent is to play where a lot of the other #NFL teams play”, Vince said every city is on the radar #XFL2020— Wrestleview.com (@wrestleview) January 25, 2018 Can’t Make the Cleveland Browns come to the XFL Twitter Well, at least it seems he’s learned his biggest lesson from the last time, as there is to be no crossing over of wrestling personalities into the XFL or vice versa. That was probably what screwed the XFL’s chances from the get-go the first time around. Not saying it would’ve failed anyway, but that most certainly did not help its cause at all. Recommended videosPowered by AnyClipVince McMahon Gave Roman Reigns Advice After Cancer DiagnosisVideo Player is loading.Play VideoPauseUnmuteDuration 0:36/Current Time 0:07Loaded: 100.00%0:07Remaining Time -0:29 FullscreenUp NextThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. 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January 25, 2018 at 10:42 pm Riz Ahmed January 26, 2018 at 5:51 am When asked if the recent #NFL controvery this past season played a role with this launch, Vince said no and they always had a plan to bring it back, he said #WWE isn’t directly involved due to the initial $100 million investment #XFL2020— Wrestleview.com (@wrestleview) January 25, 2018 Vince McMahon Gave Roman Reigns Advice After Cancer Diagnosis January 26, 2018 at 8:13 am Vince says the return of the #XFL will not pull him away from his duties with #WWE, he will continue to be Chairman and CEO of the company, regarding a crossover with talent, Vince says “there will be no crossover whatsoever from #WWE to the new #XFL” #XFL2020— Wrestleview.com (@wrestleview) January 25, 2018 He again emphasizes that “anyone who plays the game of football” is welcome to play in the #XFL (Colin Kaepernick is brought up by the caller), he says the rules and regulations will be known before you sign regarding the national anthem and other things #XFL2020— Wrestleview.com (@wrestleview) January 25, 2018 A national TV partner is still “to be determined”, Vince talks about the possibility of different “feeds” to appeal to a variety of demographics #XFL2020— Wrestleview.com (@wrestleview) January 25, 2018 Regarding lessons learned, Vince says the quality of play will improve. he notes they have two years to “really get it right” #XFL2020— Wrestleview.com (@wrestleview) January 25, 2018 January 25, 2018 at 5:47 pm January 25, 2018 at 3:44 pm January 25, 2018 at 8:55 pm Now Playing Up Next SteelCity1981 Vince McMahon is currently taking questions, he is asked about bringing back the #XFL, McMahon notes 7 months of no football, “why not now, I’ve always wanted to bring it back” #XFL2020— Wrestleview.com (@wrestleview) January 25, 2018 WWE Clash of Champions Results – 9/15/19 (Rollins vs. Strowman, Kingston vs. Orton) 13 COMMENTS January 25, 2018 at 6:39 pm Live Podcast: Reviewing and discussing WWE Clash of Champions from Charlotte no freedom of speech, good start vince. Facebook Vince says one example they might do is get rid of halftimes to make the game go faster, they plan to explore all options and be safe, “we are going to try and get to 2 hours” #XFL2020— Wrestleview.com (@wrestleview) January 25, 2018 The call/live broadcast comes to a close, what do you think about the return of the #XFL in 2020? #XFL2020 pic.twitter.com/gZFmoEFBDF— Wrestleview.com (@wrestleview) January 25, 2018You can watch the entire announcement below. Videos Articles Vince is asked about maybe going with a different name, he said they did explore other options, Vince said they stuck with the #XFL because “it is a cool name” #XFL2020— Wrestleview.com (@wrestleview) January 25, 2018 Regarding no TV partner at the moment and streaming games with social media, Vince said “all options are available to us and was never there before”, he noted they could do a “combination of things” #XFL2020— Wrestleview.com (@wrestleview) January 25, 2018 Now Playing Up Next Nick Noel Teams will be;Monterey, CAWest Palm Beach, FLGreenwich, CTThe Hamptons, NYTelluride, COHilton Head, SCAnd of courseParts Unknown, USA When asked about cities they are thinking of including maybe markets without an #NFL team, Vince says they will go where fans want them to go, “we are no where near that right now” in regards to plans #XFL2020— Wrestleview.com (@wrestleview) January 25, 2018 January 25, 2018 at 5:47 pm Jeffery Adam Phillips Steven Herrera stinkelbaum Vince McMahon is now live confirming the return of the #XFL, he is currently talking about fan feedback trying to improve the presentation of football going forward #XFL2020 pic.twitter.com/4vwcZnR6SS— Wrestleview.com (@wrestleview) January 25, 2018 JD Storm When asked if any wrestling broadcasters would get involved like Jim Ross, Jesse Ventura and Jerry Lawler did with the original #XFL, Vince immediately shoots that down and says no wrestling crossover will be involved #XFL2020— Wrestleview.com (@wrestleview) January 25, 2018 Roman Reigns is in Remission only 8 teams? ok… so how are they going to do a playoff format with only 8 teams, 2 teams per conference get in which and only have one playoff game per conference until the championship game? lol how about getting at least 16 teams on board first before restarting the xfl. that way you’ll have 2 divisions in a conference that will makeup 4 teams in each division and have 4 teams in each conference get in the playoffs with 2 round conference playoff games. It failed because the games were awful. When asked if he spoke with his wife Linda McMahon about this #XFL venture, Vince simply replied “no” #XFL2020— Wrestleview.com (@wrestleview) January 25, 2018 January 25, 2018 at 8:53 pm Al79 Shayne Ritter Media question about concussions and CTE in football, Vince is asked about keeping players safe, he wants to re-approach the game of football “on all levels” and make it “as safe as possible” #XFL2020— Wrestleview.com (@wrestleview) January 25, 2018 JD Storm people often forget that Freedom of Speech applies to government interference personal speech. at the job, the employer has plenty of discretion as to what their employees can say. most jobs want to avoid anything that could bring in bad publicity. Regarding the start up, Vince says it would start at the end of January/early February, he wouldn’t refer to it as a “Spring league” #XFL2020— Wrestleview.com (@wrestleview) January 25, 2018 I hope Vince learned from prior mistakes with the XFL. January 27, 2018 at 8:54 am Regarding keeping politics out of the #XFL, Vince all players will understand the rules and abide those rules regarding the national anthem, “whatever are rules are is what everyone will abide by” #XFL2020— Wrestleview.com (@wrestleview) January 25, 2018 The only reason XFL failed is because everyone jumped on that it’s fake because its run by Vince, how is it fake if NFL stole ideas and players from XFL, ie: the above the field camera shot and the XFL MVP that year Knowing what Shane did in his time away from WWE, I suspect his return is linked with this. Is WWE Losing Its Audience? Now Playing Up Next January 25, 2018 at 5:10 pm Comments are closed.last_img read more

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