What Is The United Football League?

Discussion in 'Other Sports' started by The Don, Jul 8, 2009.

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  1. The Don

    The Don Upsetting The Apple Cart

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    I have heard a few bits and pieces on this new United Foorball League, but did not know the schedule, teams, cities, etc.

    Thursday and Friday night games on Versus? Championship on Thanksgiving?

    There is a decent article in The Jacksonville paper on the new UFL league starting up, and oddly enough Zach Pillar is mentioned as a new player.

    http://www.jacksonville.com/sports/..._put_united_football_league_back_in_launch_mo
     
  2. jessestylex

    jessestylex DeadGirlsCantSayNo

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    it'll be fun to watch, i doubt it'll ever mount to anything.

    but you never know. with enough ratings and demand it could come back for a second season and last longer. I heard they might be trying to get Vick to play.
     
  3. Laserjock

    Laserjock South Endzone Rocks! Staff

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    I am guessing it goes the way of the USFL.
     
  4. TheBisco

    TheBisco Starter

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    or XFL? It will be hard to judge which games are more pointless and vapid on Thanksgiving now.
     
  5. Gunny

    Gunny Shoutbox Fuhrer

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    Pretty silly to have a season at the same time as the NFL.
     
  6. Alex1939

    Alex1939 Space Invaders Champion

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    Yeah I don't get the fall schedule. Why would I watch UFL over NFL or NCAA football?

    If there were an NFL game on Friday nights, sometimes I'd be watching it. But I don't want to follow UFL along with college when I'm normally getting good to great games on Thursday,Saturday,Sunday, and Monday.
     
  7. Gunny

    Gunny Shoutbox Fuhrer

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    UFL during the week wouldn't be so bad.
     
  8. Alex1939

    Alex1939 Space Invaders Champion

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    If it was on in the Spring I'd at least mildly keep up with it. I'm one of the only people I know that followed the XFL.
     
  9. GMITTS

    GMITTS WHY VY SHOULD BE OUR #3

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    college games during the week dont really get good until the end of the season..after thanksgiving. i think it is kinda smart to do it this way...lets be honest..if this league was going in the spring/summer no one would watch it because it is nice out and you do things out side..same reason most shows do reruns during the summer. having games on thursday and friday nights wont be so bad...that would be 5 days every week of football...welcome to my personal nirvana
     
  10. World Peace

    World Peace Let's Go Boys

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    Lets be honest, why would I wanna watch a buncha practice team guys? Sure, there may be one or two that has a Kurt Warner career but the UFL may turn into the Has-been and Never-was league.
     
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