Tag: XFL

Sports Thoughts

Nashville’s third major league sports team kicked off over the weekend as Nashville SC made their debut in Major League Soccer (MLS) in front of over 59,000 fans at Nissan Stadium. The local news folks said this was the largest crowd to watch a professional soccer game in state...

XFL Expansion To Nashville?

After a successful first weekend of the XFL, there is premature speculation on what cities the league might expand to next. Personally, I think it’s way too soon to assume that the XFL will add more cities yet. This version of the league has been operating in a slow...

Second Coming Of The XFL

This weekend, the return of the XFL kicked off in Dallas, New York, Houston and Washington D.C. I liked it and have a good feeling about this league. Early reviews and ratings are already better than last year’s failure of the Alliance of American Football (AAF) which failed to...

Random Sports Thoughts

PREDATORS GOT THE DEVIL FOR A COACH Okay, I have GOT to say this….what the “devil” were the Predators thinking in hiring John Hynes to replace Peter Laviolette as their coach?  I don’t understand the thinking that goes into replacing Laviolette with a coach was was fired in December...

Football Friday (8/23/19)

Let’s take a look at American football being played around the world…. CANADIAN FOOTBALL LEAGUE Friday night football kicks off Week 11 with the Blue Bombers in Edmonton playing for first place in the West Division. Edmonton is undefeated at home this season (4-0) and is looking to make...

XFL Releases Names/Logos For Teams….and I Like Them

Okay, I have had a lot of hits on my blog with my XFL team name predictions and….I missed them all. Let’s take a look at what the XFL decided: Dallas Renegades I’m okay with this one and it fits what a Dallas team should be called. The United...

Obscure Sports Report (6/13/18)

The Saskatchewan Rush won their third National Lacrosse League (NLL) title in Game 3 of the championship series against the Rochester Knighthawks.  Jeff Shattler scored four goals in the series-deciding game in the 15-10 win.  For the Rush, the win was particularly sweet redemption after having their two-year reign...