According to the official press alert for the XFL press conference, New Jersey Governor Philip Murphy will be in attendance, so it was a safe bet that the New York City area would have a team.
The St. Louis team will play in The Dome at America's Center, where the St. Louis Rams played in downtown St. Louis.
XFL is coming back and at this point, it seems like Vince McMahon and his company are planning something to make this as big of a deal as possible.
The Gateway to the West, St. Louis represents opportunity, promise, and a legacy of great football.
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Hopefully he gets us on a run here, get in a couple practices. "We can't wait to get him back in Toronto". In discussions we had a lot of players come up (from other teams), not just defence.
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McMahon said there is a long term financial commitment to the XFL, and that the game play will be innovative and exciting.
The announcement of the return of the XFL was made in January and is expected to launch in 2020. He also said they've taken input from fans and some of their best ideas have come from them. The XFL is now testing out elements of its format with junior college football teams to solidify a final on-field product. The XFL has locked in major former National Football League executives, and in the first quarter of 2019, they will identify team presidents and key players, including Doug Flutie. The league will start with eight teams, 45-man active rosters and a 10-week regular-season schedule, with a postseason consisting of two semifinal playoff games and a championship game.
The XFL hopes to deliver a fan-centric, innovative experience, including fast-paced games and a family friendly environment, complemented by cross-platform viewing options and real-time fan engagement.
The XFL was originally founded in 1999, but closed after one season.