Is it ever to early to talk about the draft? Here in the XCFL we have seen our share of poor draft prospects. One of the hardest thing to find is a good pass rush prospect. If you go back to draft one, the Titans hit gold with Mr. Walker, since then, can't miss prospects like Terrance Baxter and Luke Wood have been far from inpressive. And then theres Clemson's phenom Tavarus Houston. Born in South Beach, Tavarus was a big kid in high school that was super fast. He ran anchor on th...[ Continue reading ]
The Vikings have struggled the last few years and the start to the 2027 doesn't look any better as they sit at 2-3 5 games in. The packers currently lead the division at 5-0 and they show no signs of letting up. The finish of last season left the Vikings and Packers each tied at 7-9, they also split head to head and had the same divisional record at 4-2. The Vikings had more conference wins with 7 to the Packers 6 but somehow politics got involved and the Packers got the no...[ Continue reading ]
It took until week 3 but the Vikings finally righted the ship against Oakland picking up a win. Just like the Superbowl a few years back, the lights went out in the third quarter while up 11 with 4 mins left. Stadium staff could not figure out what the problem was but it was no coincidence a few of the the radier mafia was found in the electrical room shortly after. Minnesota launched an investigation which is still under way to fin...[ Continue reading ]
Enough with the constant search for the XCFL’s top talent. I am going to try something different: building the perfect player at key positions by combining the traits of some of the top players in the XCFL today. The series continues with the perfect Offensive Lineman below.
The perfect Offensive Lineman would have ...
... the pass sets of Grayson Denton.
Watching Denton frame pass rushers on the edge is an a...[ Continue reading ]
Cardinals Player Spotlight
Most often known for his eccentric personality Andrew Luck has come into Arizona and done nothing but impress through his first 3 starts. He is making the front office look like geniuses after sending our franchise and SB winning QB Zeus Phillips to Cincinnati for multiple first rounders and Joe Mi...[ Continue reading ]
Hope springs eternal during the XCFL draft. All 32 clubs enter the event confident that when their name is called, they'll select a difference-maker.
Of course, that's not always the case. Look at the list of first-round picks since our first season this cycle, and there's been no shortage of swings and misses—more by some teams than others.
Looking at you, Josh.
However, just about every franchise has hit on at least one first-round pick ...[ Continue reading ]
Instant Impact Rookies (Offense)
After the first quarter of the season let’s take a look at the rookies that have wasted no time making an impact on the offensive side of the ball.
1.) TB QB Ethan Nance: Of course, the rookie at #1 is the X-factor QB that fell into Kylo’s lap at 20th overall. The rook has waste...[ Continue reading ]
Rosters by elite players - 90+
For reference across the league only 4 90+ OL only 1 EA GEN (not surprisingly a Joshe thickboi)
Second Tops 6:
Working it 5:
Enough with the constant search for the XCFL’s top talent. I am going to try something different: building the perfect player at key positions by combining the traits of some of the top players in the XCFL today. The series continues with the perfect Safety below.
The perfect Safety would have ...
... the play speed of Deoin Coefield.
Play speed is the combination of mental processing and athletic ability. Sa...[ Continue reading ]
This offseason has been one of the biggest offseasons for XCFL Denver Bronco fans in recent history. Multiple big trades moving stud players, and the Broncos had more draft picks this season than any other season this cycle. Although the draft was very underwhelming the Broncos still managed to find a couple of starters and look for them to make an immediate impact. We will go over all of the offseason movers and list some of the Rookies who we look to make immediate impacts this season.</...[ Continue reading ]