The XFL held a press conference today at Met Life Stadium in New Jersey. Commissioner Oliver Luck talked about plans for player safety, shorter games, and ideas to make the game flow better. Among the plans are less team and TV timeouts. Luck said that the league plans on recruiting players from college and players that were cut by the NFL.
Luck announced the following cities and venues for the league relaunch in 2020:
- New York/New Jersey (Met Life Stadium)
- Dallas (Globe Life Park)
- Houston (TDECU Stadium)
- Los Angeles (Stub Hub Center)
- St. Louis (The Dome @ America’s Center)
- Seattle (CenturyLink Field)
- Tampa Bay (Raymond James Stadium)
- Washington, DC (Audi Field)
Fans can reserve season tickets starting today at XFL.com. Luck said that team names, logos, colors, and players will be announced in the coming weeks and months.
You can watch the press conference below: