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See the new XFL logos: League unveils team names, brands for its eight franchises

See the new XFL logos: League unveils team names, brands for its eight franchises

8:00 AM ET ESPN staff The XFL is back in 2023, its third iteration after trying to launch a spring football league two other times. The first came in 2001, and there was also a COVID-19-shortened attempt in 2020. Before the league, which is being run by an ownership group headed by league co-owners Dwayne …

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ARLINGTON, TEXAS - OCTOBER 30: Tony Pollard #20 of the Dallas Cowboys celebrates a touchdown against the Chicago Bears during the second quarter at AT&T Stadium on October 30, 2022 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Richard Rodriguez/Getty Images)

Scores, results, highlights from around the league

NFL fans were treated Halloween weekend. Several teams put on an offensive showcase across the league. Six teams scored 30 or more points. The Dallas Cowboys scored a season-high 49 points against the Chicago Bears. The Atlanta Falcons and Carolina Panthers combined for 71 points in a wild overtime battle. The individual performances were just …

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Oklahoma and Texas will remain in the Big 12 through 2025, Big 12 commissioner says

Oklahoma and Texas will remain in the Big 12 through 2025, Big 12 commissioner says

July 13, 2022 video. Bob Bowlsby will be succeeded by Brett Yormack, who officially takes over on August 1. Video courtesy/Big 12 KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Oklahoma and Texas will remain in the Big 12 Conference through the remainder of the league’s current grant of rights before departing for the SEC in 2025, Big 12 …

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Commanders' Dan Snyder sends NFL owners letter denying damning report of defiance, threats to rest of league

Commanders’ Dan Snyder sends NFL owners letter denying damning report of defiance, threats to rest of league

The NFL owners meeting this week has a different vibe to it compared to years past. Apart from conversations about NFL officiating and how the quarterback should be protected, there’s also the potential issue of Washington Commanders owner Dan Snyder. A recent story from ESPN took aim at the embattled owner, claiming that he violated …

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Chelsea outclass Milan in the Champions League to ignite the Graham Potter era

Chelsea’s Champions League campaign has its ignition point and so does the managerial tenure of Graham Potter. It feels strange to think that this was only his third match in charge of the club following his appointment on September 8, the first having been the 1-1 draw here against Red Bull Salzburg. That had been …

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Stampede, riot at Indonesia football match killed 174, league suspended

Stampede, riot at Indonesia football match killed 174, league suspended

East Java stadium disaster apparently worst since 1964 Around 180 injured during crowd stampede Indonesia football association suspends league to investigate Police say they fired tear gas to control the crowd MALANG, Indonesia, Oct 2 (Reuters) – At least 174 people were killed and 180 injured in a stampede and riot at a soccer match …

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Overwatch League Skins Are Way More Expensive In 'Overwatch 2'

Overwatch League Skins Are Way More Expensive In ‘Overwatch 2’

Overwatch League skins are going to cost you a lot more in ‘Overwatch 2.’ Blizzard Entertainment Hoo boy. This isn’t going to go down well. I’ve had access to a review build of Overwatch 2 since last week, and I’ve been poking around to see what’s new/hadn’t already been announced. Once I clicked on the …

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UCF's new league, the Big 12, should put the Pac-12 out of its misery  Commentary

UCF’s new league, the Big 12, should put the Pac-12 out of its misery Commentary

Excuse me while I go get some paper towels and clean up this mess. I just spewed Coke Zero out of my nose and all over my desk after listening to an interview earlier this week with Pac-12 propagandist, er, commissioner George Kliavkoff. From a UCF perspective, my summation after listening to this comical interview …

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2023 SEC football schedule by team: Key games, dates as league releases full slate for next season

2023 SEC football schedule by team: Key games, dates as league releases full slate for next season

The meat of the 2022 college football season is right around the corner, but it’s never too early to start looking ahead. The SEC revealed its 2023 football schedule on Tuesday, and it includes plenty of intrigue and will stir debate on how next season’s conference race will play out. There are, of course, staples …

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