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New XFL owner to be named in August – and it...

Rumored to be among the companies taking a look at acquiring the bankrupt football league is Fox/Disney, while a CBS reporter has floated the idea that the NFL should buy the XFL as “a developmental league.”

Vince McMahon reportedly trying to revive XFL

According to The Athletic, McMahon -- who filed for Chapter 11 protection for the league in April -- is looking to retrieve the XFL "at a fire-sale price.”

WWE laying off numerous wrestlers, delaying move to new HQ

The moves come just days after WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon announced that Alpha Entertainment, the firm he created to oversee his alternative pro football league the XFL, was filing for bankruptcy.

Days after mass firings, XFL parent company declares Chapter 11

The corporation reported assets valued in the $10-50 million range, and has an estimated range of 1,000-5,000 creditors.

XFL suspends operations and will not return in 2021

“While a handful of executives remain employed, the league currently has no plans to return in 2021,” broadcast partner ESPN reported.

UPDATE: WWE cancels XFL; soldiers on – at least for now...

The Stamford firm says it is still committed to holding WrestleMania, its biggest show of the year, in Tampa Bay on April 5 but that it is "monitoring the situation closely."

XFL off to decent ratings, attendance start

Although the usually prolix Vince McMahon was relatively quiet about his Stamford-based league’s first week results, the XFL’s media partners were presumably pleased.

The new XFL: Stars seem aligned for success, but will viewers...

Gone are the scantily-clad cheerleaders, "He Hate Me" and shirtless comedians. "I don’t think it will be driven by a pro wrestling personality or trying to be ‘off the edge’ as it was the first time," says one observer.

Survey finds 45% of football fans excited over XFL’s return

Millennials and Generation Z were the most excited to see the XFL games.

Vince McMahon’s XFL names starting quarterbacks for inaugural season

Two XFL quarterbacks, Landry Jones and Matt McGloin played for the Raiders for three seasons.

Vince McMahon’s XFL unveils team names and logos

The first season is scheduled to begin in February, consisting of 10 games and two post-season matches.

XFL signs deals for 2020 TV broadcasts

The 2020 XFL season runs from Feb. 8 to April 26.

WWE takes swipe at Super Bowl with its own halftime show

This is the third WWE incarnation of "Halftime Heat," with earlier shows in 1999 and 2000.

XFL announces cities and stadiums for 2020 debut

“As far as our league is concerned, it will have nothing with politics,” said XFL founder Vince McMahon.

XFL taps Oliver Luck as commissioner and chief executive

The newly relaunched XFL professional football league has named Oliver Luck its first commissioner and CEO.