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Forum: General Football 01-25-2018, 06:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 285
Posted By 4th&long
Post XFL:Orlando interested in getting team

http://www.orlandosentinel.com/sports/from-the-sports-editor/os-xfl-orlando-rage-0125-story.html

>>Although McMahon said it was too early to determine what cities will get teams — he said the...
Forum: Outdoor Football 01-25-2018, 06:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 539
Posted By 4th&long
Post ESPN: Vince McMahon: XFL to return in 2020 without gimmicks

Great summary article of XFL return

Vince is taking this much more serious this time... :D

http://www.espn.com/nfl/story/_/id/22213241/vince-mcmahon-gimmick-free-xfl-return-2020

>>Over the...
Forum: General Football 01-25-2018, 06:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 230
Posted By 4th&long
Yeah it was fun, you won't see that oh here due...

Yeah it was fun, you won't see that oh here due to some S.Hill's posting

4th
Forum: ADL 12-18-2017, 12:02 PM
Replies: 29
Nal
Views: 6,311
Posted By 4th&long
Arrow I think ashamed is a bit much but point taken. ...

I think ashamed is a bit much but point taken. However keep in mind the 5 AFL teams plus 3 former AFL teams in other leagues, all together are roughly averaging 9-10k (NET).

The NAL greatly...
Forum: General Football 12-18-2017, 11:27 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,001
Posted By 4th&long
Thumbs up I do recall that, certainly correctable, NFL has...

I do recall that, certainly correctable, NFL has many negatives going for it despite being king-of-the-hill, mostly falling on Roger Goodell's horrible leadership.

4th
Forum: General Football 12-16-2017, 12:53 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,001
Posted By 4th&long
Post XFL to return?

Or something similar??

http://profootballtalk.nbcsports.com/category/rumor-mill/

>Now, out of nowhere, rumors of a potential return of the XFL have surfaced, with Brad Shepard reporting that...
Forum: ADL 12-16-2017, 12:47 AM
Replies: 29
Nal
Views: 6,311
Posted By 4th&long
While Monterrey closed shop months ago and was...

While Monterrey closed shop months ago and was only rethinking of coming back. If they aren't in, its for a legit reason. NJ Though did have financial issues.

There won't be any deadbeat teams...
Forum: General Football 11-20-2017, 09:14 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,482
Posted By 4th&long
Arrow good post, it is possible

good post, it is possible
Forum: IFL 10-09-2017, 01:13 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,892
Posted By 4th&long
Arrow Quite the opposite AZ and to a lessor extent Iowa...

Quite the opposite AZ and to a lessor extent Iowa are banking coin and are doing what that need to protect that positive cash flow. Az is rumored to be part of the cif lawsuit as a defendant

No...
Forum: IFL 10-04-2017, 11:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,892
Posted By 4th&long
Correct. Possibly stronger than in 2017. Having...

Correct. Possibly stronger than in 2017. Having Az banking coin in the league has its benefits

4th
Forum: ADL 10-03-2017, 02:22 PM
Replies: 29
Nal
Views: 6,311
Posted By 4th&long
Arrow I don't think any of this is as easy as you might...

I don't think any of this is as easy as you might think.
1- I'd say the commitment part is so that potential expansion teams see a commitment and are more likely to join.
2 - The...
Forum: ADL 09-19-2017, 02:28 PM
Replies: 29
Nal
Views: 6,311
Posted By 4th&long
IFL has two former AFL teams including the very...

IFL has two former AFL teams including the very large market Arizona Rattlers. And a third former AF2 team. They may play with the 7 or possibly 8. But with both Iowa and AZ drawing well the...
Forum: General Football 09-14-2017, 02:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 517
Posted By 4th&long
Post http://www.sportsmediawatch.com/2017/09/nfl-rating...

http://www.sportsmediawatch.com/2017/09/nfl-ratings-2017-cbs-singleheader-eight-year-low/
>>
Sunday’s telecast was the lowest rated and least-watched Week 1 singleheader window in eight years,...
Forum: Announcements 09-11-2017, 10:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 9,796
Posted By 4th&long
Chase people away - good business model.

Chase people away - good business model.
Forum: General Football 09-11-2017, 06:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 517
Posted By 4th&long
Arrow That's only for the Thursday opener... And...

That's only for the Thursday opener...

And excludes steaming

Let's see how it trends this weekend and over next couple weeks.
...
Forum: Indoor/Arena Football 08-29-2017, 07:38 PM
Replies: 4
Cif
Views: 416
Posted By 4th&long
Arrow Texas Revolution is the CIF champs and located in...

Texas Revolution is the CIF champs and located in the 4th largest metro stat. area yet can't draw. Says it all. CIF is a Single A league in a AAA sport.

Jax in NAL had almost 10k for...
Forum: Announcements 08-29-2017, 07:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 9,796
Posted By 4th&long
Arrow They have many people who used to post on the MBs...

They have many people who used to post on the MBs but are constantly told how dumb they are to talk alternate sports potential on an Alternate/minor sports website. They stop posting and then stop...
Forum: IFL 08-20-2017, 09:35 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,892
Posted By 4th&long
Arrow Saw this a few days ago as well. IFL...

Saw this a few days ago as well.

IFL statement from late July also alluded to it with SF absent from those supposedly committed to IFL in 2017
...
Forum: General Football 08-20-2017, 12:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 645
Posted By 4th&long
Post PFT: Spring League to conduct tryouts in multiple cities this fall

http://profootballtalk.nbcsports.com/2017/08/20/spring-league-to-conduct-tryouts-in-multiple-cities-this-fall/

>>At a time when the NFL has no developmental league, the Spring League is the...
Forum: IFL 08-19-2017, 12:02 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,892
Posted By 4th&long
Arrow WF city is puny, CIF is the smart choice for...

WF city is puny, CIF is the smart choice for them. Im just saying Iheard his tv interview and thats what he said.

4th
Forum: IFL 08-18-2017, 09:27 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,892
Posted By 4th&long
Arrow WF owner DID NOT say low attendnace he actually...

WF owner DID NOT say low attendnace he actually said attendance was good at 3k a game (which I think is questionable) in his TV interview. What he did say was that the TRAVEL costs were high. Plus...
Forum: Outdoor Football 08-15-2017, 11:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 762
Posted By 4th&long
Post SL: Player signs with Jax

https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=1987246121553827&id=1834445640167210

https://www.cbssports.com/fantasy/football/news/jaguars-david-grinnage-latches-on-with-jacksonville/
...
Forum: General Football 08-15-2017, 11:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 332
Posted By 4th&long
Post SL: instructional league might huddle up in Austin

http://www.statesman.com/sports/breaking-news-pro-football-instructional-league-might-huddle-austin/Tslxaao545s9rqqK4C5v0M/

>>
Far-fetched? Perhaps, but not as crazy a thought as one might think...
Forum: IFL 08-15-2017, 10:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,892
Posted By 4th&long
Also heard a couple teams may be going to NAL. ...

Also heard a couple teams may be going to NAL. Lots of rumors floating. The rumors seem to be - NAL, AFL & CIF growing, IFL contracting or folding.

4th
Forum: IFL 07-15-2017, 10:20 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,892
Posted By 4th&long
I agree, AFL eating costs for failed franchises...

I agree, AFL eating costs for failed franchises has dragged them down. But their new model may not attract new owners quickly. At least it appears they stopped the bleeding. And losing solid well...
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