Vince McMahon announced that XFL is returning in 2020. And people had a lot of thoughts about it! Will it be a success? Probably not, but it will be different and certainly a spectacle.
Here are the best reactions on Twitter to the announcement!
A BIG (literally) ex-NFL star looking for a 3rd
— jared lorenzen (@JaredLorenzen22) January 25, 2018
— Johnny Manziel (@JManziel2) January 25, 2018
— DIVAbible (@DivaBibleWWE) January 25, 2018
Will the halftime show just be a monologue about Obama?
Any hope of political impartiality in the new XFL went out the window today as Tomi Lahren was introduced as sideline reporter [9/19]
— Future Dave Meltzer (@FutureMeltzer) January 25, 2018
Vince didn’t always answer a question, but the opening rap sure did!
The stupid XFL rap arguably had more substantive information than Vince have during the conference call.
— David Bixenspan (@davidbix) January 25, 2018
Some stats to explain Vince’s decision. But when will he launch his own diet soda?
— Derek Montilla (@Cap_Kaveman) January 25, 2018
There will be some interesting rules.
If you don’t stand for the anthem in the XFL you gotta go one on one with the Undertaker
— Young Person (@EricTrillman_) January 25, 2018
Vince’s competitors are always one step behind.
VERNE GAGNE TO ANNOUNCE HIS NEW BASKETBALL LEAGUE AT 5PM ON CLOSED CIRCUIT TELEVISION
— Bakabella (@SBakabella) January 25, 2018
Did Vince just take a shot at Raw?
Vince McMahon asks who wants to sit through a 3 – 3 1/2 hour and have games under that time frame – yes, who could imagine sitting down for three hours every week?
— John Pollock (@iamjohnpollock) January 25, 2018
Here are the best responses to the XFL return from the WWE roster!
Ah, the XFL returning is a wonderful idea! American Football has always been way too flashy. I’m sure this will be a new, more refined, and wholesome, beginning for the sport! Bravo, @VinceMcMahon! #XFL2020
— Drew Gulak (@DrewGulak) January 25, 2018
Nia Hate Me?
I’m brainstorming my XFL names:
1. Better Than You
2. I Can Kick Your Butt
3. Move Now
4. Beautiful Badass
5. Big Can of Whoop Ass
Feel free to chime in #XFL2020
— Nia Jax (@NiaJaxWWE) January 25, 2018
Maybe it’ll be a league for smaller players?
— Daivari Dinero (@AriyaDaivariWWE) January 25, 2018
Every Gameday will be Rusev (Game)Day
I would like to be a participant in VKM LONG SHOT #XFL2020
— Rusev (@RusevBUL) January 25, 2018
And the best and last from over-worked Corey Graves
Does this mean I have to be on MORE shows? ?#XFL2020
— Corey Graves (@WWEGraves) January 25, 2018
What do you think about the XFL return? Share your thoughts in the comments below.